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:
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.
Email a brief CV, copy of your identity document, latest results and proof of residence to firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, 30 March 2018.
If you are not contacted within two weeks, please consider your application as having been unsuccessful.
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 Limited, in an update for the quarter ended 31 March 2019 released today, reports a 15% quarter-on-quarter rise in gold production to 1 279kg.
With work to upgrade the Driefontein 4 tailings storage facility (TSF) now complete, DRDGOLD is on track to achieve planned throughput of 500 000tpm from Phase 1 of its Far West Gold Recoveries operation in the first half of calendar 2019. The upgraded TSF will receive tailings from the Driefontein 2 plant, which has been refurbished to retreat material reclaimed from the Driefontein 5 dump. Development of Phase 1 began in August last year and first commissioning began just four months later, in December.
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).
Presentation: Investor presentation May/June 2019 (PDF - 2.10MB)
Presentation: Results for the six months ended 31 December 2018 (PDF - 2.46MB)
Webcast: Results presentation
Presentation: Investing in African Mining Indaba (PDF - 1.65MB)
Presentation: Results for the year ended 30 June 2018 (5MB)
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.