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A brief history of SA's first mining company - Mining …


It is a little-known fact that South Africa's very first commercial mining company was established in 1846. The pioneering South African Mining Company was essentially formed in Cape Town in the mid-1840s to exploit the rich copper resources that were believed to exist in Namaqualand. Although the ...


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COAL MINING AND THE ENVIRONMENT


COAL MINING AND THE ENVIRONMENT Philip J Lloyd1 Energy Research Institute, University of Cape Town Abstract The environmental impacts of coal mining in South Africa are reviewed.


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Home | Ichor Coal


Coal Commodity of the future. IchorCoal is an international mining company with a focus on thermal coal production in South Africa. Watch our Vunene mining video


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SACEA


South African Colliery ... SACEA preliminary ... To promote the general advancement of engineering and its particular application to the coal mining and associated ...


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