Lannex

Key features

Location: Mpumalanga Province, 7km south-west of the town of Steelpoort
Ownership: 100% Sylvania Platinum
Comprises: Chrome tailings re-treatment plant recovering chrome concentrate and PGM flotation plant recovering PGM concentrate
Safety record: No serious safety incidents to date
Access and infrastructure: Short dirt road connecting complex directly to the R555 regional highway; national railway grid
Feed sources: Lannex chrome tailings dump and current arisings from the nearby Lannex Plant (Spitzkop and Broken Hill mines also to contribute primary mined chromite ore to Lannex in the future)
Production capacity: 25,000 tonnes of tailings materials over a six-month period (Please refer to Appendix 5 of the latest Venmyn Competent Person’s Report)
PGM prill split: Pt=58.0%, Pd=25.5%, Rh=16.5%, Au=0.0%
First year of full operation: 2009, ramp up to full production: 2011
Production figures: Please refer to Sylvania’s latest quarterly results

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