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TFR moves record 1.05Mt of manganese in May

8th June 2016 Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) moved a record 1.05-million tons of manganese in May – a new monthly record – as a result of an improvement in operational efficiencies and an upturn in market conditions. “The record-breaking performance is due to a significant improvement in efficiencies across the... 

Rebranded operating platforms highlighted

By: Ilan Solomons     23rd January 2015 Engineering and construction major Murray & Roberts will highlight its rebranded operating platforms at this year’s Investing in African Mining Indaba, which will take place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from February 9 to 12. Mining contracting company and Murray & Roberts... 

Rail expansion could benefit SA’s manganese output

By: Zandile Mavuso     14th December 2012 South Africa hosts 80% of the world’s identified manganese reserves, which are in Hotazel, in the Northern Cape. Global advisory firm KPMG believes that if State-owned rail logistics group Transnet increases its rail capacity from Hotazel, South Africa will increase its manganese production. 

TFR to increase Hotazel–Port Elizabeth manganese throughput to 16Mt/y

By: Nomvelo Buthelezi     26th October 2012 Transnet Freight Rail (TFR), in conjunction with various stakeholders, intends to increase the throughput of manganese export to 16 million tons a year on the Hotazel–Port Elizabeth railway line.This expansion coincides with the development of a new manganese terminal at the Port of Ngqura. The... 

Kalagadi Manganese secures R7bn debt as final shaft blast goes off at Northern Cape project 

By: Natalie Greve     16th March 2012 Junior miner Kalagadi Manganese has raised a debt package to fund ongoing mine development activities. 


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