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  • Mining in Mauritania - Wikipedia

    Société Nationale Industrielle et Minière (SNIM) was responsible for iron ore production and benefciation. In 2007, the total value of exports from Mauritania was estimated to be about $1.5 billion. Excluding fish exports, which amounted to $254 million, all the main export categories were either mining or hydrocarbon products.


    Existing Power plant and grid of SNIM in Nouadhibou Production : diesel 4 x 4 MW Loads: More than 20 motors ranging from 200 kW to 600 kW Other Low Voltage loads

  • SNIMs Guelbs II Project, Mauritania

    SNIM intends to double the sites yearly production to 20 million tons of crude ore by 2012, corresponding to a concentrate production of approximately 8 million tons a year. To that end, a new enrichment plant should be built to produce half of this quantity (approximately 4 million tons a year).

  • Approved by Alan MacArthur and Dhaneshwar Ghura (IMF)

    I) Development and Modernization Program of SNIM 1072 25.9 268.9 392.9 347.8 as percentage of GDP 0.9% 8.4% 11.5% 9.5% of which Expansion of Iron ore capacities production 776

  • Société Nationale Industrielle et Minière- SNIM - Arab ...

    Mauritania Société Nationale Industrielle et Minière- SNIM La SNIM est principalement implantée dans les wilayas du Tiris Zemour (Zouerate) et de Dakhlet Nouadhibou. Le minerai est extrait et/ou traité dans les environs de la ville de Zouerate avant dêtre transporté via un train minéralier au port de Nouadhibou. Les produits sont acheminés au Port de Nouadhibou à 700 Km de la mine ...

  • Mauritania looks to rail and water to boost mining sector ...

    Snim, which first exported iron ore in 1963, plans to boost its own production from last years 13m tonne record to 40m tonnes by 2025 as part of a $6bn expansion, putting Mauritania in the top five producers in the world, up from second in Africa. Theres a gap [in global supply and

  • MAURITANIA : SNIM improves cash flow by alternating buyers ...

    Dec 10, 2019· This unit, for which SNIM has borrowed and invested nearly $900 million since 2009, should have started producing 4 million tonnes of iron ore per annum in 2012. However, the plant, which is supposed to process mostly magnetite unlike Guelb I , a unit that processes hematite, only produced around one million tonnes in 2018.

  • IRON ORE: Mauritania, Africa Research Bulletin: Economic ...

    Dec 01, 2010· SNIM, which specialised in mining iron ore found on the surface, will now be able to use the new technology to explore underground iron ore deposits, a senior company official said in early October. The company also plans to double its iron ore production by 2012

  • Mine - SNIM

    They account for 60% of SNIMs total production. Other small satellite mines along Kédia provide extra production capacity if necessary. Magnetite . Guelb El Rhein, the only magnetite deposit currently being mined, contains several hundred million tons of proven reserves. The average iron content of SNIM magnetite is in the order of 37%.

  • Mauritania Energy Situation - energypediafo

    Production of electricity principally comes from thermo power plants (76%). ... The Société Nationale Industrielle et Minière (SNIM) has also developed its own project of a solar power plant with the development of a 3 MW solar plant in Zouérat. ... In 2012, a project co-financed ...

  • Locomotives Built at Muncie - page 3 - Sightings/Reports ...

    Feb 05, 2012· Here is SNIM CC122 along with #4 today in a partially sunny sky. snim_cc122_progressrail_muncie.jpg (135.3 kB, 1400x747 - viewed 981 times.) Report to

  • Mauritania: Mining, Minerals, and Fuel Resources

    Société Nationale Industrielle et Minière (SNIM) produced the countrys total iron ore production in 2010, which was 11.5 Mt. The company plans to increase production to 20 Mt/yr by 2014. Xstrata operates three iron ore projects in Mauritania, namely, the Guelb el Aouj, the Askaf, and the Lebtheinia permits.

  • Latest developments in the mauritanian legal mining ...

    Oct 23, 2014· SNIMs ambition is to reach 40 million tonnes with a production cost of no more than US$40 per tonne and to become one of the worlds top five iron ore producers by 2025.

  • Infrastructure Development in Mauritania: Modernization of ...

    Jun 17, 2014· (SNIM), which is the state mining company and one of the major iron exporters in the world. The project succeeded in increasing SNIMs iron ore production from 10.65 million tons in 2006 to 11.50 Mt in 2012. The project increased the average loading

  • New railcar dumper facility for SNIM - Mineral Processing

    New railcar dumper facility for SNIM. ... in the harbor of Nouadhibou in Mauritania (Fig.). The aim is to increase the annual iron ore production capacity up to 40 million t in 2025 through the start-up of a new iron ore plant GUELB II in mid-2014. Ferrostaal and will deliver the engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning of ...

  • tantalum iron ore in mauritania - Superblaszak

    The national industrial and mining company named SNIM, a Mauritanian state-owned company, operates the iron ore at the Guelb El Rhein site, located 25 km northeast of Zouerate in the Wilaya of Tiris-Zemmour in the northern part of the country Mauritania With the Guelbs II Project, SNIM aims to double the production of this site by 2012

  • Tullow to reach final investment decision in Mauritania ...

    The shareholding structure of the power plant project is composed of: Somelec 40% the operator SNIM 26% Kinross 34% In this financial setup, the World Bank would secure to Tullow for the payment of the gas deliveries to the power plant.. To be located close to Nouakchott, this power plant should be developed in two phases: The first phase should produce 180 MW from eight oil or ...

  • Mauritania - African Economic Outlook

    Mining saw a big increase in production by volume, with iron up 8%, copper 8.2% and gold 16.5%, due to major foreign private investment of nearly 1.7 billion US dollars (USD) between 2004 and 2008. But the national industrial and mining firm SNIM, the main extractor of iron, produced less than expected because of lower output at the Guelb I mine.

  • Mauritanie: un nouveau gisement de fer - BBC News Afrique

    Oct 08, 2013· Premier employeur de Mauritanie, la SNIM compte plus de 5000 travailleurs. En 2012, elle a réalisé un chiffre d'affaires de 1 milliard 127 millions de dollars représentant plus de 50 % des ...

  • FACTBOX-Iron ore projects in West and Central Africa | Reuters

    Jun 21, 2010· The company expects it to start production in 2012. Sundance aims to dig 35 million tonnes of hematite iron ore per year, at a mine life of 25 years. ... with state-owned miner SNIM

  • The director of operations for Mauritania at the ... - SNIM

    information-gathering visit to SNIMs headquarters in Nouadhibou on September 16, 2012. On this occasion, the CEO Mohamed Abdellahi Ould Oudaâ presented to the World Bank executive SNIMs new industrial strategy aimed at increasing the companys production to 40 million tons by 2025. 1 / 2

  • Mauritania - SNIMs Guelbs II Project - ESMP Summary ...

    The Société Nationale Industrielle et Minière (SNIM), a Mauritanian public company, exploits iron ore from the Guelb El Rhein site, located 25 km North-East of Zouérate in the TirisZemmous Wilaya, in Northern Mauritania. SNIMs objective is to double production from that site before 2012 with the Guelbs II project. SNIM undertook an Environmental and Social Impact Study (ESIA)


    production and increase iron ore imports from Chinese-invested resources. In 2011, Li Xinchuang, Deputy Secretary-General of CISA, said, China currently ... China Minmetals Corp. SNIM Mauritania 2008 - 2012 1.5 Worldlin CLM Canada 7 years from 2007 7 Nanjing Iron & Steel Grace Wise Malaysia June 2011 - May 2021 2 ...

  • Human resources - SNIM

    SNIM, which has long been seen as a national reservoir of top-level professional skills, also supports the training of Mauritanian managers by providing scholarships to high school graduates. Officially opened on November 27, 2012, the Zouerate technical training centre offers modern educational programs delivered through work-study programs.


    The Société Nationale Industrielle et Minière (SNIM), a Mauritanian public company, exploits iron ore from the Guelb El Rhein site, located 25 km North-East of Zouérate in the Tiris-Zemmous Wilaya, in Northern Mauritania. SNIMs objective is to double production from that site before 2012 with the Guelbs II

  • SNIM Iron Ore Enrichment Plant Guelb II Project Workshop ...

    Project Name: SNIM Iron Ore Enrichment Plant Guelb II Project Workshop & Admin Buildings. Country / City Mauritania / Zouerate

  • Inauguration of SNIMs wind power plant

    Mar 14, 2012· Nouadhibou, March 14 th, 2012: Société Nationale Industrielle et Minière (SNIM) inaugurated the first wind power plant in Mauritania.The President of the Republic, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, launched the plants entry into service. With installed capacity of about 4,5MW, the 16-generator wind farm was built entirely using SNIMs equity, for EUR7.8 million.

  • Mauritania | Africa Energy Portal

    Company for the Production of Energy from Gas (SPEG): SPEG was founded in 2012 by its shareholders (SOMELEC 40%, SNIM (the National Company for Industry and Mining) 26% and Kinross Gold Power 34%) to develop, finance and operate energy projects. The primary purpose of SPEG is to capitalise on the natural gas resources of the Banda offshore ...

  • MAURITANIA : Oulad Bou Sbaas deep into mining - Africa ...

    Feb 04, 2013· Dah Ould Sidi Bouna, head of research and development, was also one of his regular collaborators prior to his being appointed head of Société de Production d'Electricité et de Gaz in January 2013. In 2012, Bouna was involved in modifying the investment code through the introduction of a standard agreement aimed at stabilising the fiscal regime.

  • Hybrid Solutions for Mines Save Fuel & Keep Digging

    SNIM Mauritania Annual production: + 4 000 000 t of high quality concentrate Contract: EPC Turnkey execution of the electrical distribution & the process control Scope of Supply: 23x E-Houses including MV/LV power distribution, MCCs and drives, process control system with 9000 I/O Global amount: 30+ M Execution: 2011-2014

  • . Non-technical summary of the Environmental Impact ...

    company Tractebel in November 2012. At the request of the Electricity from Gas Production Company ie . Societe de Production d'Electricite . a . partir du Gaz (SPEG), Environmental Resources Management (ERM) has updated the content, between August 2013 and November 2013, to take into account

  • Iron ore in Africa - Wikipedia

    Deposits and production in Libya include: Proposed railway 800 km long for iron ore transport from the southern city of Sabha to the port at Misrata. Mali. Deposits and production in Mali include: Bale 220 km (136 miles) west of Bamako. Mauritania. Deposits and production in Mauritania include: Société Nationale Industrielle et Minière (SNIM)

  • SNIM Open Pit Iron Ore Mining - Mauritania - Mining ...

    The three mining areas shift around 75Mt/y of material. Approximately 50% of the 1012Mt/y ore produced is processed at the mining area plants, and the remainder at Point Central. SNIM markets several grades: 0mm to 90mm and 8mm to 30mm lump ores, sinter fines and

  • Potentiel dexploitation minière industrielle

    Une vue densemble des données sur les gisements minéraux de Mauritanie (Marsh, 2012) énumère 164 occurrences de 13 minerais industriels (Tableau 3.1, Fig. 3.1, et Langer, 2012). La Figure 3.2 montre les