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Situated at the foot of the majestic Magaliesberg mountain range, Rustenburg is home to the two largest platinum mines in the world and the world’s largest platinum refinery.

Combo deal with MTE Mooinooi 2021, North West

VENUE : Impala Rugby Club
(Map to follow)
DATE : 07 May 2020
TIME : 13:00 to 17:30

 

Rustenburg is a shallow- to intermediate-level PGM mine – with surface sources and concentrators located on the Western Limb of the Bushveld Complex, northeast of the town of Rustenburg in the North West Province of South Africa, some 120 km north-west of Johannesburg.

Sibanye Platinum is a new arm of Sibanye after it was purchased from Anglo American Platinum in 2016. Anglo American Platinum is still responsible for processing minerals from Sibanye Platinum.

Rustenburg being the major mining area it is, located in the North West Province, has lot of opportunity for business. There are many large mines in Rustenburg including many processing and smelting plants.

Visitors

Name of operation  Type of   Owner of  operation Commodity
Rustenburg Platinum Mines Underground Sibanye Stillwater Platinum, PGMs
Impala Platinum Mines Underground Impala Platinum Platinum, PGMs
Kroondal Platinum Mines Underground Sibanye Stillwater Platinum, PGMs
Royal Bafokeng Platinum Mines Underground Royal Bafokeng Platinum Platinum, PGMs
Bakubang Platinum Mine Underground Wesiswe Platinum Platinum, PGMs
Pilanesburg Platinum Mine Underground Sedibelo Platinum Platinum, PGMs
Kroondal Chrome Mine Underground Glencore Chrome
Rustenburg Chrome Mines Underground Glencore Chrome
Impala Processing Processing Impala Platinum Platinum, PGMs
Base Metals Refinery Processing Anglo American Copper, silver
Precious Metals Refinery Processing Anglo American Platinum, PGMs
Wonderkop Smelter Processing Glencore Chrome
Rustenburg Smelter Underground Glencore Chrome
Lanxess Chrome Mining Underground Lanxess Chrome Mining Platinum, chrome

 

Exhibitors we would like to see include any company that supplies equipment or products used in the platinum and chrome mining process. So, if you are involved in the mining, processing, smelting and refining equipment or services then there is lots of opportunity for you.