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A Transnet Freight Rail locomotive moves through a rapid load-out facility at the Phola coal processing plant, in Ogies, east of Johannesburg. Phola is a joint venture established by Anglo Inyosi Coal (AIC) and BHP Billiton Energy Coal South...
27th July 2012

Rail utility hopeful of meeting 2012/13 coal target after slow start

A coal train being loaded at one of the two rapid rail load-out stations at the Phola coal processing plant, in Mpumalanga. Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) is working to catch up export coal volumes lost during the first few months of its current financial year, which included a nine-day shutdown, in an effort to meet its 2012/13 budget of hauling up to 77-million tons to...
17th July 2012

A brief look at SA’s coal-mining industry

Most coal production in South Africa - about 53% - is from opencast mines, with the balance being produced by bord-and-pillar (40%), stoping (4%) and longwall mining (3%). Coal mining operations are clustered in the country’s Mpumalanga province,...
3rd September 2010

Longest overland conveyor in Africa commissioned in Mpumalanga

Materials handling company Roymec has commissioned a 15,9-km conveyor at the $505-million Mpumalanga-based Zondagsfontein coal project, which is the longest single flight overland conveyor in Africa. “It is also one of the longest single flight...
28th May 2010

Black-owned investment 
group buys into engineering contractor Roytec

South African engineering contracting company Roymec announced that it has teamed up with black-owned and managed investment group Tamela.
20th November 2009

Pamodzi Gold founder Ndaba Ntsele throws in towel

The founder of the JSE-suspended and provisionally liquidated Pamodzi Gold Limited on Thursday conceded defeat in his months-long fight to keep alive his dream of black control of a listed South African gold company. Pamodzi Gold Limited...
17th September 2009

Zondagsfontein coal project, South Africa Restricted

The Zondagsfontein project will entail the construction of an underground mine and an opencast pit.
27th February 2009
News This Week

Water reclamation plant delivers on its promise

The eMalahleni water reclamation plant, established as a R300-million joint initiative between global resource companies Anglo Coal South Africa and BHP Billiton Energy Coal South Africa (Becsa), treats polluted mine water from underground...
14th November 2008

Mining communities sidelined in BEE initiatives

A study released in June at a conference by an international bench marking non-governmental organisation, recommends that communities need to be given a direct stake in mining, and should move away from the enrichment of a few individuals.
5th September 2008
Editorial Insight

Eskom awards coal contract at Kusile, London Mining enters SA coal market, SA’s raw chrome ore exports ‘suicidal’

State-owned power utility Eskom has signed a letter of intent with Anglo Coal South Africa to supply its new 4 818-MW Kusile coal-fired power station, formerly dubbed ‘Project Bravo’, with 17-million tons of coal a year over its 47-year life.
15th August 2008
Video Clips

Daily podcast – August 6, 2008 Audio Available

Jacob Maroga In today's podcast: Tenders for a R5-bn-plus investment by Eskom into flue gas desulphurisation technology for its Kusile power station are being finalised, Sandton City begins its transformation and, Eskom signs a letter of intent with Anglo Coal...
6th August 2008

Anglo Inyosi Coal to supply 17mt/y to Eskom's newest power station

State power utility Eskom has signed a letter of intent with Anglo Coal South Africa to supply its new 4 818-MW Kusile coal-fired power station, formerly dubbed ‘Project Bravo’, with 17-million tons of coal a year over its 47-year life. Should...
5th August 2008
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