Bulyanhulu is situated in north-west Tanzania, in the Kahama district of the Shinyanga region, approximately 55 kilometres south of Lake Victoria and 150 kilometres southwest of the city of Mwanza. Bulyanhulu is a narrow-vein gold mine containing gold, silver and copper mineralisation in sulphides. The mineralisation of Bulyanhulu is associated with a number of steeply-dipping veins. Bulyanhulu commenced commercial production in 2001.
Approximately 2,853 personnel were employed at the mine’s site by December 2011.
The mine was purchased by ABG in June 1999. The first gold was poured in April 2001. Operations at the mine are expected to be shut-down by 2034. The electricity to the mine is supplied by the Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (TANESCO), via a 220kv overhead grid network which connects to the Shinyanga station. The production at the Bulyanhulu mine in 2011 stood at 262,034oz, which was one percent higher when compared to 2010 production rates.
JOBS OPPORTUNITIES AT BARRICK BULYANHULU GOLD MINE LIMITED, AUGUST 2021
Barrick Bulyhanhulu Gold Mine Limited has new open positions. Click each below to view full details and apply:
- Maintenance Scheduler
- HV Electrician
- Maintenance Planner
- Paste Fill QA/ QC Technician
- Boilermaker/ Welder
DEADLINE: 02nd September 2021