Speaker Interview: John Welborn, Resolute Mining

John Welborn, Managing Director & CEO Resolute Mining, recently explained some of the technology in the mining sector that the company is taking advantage of at its Syama underground gold mine in Mali, West Africa. 

Highlights include:

  • The world’s first, purpose built, fully automated underground gold mine
  • The world’s largest mine site based solar hybrid power supply
  • The increase in skilled local jobs with the advent of automation
  • Lowering costs through technology

Multi-national gold producer Resolute Mining is at the forefront of new technology, with cutting edge practices that are set to revolutionise the African gold mining scene.

Resolute is a successful gold miner with over 30 years of experience as an explorer, developer and operator of gold mines in Africa and Australia.  The Company has operated nine gold mines which have produced more than 8 million ounces of gold.

The Next Step

“Our Syama underground mine is now in the advanced stage of commissioning and is the world’s first, purpose built, fully automated sublevel cave gold mine.” Says John Welborn, Managing Director & CEO of Resolute Mining Limited.

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