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Andorinhas (In Operation)

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Current Stage In production
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Description

On its 20,000ha site, the Andorinhas mine has two concessions, Mamão and Lagoa Seca, which have exploration and development information dating back to the middle of the twentieth century.
Large-scale production began at the mine in 2008 with an initial investment of around US$15.5mn. Since its startup until 2013 the mine has produced an average of 50,000oz/y of gold. It has a mineral recovery capacity of 92%. During the exploration stage, Troy Resources drilled more than 44,000m at Andorinhas, detecting deposits of gold of 46.4g/t-340g/t.

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Key Specs

Full Name
Andorinhas (In Operation)
Project Type
Gold, Open pit mining, Underground mining
Development Phase
In production
Project Status
Active
Project Capacity
50,000  oz/y (ounces per year)  Gold
 Open pit mining
 Underground mining
Investment
US$ 16mn
Completion Date
2008
Location

The Andorinhas mine is located in Para state, in northern Brazil, around 45km from Rio Maria town and 17km from Floresta do Araguaia town.

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