Where it all Started
We focus on both greenfields and brownfields operations. All of our projects we acquire are on a long-term basis, with optimization of assets being the key goal.
Siyanda Resources has interests in:
Dense Media Separation Powders, which was acquired from Samancor Limited via Siyanda-Inkwali Resources (Pty) Ltd in association with De Beers Group Services (Pty) Ltd and the National Empowerment Fund Trust,
MASA Chrome Company (Pty), of which Siyanda Chrome Investments (Pty) Ltd and Anglo Platinum are co-shareholders,
Nylstene which is situated in Modimolle, Limpopo province,
Gauteng Refinery (Pty) Ltd via Siyanda Refinery Services (Pty) Ltd
Eloff Mining Company (Pty) Ltd, a greenfields operation in association with Total SA and BHP Billiton, via Canyon Springs (Pty) Ltd
Kangwane Coal Project, currently busy with the bankable feasibility study anthracite, as well as
Kalahari Manganese (Pty) Ltd via Siyanda Mining Corporation (Pty) Ltd
- Southway Refractories (Pty) Ltd via Siyanda Refractory Services (Pty) Ltd
In March 2010 Siyanda Resources (Pty) Ltd sold its coal interest in, Siyanda Coal (trading as Koornfontein Mines)(Pty) Ltd ) via Main Street 431 (Pty) Ltd to Optimum Coal. Koornfontein Mine was previously owned by BHP Billiton.
The focus is on resources, with particular emphasis on coal, precious and base metals, industrial minerals, platinum and chrome.
We invest in operations where we can add value, by jointly and/or exclusively managing the operations.
Utilization of our extensive managerial, technical and business expertise to grow businesses that we invest in, in order to maximize returns for all the parties.
Management and technical skills in both underground and open pit operations.
Diversified skills in platinum, gold, coal, base metals, etc
Capacity of the mining value chain from mining legislation, mine establishment, actual mining, processing and mining project management.
Expertise in relations with organized labour and communities, especially rural areas.
Siyanda has developed relations in business and governments in SA, Africa and Internationally.
We bring a unique model of operational empowerment as compared to previous passive investment empowerment models we have seen in the industry. We offer our partners models whereby we operate assets we are shareholders in.
We put together flexible and broad based structures that include employees, management and communities.
Relationships in Africa and SADC can be of value for partners.
Our model of developing business organically, ensures that we commit to an empowerment model that succeeds.
We are a focused empowerment resources company and have extensive relations in the sector, be it mining companies, employee organizations, professional bodies, state, etc.