Major Mines & Projects | Porgera Mine

The Porgera Joint Venture is an open pit and underground gold mine located at an altitude of 2,200- 2,600 meters in the Enga Province of Papua New Guinea. The Open Pit mine is 500 meter deep, below the highest point of surface topography and approximately 30 million tonnes (t) …

The Porgera gold mine, Papua New Guinea; magmatic ...

Similarities in process are noted with calc-alkalic porphyry Cu deposits, but differences in detail, such as metal inventory and alteration and mineralization styles, reflect a fundamental difference in magmatic affiliation. Stage II mineralization at Porgera shares many characteristics with Au-Ag-Te vein-type, or alkalic-type, deposits.

Pathways to Remedy at the Porgera Gold Mine

As such, the independence element is in the process itself, meaning the report is written for the purpose of holding open discussions among the company, community, and government, with the aim of exploring recommendations and possible solutions to ... harms at or near the Porgera Gold Mine operations in Papua New Guinea (PNG). The claims range ...

Porgera Gold Mine - Wikipedia

The Porgera Gold Mine is a large gold and silver mining operation in Enga province, Papua New Guinea (PNG), located at the head of the Porgera Valley. The mine is situated in the rain forest covered highlands at an altitude of 2,200 to 2,700 m, in a region of high rainfall, landslides, and frequent earthquakes.. The Porgera Gold Mine is operated by the Porgera Joint Venture (PJV).

Barrick Gold Corporation - Porgera Moves Closer to Restart

PORGERA, Papua New Guinea, June 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - The process of re-opening the Porgera gold mine under the terms of the binding framework agreement between the government and operator Barrick Niugini Limited (BNL) took a major step forward with a discussion between Barrick President and Chief Executive Mark Bristow, Prime Minister James Marape and the various Porgera …

Porgera Joint Venture Technical Report

from the underground. The mine produces gold in doré form from process plants utilizing gravity as well as flotation followed by autoclaves and cyanide leaching. Annual gold production was approximately 526,000 ( interest) ounces in 2011. Table 1-1 summarizes the Porgera JV Mineral Resources exclusive of Mineral Reserves

Court orders mediation – The National

Court orders mediation. THE State and the operator of Porgera gold mine, Barrick Niugini Ltd (BNL), have been ordered by the National Court to resolve issues through a mediation process. It ordered the mediation in a judicial review proceedings BNL had filed against the State for refusing to extend its special mining lease (SML).

PorgeraJV - Our Operation page - Porgera Gold Mine Papua ...

The Porgera Underground Mine is a modern, trackless mine, producing approximately 1.4 million tonnes of ore per year from three primary production areas: North Zone, East Zone and AHD. The underground (UG) operation mines the lodes at depth currently up 330 meter beneath the current pit floor. The Underground operation has a strike extent of ...

PorgeraJV - Our Operation page - Porgera Gold Mine Papua ...

Crusher feed from the mining operations is based on blending the highest gold grades available to maximize the gold output, combined with an additional constraint of sulphur content as required by the Process Plant. Electricity to the mine is supplied by the Porgera Joint Venture (PJV) Hides Power Station located in the neighboring Hela Province.

BNL starts retrenchment process at Porgera - NS Energy

BNL starts retrenchment process at Porgera. (Credit: Richard Farbelini at English Wikipedia) Barrick Niugini Limited (BNL), majority owner and operator of the Porgera gold mine in Papua New Guinea (PNG), has informed its workforce that most of them will be retrenched over the coming weeks.

Barrick Gold Corporation - Operations - Porgera

The Porgera Joint Venture is an open pit and underground gold mine located at an altitude of 2,200-2,600 meters in the Enga Province of Papua New Guinea, about …

Announcement in relation to the Progress of the Porgera ...

Porgera Gold Mine project in Enga Province, PNG.As the PNG Government declined to renew the Porgera Special Mining Lease (the "Porgera SML") of BNL, the Porgera Gold Mine has been on care and maintenance since April 2020. On 9 April 2021, BNL and the PNG Government entered into a binding framework agreement for the future ownership and ...

Barrick Gold Corporation - Operations - Porgera

The Porgera Joint Venture is an open pit and underground gold mine located at an altitude of 2,200-2,600 meters in the Enga Province of Papua New Guinea, about 600 …

Mine expected to reopen in April 2022 - Post Courier

Mine expected to reopen in April 2022. Prime Minister James Marape said the Porgera gold mine project is expected to be reopened in April next year after the complete signing of the necessary agreements. Mr Marape while commending on the signing of the Porgera project Commencement Agreement on Friday evening at the Government House said it is a ...

Placer Dome Gold Mine - Porgera - Papua New Guinea ...

The Porgera gold mine is located in Enga Province, about 600km north west of Port Moresby. The mine is operated by a joint venture between Placer Dome (75%), Orogen Minerals Ltd (20%) and Mineral Resources Porgera Pty. Ltd (5%), the latter two representing the state of PNG and local landowners.

Porgera gold mine moves closer to restart – M i N M E T

PORGERA, Papua New Guinea – The process of re-opening the Porgera gold mine under the terms of the agreement between the government and operator Barrick Niugini Limited (BNL) took a major step forward with a discussion between Barrick President and Chief Executive Mark Bristow, Prime Minister James Marape and the various Porgera Landowners groups …