Simandou Iron Ore Project - Mining Technology | Mining ...

Mar 05, 2020· China is close to giving the go-ahead for some of its biggest state-owned companies to develop the giant Simandou iron ore mine in Guinea, potentially paving the way for the project to …

Simandou Iron Ore Deposit, Republic of Guinea, West Africa

The Simandou iron ore project involves the construction of a 650km-long railway in Guinea. Image courtesy of Ministry of Mines and Geology, Republic of Guinea. SMB-Winning has agreed to build 650km of railroad and a deep-water port in Guinea as part of an £11.6bn ($15bn) investment for the Simandou North project.

Guinea signs Simandou iron deal with SMB-Winning ...

Jun 09, 2020· Guinea on Tuesday signed an agreement with a consortium for the development of its giant Simandou iron ore reserve, another step towards the realisation of a project …

Rio Tinto, Chalco Progress on Long-Delayed Guinea Iron Ore ...

Aug 04, 2020· Anglo-Australian metals and mining giant Rio Tinto Group and its Chinese partner Chalco are making progress on their long-delayed development of an iron ore mine in Guinea, the company told Caixin on Monday. “The Simandou iron ore project (Blocks 3 and 4) in Guinea is progressing as we collaborate with our partners to optimize the program,” the company said.

Guinea partners with China-backed consortium at Simandou ...

Mar 28, 2020· The Republic of Guinea has selected a China-backed consortium to develop blocks 1 and 2 of the Simandou deposit, which holds estimated reserves of more than 2 billion tonnes of high-grade iron ore.

Guinea partners with China-backed consortium at Simandou ...

Mar 28, 2020· The Republic of Guinea has selected a China-backed consortium to develop blocks 1 and 2 of the Simandou deposit, which holds estimated reserves of more than 2 billion tonnes of high-grade iron ore.

Guinea signs Simandou iron deal with SMB ... - mining.com

Jun 09, 2020· Guinea on Tuesday signed an agreement with a consortium for the development of its giant Simandou iron ore reserve, another step towards the realisation of a project …

Rio Tinto, Chalco Progress on Long-Delayed Guinea Iron Ore ...

Aug 04, 2020· Anglo-Australian metals and mining giant Rio Tinto Group and its Chinese partner Chalco are making progress on their long-delayed development of an iron ore mine in Guinea, the company told Caixin on Monday. “The Simandou iron ore project (Blocks 3 and 4) in Guinea is progressing as we collaborate with our partners to optimize the program,” the company said.

Beny Steinmetz settles dispute with Guinea over iron ore ...

Feb 25, 2019· The mining group controlled by the controversial tycoon Beny Steinmetz is to walk away from a massive iron ore project in Guinea as part of an …

China-backed consortium wins $14bn Guinea iron ore deal ...

Nov 13, 2019· The consortium of the Societe Miniere de Boke and Winning Shipping (SMB-Winning) offered $14bn to win a tender to develop part of Guinea's Simandou iron ore project…

China-backed JV to develop giant Simandou north iron ore ...

Nov 13, 2019· Simandou holds over two billion tonnes of iron ore reserves and some of the highest grades in the industry (66% – 68% Fe which attracts premium pricing). ( Image courtesy of Rio Tinto Simandou )

China-backed JV set to start work at Simandou - MINING…

Mar 05, 2020· China is close to granting approval to some of its biggest state-owned companies to start developing the northern area of Simandou in Guinea, one of the world’s largest untapped iron ore ...

Simandou mine - Wikipedia

The Simandou mine is a large iron mine located in the Simandou mountain range of southern Guinea's Nzérékoré Region.Simandou represents one of the largest iron ore reserves in Guinea and in the world, having estimated reserves of 2.4 billion tonnes of ore grading 65% iron metal.. The Pic de Fon and Ouéléba iron deposits are located approximately 4 km from one another at the southern end ...

Fortescue in race for massive West African iron ore project

Oct 08, 2019· Fortescue Metals Group has submitted a bid to be the developer of Blocks 1 and 2 of the giant Simandou iron ore project in Guinea, West Africa. The Simandou project is one of …

Simandou - Wikipedia

Simandou is a 110-kilometre-long (68 mi) range of hills located in the Nzérékoré and Kankan regions of southeastern Guinea, in the country's mountainous, forested Guinée Forestière region. At the southern end of the range the site of a large iron ore deposit is currently being developed.

Rio redrafts Team Simandou - Financial Review

Nov 27, 2019· Guinea's decision to invite China Inc to rebuild momentum at Simandou could recover options for Rio Tinto but trigger longer-term risk for the wider Australian iron ore sector.

Inside Simandou: The mining project that has cursed all ...

Jun 05, 2017· However, Simandou’s location deep in Guinea’s interior means it could cost up to $25bn to develop. With iron ore prices sinking once more, the project seems further away from reality than ever ...

Rio Tinto update on Simandou

Rio Tinto and Chinalco, who respectively own 45.05 per cent and 39.95 per cent of Simandou, will continue to work with the Government of Guinea to explore other options to realise value from the world-class Simandou iron ore deposit. The Government of Guinea owns a 15 per cent stake in the project.

Guinea Mining: Race Is On for Iron Ore Riches in African ...

Feb 04, 2020· The plan: The group plans to eventually mine 100 million tons a year—making Guinea the world’s third-biggest iron ore shipper, behind just Australia and …

Guinea Signs Simandou Iron Ore Agreement - i-mine.co.uk

GUINEA hailed an agreement with a consortium developing its Simandou iron ore reserve which was signed on Tuesday, saying it was “an important step” in the development of the country’s mining sector. The consortium – which includes Société Minière de Boké (SMB) and Singapore’s Winning Shipping as well as Guinean government interests – won a $14bn tender last November to develop ...

Guinea hails agreement on Simandou iron ore as former ...

Jun 10, 2020· GUINEA hailed an agreement with a consortium developing its Simandou iron ore reserve which was signed on Tuesday, saying it was “an important step” in the development of the country’s mining sector.. The consortium – which includes Société Minière de Boké (SMB) and Singapore’s Winning Shipping as well as Guinean government interests – won a $14bn tender last …

Guinea signs Simandou iron deal ... - African Mining Market

Jun 10, 2020· The deal includes the construction of a 650 km railway from Guinea’s mountainous forest region to the coast, and a deep sea water port, which will unlock the development of blocks 1 and 2 of the rich Simandou iron reserve. It is expected to be minerals-rich Guinea’s largest industrial mining project …

Rio Tinto CEO says Guinea's Simandou iron ore project is ...

Jul 20, 2020· RIO Tinto was making progress with the development of Simandou, a large iron ore project in West Africa’s Guinea, said Bloomberg News citing Jean-Sebastien Jacques, CEO of the mining group. “There is more activity in Guinea,” said Jacques in an interview on Friday. “COVID-19 remains a concern and the movement is pretty slow, but we are progressing our studies as we speak …

Simandou Iron Ore Project - i-MINE

Key Information: Simandou Iron Ore Project Location Simandou iron ore mine is located in southeast Guinea Deposit Iron Ore Project Status Mine Development Reserves More than 2.4 billion tonnes Quality High grade hematite containing more than 62% iron Geology: The iron ore body of Simandou is located in the southern part of the Simandou Mountain in south-eastern Guinea. The mine contains ...

Simandou Iron Ore Mine - AMECO

African nation of Guinea, the Simandou iron ore mine is projected to provide nearly 100 million tons of iron ore per year, upon completion in 2015. It is to be the largest iron-ore mine and infrastructure project in Africa. In April 2011, AMECO was awarded a contract to work with Odebrecht and

Guinea set to supply iron ore from 2026 | Hellenic ...

In 2019, a consortium of SMB and Winning International won the tender to develop block 1 and block 2 of the Simandou project, one of the world’s biggest untapped deposits of iron ore based in ...

Nimba Iron Ore Project, Guinea - Mining Technology ...

Simandou iron ore mine is located in south-east Guinea, Africa. An exploration permit for the iron ore project was granted in January 2012. The Government of the Republic of Guinea granted the mining licence in September 2013 and a preliminary feasibility study (PFS) was completed in March 2014.

Rio redrafts Team Simandou - Financial Review

Nov 27, 2019· Guinea's decision to invite China Inc to rebuild momentum at Simandou could recover options for Rio Tinto but trigger longer-term risk for the wider Australian iron ore sector.

Rio Tinto update on Simandou

Rio Tinto and Chinalco, who respectively own 45.05 per cent and 39.95 per cent of Simandou, will continue to work with the Government of Guinea to explore other options to realise value from the world-class Simandou iron ore deposit. The Government of Guinea owns a 15 per cent stake in the project.

Fortescue in race for massive West African iron ore project

Oct 08, 2019· Fortescue Metals Group has submitted a bid to be the developer of Blocks 1 and 2 of the giant Simandou iron ore project in Guinea, West Africa. The Simandou project is one of …

Changes to Simandou Ore Reserves and Mineral …

Changes to Simandou Ore Reserves and Mineral Resources . 2. March 2018 . Rio Tinto’s 2017 annual report, released to the market today, includes a write back of Ore Reserves to Mineral Resources at the Simandou iron ore project, in Guinea. The updated Mineral Resources are reported in accordance with the Australasian Code for Reporting of

Guinea's Nimba iron ore project gets green light to export ...

Oct 11, 2019· Guinea and Liberia signed a deal on Friday to allow several mines in Guinea, including the giant Nimba iron ore project, to export through Liberia, officials from the West African countries said.

Simandou: Guinea Iron Ore Tender Likely To Be Opaque ...

Aug 05, 2019· A new tender for iron ore concession raises eyebrows among miners in Guinea The Guinean government on 13 July issued a tender for the smaller half of the Simandou iron ore resource: blocks 1 and 2. The controversial Israeli investor Beny Steinmetz relinquished control of the assets in February, after agreeing an out-of-court settlement with the ...