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Sensitivity: Internal (C3) Overview of Vedanta Zinc International Skorpion Zinc (Namibia) •Open pit zinc mine and refinery •Largest integrated zinc operation in Africa •Africa’s only Zinc Refinery •Refinery design capacity of 150ktpa •Currently under Care and Maintenance Black Mountain Mine (South Africa)

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  • BACKGROUND INFORMATION DOCUMENT (BID)

    BACKGROUND INFORMATION DOCUMENT (BID)

    Skorpion Zinc Mine Skorpion Zinc Mine is located 25km north-west of the town Rosh Pinah in southern Namibia. Oxidized zinc ore, containing zinc oxides, zinc carbonates as well as zinc silicates is mined from an open pit. It is then processed and refined in a world

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  • Available tenders

    Available tenders

    Jul 02, 2021 Mine/operation: Skorpion Zinc. Issued: 2021-06-01 06:52 AM Closing: 2021-06-11 11:59 PM Expired. VZI’s Skorpion Zinc (SZ), is an integrated world-class mining and refinery operation located near the southern town of Rosh Pinah in Namibia. It employs state-of-the-art technologies and uses hydrometallurgical systems to refine zinc oxide that

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  • eroux@skorpionzinc.com.na Namzinc (Pty) Ltd, Private

    [email protected] Namzinc (Pty) Ltd, Private

    marginal ore, and is partially leached out with the zinc. The Skorpion PLS and Raffinate streams contain between 300mg/l to 1000mg/l copper, which is removed from the PLS to provide the ore mill with copper free dilution solution, and to reduce the total copper in the circuit

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  • v118n7a5 Investigation of secondary zinc oxides as an

    v118n7a5 Investigation of secondary zinc oxides as an

    Skorpion Zinc is investigating the possibility of using secondary zinc oxides as an alternative feed to supplement the zinc oxide ore feed and to extend the life of mine. Part 1 of this communication provides the technical background on the leaching performance at the typical Skorpion Zinc operating conditions

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  • SX-EW Moves into New Metal Markets

    SX-EW Moves into New Metal Markets

    The Skorpion Zinc Mine, located in Namibia and owned by Vedanta Resources, was the first commercial application of SX-EW in a primary zinc processing setting. In 2014, Horsehead opened an SX-EW plant in Mooresboro, NC for secondary zinc processing (primarily EAF dust )

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  • Vedanta’s Skorpion zinc refinery to close over operating

    Vedanta’s Skorpion zinc refinery to close over operating

    Mar 27, 2020 Vedanta’s Skorpion zinc refinery to close over operating, economic concerns. Namzinc’s Skorpion zinc refinery in Namibia, a subsidiary of India’s Vedanta Resources, is set to go into care and maintenance just two weeks after resuming operations. According to a joint statement issued by both the mine and the Mine Workers Union of Namibia

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  • Skorpion Zinc to retrench 537 workers - The Namibian

    Skorpion Zinc to retrench 537 workers - The Namibian

    Apr 01, 2020 SKORPION Zinc mine at Rosh Pinah in the // Kharas region has issued a notice of intention to retrench 537 permanent workers. Main Navigation - 2021-10-19, 11:55:05

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  • Trevali Mining Corporation | Rosh Pinah

    Trevali Mining Corporation | Rosh Pinah

    Tailings facility. The Rosh Pinah underground zinc-lead mine and 2,000 tonne per day milling operation is located in southwestern Namibia, approximately 800 km south of Windhoek and 20 km north of the Orange River, at the edge of the Namib Desert. The Rosh Pinah mine has been in continuous operation since 1969 and currently produces zinc and

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  • Company Overview – Vedanta Zinc International

    Company Overview – Vedanta Zinc International

    VZI employs ~2700 people directly and indirectly of which ~99% are local South Africans, ~ 80% are from the Northern Cape, and ~60% from the Namakwa District, where operations are located Phase 1 of VZi’s flagship mine, Gamsberg, was initiated with the first blast in July 2015. 4 million tonnes of ore is currently being mined annually to produce 250 000 tonnes of zinc metal-in-concentrate

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  • 3 April 2019 Vedanta Resources Limited Production

    3 April 2019 Vedanta Resources Limited Production

    The Skorpion Zinc mining business partner employees embarked upon an illegal strike from 22nd thFebruary to 6 March 2019. The employees cited unresolved labour matters with their employer. The strike action which lasted some fourteen (14) days had a severe negative impact on mining activities and the lead time to re-establish mining operations

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  • Namibia Skorpion Zinc Invests Heavily to Look Beyond 2021

    Namibia Skorpion Zinc Invests Heavily to Look Beyond 2021

    Dec 01, 2017 Photo by:Namibia Football Association. Windhoek — The Skorpion Zinc mine in southern Namibia, which is the only integrated zinc mine and refinery in Africa that fully beneficiates its natural resource from ore to zinc metal, is in the process of ramping up its mining activities and upgrading its plant and equipment to produce 150,000 tonnes of the ore body on an annual basis

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  • WATER REDUCTION AT SKORPION ZINC AND THE

    WATER REDUCTION AT SKORPION ZINC AND THE

    Skorpion Zinc, a world class zinc producer in the South of Namibia faced challenges ... Iron is present in Skorpion ore at levels of around 2%, primarily as ferric iron oxides. ... solution for milling to eliminate the risk of copper cementation onto mill steel and the corresponding accelerated corrosion of mill steel. Copper and cadmium

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  • Vedanta to suspend operations at Skorpion Zinc unit in

    Vedanta to suspend operations at Skorpion Zinc unit in

    Mar 31, 2020 Diversified miner Vedanta Resources’ unit Vedanta Zinc International (VZI) has announced plans to suspend operations at its Skorpion Zinc (SZ) mine and refinery in Namibia by the end of next month.. According to VZI, the scale down of operations will occur progressively during next month, overlapping with the nation-wide lockdown to contain the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic

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  • Skorpion Zinc Mine - Mining Technology | Mining News

    Skorpion Zinc Mine - Mining Technology | Mining News

    Dec 08, 2010 The 66/11kV step-down switchyard. Skorpion has increased Namibia's power demand by 25%. Inaugurated in September 2003, the Skorpion zinc operation in south-west Namibia comprises an open pit mine, mill and a hydro / electrometallurgical refinery, plus a melting / casting shop. Commercial production started in May 2004, with a target of full-rate output of 150,000t/yr of special

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  • Major Mines & Projects | Skorpion Mine

    Major Mines & Projects | Skorpion Mine

    The ore deposit of Skorpion Zinc is unique as it is a primary oxide/silicate/carbonate zinc deposit, which cannot be concentrated by flotation. In this process, mined ore is crushed, homogenised and milled before acid leaching in agitated tanks at the refinery

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  • Skorpion Zinc Mine - 2021/2022

    Skorpion Zinc Mine - 2021/2022

    Skorpion came into production in 2003, and was acquired from Anglo American by VZI in 2010/2011. Comprises: Comprising an open-pit mine and refinery, Skorpion is the largest integrated zinc operation in Africa and is to VZI’s vision for a Southern African zinc complex with international standing. Production:

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  • N$6,5 billion approved for Skorpion Zinc revival – M i N

    N$6,5 billion approved for Skorpion Zinc revival – M i N

    Jun 16, 2021 The Namzinc Refinery Conversion project would enable Skorpion Zinc Mine to treat sulphides and oxides to produce the refined metal. Once the existing refinery is modified, it will facilitate the processing of zinc sulphide concentrate along with the oxide ore until the end of the mine’s lifespan, after which zinc sulphide can be treated until

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  • namibian zinc ore

    namibian zinc ore

    The Skorpion Zinc mine in southern Namibia, which is the only integrated zinc mine and refinery in Africa that fully beneficiates its natural resource from ore to zinc metal, is in the process of ramping up its mining activities and upgrading its plant and equipment to

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  • GRADE CONTROL BLENDING AND SELECTIVITY FOR

    GRADE CONTROL BLENDING AND SELECTIVITY FOR

    The Skorpion Zinc Mine and Refinery is situated approximately 25 km north of Rosh Pinah, south-western Namibia. The supergene zinc oxide deposit at Skorpion is hosted in a volcano-sedimentary succession within the para-autochthonous Port Nolloth Zone of the Gariep Belt. Rock types hosting the ore deposit include altered and

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  • Vedanta Zinc International – Vedanta Zinc International

    Vedanta Zinc International – Vedanta Zinc International

    Skorpion Zinc Mine Not Yet On Recruitment Drive. VZI Streamlining Self Gen of Electricity. VZI Update on Skorpion Zinc Care and Maintenance and Growth Project. VZI Well Positioned Despite Covid. VZI’s vision is to create an integrated world-class regional zinc complex comprising Black Mountain Mining (including Gamsberg) and the Skorpion Zinc mining and refining operations

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