Proposed Development of Anglo Borwa Ventilation Shafts, Emulsion Borehole and Overhead Line
at Mototolo Mine, Limpopo Province
Anglo American Platinum is proposing the construction of three ventilation shafts, emulsion borehole and overhead line at Mototolo Mine, located on the Remainder of Farm Malokela 370 KT and Portion 7 of Farm Thorncliffe 374 KT, approximately 23 km south-west of Steelpoort (Limpopo) and 36 km north-east of Lydenburg (Mpumalanga). The project falls within the Greater Tubatse Local Municipality, within the Sekhukune District municipality, Limpopo Province.
VENTILATION SHAFTS AND EMULSION BOREHOLE
The proposed development will include the construction of one downcast shaft, two exhaust (upcast) shafts and an emulsion borehole. The following details are currently available for the proposed ventilation shafts and emulsion borehole:.
CES Environmental and Social Advisory Services has been appointed by Anglo American Platinum to undertake a Basic Assessment (BA) and a Water Use License Application (WULA) for the proposed project. The Draft Basic Assessment Report (DBAR), Environmental Management Programme (EMPr) and associated specialist reports are currently being compiled. Upon completion, these will be made available to all Interested and Affected Parties (I&APs) for a 30-day public review and commenting period. In the interim, please find the Background Information Document (BID) available here for additional information.
Published: 14 July 2022
Review Period: N/A
Contact Person: Alex Ndlovu
Tel: 010 045 1375Fax no: 086 410 7593