THE HEMERDON MINE:
UNEARTHING THE FUTURE
Tungsten West plc is restarting the World Class
Hemerdon Tungsten-Tin Deposit located in South Devon, UK
Tungsten is an essential strategic metal used across several important applications.
WHAT WE DO
Preconstruction Mine Planning
At Tungsten West, we have taken the Hemerdon Mine back to first principles by investing heavily in understanding the mineralogy and metallurgy of the deposit. Having successfully proven the new processing route, the Hemerdon Mine will once again be the World Class Asset it deserves to be.
Within the first six months of acquiring the Hemerdon Project, Tungsten West is already ISO14001, 45001 and 9001 accredited for our Environmental Management Systems, Occupational Health & Safety Management and Quality Management Systems.
News & Updates
THE HEMERDON PROJECT:
WORLD’S 3rd LARGEST TUNGSTEN RESOURCE
Tungsten West was incorporated in 2019 as a special purpose vehicle to purchase the Hemerdon Project out of receivership.
Located in South Devon, UK, the Hemerdon Mine was operational between 2015 and 2018, at which point the project went into receivership.
The Project is one of the largest tungsten deposits globally.
Tungsten is a metal that every consumer uses directly or indirectly.
It’s unique properties of being the hardest metal with the highest melting point mean it's
used in many different sectors such as automotive, technology, energy and manufacturing.
On the supply side, tungsten is one of three metals classified as a conflict mineral
as it is mined by forced labour in certain parts of the globe.
There is a significant risk that the EU and the US will not have sufficient access to tungsten concentrates in the near future, which is why its classified as a critical mineral.
BRINGING MINING BACK TO BRITAIN
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Tungsten West is incorporated in England, registration number 11310159.
Registered office address: Cantelowes Ltd,
Shakespeare Martineau Llp 6th Floor, 60 Gracechurch Street, London, United Kingdom, EC3V 0HR
Site address: Hemerdon Mine, Drakelands, Plympton, Devon PL7 5BS*
*Sat Nav users please use postcode PL7 5BW
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