RCT adds automation tech to Siou UG fleet

RCT adds automation tech to Siou UG fleet

ControlMaster Guidance Automation solution commissioned on underground loaders

Semafo restarts Boungou plant

Semafo restarts Boungou plant

Canadian miner outlines phased plan to restart mining by the December quarter

Transport

07 FEBRUARY 2020
Perenti exiting Burkina Faso contracts

Perenti exiting Burkina Faso contracts

Force majeure after deaths, second contract ending

Development

02 DECEMBER 2019
Perenti withdraws staff from suspended Boungou

Perenti withdraws staff from suspended Boungou

Perenti is evacuating its remaining staff from the Boungou mine in Burkina Faso

Transport

11 NOVEMBER 2019
SEMAFO, Perenti employees caught up in Burkina Faso mine convoy ambush

SEMAFO, Perenti employees caught up in Burkina Faso mine convoy ambush

At least 37 people have been killed and 60 injured in an attack on a convoy

Transport

07 NOVEMBER 2019
Boungou goes commercial

Boungou goes commercial

SEMAFO's Boungou gold mine in Burkina Faso achieved commercial production on September 1

Operational Excellence

05 SEPTEMBER 2018
SEMAFO bolsters security at Mana, Boungou

SEMAFO bolsters security at Mana, Boungou

Heightened safety measures taken after fatal hold-up

Transport

22 AUGUST 2018
Boungou makes first gold

Boungou makes first gold

First gold pour at Burkina Faso mine marked ahead of schedule

Development

04 JULY 2018
SEMAFO awards Siou mining contract to AUMS

SEMAFO awards Siou mining contract to AUMS

AUMS will provide turnkey mining services to SEMAFO's Siou underground development in Burkina Faso

Development

24 MAY 2018
Boungou getting closer to start

Boungou getting closer to start

Construction of the Boungou mine in Burkina Faso is 75% complete

Logistics

09 JANUARY 2018
AMS wins West Africa contracts

AMS wins West Africa contracts

African Mining Services has been awarded contracts at the Yanfolila and Boungou gold mines

Development

03 JANUARY 2017
Mana SAG mill up and running

Mana SAG mill up and running

The replacement of the shell of the SAG mill was successfully completed on time at Semafo's Mana mine...

Precious metals

25 FEBRUARY 2015