Mining, engineering & asset management services

Mining, engineering, construction & project management specialists

Mining & resources

Based upon 22 years of experience gained whilst serving mining customers on remote project across Africa, we can:

 

Assist you in all aspects of mining, plan and develop your mine from inception to production, provide support during ongoing mining operations, ensure minimal impact on the surrounding environment throughout the mine’s life and act as a catalyst for turnaround and business improvements.

Mine

studies

Feasibility studies, Benchmark studies, Trade-off studies, Mineability reviews, Audits, IER’s

Project controls

Project decision analysis, Project life-cycle modelling, Project controls during execution

Mine engineering

Mine designs, Pit optimisation, Production scheduling, Mining costs, Budget forecasting

Mine

planning

Mining sequence planning, Mine layouts, Production scheduling, Mine plan implementation assistance.

Business improvement

Mine operations improvement, Asset performance improvement, Mechanical maintenance improvement

Mining project experience

Since inception Tacmin expertise was sought after for their practical knowledge relating to mine engineering, designs and contract mining related challenges. During the mid-2000’s, Tacmin experts had already been assigned to assist with various challenges on several of the well-known mines across Africa. 

Project

Client

Country

Commodity


Nkomati Nickel Mine 

African Rainbow Minerals

Mpumalanga – South Africa

Nickel

Tharisa Mine

Tharisa Minerals

North West – South Africa

PGM's

Nayanzaga Gold Project

African Barrick Gold PLC

Tanzania

Gold

Tshipi Borwa Mine

Tshipi e Ntle  (Pty) Ltd

North Cape – South Africa

Manganese

Kudumane Manganese Mine

Kudumane  (Pty) Ltd

North Cape – South Africa

Manganese

Delmas Quarzite

Samquarz (Pty) Ltd

Gauteng – South Africa

Quartzite

Two Rivers Project

African Rainbow Minerals

Limpopo – South Africa

UG2 Platinum

Farim Phosphate project

Champion Minerals

Guinea Bissau

Phosphate

Singida Gold Project

Shanta Gold Ltd

Tanzania

Gold

Ghana Manganese Mine

Ghana Manganese Ltd

Ghana

Manganese

Beeshoek Mine

Assmang Ltd

North Cape – South Africa

Iron

Klipspruit Colliery

BHP Billiton (BECSA)

Mpumalanga – South Africa

Coal

Dwyka Diamond Mine

Dwyka Diamonds Ltd

North Cape – South Africa

Diamonds

Tirisano Mine

Rockwell Diamonds Inc.

North Cape – South Africa

Diamonds

Petrex Gold Mine

Petrex (Pty) Ltd

Gauteng – South Africa

Gold

Sadiola Gold Mine

Anglogold Ashanti Ltd

Mali

Gold

Morila Gold Mine

Anglogold Ashanti Ltd

Mali

Gold

Yatela Gold Mine

Anglogold Ashanti Ltd

Mali

Gold

Geita Gold Mine

Anglogold Ashanti Ltd

Tanzania

Gold

Marikana

Aquarius Platinum Ltd

North West – South Africa

UG2 Platinum

New Luika Gold Mine

Shanta Gold Ltd

Tanzania

Gold

North Mara Gold Mine

African Barrick Gold PLC

Tanzania

Gold

Witkop Fluorspar Mine

Sallies Ltd

North West – South Africa

Fluorspar

Rhovan Vanadium Mine

Xstrata  (Pty) Ltd

North West – South Africa

Vanadium

Lindum Reefs Mine

Lindum Reefs Gold  Ltd

Gauteng – South Africa

Gold

Bayer Chrome Mine

Bayer South Africa (Pty) Ltd

North West – South Africa

MG Chrome

Buffelsfontein Chrome Mine

National Mines (Pty) Ltd

North West – South Africa

MG Chrome

Purity Chrome Mine

Xstrata  (Pty) Ltd

North West – South Africa

LG Chrome

Thorncliffe Chrome Mine

Xstrata South Africa (Pty)

North West – South Africa

LG Chrome

Rustenburg Platinum Mine

Anglo American Platinum

North West – South Africa

Merensky

Union Section

Anglo American Platinum

North West – South Africa

UG2 Platinum

Gecamines

Gécamines SOC

DRC

Cobalt & Copper