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Established in 2004, the Gold Fields Ghana Foundation has invested over US$78.7m in development projects and programmes in host communities of our Tarkwa and Damang mines in the Western Region of Ghana. The Gold Fields Ghana Foundation is the first foundation to be set up by a mining company in the country. About the Foundation.

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Tarkwa Gold Mine - Gold Fields

Mining activities around Tarkwa date back to the late 19th century. Gold Fields Ghana operated the underground mine which exploited the Main and West auriferous conglomerates (reefs) of the Banket Series of the Tarkwaian System. These reefs were mined from two vertical shafts, (Abontiakoon and Apinto), from 1993 until 1999.

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Tarkwa Gold Mine - Gold Fields

Maintenance of the Caterpillar fleet is carried out by Gold Fields Ghana Limited, maintenance of the excavators and blast hole rigs is carried out by contractors. In 2012, Tarkwa plans to mine a total of 136 million tonnes of material at a stripping ratio of 5.3 to 1. Mining methods Tarkwa utilises a proven and highly selective mining methodology.

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International operations - Tarkwa Gold Mine - Gold Fields

Resources 15.4 million ounces Reserves 11.3 million ounces Gold Fields Limited holds a 71.1% interest in Gold Fields Ghana Limited, which holds 100% of the Tarkwa Gold Mine. IAMGold, through its affiliates, holds 18.9%, and the Government of Ghana holds a 10% free carry interest as required under the Mining Law of Ghana.

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Gold Fields Ghana clarifies decision to opt for contract ...

Jan 08, 2018  Gold Fields Ghana Limited (GFGL) has clarified, the decision to opt for the model of contract mining is to meet the prevailing operating and economic conditions. The operator of the Tarkwa gold mine maintains that contract mining is the option that will best ensure the longevity and sustainability of the Tarkwa mine. Plans by mining []

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In the news INVESTORS AND MEDIA Gold Fields

Nov 27, 2020  The General Manager of Gold Fields Ghana Limited (Tarkwa mine), Mr. Stephen Osei-Bempah, was named Mining Personality of the Year (The President’s Award) at the 6th Ghana Mining Industry Awards (GMIA) held in Accra.. Mr. Osei-Bempah was honoured for playing a significant role in promoting the mining industry of Ghana during 2019.

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Opinion: Goldfields Ghana’s Transition To ‘Contract Mining ...

Dec 15, 2017  In general view, Gold Fields Ghana Limited (GFGL) was incorporated in Ghana in 1993 as the legal entity holding the Tarkwa concession mining rights with Government of Ghana owning just 10% interest. The Tarkwa Gold Mine operates under seven mining leases covering a total area of approximately 20,825 hectares.

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Major Mines Projects Tarkwa Mine

Gold Fields Ghana Ltd (“GFG”) owns 100% interest in the Tarkwa operation in Ghana. Gold Fields Limited owns 90% interest in Gold Fields Ghana Limited and the remain 10% is held by the government of Ghana, as required under the mining law of Ghana. Deposit

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Gold Fields reports 70 positive cases of COVID-19 at Ghana ...

May 28, 2020  Of the 73 positive cases, 70 were recorded at the Tarkwa mine in Ghana of which 90% were contractors. Gold Fields said the majority of these cases were identified after contact tracing of the first two cases at the mine. So far, Tarkwa has tested 1,600 employees and contractors of a total workforce of 4,770 souls, the company said.

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West Africa Region OPERATIONS Gold Fields

Tarkwa, Damang and Asanko JV gold mines located in Ghana. Tarkwa continues to be a long-life, low-cost surface mining operation with a robust Mineral Reserve supporting a 14-year life-of-mine (LoM). Delivery against the Damang Reinvestment project (DRP) continued on track in 2020, with current Mineral Reserves scheduled for depletion in 2025.

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Tarkwa mine, Ghana - Global Mining News Mining Research

Oct 28, 2016  Gold Fields acquired the 18.9% Iamgold interest in the Tarkwa mine in 2011, and now holds 90%, with the remaining 10% being held by the Ghana government. At the end of 2013, all heap-leach ...

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Gold Fields-Tarkwa Mine presents GH¢120.6 million dividend ...

Mar 17, 2021  Gold Fields- Tarkwa Mine, on Wednesday, presented a cheque of GH¢120,669,348.68 (120.6 million) to the Government, being 10 per cent of its shareholding in the gold mining

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Golds Fields shuts down Tarkwa and Damang Mining News

Apr 04, 2013  Gold mining major Gold Fields has been forced to shut down its two operations in Ghana following industrial action by its employees in that country.. The companys employees at its Tarkwa and Damang mines in Ghana, in which Gold Fields has a 90% interest, embarked on illegal industrial action which has led to production at both mines being stopped.. This follows after the Ghana

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Opinion: Goldfields Ghana’s Transition To ‘Contract Mining ...

Dec 15, 2017  As a Ghanaian Mining Engineer, I am a key stakeholder of the mining industry of this country and have decided to add my voice to the trending issue of Goldfields Ghana Limited, Tarkwa Gold Mine, making a transition from owner mining to contract mining, which will lead to over 1,700 Ghanaians losing their jobs, and hereby petition the government to step in with immediate effect.

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STATEMENT: Gold Fields Ghana Opts For Contract Mining At ...

Jan 05, 2018  The Ghana Mine Workers Union has stated that Gold Fields Group’s Mineral Resource and Mineral Reserve declaration as at 31 December 2016 ascribes a life-of-mine of 15 year to Tarkwa.

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Goldfields Ghana Tarkwa mienne

Tarkwa GGL trains 31 youth in mining related skills 100+ customer reviews Thirty one youth from Goldfields Ghana Limited (GGL), Tarkwa mine operational area have successfully completed an apprenticeship training programme in mining News Ghana

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Gold Fields finalises development agreement with Ghana for ...

Mar 29, 2016  Gold Fields finalises development agreement with Ghana for Tarkwa and Damang mines. Gold Fields has finalised a development agreement with the Government of Ghana for its Tarkwa and Damang mines. Under the agreement, the corporate tax rate will be reduced from the existing 35% to 32.5% with effective from 17 March 2016.

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Engineers Planners Tarkwa Goldfields / Damang Site ...

Engineers Planners Goldfields Ghana Ltd,Abosso Goldfields Ltd,Damang Site ... Damang Gold Mine - Mining Technology Mining News and... mining-technology... the Damang Gold mine is located 30km north of Tarkwa in South West Ghana. ... operated by Abosso Goldfields (AGL), which is owned by Gold Fields Ghana ... supplied from the ...

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Gold Fields Gh. Ltd. (Accra, Ghana) - Contact Phone, Address

Gold Fields Ghana (GFG) is presently the number one gold mining company and largest gold producer in Ghana, with annual production in excess of 935,000 ounces from its two operating mines at Damang and Tarkwa. Gold Fields Ghana engages about 5,612 Ghanaians in direct employment.

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Goldfields trains 50 youth in mining related skills

Jul 22, 2019  Goldfields Ghana Limited Tarkwa Mine through its foundation has trained about 50 young men and women in mining-related skills in the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality of

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Mohammed Balegha - Geologist - Gold Fields Ghana Limted ...

Mohammed Balegha Ghana Geologist at Gold Fields Ghana Limted, Tarkwa Gold Mine Experienced Mine Geologist with working knowledge in Surpac Minex, Rocscience Dips, ArcGIS, Photogrammetry (Adam technology) ,integrated leadership skills, assertive, critical thinker,cost and safety conscious, a good planner, a team player, and English proficiencySpecialties:

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Operating Mines – Minerals Commission

List of major mining companies operating in Ghana and their details in case of references. NO. Operating Mines. Mineral Type. Mine Location. Website Address. 1. AngloGold Ashanti (Ghana) Ltd. Gold.

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Gold Fields-Tarkwa Mine presents GH¢120.6m dividend to ...

Mar 18, 2021  Gold Fields- Tarkwa Mine, on Wednesday, presented a cheque of GH¢120,669,348.68 (GH¢120.6 million) to the Government, being 10 per cent of its shareholding in the gold mining company, covering the 2020 financial year. Mr Alfred Baku, the Executive Vice President and Head of Goldfields West Africa, presented the cheque to the Minister of Lands ...

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GOLD MINING NEWS Tarkwa Mine Expanding - Canadian Mining ...

May 14, 2003  When the expansion is complete, the mine output will go up to 700,000 oz/year from 525,000 oz. The Tarkwa mine is owned 71.1% by GOLD FIELDS of Johannesburg (goldfields), 18.9% by IAMGOLD of Toronto (iamgold), and 10% by the Government of Ghana. The Tarkwa expansion is based on recommendations outlined in a 2002

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Gold Fields Ghana Limited – Ghana Investment Promotion ...

Gold Fields Ghana Limited. Gold Fields Ghana (GFG) is presently the number one gold mining company and largest gold producer in Ghana, with annual production in excess of 935,000 ounces from its two operating mines at Damang and Tarkwa. Gold Fields Ghana engages about 5,612 Ghanaians in direct employment.

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Tarkwa Archives - International Mining

Gold Fields plans to test the use of LNG to power haul trucks in a trial at its Tarkwa open-pit gold mine in Ghana, CEO Nick Holland told attendees of the IMARC Online event this week.. Speaking on a panel reviewing progress of the Innovation for Cleaner, Safer Vehicles (ICSV) initiative – a supply chain collaboration between the International Council on Mining and

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Gold Fields-Tarkwa Mine presents GH¢120.6 million dividend ...

Mar 17, 2021  Gold Fields- Tarkwa Mine, on Wednesday, presented a cheque of GH¢120,669,348.68 (120.6 million) to the Government, being 10 per cent of its shareholding in the gold mining company, covering the ...

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GM of Gold Fields’ Tarkwa Mine is Mining Personality of ...

Nov 26, 2020  The General Manager of Gold Fields Ghana Limited (Tarkwa mine), Mr. Stephen Osei-Bempah, was named Mining Personality of the Year (The President’s Award) at the 6 th Ghana Mining Industry Awards (GMIA) held in Accra.. Mr. Osei-Bempah was honoured for playing a significant role in promoting the mining industry of Ghana during 2019.

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Gold Fields finalises development agreement with Ghana for ...

Mar 29, 2016  Gold Fields finalises development agreement with Ghana for Tarkwa and Damang mines. Gold Fields has finalised a development agreement with the Government of Ghana for its Tarkwa and Damang mines. Under the agreement, the corporate tax rate will be reduced from the existing 35% to 32.5% with effective from 17 March 2016.

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University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa. Ghana ...

A Group Picture of the Team from UMaT and Management of Gold Fields Ghana Ltd. As part of his plans to familiarise himself with some stakeholders of the University after he assumed office as the 3 rd substantive Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof R. K. Amankwah has paid courtesy calls on the Management of two of the major Mining Companies in Tarkwa to familiarise with

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Gold Fields’ Tarkwa Mine Confirms ... - BBC Ghana Reports

May 05, 2020  Gold Fields Ghana (GFG) has confirmed a positive coronavirus case at its Tarkwa mine. A press release from the mining company said it “received the test results from the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research on May 3, 2020.”. According to Gold Fields, “The patient, who is a worker of one of our mining contractors, has been isolated and

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Strike to hit Ghana’s mining industry as GMWU meets over ...

Mar 07, 2018  Strike to hit Ghana’s mining industry as GMWU meets over Goldfields blues. Information reaching indicates that, tension is brewing at Goldfields Ghana Limited (Tarkwa Mine) over the company’s attempts to serve termination letters to over 2000 permanent employees to be laid off as part of its proposed retrenchment.

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Operating Mines – Minerals Commission

List of major mining companies operating in Ghana and their details in case of references. NO. Operating Mines. Mineral Type. Mine Location. Website Address. 1. AngloGold Ashanti (Ghana) Ltd. Gold.

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Tarkwa Gold Mine heap leach facilities resume ... - MINING.COM

Aug 10, 2012  Gold Fields is one of the world’s largest unhedged producers of gold with attributable annualised production of 3.5 million gold equivalent ounces from eight operating mines in Australia, Ghana ...

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Engineers Planners Tarkwa Goldfields / Damang Site ...

Engineers Planners Goldfields Ghana Ltd,Abosso Goldfields Ltd,Damang Site ... Damang Gold Mine - Mining Technology Mining News and... mining-technology... the Damang Gold mine is located 30km north of Tarkwa in South West Ghana. ... operated by Abosso Goldfields (AGL), which is owned by Gold Fields Ghana ... supplied from the ...

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Goldfields Ghana Constructs $15m Tarkwa-Damang Road ...

Jul 08, 2016  Goldfields Ghana Constructs $15m Tarkwa-Damang Road. July 8, 2016. Business. Management of Goldfields Ghana Limited, Damang Mine has finally resolved to construct the road from Tarkwa to Damang in the Western region. Over the years, government has failed to fix the 29 kilometer road which is in a very deplorable state.

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Gold Fields' Tarkwa Mine partners UMaT to end road ...

Apr 29, 2021  Source: Ina-Thalia Quansah. 29 April 2021 1:57pm. Accident and emergency response drill. Gold Fields Ghana Limited (Tarkwa Mine) partnered with the University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) to ...

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Opinion: Goldfields Ghana’s Transition To ‘Contract Mining ...

Dec 15, 2017  As a Ghanaian Mining Engineer, I am a key stakeholder of the mining industry of this country and have decided to add my voice to the trending issue of Goldfields Ghana Limited, Tarkwa Gold Mine, making a transition from owner mining to contract mining, which will lead to over 1,700 Ghanaians losing their jobs, and hereby petition the government to step in with

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