This operation runs multi truck and shovel activities to expose coal with the dragline doing rehabilitation in the main pit, which was mined out in Q2 FY21. Coal is transported by rail to the Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT), and then exported largely to European markets.
Klipspruit employs 2,480 people – 818 permanent employees and 1,662 contractors.
Seriti acquired the colliery from South 32 in June 2021.
Established in 2003, Klipspruit has a life of mine until 2048.
Awaiting SLP approval from the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy