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    • "Galamsey", "Illegal Mining", Small Scale Gold Mining and what it is all about? 

      Peters, Winfried Dipl. Ing. (, 2013-09-02)
      With reference to various publications in newspapers on Small Scale Mining or Galamsey or activities of illegal small miners in Ghana and sometimes very agressive comments or demands voiced by representatives of industrial ...
    • Gold Ore Treatment at Tetrem Small Scale Mine 

      Peters, Winfried Dipl. Ing. (, 2013-09-02)
      This publication is the continuation of a previous presentation of the operation and cost analysis of the partly mechanised Tetrem small scale gold mine which discussed in detail the mining, safety and environmental aspects ...
    • Gold Trade and Gold Mining in the 15th to 18th Century at the Gold Coast (Ghana) and the Activities of the Brandenburg-Prussians 

      Peters, Winfried Dipl. Ing. (Zeitschrift der Foerderer des Bergbaus und des Huettenwesens, 1986-05)
      Since 1980 the Institute of Mining and Geosciences of the Technical University of Berlin carried out an educational project at the University of Science and Technology (UST) in Kumasi and the UST School of Mines in Tarkwa, ...
    • History of Gold-Mining in Ghana 

      Peters, Winfried Dipl. Ing. (
      This book attempts to outline the history of gold mining and related subjects like marketing, trading and use of gold from the legendary times until today. The work will not limit itself to the borders of present day Ghana ...
    • Operation and Cost Analysis of a Partly Mechanized Small Scale Gold Mine in Ghana 

      Peters, Winfried Dipl. Ing. (, 2013-09-02)
      The economically successful operation of partly mechanized small scale mines in Ghana could fill the gap between large scale, industrial and foreign controlled mining operations and the artisanal (or "galamsey") small scale ...
    • THE TETREM SMALL MINE 

      Peters, Winfried Dipl. Ing. (, 2013-09-02)
      After a long decline of gold production in Ghana since 1986 the gold mining sector is recovering and mainly foreign investment led to substantial exploration efforts as well as to the opening up of new mines and/or ...