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Our work in Liberia represented the first Greenfield mining project undertaken by ArcelorMittal, which was established in 2006 following the merger of Arcelor and Mittal Steel. We mine iron ore in Yekepa, Nimba County, and transport it to the iron ore quay in Buchanan, Grand

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Yekepa Wikipedia

Yekepa is a town in northern Nimba County in Liberia, lying near the Guinean border. It was the base for Lamco's iron ore mining operation until it was destroyed in the First Liberian Civil War which lasted from 1989 to 1997. Nearby Guesthouse Hill is one of the highest points in the nation. The community is home to the African Bible College University. Rehabilitation of the once prosperous mining town has now been taken up by Arcelor Mittal, the steel giant. The company received the green light in May 2007 after man

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ArcelorMittals iron ore mining, Liberia EJAtlas

It was the first of a number of big investments in Liberias iron ore sector, seen as a trendsetter for investors that followed. Under its agreement with the Government of Liberia, negotiated in 2005 (a re-negotiated contract was signed in 2006), the worlds largest steel producer ArcelorMittal obtained a 25-year concession for iron ore extraction.

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potential iron ore British Geological Survey

iron ore prices in 2015, led to a reduction in activity. Iron ore deposits in Liberia. The Nimba Range and deposits at Yekepa. The Nimba Range extends over 30 kilometres along the border zone of Guinea, Côte d’Ivoire and Liberia. Historically iron ore has been exploited from both the Liberian and the Guinean sectors. In Liberia, the

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LAMCO Wikipedia

The Liberian-American-Swedish Mining Company (LAMCO) is a defunct Liberian corporation that mined for iron ore in the Nimba range in Liberia during the second half of the twentieth century. Founded in 1955 by American and Swedish investors, the company established the first large-scale mining operation in Liberia following the discovery in the 1950s of the Nimba ore body by geologist Sandy Clarke.

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Sustainable mining Mount Gangra in Nimba county has large deposits of high quality iron ore near the town of Yekepa, Liberia Learn More ArcelorMittal Liberia Protecting the Environment ArcelorMittal Liberia staff work together to preserve the environment.

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Iron ore mine in Yekepa ArcelorMittal

ArcelorMittal brings iron-ore mining to Liberia again. ArcelorMittal Mines Canada is located at St Lawrence River, in the Cote-Nord region of Quebec in Canada.

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Railways revived for Liberia's iron ore boom Africa RFI

Railways revived for Liberia's iron ore boom. By Adolphus Mawolo in Yekepa. Issued on 27-08-2013 Modified 30-08-2013 to 12:11 Train carrying iron ore from Tokadeh to the port of Buchanan. YouTube

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Nimba Iron Ore Project, Guinea Mining Technology

The iron ore deposit is located at the base of Mount Nimba, one of the highest iron ore peaks in Africa. Image courtesy of Julian Bayliss. A 25-year iron ore trans-shipment deal was signed between Sable Mining and the Government of Liberia to transport the iron ore through Liberia. Image courtesy of the Ministry of Information, Liberia.

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Nimba Iron Ore, Guinea and Liberia Nurizon Consulting

Iron ore product was to be transported from the mine site to the Port of Buchanan, from where it was then to be exported. Transportation of the ore was via a combination of truck (haul road) and rail, with the start of the rail route at Yekepa in Liberia. Design Services The construction of a haul road from the mine

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Nimba Iron Ore, Guinea and Liberia Nurizon Consulting

Iron ore product was to be transported from the mine site to the Port of Buchanan, from where it was then to be exported. Transportation of the ore was via a combination of truck (haul road) and rail, with the start of the rail route at Yekepa in Liberia. Design Services The construction of a haul road from the mine

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Lansdell Christie and the Liberia Mining Company Christie was neither a rich businessman nor an iron ore expert, but he foresaw the possibilities which the high-grade Bomi Hill iron ore offered with respect to the US steel industry. He obtained a 80-year concession giving him exclusive exploration rights in an area of about 3 million acres

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Nimba (Yekepa) iron ore mine Wood Mackenzie

12/09/2018· Nimba (Yekepa) [Nimba] is ArcelorMittal's Liberia operations. Its four deposits are approximately 111 kilometres north-east of the capital Monrovia ArcelorMittal has been mining DSO at Yekepa since 2011 and rails its product 250 km to the port at Buchanan.

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LAMCO Wikipedia

The Liberian-American-Swedish Mining Company (LAMCO) is a defunct Liberian corporation that mined for iron ore in the Nimba range in Liberia during the second half of the twentieth century. Founded in 1955 by American and Swedish investors, the company established the first large-scale mining operation in Liberia following the discovery in the 1950s of the Nimba ore body by geologist Sandy Clarke.

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Iron ore mine in Yekepa ArcelorMittal

With global demand for steel on the rise, Liberia is

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ArcelorMittals iron ore mining, Liberia EJAtlas

It was the first of a number of big investments in Liberias iron ore sector, seen as a trendsetter for investors that followed. Under its agreement with the Government of Liberia, negotiated in 2005 (a re-negotiated contract was signed in 2006), the worlds largest steel producer ArcelorMittal obtained a 25-year concession for iron ore extraction.

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how iron ore is mined in liberia fish-fighters

Mining industry of Liberia Wikipedia. ArcelorMittal Liberia's iron ore is a direct shipped iron ore (DSO) product. DSO means that apart from some primary crushing, screening and blending at the mine, the iron ore is mined, shipped and consumed in about the same form as it is extracted from the ground.

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Hike Mount Nimba, Liberia: an abandoned mining site and

Yekepa was aptly described to me by an expat there as “a drinking town with a mining problem.” This fascinating little town is owned and operated by the iron mining company ArcelorMittal, which mines ore from the surrounding mountains, sends it by train to the port of Buchanan, and exports it

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ArcelorMittal Liberia to Operate Mount Gangra Liberian

19/10/2016· ArcelorMittal Liberia, which is operating a range of mountains in Nimba County, said it will soon begin mining Mount Gangra, another virgin mountain in the county, which is situated west of Mount Nimba near Mount Tokadeh in the former mining town of Yekepa. At a press conference held on Friday, October 14, ArcelorMittal Liberia’s Communications

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Historical Facts About LAMCO Thejll

At Christmas time this year he found evidence of huge iron ore deposits. 1956-1957 Building up the first areas of the communities of Yekepa and Buchanan. In April 1963 production commenced and on the 15th of November the LAMCO project was inaugurated by the late President William V.S. Tubman.

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ArcelorMittals iron ore mining, Liberia EJAtlas

It was the first of a number of big investments in Liberias iron ore sector, seen as a trendsetter for investors that followed. Under its agreement with the Government of Liberia, negotiated in 2005 (a re-negotiated contract was signed in 2006), the worlds largest steel producer ArcelorMittal obtained a 25-year concession for iron ore extraction.

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how iron ore is mined in liberia fish-fighters

Mining industry of Liberia Wikipedia. ArcelorMittal Liberia's iron ore is a direct shipped iron ore (DSO) product. DSO means that apart from some primary crushing, screening and blending at the mine, the iron ore is mined, shipped and consumed in about the same form as it is extracted from the ground.

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Hike Mount Nimba, Liberia: an abandoned mining site and

Yekepa was aptly described to me by an expat there as “a drinking town with a mining problem.” This fascinating little town is owned and operated by the iron mining company ArcelorMittal, which mines ore from the surrounding mountains, sends it by train to the port of Buchanan, and exports it

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Nimba County Wikipedia

During the late 1950s, iron ore was found in "the Iron Mountain" Mount Nimba. In a joint venture among the Liberian Government, US Bethlehem Steel, and the Swedish mining company Gränges, a huge project was set up: LAMCO (Liberian American Company). The project contributed to economic and social development in Liberia for 30 years. It built

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ArcelorMittal will share Liberia iron ore rail with Guinea

15/01/2014· ArcelorMittal will have to share the Liberian rail line it is using to export iron ore with Sable Mining and others miners in Guinea who request access, Liberia's finance minister Amara Konneh

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Yekepa Mine Area Resettlement Plan MiningResettlement

Yekepa Mine Area Resettlement Plan. Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) for the Yekepa Iron Ore Mining Project in the Western Nimba Iron Ore Range in Liberia, owned by ArcelorMittal. View document. Citation. ArcelorMittal 2011, Yekepa Mine Area Resettlement Plan, ArcelorMittal. Commodity. Iron Ore . Company. ArcelorMittal. Country. Liberia. Open Access. Yes. Region. Africa.

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GUINEA : Is Liberia the solution to Rio Tinto and Chinalco

ArcelorMittal has operated the Liberian Yekepa iron ore mine located a few kilometres across the border from Simandou since 2011. The group also operates a 300 km railway line connecting its mine to the Liberian coastal port of Buchanan, which already has ore evacuation facilities ( AMI 438).

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More iron ore for Liberia? Bulk Materials International

Even when the outbreak was brought under control, low iron ore prices over the past few years deterred development. However, Scott Lowe, CEO of ArcelorMittal Liberia, said that since he became CEO in March, he had been committed to undertaking the required project preparations even before the final investment decision was taken.

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The ruins of a mining economy

Lawrenson, a Scottish filmmaker and writer, and Doherty, a Northern Irish architect, set out for Liberia after Doherty comes across photographs of Yekepa from the 1960s and 70s. Such images are not hard to find. Iron ore mining was a central pillar of Liberia’s post-World War 2 economy. Foreign mining giants like LAMCO, backed by the Liberian

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Historical Facts About LAMCO Thejll

At Christmas time this year he found evidence of huge iron ore deposits. 1956-1957 Building up the first areas of the communities of Yekepa and Buchanan. In April 1963 production commenced and on the 15th of November the LAMCO project was inaugurated by the late President William V.S. Tubman.

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