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Babcock’s Volvo fleet ticking the boxes at ZAC coal operation in South Africa

South Africa headquartered Babcock Equipment is helping Menar improve productivity and lower costs at its Zululand Anthracite Colliery (ZAC) in KzaZulu-Natal.


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Babcock and ZAC partnership a success story

Striving to find effective, flexible solutions to customers’ unique needs underpinned Babcock’s recent partnership with Zululand Anthracite Colliery (ZAC).


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COMMENT: Desire to grow can turn things around

Two years ago, just over 1 300 workers in KwaZulu-Natal were about to lose their jobs.The workers who faced this gloomy future were employed by the Zululand Anthracite Colliery and the companies contracted to the mine.


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A Success Story in Junior Mining

At the Junior Mining Indaba 2018, Vuslat Bayoglu shared the transformation of ZAC (Zululand Anthracite Colliery) from major mining to junior mining.


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Zululand Anthracite Colliery to expand operations in KZN

South African anthracite producer and exporter Zululand Anthracite Colliery (ZAC) plans to expand its mining operations and production capacity in KwaZulu-Natal. 


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Plans underway to expand Zululand Anthracite Colliery

Zululand Anthracite Colliery, South Africa’s sole producer and exporter of prime anthracite coal, plans to expand its mining operations and production capacity in KwaZulu-Natal.


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Mining Personality

Interview with Bradley Hammond for Mining Weekly's Mining Personality.


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Interview with Kobus Rothman for Mining Weekly's Mining Personality.


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Interview with Siyabonga Mathonsi for Mining Weekly's Mining Personality.


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Zululand Anthracite Colliery opens new wash plant in KwaZulu-Natal

Zululand Anthracite Colliery has opened its new wash plant located on the border of the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve in KwaZulu-Natal.


Re-processing coal spoil at anthracite colliery

The new coal processing plant has a capacity of 50 ton per hour and is expected to wash 3 million tons of discard over the next five years


Zululand Anthracite Colliery (ZAC) opens new wash plant

His Majesty King Goodwill Zwelithini kaBhekuzulu attends official opening ceremony


New wash plant for Zululand Anthracite Colliery

Zululand Anthracite Colliery (ZAC) opened its new wash plant in an opening ceremony attended by King Goodwill Zwelithini kaBhekuzulu. ZAC is located on the border of the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve, close to Ulundi and is the sole producer of prime anthracite in South Africa.


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KZN coal mine supplying communities’ water needs and more, mulls output expansion

The Zululand region of KwaZulu-Natal was afflicted by what the Department of Water and Sanitation described as the “worst drought in a century” in 2016 and is still one of the water-scarce areas of the country.