Rail Sidings

The Umlabu siding is situated on the Voorslag property, adjacent to the Umlabu Mine, and has a capacity of exporting approximately 2,1-million tons of coal per annum. Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) has allocated the section of the railway to Umlabu siding, to be used as a loading site for coal to be exported to RBCT and Maputo. It is confirmed that the Umlabu Siding is compliant with requirements for loading sites set by the TFR.

The Blinkpan Siding, situated near the town of Bethal in the Mpumalanga Province, has a capacity of exporting 2,4-million tons per annum. The siding is being utilised by third parties in the area and generates monthly revenue for SACMH.