Fast facts

  • The Northern Cape is a large, arid and significantly water stressed area of the country
  • Large parts of the Northern Cape are undisturbed and pristine
  • New entrants to the mining sector in this area will be scrutinised and subject to far stricter regulations than existing more mature operators were at their inception
  • Primary focal areas are water, energy, dust and biodiversity
  • Threats presented by climate change becoming more and more acute
  • Environmental compliance required from exploration through to rehabilitation
Mining [photo]
Mvelo minerals contractors