A world leader in surface gold tailings retreatment

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Bursary opportunities for 2020 [banner]

Ergo Mining Proprietary Limited (Ergo), a subsidiary of DRDGOLD Limited, invites applications for bursaries from students who want to begin study, or who are entering their second year of study, for a national diploma or degree at a South African tertiary institution in the following fields:

  • > Engineering: instrumentation or electrical
  • > Environmental sciences
  • > Occupational health and safety


Ergo Mining (Pty) Limited, a subsidiary of DRDGOLD Limited invites applications from eligible residents of communities within its areas of operation for learnerships in the following engineering fields:

  • electrical
  • fitting and machining
  • fabrication/boilermaking


Only applications from residents of communities within a 10km radius of Ergo's Brakpan plant, City Deep plant and former Crown Mines plant will be considered.


  • N2 certificate in one of the three fields; or
  • Grade 12 certificate with a pass of 50% or more in mathematics and physical science.

To apply:

Email a brief CV, copy of your identity document, latest results and proof of residence to employment.confirmation@drdgold.com

Closing date:

Friday, 30 March 2018.

If you are not contacted within two weeks, please consider your application as having been unsuccessful.

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Niel Pretorius Chief Executive Officer | Riaan Davel Chief Financial Officer | 3 September 2019


27 AUGUST 2019

Johannesburg, South Africa. 27 August 2019. DRDGOLD Limited (DRDGOLD; JSE, NYSE: DRD) said in a trading statement released today that it expects to report earnings per share (EPS) of between 11.65 and 11.95 cents for the financial year ended 30 June 2019 compared to 1.5 cents for FY2018. Read more...

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Far West Gold Recoveries

DRDGOLD’S golden child off to a flying start

27 June 2019

JSE- and NYSE- listed surface gold tailings retreatment company DRDGOLD has successfully expedited Phase 1 of its two-phase Far West Gold Recoveries (FWGR) gold-from-tailings project on the West Rand of Johannesburg, South Africa, becoming cash-positive just four months after commissioning started in December 2018. Chantelle Kotze spoke to CEO Niël Pretorius about how the company was able to deliver short-term value from the newly acquired asset. Read more...

DRDGOLD Broad-based Livelihoods Programme

As one of its social and labour plan commitments, DRDGOLD partnered with Umsizi Sustainable Social Solutions to establish and implement the Broad-based Livelihoods Programme.


12 September 2019
Ergo offers 2020 bursaries for local students
03 September 2019
DRDGOLD bucks industry trend, declares threefold dividend increase
03 September 2019
Notification of change of company secretary
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3 September 2019

DRD: DRDGOLD LIMITED - Notification of change of company secretary

3 September 2019

DRD: DRDGOLD LIMITED - Condensed consolidated provisional results for the year ended 30 June 2019 and dividend declaration

27 August 2019

DRD: DRDGOLD LIMITED - Trading statement and operational update for the year ended 30 June 2019

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09 September 2019
The big small business show profile - while Implats withheld its dividend, DRDGOLD rewarded investors with a threefold increase in this year's out
09 September 2019
Business Wrap - DRDgold CEO Niel Pretorius speaks about the mines strategy to further it's key tailings project far west gold recoveries
04 September 2019
Business News - DRDGold has marked its sixth year of paying dividends
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Mining for Schools website

This website, developed by the Minerals Council South Africa which supports and promotes the South African mining industry, provides resources for teachers and learners to reinforce, enhance and extend learning. The content aligns with the Grade 12 Economic Geography of South Africa: Mining section of the South African Department of Basic Education's Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement (CAPS).

More available at: www.miningforschools.co.za


DRDGOLD is a South African gold producer and a world leader in the recovery of gold from the retreatment of surface tailings. Our network of assets is unrivalled in South Africa and, with our consolidated businesses operating as a single entity, is focused on optimising these assets in order to increase gold production.

At the end of FY2018, DRDGOLD provided jobs for 2 304 people, including 878 permanent employees. The remaining 1 426 people worked for the specialist service providers engaged by the company to provide the expertise required for tailings reclamation and tailings dam management. In FY2018, the company produced 150 423oz of gold, generated R2 490.4 million in revenue, spent R1 452.7 million on capital projects (property, plant, equipment, surface) and 191ha of rehabilated land were lodged for clearance for redevelopment. Mineral Resources of 7.3Moz and Mineral Reserves of 3.3Moz were declared