The Ntshovelo Colliery is located circa 70km east of Johannesburg in the Delmas district. The opencast mine produces c.150,000 tonnes of coal per month. The mine is operated by Mbuyelo Coal.

Coal Resources

  • +9mt resource base

Mine Type

  • Opencast production


  • Multi-product: Export and Eskom quality thermal coal


  • Mbuyelo Coal


  • Opencast producing commenced in 2010

Regulatory Approvals

  • Mining Right granted
  • Environmental Authorization in terms of NEMA granted
  • Integrated Water Use License (IWULA) granted
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