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Exxaro in move to improve education in labour sending areas

By: Anine Vermeulen Large coal and heavy minerals mining company Exxaro’s Inyanda mine, launched an education intervention programme in March to improve the quality of education in labour-sending communities. The project was officially launched by eMalahleni mayor Salome Sithole and Iyanda mine business unit manager... 

Water project funded by Anglo Coal, BHP Billiton 
a boon for Mpumalanga community

By: Megan van Wyngaardt Five years after the inception and three years after the opening of the eMalahleni Water Reclamation Plant, situated in Mpumalanga province, the community surrounding the plant has experienced a substantial improvement to its quality of life. 

Mine’s social committee provides local community with running water

By: Kelly Farthing One of the largest ferrochrome producers in the world, Samancor Chrome, is involved in various community upliftment projects. One such initiative is the Hlalanikahle water reticulation project headed up by the Samcor Ferrometals corporate social investment (CSI) committee. 

Coal big guns build R300m plant to provide clean water to Mpumalanga municipality

By: Christy van der Merwe Mining companies Anglo Coal and BHP Billiton Energy Coal South Africa (BECSA) last week signed a landmark agreement with the Emalahleni local municipality for the supply of water from a newly built water treatment plant. 


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