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Perkoa

Project Summary

Client:

Nantou Mining (Glencore)

Location:

Burkina Faso

Date:

2016 - 2022

Scope:

Mechanised Decline, Lateral and Vertical Development, LHOS Production, Backfill including Fleet Maintenance and Workforce Training

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The Perkoa Zinc mine is located in the Sanguie Province of Burkina Faso, 120km west of the capital Ouagadougou.

Byrnecut Burkina Faso was awarded the full development and production contract for the next 6 years in mid 2016 and have mobilised and commenced production before the end of 2016.

Byrnecut’s scope of works includes decline, vertical and lateral development, all stope production activities, backfill and haulage. Byrnecut also manages all fleet maintenance and force work training.