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Kendal Coal Mine

Producer Of



100km east of Johannesburg


Homeland Mining & Energy SA (Pty) and GMR Group (74%), and BEE partners (26%)

Geology Type

Permian to Jurassic coal measures of the Witbank coalfield

Mineral Type

Multiple shale/sandstone interbedded seams

Reserve Base

Total measured, indicated and inferred resources of 34.6Mt

Annual Production

About 1.8Mt (RoM)

Mining Method

Open pit

Processing Method

Crushing, screening and washing



Open Pit

Komatsu PC 1250 and PC 3000 excavators, CAT 777F dump trucks, Bell B50 ADTs, Komatsu D475 and D275 dozers, Komatsu 825 grader, and Tamrock D25KS and Pantera 1100 drill rigs

Processing Plant

MD Engineering crushing and screening plant, 200tph Parnaby wash plant

Engineering Contractor

Moolman Mining and Energy SA

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