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Gamsberg March 2019 Launch

President Cyril Ramaphosa on a site visit at the official opening of Gamsberg Mine.
Cindy Hendricks and Wayne Hempel, electrical engineer and project engineer at Gamsberg, show President Cyril Ramaphosa an augmented reality model of the Gamsberg open pit. 
Cindy Hendricks, Gamsberg electrical engineer, shows President Cyril Ramaphosa an augmented reality model of the Gamsberg open pit.
President Cyril Ramaphosa and Minister Gwede Mantashe meeting some of the mining team at the Gamsberg site visit 
Cutting the ribbon, officially opening Vedanta Zinc International's Gamsberg Mine in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa. From left: Vedanta CEO, Srinivasan (Venkat) Venkatakrishnan; His Excellency, President Cyril Ramaphosa; Vedanta Chairman, Anil Agarwal; Vedanta Zinc International CEO, Deshnee Naidoo; Minister of Mineral Resources, Honourable Gwede Mantashe.
Minister Gwede Mantashe's address at the Gamsberg Mine inauguration. 
Cutting the ribbon, officially opening Vedanta Zinc International's Gamsberg Mine in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa. From left: Premier of the Northern Cape, Sylvia Lucas; Vedanta CEO, Srinivasan (Venkat) Venkatakrishnan; His Excellency, President Cyril Ramaphosa; Vedanta Chairman, Anil Agarwal; Vedanta Zinc International CEO, Deshnee Naidoo; Minister of Mineral Resources, Honourable Gwede Mantashe.
Vedanta Chairman, Anil Agarwal, speaking at the opening of Gamsberg 
Address by President Cyril Ramaphosa at the official opening of Vedanta's Gamsberg MineUnveiling the plaque at the opening of Vedanta Zinc International's Gamsberg Mine in South Africa's Northern Cape Province: His Excellency, President Cyril Ramaphosa and Vedanta Chairman, Anil Agarwal.
Cutting the ribbon, officially opening Vedanta Zinc International's Gamsberg Mine in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa. From left: Premier of the Northern Cape, Sylvia Lucas; Vedanta CEO, Srinivasan (Venkat) Venkatakrishnan; His Excellency, President Cyril Ramaphosa; Vedanta Chairman, Anil Agarwal; Vedanta Zinc International CEO, Deshnee Naidoo; Minister of Mineral Resources, Honourable Gwede Mantashe.
President Cyril Ramaphosa on a tour of Vedanta Zinc International's new Gamsberg Mine
President Cyril Ramaphosa on a tour of Vedanta Zinc International's new Gamsberg Mine

Gamsberg January 2019

Aerial view of Gamsberg 
Aerial view of Gamsberg plant and infrastructure 
Aerial view of Gamsberg plant and infrastructure      Aerial view of Gamsberg from N14 entrance 
Gamsberg concentrator main entrance evening
Tailings Storage Facility
V-Cut entry/exit, looking south               
East Pit looking South-east  
Gamsberg concentrator main entrance
Aerial view of Gamsberg plant and infrastructure 
V-Cut, looking south and merging into East Pit
Concentrate shed      
Crushed ore stockpile

Gamsberg January 2018

Stockpile reclaim tunnel & Stockpile feed conveyor
ROM Crusher area
Aerial view Gamsberg Project
MV & LV substation construction
Mining activity
Pit activity
Access ramp
Continued Plant construction
ROM Crusher area
Gamsberg Project plant construction
V-Cut
Stockpile feed conveyor
Plant construction
Access ramp
Construction works
Aerial view of Ball Mill
Gamsberg Project mining activity
Plant construction
South-Pit mining activity
Tailings storage facility
Panoramic view Gamsberg Project
Gamsberg infrastructure development
Trucks-Pit activity
Aerial of Tailings storage facility
Mining activity

Gamsberg February 2018

Aerial The Gamsberg Project
Stockpile Feed Conveyor assembly
Gamsberg Project backdrop- ROM Crusher & Stockpile Feed Conveyor
Plant assembly
Housing development construction
Aggeneys Housing- Nuni, Kokerboom, Alwyn & Pella Street
Close up of Stockpile Feed Conveyor
Mine activity
ELB Laydown Area
Substation contruction
Nuni, Kokerboom, Alwyn & Pella Street-Staff housing construction
ROM Crusher area
Flotation Tower Crane
Access roads and Mine activity
Plant infrastructure construction
Plant construction and Ball Mill

Gamsberg March 2018

Tailings storage facility construction
Flotation area
LV Substation
ROM Crusher with 8. Stockpile Feed Conveyor & Reclaim tunnel
Tailings storage facility construction
ROM crusher area
Ball & Sag Mill assembly
Raw water line from Horseshoe dam
Aerial view V-Cut
Continued housing construction
Nuni, Kokerboom, Alwyn & Pella Street staff housing development
LV Substation construction
Stockpile Feed Conveyor
Tailings storage facility construction
EOT Crane structure erection
Plant construction
MH Substation
 Flotation SFR tanks
Staff housing
Gamsberg Mining activity aerial view
Nuni, Kokerboom, Alwyn & Pella Street
MRSS transformer
Aerial view of concentrator plant, plant construction and Mine offices
Mill feed convertor & Pebble crusher
The Gamsberg Project- Mining activity at the V-CutSag Mill girth gear erection
Zinc and Tailings thickener & Filter building
Stockpile Feed Conveyor & Reclaim tunnel
Tailings storage facility

Gamsberg April 2018

Tailings storage facility
Stockpile tunnel
Aerial view of Gamsberg mining activity
LV + MV substations
Main receiving substation
Pebble crusher feed conveyor
Flotation area
Pebble crusher
Loading operations in West Pit
Overall concentrator view
Flotation building construction
Drill block in East Pit
Aggeneys housing development
Aggeneys housing development
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N14 crossing of tailings & waterlines
N14 crossing of tailings & waterlines
Aerial-East Pit &  north access ramp
Flotation area and LV + MV substations
Assay laboratory
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Gamsberg May 2018

Newly built staff housingROM construction in progress
MRSS yard
 South pit
Fitter building and assay laboratory
Tailings thickener
Neighbourhood and staff housing development
Mill feed and pebble crusher feed conveyors
Tailings storage facility
Water & tailing line
Raw water dam and pump station
Stockpile feed conveyor construction
Stockpile feed conveyor
Access road to south pit
Gamsberg project offices
Overall view of the Gamsberg project
EOT crane structure and Ball & SAG Mill
Stockpile tunnel and Mill feed conveyor
Overall plant view
ROM building
MRSS yard 45MVA transformer
ROM pad
Assay laboratory
MV & LV substation and EOT crane structure

Gamsberg June 2018 (updated)

Heavy mobile equipment (HME) refuel bay
Plant construction (evening view)
Tailings thickener
Diesel refuel tanks in bunded area
Dry chemical store
Run of mine (ROM) pad and stock pile feed conveyor
Plant infrastructure and raw water dam
Ball mill discharge end
Construction- run of mine (ROM) pad and of stock pile feed conveyor
Adjacent tailings storage facility
V-cut 1
Tailings storage facility
Stockpile tunnel and semi autogenous grinding mill (SAG) feed conveyor
West pit and access roads
Stock pile feed conveyor
Transformer bays behind low voltage (LV) sub-station
Mining offices and semi autogenous grinding mill (SAG) feed conveyor belt
Plant infrastructure (evening view)
Aerial view- construction of entrance road
Material handing's (inside sub-station)
Waste rock dump storm water pond
V-cut 2Housing construction 1
Bright Beginning pre-school extension construction
Sodium cyanide and lime plant
Run of mine (ROM) pad and stock pile feed conveyor construction
Housing construction 2
Gamsberg mountain, mining and plant infrastructure
West pit
Light duty vehicle (LDV) refuel bay19
Inside the tailings thickener
East pit
Run of mine (ROM) pad (crusher) construction
Waste rock dump aerial view
Plant infrastructure and main receiving sub-station
Main receiving sub-station

Gamsberg June 2018

Plant construction workforce
V-cut (facing north)
Assay laboratory
Housing construction 1
Main receivers substation
Semi-Autogenous Grinding (SAG) mill feed conveyor belt infrastructure
Stock pile feed conveyor and stock pile tunnel
Aerial view of flotation, reagents and de-watering
Plant Infrastructure-North access ramp (NAR), Run of mine (ROM) pad and mining complex
Run of mine (ROM) construction
Run of mine (ROM) crusher under construction
Filter building
East pit (looking east)
East pit (facing north east) and Run of mine (ROM) pad
Gamsberg mountain, associated mine and plant infrastructure
Aerial view of concentrator plant
West pit with Aggeneys mountains in the horizon
The Gamsberg Project
Flotation and reagent area
North access ramp (NAR) Run of mine (ROM) pad and crusher
West pit with Pella mountains in the horizon
West pit, footwall
Housing construction 2
De-watering area
V-Cut (looking north east) and view point
Plant infrastructure (looking north to N14)
Raw water dam & pump station

Gamsberg July 2018

Panoramic view of Gamsberg
Birdseye view of Gamsberg
Flotation 
Plant storm water dam construction
Plant infrastructure
Tailings thickener
Medium Voltage (MV) substation
Mining activity
Stockpile feed conveyor
Plant infrastructure aerial view
Bright Beginnings early learning centre (ELC)
Aerial view of Sonstraaltjie early learning centre (ELC)
V-Cut
Plant infrastructure construction
Aerial view - Bright Beginnings ELC extension
House - Murchison street
Run of mine (ROM) pad
Stockpile feed conveyor
Tailings storage facility
Aerial view of Gamsberg mining activity

Gamsberg August 2018

Plant infrastructure - Thickener
East pit
South pit
New view point
North Access Ramp
West pit 
Looking back into the mountain from the V-Cut
Storm water catchment dam
Construction activities at plant site
Birdseye view - Gamsberg
Bright Beginnings ELC extension construction
Reservoir infrastructure at PellaLooking towards Aggeneys from the V-Cut
Feed conveyor to plant
Plant infrastructure construction
Pella pump station
Storm water catchment dam
East Pit looking north through V-Cut
Reservoir infrastructure at Pella

Gamsberg September 2018

Plant flotation area
East pit, looking North
West Pit     
V-cut, looking North
Mining reservoir
ROM Pad, looking west      
Gamsberg mine aerial view (waste rock dump, looking east)  
Stockpile feed conveyor
ROM Pad building
Permanent road construction from N14
View of stockpile feed conveyor towards mountain
Mining ActivitiesTailings Storage Facility
Mining Offices 
Aerial view of permanent road construction
Loading using back-hoe excavator, West Pit
Storm water catchment dam
Birdseye view, South Pit
Drilling Activities in the East Pit

Gamsberg October 2018

Crushed ore stockpile
Aerial view of Gamsberg mining area 
Aerial view of Gamsberg mining area
Top view of flotation 
Plant view at dawn
Flotation and dewatering area 
Reagent mixing area
Dewatering area
Aerial view of Gamsberg
Aerial view of Gamsberg
Ball mill
Main receiving substation 
Crushed ore stockpile 
Pebble crusher area
Wet-end of plant, Assay laboratory, LV and MV substation

Gamsberg November 2018

Dewatering Area
Birds-eye view of the Gamsberg Mountain looking eastwards showing mining infrastructure 
East Pit and V-cut development     
V-Cut development showing drilling activities
Operations Main Entrance
Mine entrance looking south through the V-cut      
ROM (Run-Of-Mill) Pad showing ore material stockpile along the crusher  
Dump truck loaded with ore approaching the crush tipping point
Concentrate Shed
New housing Nuni Street
New housing back of Duiker Street
Tailing Storage Facility
New housing Steinkopf & Duiker Street
Gamsberg Operations looking south. Included is the N14 highway, Gamsberg Mountain with associated mining development and Process Plant Infrastructure
Mine looking east, showing V-Cut Exit Waste Rock Dump
N14 Entrance Construction
South Pit ore mining activities

Gamsberg December 2018

Dewatering Area
Birds-eye view of the Gamsberg Mountain looking eastwards showing mining infrastructure 
East Pit and V-cut development     
V-Cut development showing drilling activities
Operations Main Entrance
Mine entrance looking south through the V-cut      
ROM (Run-Of-Mill) Pad showing ore material stockpile along the crusher  
Dump truck loaded with ore approaching the crush tipping point
Concentrate Shed
New housing Nuni Street
New housing back of Duiker Street
Tailing Storage Facility
New housing Steinkopf & Duiker Street
Gamsberg Operations looking south. Included is the N14 highway, Gamsberg Mountain with associated mining development and Process Plant Infrastructure
Mine looking east, showing V-Cut Exit Waste Rock Dump
N14 Entrance Construction
South Pit ore mining activities

Gamsberg April 2017

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Gamsberg May 2017

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Gamsberg June 2017

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Gamsberg July 2017

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Gamsberg August 2017

Overview of Gamsberg mine development
Crusher civil foundation works
Crusher civil foundation works
Temporary construction camp
Crusher civil foundation works
Overview of Gamsberg mine development
Open pit mine development
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Crusher civil foundation works
Open pit mine development
Open pit mine development
Open pit mine development
Concentrator civil works
Site earthworks

Gamsberg Launch March 2019

President Cyril Ramaphosa on a site visit at the official opening of Gamsberg Mine.
Cindy Hendricks and Wayne Hempel, electrical engineer and project engineer at Gamsberg, show President Cyril Ramaphosa an augmented reality model of the Gamsberg open pit. 
Cindy Hendricks, Gamsberg electrical engineer, shows President Cyril Ramaphosa an augmented reality model of the Gamsberg open pit.
President Cyril Ramaphosa and Minister Gwede Mantashe meeting some of the mining team at the Gamsberg site visit 
Cutting the ribbon, officially opening Vedanta Zinc International's Gamsberg Mine in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa. From left: Vedanta CEO, Srinivasan (Venkat) Venkatakrishnan; His Excellency, President Cyril Ramaphosa; Vedanta Chairman, Anil Agarwal; Vedanta Zinc International CEO, Deshnee Naidoo; Minister of Mineral Resources, Honourable Gwede Mantashe.
Minister Gwede Mantashe's address at the Gamsberg Mine inauguration. 
Cutting the ribbon, officially opening Vedanta Zinc International's Gamsberg Mine in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa. From left: Premier of the Northern Cape, Sylvia Lucas; Vedanta CEO, Srinivasan (Venkat) Venkatakrishnan; His Excellency, President Cyril Ramaphosa; Vedanta Chairman, Anil Agarwal; Vedanta Zinc International CEO, Deshnee Naidoo; Minister of Mineral Resources, Honourable Gwede Mantashe.
Vedanta Chairman, Anil Agarwal, speaking at the opening of Gamsberg 
Address by President Cyril Ramaphosa at the official opening of Vedanta's Gamsberg MineUnveiling the plaque at the opening of Vedanta Zinc International's Gamsberg Mine in South Africa's Northern Cape Province: His Excellency, President Cyril Ramaphosa and Vedanta Chairman, Anil Agarwal.
Cutting the ribbon, officially opening Vedanta Zinc International's Gamsberg Mine in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa. From left: Premier of the Northern Cape, Sylvia Lucas; Vedanta CEO, Srinivasan (Venkat) Venkatakrishnan; His Excellency, President Cyril Ramaphosa; Vedanta Chairman, Anil Agarwal; Vedanta Zinc International CEO, Deshnee Naidoo; Minister of Mineral Resources, Honourable Gwede Mantashe.
President Cyril Ramaphosa on a tour of Vedanta Zinc International's new Gamsberg Mine
President Cyril Ramaphosa on a tour of Vedanta Zinc International's new Gamsberg Mine

Gamsberg September 2017

Aerial view housing development
Biodiversity Quiver tree (Kokerboom)Carport installations and staff houses
6. Recently completed staff housing
Access roads
New site housing development
Gamsberg Mining Activity
Gamsberg Open pit
Expansion of housing development
Assembled trucks at open pit mine development
Moolmans workshop
Open pit min development
Open mine pit excavation
Gamsberg Mining progress
Access roads to open pit mine development
Open pit mine development
Overview open pit mine development
Open pit mine development
Access roads
Access roads
Gamsberg Mining Activity
Mine access roads
Near completion staff house

Gamsberg October 2017

38 Km water pipe line 2All roads lead to Gamsberg
Recently installed power line
Staff housing development
Finalising water pipe line
Gamsberg aerial
Civil works Construction at Gamsberg
Aerial overview  Gamsberg housing
Mining atop Gamsberg
Aerial access ramp
The BMC Vision
Reservoir infrastructure at Pella
Construction at Gamsberg
Gamsberg HDPE lined tailings
Plant assembly
Construction at Pella reservoir
HDPE lined tailings
Ground level access ramp
Construction and HDPE lined tailings
Construction at Pella reservoir 2
Access ramp progress
Steel works
Mining progress
Construction at Gamsberg
Concentrator civil works
Aerial mining activity
38 Km water pipe line
Access ramp opposite view
Continued construction of Staff housing

Gamsberg November 2017

Mining activity at Gamsberg
Ball mill installation
Civil works Thickeners Tailings and Zinc
Housing construction site
Mining activity at Gamsberg
Housing construction
MV & LV substation
Access road
Plant construction
Orange street, Aggeneys housing construction
TSF Liner works aerial
Construction at Gamsberg South village
Plant construction activity
Orange street Housing site
Civil works SAG Mill
TSF Liner works
ELB on-site-camp
Bracken street Housing site
TSF Tailings Dam Peripheral Drain
Run-of-mine (ROM) crusher
Housing unit
B & K Civil works Horseshoe Reservoir 2
Aerial view of plant

Gamsberg December 2017

Concentrator Plant construction activities
Concentrator Plant construction activities
Concentrator Plant construction activities
Concentrator Plant construction activities
TSF Liner works
Concentrator Plant construction
Aerial Mining Activities
Pipeline Progress
Mining Activities
Tailings storage facility activities
Pipeline Progress
Mining Activities Gamsberg Aerial View
Mining Activities
Brake Test Ramp
Concentrator Plant construction activities

Gamsberg 2016

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