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Galmoy Lead / Zinc Mine

Producer of

Lead, zinc

Location

Kilkenny, Ireland

Ownership

Lundin Mining Corp. (100%)

Geology type

Carbonate-hosted polymetallic sulphides

Mineral type

Lead, zinc sulphides with accessories

Reserve base

3.55Mt ore, proven and probable (2005)

Annual production

74,321t of zinc and 17,284t of lead in concentrates (2005)

Mining method

Room and pillar / benching / drift and fill

Processing method

Crushing, grinding and flotation

Employment

200

Underground

Tamrock drill rigs, LHDs and mine trucks

Normet explosives chargers and utility vehicles

Getman explosives charger

Concentrator

Wemco flotation cells

Dorr Oliver thickeners and filters

GEHO pumps
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