Recommendations for the Mining Sector - BSR
made new mineral discoveries, including Kenya, whose first-ever large-scale mine, the Kwale Mineral Sands Project, started exports in 2013.8 In Tanzania, 90 percent of the minerals have yet to be exploited. The largest mining companies in SSA include Anglo American, Barrick Gold, BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, andDigging deeper: Mining methods explained | Anglo American,Large scale mechanised mining methods we use include: long-wall mining, where a long wall of coal is mined in a single slice, usually by a large machine. sub-level-caving, where levels of the ore are blasted by explosives; and ; block caving, where large areas of the ore body are blasted and then extracted with the assistance of gravity.In Place Mining - A transformational shift in metal,,In Place mining will deliver a small surface footprint, reduced tailings generation, high automation, and a low capital intensity mine. Three methodologies can be deployed, depending on the ore body and mining method: In Line, In Mine or In Situ. Each is an independent solution, but there are cross-disciplinary linkages that connect them.