Maya Gold & Silver registered a production of 42,998 ounces of silver that is about 1337 Kgduring the month of June 2016 at its Zgounder silver mine in Morocco. The silver ingots were produced from 5317 tonnes of dry material presenting an average head grade of 314 g/t Ag that has a recovery rate of 80.03% was which achieved.
Maya is proceeding with the basic engineering segment of the flotation cells installation considering the latest data obtained from pilot testing carried out in China on the crushing, flotation and gravimetric processes. The preparation of the definitive technical specification and requirements for the equipment and components including the local build-up of the vats, conveyors and feeders is well advanced.
A visit by the Chinese contractors began on July 11 and completed on July 20, 2016. During this visit, all technical details pertaining to the flotation cells examined and validated. Local contractors also remained on site to finalize the mechanical, electrical and structural requirements before proceeding with the construction of onsite equipment and components.