sentinel mine - wikipedia
the sentinel mine is a large copper mine located in north-west zambia in north-western province.. the mine is owned and operated by canadian-based first quantum minerals which purchased the rights to the project in 2010 construction began in june 2012 and the first product was extracted in august 2015 though full scale production did not begin until november 2016.
zambia - sentinel first quantum careers
the trident project located approximately 150 kilometres west of solwezi in north-west zambia is comprised of the sentinel copper mine development and the enterprise nickel mine development. after completing projects commissioning in early 2016 commercial production at sentinel mine was declared in november 2016.
sentinel - first-quantum.com
the sentinel copper operation is 100% owned by kalumbila minerals limited (kml) a first quantum subsidiary. sentinel is approximately 150 kilometres west of the town of solwezi in north western province of zambia. in january 2010 first quantum acquired 100% of kiwara plc (“kiwara”).
sentinel mine a game-changer - mining for zambia
“sentinel mine puts zambia at the forefront of global mining technology” says john dean commercial manager. “it sets new standards in efficiency productivity and training and sets a precedent for future copper-mining ventures in zambia.” sentinel is a low-grade open-pit mine – the ore contains only 0.51% of copper. yet the mine
zambia's sentinel copper mine africa's biggest a project
london — zambia generates 60% of its export earnings from copper. in that context sentinel which when completed in two years’ time will be the biggest copper mine in africa is a rather big deal for the country. at $2.1bn the first quantum minerals project is equivalent to one fifth of