Project Highlights

  • Project area: +15 000ha under Prospecting Licenses
  • Historical drilling confirmed coking coal potential

Project Location



Somerville: 50% with option to 74%

Coal Resource (JORC compliant)

274.2Mt Resource (gross tonnes in-situ)


Coking and thermal coal


The Somerville project is located in the Tuli coalfield 60km west of Coal of Africa’s new Vele coking coal mine.

A JORC compliant inferred coal resource of 274.2Mt (gross tonnes in situ).

Universal Coal is targeting a coking coal resource base in excess of 1Bt; targeting largely underground potential over three seams.

Somerville picture