TerraCom acquired 100% of Universal Coal Plc (Universal) as at 30 June 2020. Universal holds a portfolio of producing, development and exploration assets located across South Africa’s major coalfields.
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Inclusive of 28.3Mt Reserve
The greater project consists of two properties — Wolvenfontein (location of Kangala) and Middelbult located near several coal-fired power stations and benefits from excellent road, rail and power infrastructure
Inclusive of 54.80Mt Reserve
New Clydesdale Colliery is located in the Kriel district, approximately 149km from Johannesburg and consists of the Roodekop and Diepspruit Projects.
Inclusive of 55.40Mt Reserve
In line with the Group’s value-accretive acquisition strategy, in March 2018 Universal acquired North Block Complex from Exxaro, effective 1 November 2018.
Inclusive of 9.1Mt Reserve
Ubuntu is located in the Delmas district, 25km south of Kangala and therefore, has the option to share processing infrastructure.
Located adjacent to the Kangala pit, the Eloff Project provides the Group with strategic near-term flexibility and upside as it will enable the potential of low-cost expansion of the life of mine at Kangala, as well as the potential for additional standalone extensions within the broader project area.
Arnot South comprises a prospecting right over 15 000ha located some 50km north-east of New Clydesdale Colliery.
The Berenice/Cygnus coking coal project is located in the Soutpansberg Coalfield 90km southwest of Musina, outside environmentally sensitive areas such as the Mapungubwe World Heritage Site and proposed environmental buffer zones