Delmas Colliery coal mine

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Delmas Colliery Coal Mine is a underground mine in Delmas, Mpumalanga, South Africa. [1]


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Delmas Coal (PTY) LTD operates the mine, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kuyasa Mining.[1] The mine was purchased by Kuyasa from BHB Billiton in 2002[2]. The coal produced as Delmas is consumed entirely by customers in the South African domestic market.

Mine Details

  • Operator: Delmas Coal (PTY) LTD [1]
  • Owner: Kuyasa Mining [1]
  • Location: Delmas, Mpumalanga, South Africa[3]
  • Coordinates: -26.260831, 28.827936 (Exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Capacity: 2 million tonnes per annum (Mtpa) [1]
  • Total Reserves: 56 million tonnes (As of 2002)[2]
  • Mineable Reserves:
  • Coal Type: BITUMINOUS [4]
  • Mine Type: UNDERGROUND
  • Start Year: 1964 [2]
  • Source of Financing:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Kuyasa Mining, "Operations", Kuaysa Mining Website, Accessed March 2021
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 BHB Billiton, "JOINT NEWS RELEASE", BHB website, Accessed March 2021
  4. South Africa Department of Mineral Resources, "Operating Mines Mpumalanga", DMR website, Accessed March 2021

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