Tweefontein

Key features

Location: Mpumalanga Province, 22 km south-west of the town of Steelpoort
Ownership: 100% Sylvania Platinum
Comprises: Chrome tailings re-treatment plant recovering chrome concentrate and a PGM flotation plant recovering PGM concentrate
Safety record: Zero incidents/lost time injuries since commissioning in September 2012
Access and infrastructure: Tar road, through the town of Steelpoort, connecting complex to the R555 regional highway
Feed sources: Tweefontein mine chrome tailings dumps, Klarinet and Tweefontein opencast fines and current arisings from the nearby Samancor Tweefontein Plant
Production capacity: 42,000 tpm of combined dump material, ROM fines and current arisings
PGM prill split: Pt=64%, Pd=22%, Rh=13.4%, Au=0.15%
First year of full operation: 2012

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