How many coal mines are there in Witbank?
22 coal mines
About 22 coal mines in the area around Witbank.
Who owns Mbuyelo coal?
Mr Rirhandzu Owner Siweya
Mr Rirhandzu Owner Siweya, Chief Executive Officer of Mbuyelo Coal (Pty) Ltd has been a keen player in the mining industry for over a decade. His positions in the business world have ranged from Managing Director and Chairman, to Chief Executive Officer and Founder of an array of industries.
When was emalahleni found?
eMalahleni, formerly Witbank, city, Mpumalanga province, South Africa, east of Pretoria. Established in 1890 as Witbank, it is at the centre of a coal-mining area in which more than 20 collieries operate.
Why is Witbank called emalahleni?
The name Witbank is Afrikaans for “white ridge”, and is named after a white sandstone outcrop where wagon transport drivers rested. Witbank was renamed to Emalahleni meaning the place of coal in 2006 by the government of Mpumalanga, matching the municipality.
Where is Ntshovelo?
Company Description: NTSHOVELO MINING RESOURCES (PTY) LTD is located in GAUTENG, Gauteng, South Africa and is part of the Coal Mining Industry. NTSHOVELO MINING RESOURCES (PTY) LTD has 200 total employees across all of its locations and generates $25.95 million in sales (USD).
Where in Mpumalanga is coal found?
Operations in Mpumalanga province: The Vlakvarkfontein Colliery is located circa 70km east of Johannesburg in the Delmas district. The opencast mine produces c. 100,000 tonnes of coal per month. The mine is operated by with Continental Coal (Ltd).
Why was emalahleni built?
History. Witbank was founded in 1890 and early attempts to exploit the coal deposits failed until the railway from Pretoria reached the area in 1894. It was proclaimed a town in 1903 and became a municipality in 1914.
Who is mbuyelo coal?
Mbuyelo Coal has a rich footprint in the Mpumalanga province of lush South Africa. It is born from the company Mbuyelo Group (Pty) Ltd which has its main business in the coal mining industry and is similarly growing its portfolio in other businesses such as the properties, farming and contracting industries.
Who is mbuyelo?
It is born from the company Mbuyelo Group (Pty) Ltd which has its main business in the coal mining industry and is similarly growing its portfolio in other businesses such as the properties, farming and contracting industries.
Does the mine have its own employees and own equipment?
Now the mine has its own employees and own equipment. Mbuyelo Coal has a rich footprint in the Mpumalanga province of lush South Africa.
Who is Mthombeni mbuyelo?
A Chartered Accountant (CA) by profession, Mr Mthombeni ventured into the mining industry through Mbuyelo Group (Pty) Ltd as Chief Financial Officer in 2008. Majority of his experience in the financial world can be credited to his service in esteemed KPMG, where he completed his articles and qualified as a CA.