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Sheba Mine
Sheba Mine
Mine Profile

Barberton mine, South Africa

An underground mine, situated in Mpumalanga.
30th September 2011
Video Clips

Daily podcast – April 23, 2010 Audio Available

South African Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu instructs the South African mining industry's special task team to pull the country back from the global mining brink; and The Department of Mineral Resources approves and grants the conversion of Pan...
23rd April 2010

Pan African granted new order mining right for Barberton

The Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) has approved and granted the conversion of junior-miner Pan African Resources’ old-order mining rights for the Barberton Mines, in South Africa’s Mpumalanga province, into new-order mining rights. “The...
23rd April 2010

Mpumalanga police warn against illegal gold mining

he "bellies of the earth" will swallow illegal miners trying to strike it rich in the "bowels" of the gold mines in Barberton, Mpumalanga police warned on Friday. Rescue workers had recovered the bodies of 19 illegal gold miners at Consort mine,...
6th March 2009
Creamer Media on SAfm

06/03/2009 (On-The-Air) Audio Available

Tim Modise In this broadcast: Armed illegal miners are living in underground mines for months on end and stealing millions of rands worth of gold; The launch of South Africa’s R26-million Sumbandila satellite has been postponed; South Africa’s biggest chrome...
6th March 2009

Cholera fears as dead bodies of 4 more illegal miners are brought to the surface

Fears of the potential outbreak of cholera in the underground mines inhabited by illegal gold miners accompanied the bringing to surface on Monday of four more dead bodies. Casper Strydom, the GM of Barberton Mines, which is part of the Aim- and...
2nd March 2009
Mine Profile

Barberton mines, South Africa

A Pan African Resources-controlled mine, situated in Mpumalanga
10th October 2008

Gold-mine installs solution as part of efficiency drive

The Sheba gold-mine has installed Adroit’s advanced 32-bit, open automation Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (Scada) software to improve the effectiveness of the processes at the mine.
8th October 2004
Diversified Miners

Barberton future still gold lined

Tony de Beer While many of the large gold miners face very difficult times, Metorex’s Barberton Gold Mines is quietly optimistic about its future.
17th September 2004
Diversified Miners

Metorex targets 300 kg/m from Barberton gold-mine

Metorex Monthly gold production at mid-tier mining company Metorex’s Barberton Mines subsidiary has increased from an average of 180 kg in 2002/3 to 250 kg at present and it is hoped that the 300 kg mark will be reached in the next 12 to 18 months.
30th April 2004
Diversified Miners

Barberton Mine, South Africa

Barberton Mine Mpumalanga
19th September 2003
Breaking News

Gold group announces retrenchments and mine closure

Medium-sized gold miner Avgold has completed a review of future strategic management plans for its ETC mines, and as a result has decided to retrench 227 people.
25th April 2002
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