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EXPOPEDIA2018 Kathu, Northern Cape Kathu is the iron ore capital of the Northern Cape and is home to one of the largest open-cast iron ore mining operations in the world. Suppliers we would like to see at the Kathu expo include those that supply pumps, mining machines, gear boxes, lifting equipment, trackless equipment, fire suppression equipment and conveyor technology. The town and accompanying industrial area of Sishen grew out of the iron ore mining activity in the Kalahari. Kathu also comprises of big mining operations including Sishen and Khumani. Sishen iron ore mine represents one of the largest iron ore reserves in South Africa, with an estimated 2.43 billion tonnes of ore grading 58.6% iron ore metal. Kathu Golf Day, Northern Cape Venue: Kathu Golf Club Date: 13 June 2018 Time: 08:00 to 20:00 Kathu Golf Day has always been a nice breather between shows for the exhibitors and MTE has had nothing but positive feedback. It is an opportunity for networking, while enjoying a day out on the golf course, under the great, big African sky. Networking over a game of golf. Khumani iron ore mine has replaced Beeshoek iron ore mine as Assmang’s main iron ore producer. It has the capacity to produce 14Mt of product following the completion of phase 2 of the Khumani Expansion project. Operation information Name of operation Sishen mine Khumani mine Tshipi é Ntle manganese Kolomela iron ore mine Beeshoek iron ore mine Sedibeng mine Type of operation Open cast Open cast Open cast Open cast Open cast Open cast Visitors • Sishen • Khumani • Tshipi é Ntle manganese • Small mining operations • Kolomela iron ore mine • Beeshoek iron ore mine • Sedibeng mine Owner of operation Anglo American Assmang Tshipi é Ntle Manganese Mining Anglo American Assmang Sedibeng Iron Ore Venue: Kathu Perde Klub Date: 14 June 2018 Time: 13:00 to 17:00 Exhibitors we woul d like to see include suppliers of pumps, mining machines, gear boxes, lifting equipment, trackless equipment, fire suppression equipment and conveyor technology. However, there are many more opportunities on offer when you step outside the box. An exhibition for the iron ore industry in Kathu. www.mteexpos.co.za/expopedia 25