The Welgemeend project is located approximately 40km south of Middelburg in the Mpumalanga province. The project is operated by Mbuyelo Coal.

Coal Resources

  • +56mt resource base

Mine Type

  • Opencast production
  • Underground production


  • Multi-product: Export and Eskom quality thermal coal


  • Mbuyelo Coal

Regulatory Approvals

  • Mining Right granted
  • Environmental Authorization in terms of NEMA granted
  • Integrated Water Use License (IWULA) in place
  • JV agreement with Muhanga in place