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Driefontein Sibanye-Stillwater

Feb 19, 2021  Driefontein is a large, shallow to ultra-deep level gold mining and processing operation located in the Far West Rand Goldfields of the Witwatersrand Basin, near the town of Carletonville in the Gauteng Province of South Africa, 70 km west of Johannesburg.

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West Driefontein - Wikipedia

West Driefontein was a South African gold mining company belonging to the Goldfields Group (now Sibanye Gold).. It lies approximately 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) outside Carletonville next to Blyvooruitsig and East Driefontein.It used to be the richest gold mine in the world before it was flooded by water.

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Gold Fields Ltd Gold Mine - Driefontein - South Africa - Mining

Driefontein Consolidated Ltd (Driefontein) was created in 1981 with the merger of the West Driefontein and East Driefontein mines. In January 1998, Gold Fields Ltd assumed management responsibility for the operation, which became a wholly owned subsidiary in May 1999. The mine, which has milled over 222Mt of ore and recovered over 102.5Moz of ...

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Driefontein mine - Wikipedia

The Driefontein mine is a large mine located in the northern part of South Africa in Gauteng. Driefontein represents one of the largest uranium reserves in South Africa having estimated reserves of 238 million tonnes of ore grading 0.0053% uranium.

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GOLD FIELDS - Mineral Resource and Mineral Reserve Supplement

West Driefontein Gold Mine was registered in March 1945 and ultimately became recognised as one of the most prolific gold producers in the country. The contiguous East Driefontein was registered in May 1968 and merged with West Driefontein during July 1981 to form a new company, Driefontein Consolidated Limited.

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Major Mines Projects Driefontein Mine

May 29, 2019  Driefontein is a deep level underground gold mine located along the northern and southwestern margins of the Witwatersrand Basin in South Africa. This mine is typical of the many Witwatersrand Basin operations, which have been the primary contributors to South Africa’s production of a significant portion of the world’s recorded gold output ...

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West Driefontein Gold Mining Company • Johannesburg • Gauteng •

Driefontein Consolidated Limited. T The company conducts gold mining operations at East Driefontein and West Driefontein mines. The company owns mineral rights over areas ...

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Driefontein Gold Mine - Gold Fields

Driefontein Gold Mine continued 14 Gold Fields 2008 PRODUCTION AND HOISTING CAPACITIES Planned Hoisting production Operating capacity Shaft zone (tpm)* shaft (tpm) 1 Shaft 1 155,000 1 SV 185,000 58,520 1 T 155,000 2 Shaft 18,951 2 185,000 4 Shaft 39,978 4 SV 180,000 5 Shaft 5 70,000 102,005 5 SV 175,000 6 Shaft ** 6 118,000 6,589 6 SV 126,000 6 ...

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THE FLOODING ATTHE WEST DRIEFONTEIN MlNE*

property lies.Thenarrow tabular Witwatersrand gold-bearingbeds,whichdipat ... Themajor portion ofthe West Driefontein mine occurs inoneofthese compartments, theOberholzer compartment, buttheeasternportion extendsinto ... The two neighbouring mines which have common boundaries with West Driefontein-Blyvooruitzicht andWesternDeepLevels-offered ...

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Home Sibanye-Stillwater

Feb 19, 2021  Results for the year and six months ended 31 December 2020YE H2 2020. Thursday, 18 February 2021. Results booklet (pdf, 3.3m) Media

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West Driefontein Gold Mine In Gauteng, South Africa The

The West Driefontein Gold Mine is in Gauteng, South Africa. The site was first discovered in 1932 by Dr. R. Krahmann, West Witwatersrand Areas Ltd. Production output of the West Driefontein Gold Mine was considered to be large size. Mine operations consist of

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Major Mines Projects Driefontein Mine

Driefontein is a deep level underground gold mine located along the northern and southwestern margins of the Witwatersrand Basin in South Africa. This mine is typical of the many Witwatersrand Basin operations, which have been the primary contributors to South Africa’s production of a significant portion of the world’s recorded gold output ...

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Driefontein mine - Wikipedia

History. In 1937, aided by a magnetometer, Dr Rudolf Krahman discovered vast gold deposits of the West Wits Line near Carletonville South Africa, including those developed as the Driefontein and Kloof (later KDC) mines.. In 1999, Gold Fields acquired Driefontein through the purchase AGA’s 21.5% shareholding, then making Gold Fields the world’s second largest gold producer.

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West Driefontein Gold Mining Company • Johannesburg •

Driefontein Consolidated Limited. T The company conducts gold mining operations at East Driefontein and West Driefontein mines. The company owns mineral rights over areas ...

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Driefontein Gold Mine - Gold Fields

DRIEFONTEIN – RESOURCES Tons (Mt) Grade (g/t) Gold (’000 oz) Classification F2009 2007 2006 F2009 2007 2006 F2009 2007 2006 Underground Measured

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SAMCODES - Home

Slope Facies VCR overlain by amygdaloidal Klipriviersberg Lava, West Driefontein Gold Mine 710ct diamond from Tchikapa River, DRC Bulk Sampling Exploration drilling Resource modelling SAMCODES Launch (JSE, May 2016) SAMCODES Sustainable mining TauTona Mine (AngloGold Ashanti) ...

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West Driefontein gold-mine (I) - Engineering News

On Saturday October 26, 1968, the shifts were down at West Driefontein gold-mine, at the time the richest mine in the world. At 09:40 the banksman at No 4 shaft received a report that "a great ...

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About - Goldfields West Private Golf Club West Driefontein Mine

The Goldfields West Golf Course is situated 75 km west of Johannesburg and 10 km from Carletonville just off the R29 road. It lies on the farm Driefontein in a portion of the Wonderfontein valley. The original clubhouse was once a stopover hostelry for weary travellers on their way from the diamond fields of Kimberley to the gold fields of ...

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Home - AngloGold Ashanti

AngloGold Ashanti is a global gold mining company with mines and exploration projects in four different regions namely – Continental Africa, Americas, Australasia and South Africa. Announcements February 09, 2021 - AngloGold Ashanti Trading Statement for the year ended 31 December 2020 (284.5k)

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Driefontein ouest mine d'or - Herzlich Willkommen

In September 1999 East Driefontein and West Driefontein gold mines where merged into Driefontein mine. Driefontein Gold Mine - Gold Fields Driefontein is a large, well-established shallow to ultra deep level gold mine that is accessed from surface through a number of shafts to 50 level (the lowest working level) some 3,300 m below surface.

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West Driefontein - Wikipedia

Flooded level, West Driefontein mine, South Africa. The dolomite overlying the gold reefs hosts much groundwater, giving the mines flooding problems. It lies approximately 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) outside Carletonville next to Blyvooruitsig and East Driefontein .

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MINING RIGHT NUMBER: (GP) 30/5/1/2/2 (51) MR

The Driefontein Operation is situated some 70 km west of Johannesburg at latitude 26°24’S and longitude 27°30’E near Carletonville in the Gauteng Province of South Africa. The site is accessed via the N12 highway between Johannesburg and Potchefstroom. Geologically it is located along the West Wits Line, which forms

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Stope closure studies at West Driefontein Gold Mine -

Nov 01, 1977  Int. J. Rock Mech. Min. Sci. Geomech. Abstr. Vol. 14, pp. 277-281. Pergamon Press 1977. Printed in Great Britain Stope Closure Studies at West Driefontein Gold Mine J. B. WALSH* E. E. LEYDEt A. J. A. WHITEt B. L. CARRAGHERt Changes in the horizontal and vertical displacement of the hangingwall rela- tive to the footwaU were made over a period of five months at a stope in West Driefontein ...

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Driefontein Mine, South Africa - Mining Weekly

Brief history: The operation incorporates the former West and East Driefontein mines, which were merged in 1981.Gold Fields assumed management responsibility of the operation in January 1998 and ...

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About - Goldfields West Private Golf Club West Driefontein Mine

The Goldfields West Golf Course is situated 75 km west of Johannesburg and 10 km from Carletonville just off the R29 road. It lies on the farm Driefontein in a portion of the Wonderfontein valley. The original clubhouse was once a stopover hostelry for weary travellers on their way from the diamond fields of Kimberley to the gold fields of ...

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Membership Goldfields West Private Golf Club - West Driefontein Mine

+27 (0)18 011 2910; Pro Shop: +27 (0) 64 814 2177. We are open: Tue - Sat 06:30-20:00, Sun 06:30-18:00 Facebook; Instagram; Twitter

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Executive Safety Management Board of West Driefontein Gold Mining Company. Main Safety Management Committee of East Driefontein Gold Mining Company. Social Services Management Committee for the Far West Rand Gold Mines of Goldfields of South Africa. 1987-1989 Management committee of the Auburn House Montessori school. 1988

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Driefontein Mine, South Africa - Mining Weekly

Brief history: The operation incorporates the former West and East Driefontein mines, which were merged in 1981.Gold Fields assumed management responsibility of the operation in January 1998 and ...

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DRIEFONTEIN SHINES ON – 100 MILLION OUNCES

Feb 14, 2008  Driefontein’s history reflects the turbulent history of South Africa’s gold mining sector. Driefontein mines the famous Ventersdorp Contact Reef and the Carbon Leader, the richest formation ever found in South Africa. After its discovery, West Driefontein was floated in 1945 and began producing seven years later.

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Home - AngloGold Ashanti

AngloGold Ashanti is a global gold mining company with mines and exploration projects in four different regions namely – Continental Africa, Americas, Australasia and South Africa. Announcements February 09, 2021 - AngloGold Ashanti Trading Statement for the year ended 31 December 2020 (284.5k)

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MINING RIGHT NUMBER: (GP) 30/5/1/2/2 (51) MR

The Driefontein Operation is situated some 70 km west of Johannesburg at latitude 26°24’S and longitude 27°30’E near Carletonville in the Gauteng Province of South Africa. The site is accessed via the N12 highway between Johannesburg and Potchefstroom. Geologically it is located along the West Wits Line, which forms

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Stope closure studies at West Driefontein Gold Mine -

Nov 01, 1977  Int. J. Rock Mech. Min. Sci. Geomech. Abstr. Vol. 14, pp. 277-281. Pergamon Press 1977. Printed in Great Britain Stope Closure Studies at West Driefontein Gold Mine J. B. WALSH* E. E. LEYDEt A. J. A. WHITEt B. L. CARRAGHERt Changes in the horizontal and vertical displacement of the hangingwall rela- tive to the footwaU were made over a period of five months at a stope in West Driefontein ...

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Driefontein ouest mine d'or - Herzlich Willkommen

In September 1999 East Driefontein and West Driefontein gold mines where merged into Driefontein mine. Driefontein Gold Mine - Gold Fields Driefontein is a large, well-established shallow to ultra deep level gold mine that is accessed from surface through a number of shafts to 50 level (the lowest working level) some 3,300 m below surface.

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SOUTH AFRICA: GOLD MINING - YouTube

Jul 21, 2015  English/Nat International gold sales recently plunged the price of the precious metal to a 22-year low. Despite protests from all quarters the sales are set ...

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Driefontein - West North (Closed) gold mine Report Wood

Dec 21, 2015  The West Driefontein section exploits the Carbon Leader reef, VCR and Main reef. In future, North Leader will be mined in the North Section. A reclamation plant recovers gold from surface dumps. North Driefontein is underlain by VCR resources of 27Mt @ 14.3g/t which could have been developed as a separate mine.

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Operational review Sustainability Annual reports 2013 Sibanye Gold

Driefontein was formed from the consolidation in 1981 of the East Driefontein and West Driefontein mines. Geology. Gold mineralisation at Driefontein is contained within three reef horizons: the Carbon Leader Reef (Carbon Leader), the Ventersdorp Contact Reef (VCR) and the Middelvlei Reef (MVR), which occur at depths of between 500m and 4,000m.

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West Driefotein Gold Mine 1997/8

Home > Mines, Quarries Sites > West Driefontein Gold Mine > Historic Photographs Of West Driefontein > West Driefotein Gold Mine 1997/8 West Driefotein Gold Mine 1997/8 Shaft station No.7 shaft, this shaft has two skips and four cages, each cage being 3 decks holding 40 men per deck.

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List of Gold mines in South Africa - Briefly

Previously referred to as Elandskraal Gold Mine, Kusasalethu has been in existence since 1978. It is operated by Harmony Gold Mining company. Address: Elandsrand Dr, Carletonville, 2500, SA. Phone: +27 18 782 9333. 7.East Driefontein Mine. This mine is owned by Sibanye-Stillwater, and it is the second deepest mine worldwide with a depth of 3.24 ...

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