Grootvlei Gold Mine

Grootvlei Gold Mine

Grootvlei Gold Mine

  • Grootvlei Proprietary Mines - Company Profile and News ...

    Grootvlei Proprietary Mines Limited operates a gold mine in the Springs area, Transvaal. The Company recovers silver and osmiridium as by-products of gold production. SECTOR

  • Grootvlei mine now stands in ruins - IOL

    May 30, 2011  In the beginning there was a gold mine and wonderful plans for riches. Today there are just ruins. All that remains of the seven mine shafts of Aurora Empowerment Systems –

  • The Golden Age of Mining

    The Grootvlei and Marievale mines are in the East Rand Basin near Springs which is part of the Witwatersrand Gold Fields. This area was initially mined for coal. In 1908 the first gold mining began in Springs and for a time Springs was considered the highest gold producing area in the world.

  • Grootvlei Proprietary Mines (Grootvlei Mine), Springs ...

    Grootvlei Proprietary Mines (Grootvlei Mine), Springs, Ekurhuleni District (East Rand), Gauteng, South Africa : A gold mine in the Witwatersrand reef. Started 1937 and owned by Gencor.

  • Ex-Aurora mines to be sold off, again - The Mail Guardian

    Dec 07, 2018  More than 5 000 workers at the Orkney and Grootvlei gold mines lost their jobs after the mines were stripped of gold and assets valued at R1.82-billion while under the control of Aurora ...

  • Grootvlei Proprietary Gold Mine - Wikimapia

    Grootvlei Proprietary Gold Mine South Africa ... Nigel Gold Mining Company (Pty) Ltd (“Nigel”) is located in the southern portion of the ERB extending over an area of 11,945ha. There is currently only one operating shaft, Marievale #2, in this section. Nigel was host to a small open pit operation in the past, which has been suspended and ...

  • Huge quantities of steel stripped from Grootvlei mine ...

    Jun 20, 2011  Grootvlei gold mine Johannesburg, South Africa — MININGREVIEW.COM — 20 June 2011 – Hundreds “’ perhaps thousands “’ of tonnes of steel and equipment have been stripped from the seven operational Grootvlei mine gold shafts taken over by Zondwa Mandela and Khulubuse Zuma’s Aurora Empowerment Systems in October 2009.. Miningmx reports that because of the looting, the Pamodzi mines ...

  • Nigel Gold Mining Company • Springs • Gauteng •

    Edit this Company Nigel Gold Mining Co (Pty) Ltd. Grootvalley Road, Grootvlei Mines Springs, Gauteng 1559 South Africa tel: +27 118155484. Description REQUEST TO REMOVE Nigel.

  • grootvlei proprietary mines ltd - baculit.eu

    The Grootvlei Gold Mine is near Springs, South Africa. The Grootvlei Gold Mine is a underground mining operation. Initial production took place in 1938 and overall output was considered to be large size. The ore mined is composed of sphalerite, pyrite and. View Details Send Enquiry Rajendra Coal Mines Sohagpur Areaget price.

  • Gravelotte – Gold Mine

    Gravelotte Mines Ltd (Gravelotte) established in 1957, has its operation, Gravelotte Gold Mine on the East Rand of Johannesburg South Africa. The operation is situated approximately 40km from the city centre. The operation lies between the Grootvlei and Modder East Gold mining operations

  • Springs South African History Online

    In 1904 the Grootvlei Proprietary Mines were registered and shafts were sunk. This followed the discovery in 1899 of gold on the farm Geduld and the further discovery of the main reef in 1902. In April 1904 The Springs was proclaimed a town, called Springs, the health committee replaced by a town council, and it flourished as a mining town.

  • Nigel Gold Mining Company • Springs • Gauteng •

    Edit this Company Nigel Gold Mining Co (Pty) Ltd. Grootvalley Road, Grootvlei Mines Springs, Gauteng 1559 South Africa tel: +27 118155484. Description REQUEST TO REMOVE Nigel.

  • Grootvlei Proprietary Mines, Springs Grootvlei ...

    Grootvlei Proprietary Mines, Springs Grootvlei Proprietary was a gold mine just east of Springs. This is their ex-SAR class 14R no. 3 'Joyce' shunting the stock that had just been used for the morning mine workers passenger. April 1990.

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  • Public lies, private looting and the forced closure of ...

    Unfortunately, the mismanagement of Grootvlei Gold Mine and its AMD problem resulted in premature and unplanned closure of the mine; massive job losses; pollution of a river and its Ramsar wetland site, as well as a significant setback for regional mine closure. Although directors were held civilly liable for damages to the mine, to date no one ...

  • Water management strategies to reduce long- term ...

    Water management strategies to reduce long-term liabilities at Grootvlei gold mine Irene Lea 1, Chris Waygood 2, Andrew Duthie 3 1Petrex (Pty) Ltd, P O Box 10722, Strubenvale, Springs, 1570, South Africa, e-mail: [email protected] 2Jones Wagener Consulting Civil Engineers, P O Box 1434, Rivonia, 2128, South Africa; e-mail: [email protected] 3Oryx Environmental, 6th Floor Everite

  • Grootvlei - Shaft 3 Gold Mine (Shutdown)

    Grootvlei - Shaft 3 Gold Mine (Shutdown) Details Parent Category: South Africa Category: Gold Mining Last Updated on 06 September 2014 ...

  • Aurora's Grootvlei mine in flood threat - Miningmx

    Jun 03, 2010  If Grootvlei is allowed to flood it could potentially mean the end of the mine and Aurora’s gold hopes. Grootvlei’s management has been fully appraised of the decision by workers to terminate their services on 7 June if their demands are not met and are

  • Grootvlei gold mine will flood in 5 days – govt AMD in SA

    Jul 27, 2010  Grootvlei gold mine will flood in 5 days – govt by Sapa (busrep.co.za) The water treatment plant at the Grootvlei mine near Springs will flood with acid mine water in five days, closing down operations, if action is not taken, the water affairs department said on Tuesday.

  • Huge quantities of steel stripped from Grootvlei mine ...

    Jun 20, 2011  Grootvlei gold mine Johannesburg, South Africa — MININGREVIEW.COM — 20 June 2011 – Hundreds “’ perhaps thousands “’ of tonnes of steel and equipment have been stripped from the seven operational Grootvlei mine gold shafts taken over by Zondwa Mandela and Khulubuse Zuma’s Aurora Empowerment Systems in October 2009.. Miningmx reports that because of the looting, the Pamodzi mines ...

  • Grootvlei ( Cons Modderfontein from June 1997) (Closed ...

    Dec 21, 2015  Grootvlei ( Cons Modderfontein from June 1997) (Closed) gold mine. Report summary. In 1998 the mine was acquired from Harmony by Petra Mining, owner of the neighbouring Nigel operation, which is included in the analysis shown here from 1999 onwards. Bema Gold Corporation acquired Petra in 2003 and ownership passed to Pamodzi Gold in 2006.

  • Noseweek 127 The heroes of Shaft 3

    Mid-April 2010: staff of Shaft 3 at the Grootvlei gold mine outside Springs are joking about walking off the job. Most of the 30-odd workers have not been paid since January. For weeks now, senior management haven’t given them a straight answer about money or equipment – or even about whether or not the mine should still be operating.

  • Acid Mine Drainage as a Factor in the Impacts of ...

    Consolidated Mines to the Transvaal Division of Nature Conservation in the early 1970s. Water from the spruit is used for irrigation of adjacent farming land and for associated numerous riparian properties and interests. Minewater Discharge from Grootvlei Mine Grootvlei mine lies at the bottom of a natural ground water drainage system, to where

  • grootvlei proprietary mines ltd - baculit.eu

    The Grootvlei Gold Mine is near Springs, South Africa. The Grootvlei Gold Mine is a underground mining operation. Initial production took place in 1938 and overall output was considered to be large size. The ore mined is composed of sphalerite, pyrite and. View Details Send Enquiry Rajendra Coal Mines Sohagpur Areaget price.

  • [PDF] Law enforcement in the South African Gold Mining ...

    Corpus ID: 169895158. Law enforcement in the South African Gold Mining sector : the nexus between company, environmental and equity law @inproceedings{Lombard2018LawEI, title={Law enforcement in the South African Gold Mining sector : the nexus between company, environmental and equity law}, author={Dewan Lombard}, year={2018} }

  • Aurora's Grootvlei mine in flood threat - Miningmx

    Jun 03, 2010  If Grootvlei is allowed to flood it could potentially mean the end of the mine and Aurora’s gold hopes. Grootvlei’s management has been fully appraised of the decision by workers to terminate their services on 7 June if their demands are not met and are

  • gold mine springs south africa - Jean Monnet Centre of ...

    Grootvlei mine now stands in ruins IOL - South Africa News. Grootvlei mine now stands in ruins. ... Grootvlei mine in Springs bear witness ... mining company Shandong Gold

  • New Kleinfontein Goldmine (Pty) LTD - MINING, Springs ...

    Homestead Road 1 1401 Germiston - Witwatersrand Gold Mining. 24.69 km. Ajcor Civil Projects Benoni, Gauteng Pres Kruger st 175 1501 Benoni . 11.03 km. Storm Procurement Limited (Incorporated In United Kingdom) Bell Street 1 1401 Germiston - Meadowdale Ext 1. 24.60 km. Multotec Rubber (Pty) LTD

  • Acid Mine Drainage as a Factor in the Impacts of ...

    Consolidated Mines to the Transvaal Division of Nature Conservation in the early 1970s. Water from the spruit is used for irrigation of adjacent farming land and for associated numerous riparian properties and interests. Minewater Discharge from Grootvlei Mine Grootvlei mine lies at the bottom of a natural ground water drainage system, to where

  • All that glitters... Acid mine drainage: The toxic legacy ...

    However, when all of the mines in a goldfield close, McCarthy says, no one remains to pump and the government must step in. In 1996, Harmony Gold shut down a depleted mine in the Western Basin and, two years later, shut down the large pumps that had previously kept groundwater levels in the mine below the depth of mining operations.

  • Grootvlei - Shaft 3 Gold Mine (Shutdown)

    Grootvlei - Shaft 3 Gold Mine (Shutdown) Details Parent Category: South Africa Category: Gold Mining Last Updated on 06 September 2014 ...

  • May 2010 AMD in SA

    Grootvlei, the marginal East Rand gold mine, has passed through six sets of hands in less than two decades. Its frequent change in ownership reflects a tale typical of mines in their dying years, particularly as their environmental bills become due. Not only is Grootvlei old, it is the last mine operating in its turf.

  • The forgotten miners of Aurora - BusinessLIVE

    Sep 20, 2018  Khulubuse Zuma has visited the abandoned Pamodzi Gold hostels at Grootvlei mine just once since the operation closed its doors for good in 2010. "I

  • Water management strategies to reduce long- term ...

    Water management strategies to reduce long-term liabilities at Grootvlei gold mine Irene Lea 1, Chris Waygood 2, Andrew Duthie 3 1Petrex (Pty) Ltd, P O Box 10722, Strubenvale, Springs, 1570, South Africa, e-mail: [email protected] 2Jones Wagener Consulting Civil Engineers, P O Box 1434, Rivonia, 2128, South Africa; e-mail: [email protected] 3Oryx Environmental, 6th Floor Everite

  • Grootvlei mine - ewn.co.za

    Grootvlei mine body count at 15 in three days. ... Dozens of illegal miners were killed when a tunnel collapsed at the disused Harmony Gold mine. 2961 days ago. Illegal miner rescued.

  • Carte Blanche visits Grootvlei mine at Marievale Wetland

    May 16, 2010  The problems at this mine could be a threat to the whole East Rand region. The polluted water - about a hundred million litres a day - is pumped from deep underground by No. 3 Shaft of the Grootvlei gold mine to prevent the flooding of its tunnels. Jock Botha is the foreman of 3 Shaft.

  • Rejected mine water plan deprived 7 000 of jobs – Robinson

    The rejection of a still-workable mine water and slimes dam plan at the stricken Grootvlei gold mine on Gauteng’s East Rand deprived 7 000 squatter camp dwellers of employment and set the mine on its downward trajectory, which has arguably ended up as the harshest aspect of the Aurora liquidation debacle. Veteran researcher Dr RE (Robbie) Robinson this week recalled in the attached Creamer ...

  • Aurora directors face charges in court OUTA

    Aurora was in charge of Grootvlei gold mine near Springs from 15 October 2009 to 26 May 2011 and, during this time, the mine was looted resulting in uncontrolled pollution of water sources by acid mine drainage (AMD) and human rights violations. OUTA lobbied the

  • Grootvlei ( Cons Modderfontein from June 1997) (Closed ...

    Dec 21, 2015  Grootvlei ( Cons Modderfontein from June 1997) (Closed) gold mine. Report summary. In 1998 the mine was acquired from Harmony by Petra Mining, owner of the neighbouring Nigel operation, which is included in the analysis shown here from 1999 onwards. Bema Gold Corporation acquired Petra in 2003 and ownership passed to Pamodzi Gold in 2006.