- Kastan Mining Limited – Environmental Impact Assessment – May 2008 – December 2008:
Conducting an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of a proposed copper, gold & silver mining project at Ulelin’gombe in Kilosa District. The EIA study was completed and inspected by Government and a final report has been submitted and approved awaiting issuance of EIA Certificate.
- Kabanga Nickel Project – Asset Survey – September 2007 – October 2008:
MTL was subcontracted by Golders Associates, the EIA Lead Consultant, to undertake the socio-economic and asset survey of the communities surrounding the mine and establish the affected parties for resettlement. The assignment involved training and management of community workers, data collection and cording, prepare and organize questionnaires, preparation of weekly reports and preparation of a resettlement plan.
- Williamson Diamonds Mines Ltd - Mwadui Community Diamond Partnership (MDCP) Project – August 2006 – September 2008:
Have been undertaking a project aimed at assisting the communities of the villages surrounding the Williamson Diamond Mine and whose major income earning activities are small-scale diamond mining in their fight against poverty. In addition to transformation of the diamond mining and trading activities to small-scale mining enterprises, the project also had identified and promotes other livelihood activities utilizing local resources in the villages. The project also supports the development of social development programmes in the areas of health, education, water and others.
- Kabanga Nickel Project - Environmental Impact Assessment – Social baseline survey – April 2007 – February 2008:
MTL was been sub-contracted by Golders Associates of Canada, the EIA Lead Consultant for the for Kabanga Nickel project to carry out a number of subproject including: Baseline socio-economic survey of the surrounding communities, vibration monitoring on the two main road to be used for haulage of concentrate and general transport, geological investigations to identify sand resources to be used for backfilling and carrying out national and local consultation with key stakeholders. The project components have been completed and reports submitted to the Client.
- Resolute (Tanzania) Ltd – Review of the Environmental Management Plan and the Environmental Management Act Compliance Issues – July – December 2007:
MTL was contracted to review and update the Environmental Management Plan for the Golden Pride Project. This is being carried out as a legal compliance under the Mining (Environmental Management and Protection) Regulations, 1999 that requires review of EMP every 5 years. In addition, a review of the Environmental Management Act, 2004 has been undertaken to identify all issues that the Company need to comply with. A revised EMP was compiled, submitted and approved by Government.
- AngloGold Ashanti – Geita Gold Mine – Review of the Community Development Programme – June 2007 – December 2007
Was contracted by Geita Gold Mine to carry out a review of the Mine’s community development programme and assist to develop communication channels with local authorities and communities, establish extent of coverage, develop procedures for compensation that are in line with legal requirements, develop procedures for community development project selection and develop mechanisms for dealing with illegal artisanal miners in the lease area. The report was submitted and approved by the Client.
- Tanga Cement Company – Environmental Impact Assessment for the expansion of the Cement Grinding Circuit and EIA for the quarrying of Shale - January 2007
MTL was contracted to undertake two projects at Tanga Cement for the expansion of the cement grinding unit as part of the plant expansion and the quarrying of shale which will replace red soil as a raw material for cement production. The Environmental Impact Statements with Environmental Management and Monitoring Plans were compiled, submitted and approved by Government.
- Resolute (Tanzania) Ltd – Environmental scoping study – Nyakafuru Gold Project - July– December 2007
MTL was contracted to carry out an initial environmental scoping for the Nyakafuru gold mining project located in Kahama District. The study involved detailed flora and fauna survey, water sampling and analysis, soils survey, analysis of the small-scale mining activities in the area and other baseline data collection.
(Tanzania) Ltd. Environmental Audit- 2006:-
Was, in collaboration with ERM of South Africa, contracted by the Company
in June 2006 to carry out a compliance environmental audit of the gold mining
operations at the Golden Pride Mine located Lusu, Nzega District, Tanzania.
Audit reports have been submitted and approved by the Client.
- Kiwira Coal Mines Ltd. - EIA Study - 2006:
Was contracted to conduct an Environmental Audit and preparation of the
Environmental Management Plan of the coal mining project that has been
in operation since 1980. An audit report and the Environmental Management
Plan has been reviewed and approved by Government.
- Bulyanhulu Gold Mine – Kahama Mining Corporation Ltd
Undertook a review of the Environmental Management Plan for Bulyanhulu
gold mine in consideration to the modification of the process to use cyanide.
The EIA report has been submitted to Government for approval.
- Bulyanhulu Gold Mine – Kahama Mining Corporation Ltd
MTL Consulting services has in September 2005 been contracted by the Company
to conduct an Environmental Management Review for the permanent storage
of scavanger tailings that will be processed by using cyanadation. In
addition, MTL was also contracted to conduct an EIA for the establishment
of a granite quarry for production of aggregates to be used in preparing
a paste fill for underground filling. The EIS and EMP reports have been
submitted for approval.
- M-Mining Company Limited – EIA Study – 2005:-
MTL was in January 2005 contracted by M-Mining Company Limited of Dar-es-Salaam
to conduct environmental impact assessments for its three projects namely,
gemstone mining in Manyara, gold mining in Geita and Diamond mining in
Shinyanga. The scooping reports have been completed and submitted to the
Government for approval so that detailed EIA studies can commence.
- Marmo Granito Mines (T) Limited – EIA Studies –
In July 2005, the Company contracted MTL Consulting to undertake EIA studies
for six marble production sites located in Mbeya, Southern Tanzania. The
scooping reports have been compiled for all six sites and are awaiting
approval of the TOR by the Government.
- Geita Gold Mines Limited (AngloGold Ashanti) - EMP Review
MTL Consulting Company Ltd., was contracted by GGM in January 2005 to
undertake an environmental impact assessment study for the expansion of
a Special Mining Licence to cover the area of Geita Hill measuring 21.22
square kilometers. The scooping report of the study has been completed
and submitted to Government for approval so that the detailed EIA study