AGV Mining is leading exploration works in Nasarawa State, drilling for minerals and base metals including Zinc, Lead, Copper and Baryte. Our findings will have commercial and industrial applications in different fields, such as construction, manufacturing, telecommunication, electronics, pharmaceuticals, etc. With our wide expertise and technical competence, clients can be certain that they will receive proper advice, cutting-edge services and accurate results.
Within the scope of its Corporate Social Responsibility plan, AGV Mining is implementing Community Development Agreements with the hosting community. A re-cent example of such is our large exploration program in Nasarawa State where we took into account the needs of the inhabitants and sponsored the education of 50 children, drilled boreholes to supply the locals with potable water, renovated schools and trained current and future workers through capacity building initiatives.
AGV Mining works in remote areas that often lack basic infrastructure. Therefore, we have integrated Corporate Social Responsibility practices in our activities, as an equitable way to give back to the host communities. By providing services aiming to promote local social and economic development, we are ensuring the sustainability of our projects and the well-being of the people.
AGV Mining is upgrading its drilling capabilities and using the most advanced mining techniques and procedures. We have expanded our fleet from 1 to 5 rigs in 2021, acquired additional downhole survey tools, air compressors, bulldozers, excavators and air boosters. Also, in order to meet the specific needs of our clients, we are constantly improving our mining logistics solutions and sample handling, laboratory, core shed and splitting facility.
The rise of electric cars in the world and the need for renewable power generation are currently at the center of AGV Mining’s future endeavors. Building on our leadership in the mining industry and our expertise in exploration, we are focusing on providing electric vehicles with the minerals needed for the next generation of electric batteries. Our long-term vision includes also the mining of metals and minerals that can be used in other industries such as aerospace and telecommunications.
AGV Mining, that is leading the work on Lot A1 – National Integrated Mineral Exploration Project (NIMEP)
Within the scope of the National Integrated Mineral Exploration Project (NIMEP), AGV Mining, that is leading the work on Lot A1, has made a breakthrough by discovering commercial quantities of Nickel, Chromium, and platinum-group elements in northern Nigeria, a first in the country. We are proud to be taking part in a project that is turning this country into a global destination for mining investment.
Gold and metals market strongly rising, AGVM has decided to take its exploration projects to the next level
With the demand for gold and metals market strongly rising, AGVM has decided to take its exploration projects to the next level by integrating international mining standards and practices into each phase of its works. Indeed, AGVM is complying with global recommendations on the use of better technologies to reduce the negative impact of such activities on the environment, in addition to ensuring that occupational health and safety measures are closely maintained throughout field work and that effective risk-management strategies and ethical practices are applied across the different levels of its business.
AGV Mining strongly believe in the importance of promoting ethical culture, values and compliance within their work environment. Therefore, despite the many challenges faced, they make it a point to ensure proper ethical training to their staff from the top down, according to international industry best practices. Indeed, it is crucial that upper management and field employees play an equal role in implementing the Companies’ vision, beliefs and ethics programs.