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Operating Mines Department of Mineral Resources

OPERATING MINES. This directory is an update of previous editions, and lists operating mines and quarries, agents and mineral processing plants in the Republic of South Africa. The mines are grouped according to main commodity produced.

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Mwelase Group of Companies

The Group consisted of Shanduka Coal, Umcebo Mining, Hlagisa Mining, Springlake, Umsimbithi Mining and Koornfontein Mines. Mack also serves on the board of trustees for the Optimum Coal, Umcebo and Shanduka Coal environmental rehabilitation, employees share-ownership schemes and

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Optimum Coal Mine South Africa News and Updates from The

Jan 13, 2017 · After Australia, Adanis eye coal mines in SA 10 Aug, 2010, 0122AM IST At a time when there is a raging debate on whether coal or natural gas should be the country's fuel of the future, Gautam Adani, chairman of the Rs 27,800-crore, Ahmedabad-based Adani group, has opted for imported coal.

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() Optimum Haul Road Track Selection on Open Pit Coal

optimum track of road for the open pit coal mine, analysis of the topography factor, land usage, environment, and geology are needed on the basic engineering design phase.

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Coal miner community shows the beautiful side of SA GroundUp

Jan 18, 2019 · It was a dismal Christmas for thousands of coal miners in Mpumalanga when the formerly Gupta-owned coal mines of Optimum and Koornfontein, now under business rescue, stopped paying workers and contractors in October last year. It was the same story for workers at other nearby mines Woestaleen, Boschmans, Klipbank, Setemba and Sandile.

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South Africa lets Glencore resume operations at Optimum

Aug 07, 2015 · South Africa's mines minister has decided to conditionally withdrew a licence suspension for Glencore's (LONGLEN) Optimum coal mine, ordered earlier this week.

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Optimum Coal Mine Archives SABC News Breaking news

Ramotja says he was excluded from Optimum Coal mine matters 14 March 2019, 107 PM. Former Department of Mineral Resources Director-General, Thibedi Ramontja, says the Optimum mine project was centralised in former Mosebenzi Zwane's office.

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Optimum mine workers torch five coal trucks in demand for

Mine workers from several Optimum-owned mines have been identified by eyewitnesses as the ones responsible for torching five coal trucks and another pick-up truck, all belonging to Eskom, in

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Optimum Coal Mining News

Mines Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi on Friday conditionally withdrew his suspension of the licence for Glencore's Optimum Coal Mine, following consultations with the firm, his spokesperson said. "The company engaged on the issues of

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Optimum bunker size and location in underground coal mine

The transportation of coal out of a mine is usually done by a serially linked system of conveyors. It is apparent that in a serially dependent system of this type the failure of any one component (conveyor) causes the complete system to be shut down. The provision of bunkers at strategically located points in the conveyor system can result in the production of coal even in the event of failure

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Eskom says coal supplier Optimum mine starts business

Optimum could not immediately be reached for comment. Eskom said coal had been diverted from other mines to supply the power station after workers at Optimum downed tools and coal was not delivered.

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Mpumalanga Department of Mineral Resources

farm blesbokfontein 487 js, blesboklaagte 488 js, bosmansspruit 459 js, braamspruit 465 js, grootlaagte 449 js, klippan 452 js, kopermijn 491 js, kromdraai 486 js, kwaggafontein 460 js, leeupan 494 js, mooifontein 448 js, nooitgedacht 493 js

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How State Capture business was conducted former Optimum

#StateCaptureInquiry Glencore also faced Section 54 "cease operation" notices at Optimum mines from the Mineral Resources department. (IOW the state was using its regulatory power to favour the Gupta's attempt to buy Optimum Coal Holdings. Not new; still pretty shocking) — Ferial Haffajee (@ferialhaffajee) February 27, 2019

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Engineering News Bids open for Optimum, Koornfontein

The business rescue practitioners (BRPs) for the Optimum coal mine and the Koornfontein mines have put the assets back up for sale. The BRPs, along with major creditors, have set the closing date

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Rocked by Scandal, South African Power Coal Age

Meanwhile their company Tegeta has filed bankruptcy, which has severely hampered operations at its mines including Optimum. "Other coal supply challenges at Eskom's Arnot‚ Hendrina and Komati power stations arise from the dysfunctional Tegeta coal mining operations‚ that have left Eskom high-and-dry in the months prior and subsequent to

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Lawlessness at Gupta mines was behind deadly tragedy

There are also reports that other mines in the area have been targeted by the same men, including Optimum Coal Mine, Blinkpan, and the nearby railway siding. At Gloria mine, the men made a fatal

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Coal Glencore

We are a major producer of thermal coal, semi-soft and coking coal from five mines in the Bowen Basin. Our Bowen Basin coal is exported from the ports of Abbot Point, Dalrymple Bay and Gladstone (Wiggins Island Coal Terminal and RG Tanna Coal Terminal).

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Coal Mines & Operations Anglo American

Coal mines around the world. 01. MORANBAH NORTH We own and operate this highly productive underground longwall coal mine in Queensland, Australia. 02. GROSVENOR Beginning operations in 2016, Grosvenor coal mine has the capability to produce 7.5 million tonnes of high quality metallurgical coal per annum for the next 30 years.

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Eskom wants Optimum liquidated City Press

Eskom has cut the power at Gupta-owned Optimum coal and wants it liquidated, blaming the mine's business rescue practitioners for failing to bring it back to profitability.

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Acts Rules & Policies Ministry of Coal, Government of India

Methodology to provide the coal block allottee PSUs of Power Sector with some flexibility in utilization of coal extracted from the coal mines allotted for optimum utilization of coal mine for the same end uses in the public interest and to achieve cost efficiencies. 4. 13011/1/2017-CBA2-Part(1) dated 27.02.18

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Gupta coal mines in business rescue amaBhungane

AmaBhungane has confirmed that Optimum Coal Mine, Koornfontein Mines and Optimum Coal Terminal have been placed into business rescue. 22 February 2018 Susan Comrie. Tegeta Exploration and Resources has put Optimum Coal into business rescue in a desperate bid to save the jewel in the Guptas' mining crown from collapse.

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Optimum Coal Middelburg

Optimum Coal has the vision to become the country's benchmark South African owned and controlled coal mining and exploration group.,Hendrina Road R542 Private Bag X402,Optimum Coal,Middelburg

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Optimum Coal Mine Water Reclamation Project

reclamation plant at Optimum Coal Mine (15Mℓ/day) is a key step for the mine to achieve a zero impact target. 1. BACKGROUND . Optimum Coal Mine is a multi-product mine with a contract to supply Hendrina Power Station with coal until 2018. Optimum Coal Mine also exports a significant quantity of coal. Optimum Coal Mine lies in the upper

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Gupta mines 'face ruin' as Eskom warns of coal supply

The deal, which will see Optimum exporting 50 million tonnes of coal at a premium price of R1,000 a tonne, is being hailed by the BRPs as the saviour of the mines and will see a cash injection of roughly R200-million a month into the mines.

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Zuma's son gifted shares in Gupta owned company report

Mar 07, 2016 · Three weeks before a deal went through to buy Optimum Coal mines, shares in a Gupta-controlled mining group were transferred to a company part-owned by President Jacob Zuma's son, Bloomberg reports.

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UNDERGROUND COAL MINING FACTORS, COST, AND TIME

33% of all Coal Production in the U.S. is from Underground Mines 63% of all Coal Produced East of the Mississippi is from Underground Mines In all states east of the Mississippi, except Indiana and Tennessee, the majority of coal production comes from underground mining activities 9% of all Coal Produced West of the Mississippi is

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Optimum Coal Holdings (Pty) Ltd and Another v Main Street

The merging parties at the hearing explained that there is a radius of approximately 70 km between the centre of the Optimum and Koornfontein coal mines in the Middelburg/Witbank area "where 99% of the current operating collieries of substance are located and within that area as well there is four or five power stations operating".

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Glencore to sell Optimum Coal Mine in South Africa for

Dec 11, 2015 · The Optimum Coal Mine went into business rescue, or protection from creditors, in August after a slide in coal prices meant it was selling coal to power utility Eskom [ESCJ.UL], its main customer

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() Optimum design of open pit mines ResearchGate

Optimum design of open pit mines. The determination of the optimum pit contour provides information which is essential in the evaluation of the economic potential of the mineral deposit.A

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SA coal entrant Seriti interested in buying Gupta mine

Publication Miningmx. Author David McKay. SERITI Resources, the black-owned consortium that today concluded the R2.3bn purchase of thermal coal mines from Anglo American, said it would be interested in buying Optimum Coal Mine, the Gupta family-owned colliery that has been put into business rescue. "We are interested in looking at it," said Mike Teke, CEO of Seriti.

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