Khanye coal mine

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Khanye Coal Mine is a surface mine in Bronkhorstspruit, Gauteng, South Africa.[1]


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Canyon Coal, a subsidiary of private investment company Menar, owns and operates the mine. Coal from the mine is primarily exported through the Richards Bay Coal Terminal. [1] [2]

Mine Details

  • Operator: Canyon Coal[1]
  • Owner: Canyon Coal[1]
  • Location: Bronkhorstspruit, Gauteng, South Africa[1]
  • Coordinates: -25.77422056, 28.7952596 (Exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Production: 2.8 million tonnes per annum (Mtpa)[1]
  • Total Reserves:
  • Mineable Reserves: 30 million tonnes[3]
  • Coal Type: bituminous [4]
  • Mine Type: surface
  • Start Year:
  • Source of Financing:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Canyon Coal, "Khanye", Canyon Coal website, Accessed March 2021
  2. Mining Weekly, Upgrades to Khanye Colliery Complete, Mining Weekly website, Accessed March 2021
  3. Mining Review Africa, "Canyon Coal: building a significant coal profile", MRA website, Accessed March 2021
  4. Canyon Coal, "Overview", Canyon Coal website, Accessed March 2021

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