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Projects in Progress (First Edition)

  • ID: 1404205
  • February 2010
  • Region: Africa, Botswana, Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
  • 79 Pages
  • Creamer Media
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  • Anglo Platinum
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  • Exxaro Resources
  • Great Basin Gold
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  • Randgold Resources
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President Jacob Zuma said in his State of the Nation address to a joint sitting of both houses of Parliament that the South African government would spend R846-billion on public infrastructure during the next three years, with a particular emphasis on energy, transport and communications infrastructure.

Zuma mandated a new inter-Ministerial committee on energy to develop a 20-year integrated resource plan for new power-generation capacity and to look into the participation of independent power producers (IPPs). “We will establish an independent system operator (ISO), separate from Eskom Holdings,” Zuma promised, a structure which is seen as being crucial to levelling the playing energy field for IPPs.

The Department of Energy promised progress on the legal framework for the ISO, which will probably need to be backed by a State guarantee. Zuma said that Eskom would continue to build additional generation capacity and improve the maintenance of its power stations, and stressed the importance of the State capital investment programmes to the rebuilding of South Africa’s recession-hit economy. Municipalities must also improve the provision of housing, water, sanitation, electricity, waste management and roads.

The reduction of broadband, cellphone, landline and public phone rates was to coincide, Zuma said, with projects that were being initiated to increase broadband speed and ensure a high standard of Internet service, in line with international norms.

He committed government to setting up a R1-billion guarantee fund to incentivise READ MORE >

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  • Anglo Platinum
  • BHP Billion
  • Exxaro Resources
  • Great Basin Gold
  • Kumba Iron Ore
  • Randgold Resources
  • MORE

Engineering projects
Airports and Aviation Projects
King Shaka International Airport at La Mercy and Dube Tradeport
Electricity Projects
CIC Energy’s Mmamabula energy project
Eskom’s Alpha/Eros transmission power-line project
Eskom’s concentrating solar-power demonstration plant
Eskom’s Ingula pumped-storage scheme
Eskom’s Kusile
Eskom’s Medupi
Eskom’s return-to-service project
Sasol’s combined-cycle gas-turbine power plant
St Helena Bay wind-farm project
Industrial Projects
Hulamin’s capacity expansion project
Pebble-bed modular reactor project
Petrochemicals Projects
PetroSA’s Project Mthombo
Sasol’s Project Mafutha
Sasol’s wax expansion project
Property Development – Green Building Projects
Menlyn Maine city precinct
Nedbank head office phase 2
Sports infrastructure Projects
Green Point stadium
Mbombela stadium
Moses Mabhida stadium
Nelson Mandela Bay stadium
New Peter Mokaba stadium
Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace upgrade
Soccer City stadium upgrade
Transport and Logistics Projects
The Gauteng provincial government’s Gautrain rapid rail link
Transnet Freight Rail’s coal-line export channel expansion project
Transnet Freight Rail’s iron-ore line export-channel expansion project
Transnet Port Terminals’ Cape Town port infrastructure upgrade
and expansion
Transnet Port Terminals’ Durban port upgrade and expansion
Water Projects
eThekwini water and sanitation projects
Mining Projects
Coal Projects
ArmCoal’s and Xstrata Coal’s Goedgevonden coal project
BHP Billiton’s and Xstrata’s Douglas/Middelburg optimisation project
BHP Billiton Energy Coal South Africa’s Klipspruit coal project
Exxaro Resources’ Grootegeluk Medupi expansion project
Riversdale Mining’s Benga coal project
Sasol Mining’ and Exxaro Resources’ Mafutha coal mine project
Sasol Mining’s Thubelisha coal-mine project
Gold Projects
Great Basin Gold’s Burnstone gold project
Gold Fields’ South Deep gold mine expansion
Randgold Resources’ Yalea underground project
Iron-ore Projects
Assmang’s Khumani iron-ore expansion project
Kumba Iron Ore’s Kolomela iron-ore project
Anglo Platinum’s Amandelbult East UG2 project
Anglo Platinum’s Styldrift Merensky Phase 1 project
Anglo Platinum’s Thembelani 2 shaft replacement project
Anglo Platinum’s Twickenham project
Anglo Platinum’s Unki project
Impala Platinum’s No 16 shaft project
Impala Platinum’s No 17 shaft project
Impala Platinum’s No 20 shaft project
Northam Platinum’s Booysendal platinum project
Platmin’s Pilanesburg platinum mine
Zimplats’ Ngezi platinum project
Uranium Projects
First Uranium’s Mine Waste Solutions tailings recovery project

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- CIC Energy
- Eskom
- PetroSA
- Sasol
- Hulamin
- PBMR Company
- South African National Roads Agency
- Trans Net
- Trans-Caledon Water Authorty
- BHP Billion
- Exxaro Resources
- Riversdal Mining
- Xstrata
- Gold Fields
- Great Basin Gold
- Randgold Resources
- Assmang
- ArmCoal
- Kumba Iron Ore
- Anglo Platinum
- Impala Platinum
- First Uranium

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