Bruce Iron Ore Mine

Date: : 2010 - 2012

Location: Northern Cape

Commodity: Iron

The Bruce Iron Ore mine is situated 55 kilometers west of Kuruman in the Northern Cape; it borders the Sishen mine. The client was Assmang Limited. The ore was mined from a series of pits and the resource was of a very high grade with a life of mine in excess of 40 years. Using 3 excavators approximately 500,000 bcms of ore and waste were moved monthly. Aveng Moolmans was responsible for all drilling, load and haul operations and employed approximately 220 people. The contract was for 14 months and ended December 2012.