Development Activities

Development Photos December 2017


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Chipembe Dam

Chipembe intake tower

Plant site looking south

Thickener and process water storage


Development Photos November 2017

Bags of product


Plant at night

Plant looking north

Recycle crusher



Development Photos October 2017


Penstock tower

Decant Ring TSF

First tailings to TSF

Ligting Flotation

Thickener and process water tank


Development Photos August 2017

Flotation and polishing mills

Penstock tower

Plant looking West

Primary milling and flotation

Road rehabilitation grading

Thickener and process water tank


Development Photos July 2017


Ore Bin

plant site looking south

primary crusher

primary milling

Process Water Pond


Development Photos June 2017

Accommodation village

Administration building

Installation of conveyor belt - crusher to ore bin

Plant site looking SW - polishing mills and thickener

Plant Site overview looking South

Primary crusher - sizer


Development Photos May 2017



Cutline for Pipline Looking South to Plant



Plant site looking South


Development Photos April 2017

Coarse and fines product drying columns

Flotation with classifier to right

Fuel storage

Ore bin

Plant looking south

West Pit and subsoil dump


Development Photos March 2017

Balama Plant Site Overview


Main site accommodation building

Primary Mill and Flotation

Reagent store, thickner and process pond



Development Photos February 2017

Conveyor & ore bin

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Filtration and drying

Primary Milling

Thickner and flotation looking south

Topsoil stripping of balama west pit area


Development Photos January 2017

Flake concentration storage bin

Flake concentration storage bin



Plant site looking south


Balama west topsoil stripping

Flotation cells

Recycle crusher

Power station

Power station

Raw water pond

Raw water pond

TSF lining

TSF lining

Product store floor slabs

Flotation line

Ore bin & conveyer


Development Photos December 2016

Conveyer to ore bin

Flotation line

Primary mill looking East


TSF after rain

TSF Lining (2)

TSF Lining (3)

TSF Lining


Development Photos November 2016

Crushed Ore Storage

Primary Milling

Conveyer from primary mill to recycle crusher

Floation cells

Laboratory and warehouse

RAW water and process water ponds


Float cell columns

Plant site looking south

Reagent store and thickner

TSF cell 1 installation of liner

TSF looking south

Plant Site


Development Photos October 2016

Emergency Reclaim Bin Installation

Product Classification and Bagging

Power Station Materials and Equipment

Primary Milling

Plant site overview



Development Photos 9-26 September 2016

 Starting ore bin erection

TSF 1 grading

TSF looking south

Balama East quarry site blast hole drilling

Kentz accommodation

Looking south to ROM pad

TSF loading soil

TSF compaction

Balama East quarry blastings 

Balama east quarry site blast hole drilling

Plant bagging

Plant workshop 

Reagents store


Development Photos 2-9 September 2016

 Accommodation Village looking south

Administration offices

Flotation line footings

Milling and flotation substation and switchroom

Site Overview

Structual steelwork for Tailend mill feed

TSF cell

Accommodation Village looking souths 

Accommodation Village roofing

Mess and kitchen block

Milling and Flotation substation and switchroom 

Plant site looking south


Development Photos August 2016