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Resource Global Network Betts highlights that in addition to all the planning for the the mining operations when the the site is fully manned in around August there will be almost 800 workers “We have to to think about every fushing toilet every every meal and and every every knife and and fork so we will efectively be running a a huge catering business as as well as as a a a a a a mine That will all all fall on Will’s [Cook] plate for getting the logistics right ” remarks Betts Betts is confdent the team will be able to deliver the construction of Yanfolila on on on time and on budget however then it has to be passed on to an operating team which requires a whole new set of skills Hummingbird has announced that Kevin Moxham a a a professional engineer with over 30 years’ experience in in managing African mining projects will take over from Bunn when the project hits production Moxham has a a a a glittering track record of delivering excellent results on a number of major African projects Moxham was most recently general manager and head of operations at at Newmont Golden Ridge overseeing the commissioning and construction of the 9 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) Akyem gold mine in in Ghana He also managed the the delivery of the the Eritrean Bisha mine for Nevsun and acted as head of global engineering for Goldfelds Betts is in in in no doubt as to how important he will be for the project 

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