Halfgewonnen coal mine

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Halfgewonnen Coal Mine is an surface mine in Steve Tshwete, Nkangala, Mpumalanga.[1]

In 2021 the mining activities were suspended[2]


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Sudor Coal (Pty) Ltd owns the mine. The mine supplies coal to Camden Power Station which is owned by Eskom. The contract will continue until 2027. [3]

Mine Details

  • Operator:
  • Owner: Sudor Coal (Pty) Ltd [1]
  • Location: Steve Tshwete, Nkangala, Mpumalanga [1]
  • Coordinates: -26.215424, 29.531783 (Exact)
  • Status: Mothballed
  • Production: 2.16 million tonnes per annum (Mtpa)[3]
  • Total Reserves:
  • Mineable Reserves:
  • Coal Type: BITUMINOUS (Thermal) [1][3]
  • Mine Type: SURFACE [1]
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Source of Financing:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 South Africa Department of Mineral Resources, "Operating Mines Mpumalanga", DMR website, Accessed March 2021
  2. Overlooked Colliery Alpha (Pty) Lt, accessed June 2022
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Parliamentary Monitoring Group, "Question NW2645 to the Minister of Public Enterprises", PMG website, Accessed March 2021

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