Prieska - Mining Atlas
Prieska Copper is recorded as one of world%u2019s 30 largest VMS base metal deposits with recorded historical production of 0.43Mt of copper and 1Mt of zinc from 46.8Mt of sulphide ore milled.Projects - South Africa - Orion Minerals,Prieska – South African mining success story. The Prieska Copper Mine operated from 1971 to 1991, employing approximately 4,000 people. The mine milled 46.8mt, producing >430kt copper and >1mt zinc in concentrate. Post May 1987, no more than 2mt of ore was blasted and milling of surface stockpiles was from 1989. In 1991, the mine was closed and the site rehabilitated.Prieska Copper Mines Ltd.: Private Company Information,,Oct 14, 2018· Prieska Copper Mines is engaged in the mining of a copper/zinc orebody at Coppertown in the Northern Cape Province. The ore mined is processedPrieska Copper Mine (Copperton deposit), Copperton, Pixley,,Prieska Copper Mine (Copperton deposit), Copperton, Pixley ka Seme District, Northern Cape Province, South Africa : Zn-Cu VMS (massive sulphide) deposit. Exploited fromPRIESKA COPPER MINES - tuugo,Prieska has an interesting mining history. Copper and zinc was discovered in 1968 and the Prieska Copper Mines, owned by Anglovaal Mining Ltd, was established."Prieska Cu-Zn-Pyrite Mine" in Northern Cape, South Africa,,Zinc mining deposit report for "Prieska Cu Zn Pyrite Mine" (#USGS10073116) in Northern Cape, South Africa.Prieska mine reopening targeted for 2020 - miningweekly,It has a defined maiden resource under the Orion ownership of 1.1-million tonnes of contained zinc, grading 3.8%, and 365 000 t of contained copper, grading an average 1.2%.Prieska may get new lease of life - BusinessLIVE,The old Prieska Copper Mine in the Northern Cape, which exploited one of the world’s 30 biggest base-metal deposits until its closure in the 1990s, may be revived after an Australian-listed,Orion Gold continues high-grade zinc, copper hits in South,,Orion Gold NL (ASX:ORN) has revealed further high-grade drilling results from its ongoing diamond drilling program at the historical Prieska Copper Mine in the northern Cape Province, South Africa.