Steelpoort

Key features

Location: Mpumalanga/Limpopo provincial border, 5km north 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 in close proximity
Feed sources: Old Steelpoort, Old Doornbosch, Onwerwacht and Mooihoek chrome tailings dumps and current arisings from the nearby Steelpoort Plant
Production capacity: 37,000 tpm of combined dump material and current arisings (Please refer to Appendix 6 of the latest Venmyn Competent Person’s Report)
PGM prill split: Pt=53.0%, Pd=32.0%, Rh=15.0%, Au=0.0%
First year of full operation: 2007
Production figures: Please refer to Sylvania’s latest quarterly results

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