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Derailment on Transnet coal line hampers exports

2021-5-2 · Derailment on Transnet coal line hampers exports There are no fatalities or injuries and probes to determine the cause of the derailment are ongoing. B L Premium . 02 May 2021 - 19:13 Lisa Steyn.

Transnet Freight Rail

2013-9-30 · Coal. Coal, South Africa''s "black gold" is a vital export commodity, generating billions in foreign exchange earnings in 2003/2004. CoalLink is a Transnet Freight Rail specialist business unit that provides world-class transportation of South Africa''s export coal to ensure that South Africa remains at the forefront of the world steam-coal export market.

South Africa''s coal export line remains partially closed ...

2021-7-6 · A 208-wagon coal train derailed in South Africa over the weekend partially shutting a rail line that links mines to the Richards Bay export terminal, state-owned freight firm Transnet …

S. Africa: Exxaro warns two millions tons in coal exports ...

Some 2mt of Exxaro''s planned coal exports during 2021 are "at risk" because Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) is having problems railing the coal to the Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT) according to Nombasa Tsengwa – head of Exxaro''s minerals business.

Exxaro warns two millions tons in coal exports at risk ...

2021-3-19 · Some 2mt of Exxaro''s planned coal exports during 2021 are "at risk" because Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) is having problems railing the coal to the Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT) according to Nombasa Tsengwa – head of Exxaro''s minerals business. Tsengwa said the main problem being experienced by TFR involved the sourcing of spares for […]

Weekly Coal Index Report

2021-8-16 · In South Africa, Transnet has kyboshed all hope of Botswana coal exports, as it confirms there are no plans for a South African border corridor line, and no plans to extend the Waterberg line ...

S Africa''s Transnet to improve coal railing capacity

2021-2-20 · 3 Russia Jun thermal coal exports rise nearly 20% MoM, China intakes jump 125.01% on yr 2021-08-10. Russia''s thermal coal exports stood at 15.01 million tonnes in June, a year-on-year rise of 10.68% and month-on-month rise of 19.74%, showed data from the Federal Customs Service of Russia.

Improvement of Coal Tonnages With Minimum Capital ...

2013-4-8 · Transnet freight rail coal export line. Abstract (Provide an abstract of the mini-The use of operations research and simulation-based . Mkhatshwa N Project 420 2010 iii dissertation. An abstract is a short summary of the contents covered in the item.) procedures will aim to develop a solution to increase the ...

Power outage hits SA''s coal export terminal at Richard''s Bay

2021-8-13 · A power outage in South Africa''s main coal export terminal Richards Bay has forced state-owned logistics monopoly firm Transnet to delay offloading of trains for 10 hours, the company said on Friday.

Transnet commits to expand coal exports

2010-10-26 · [miningmx ] — TRANSNET Freight Rail (TFR) has now committed to spending R15.4bn on expanding coal export capacity on the Richards Bay railway line to 81 million tonnes (mt) per year by 2014. Previously, TFR had only been officially prepared to commit to spending R9bn on taking capacity to 75mt/year but had indicated it was in discussions ...

Who benefits from coal train line derailments? Transnet ...

2021-7-7 · SA''s state-owned rail company Transnet is repairing a main line used to export coal and investigating whether recent derailments benefited suppliers. A train of more than 200 wagons derailed ...

Coal and Iron Ore Exports

2009-3-10 · Coal and Iron Ore Exports 1. A Robust Approach to Large Scale Integrated Port and Rail Network Investment – Transnet South Africa James Martin Director Railways Mott MacDonald

Transnet to transport Botswana coal – Botswana Gazette

2013-4-10 · TRANSNET Freight Rail (TFR) will next month start carrying the first coal exports from coal-rich Botswana to Durban, South Africa, BusinessDay has reported. The agreement could indicate progress in TFR''s international …

SA''s Transnet to resume coal, iron ore exports following ...

2020-4-3 · COAL and iron ore exports will recommence through Richards Bay following amendments to the Disaster Management Regulations, said Transnet. The state-owned logistics company would also re-start the handling of other non-essential goods including containerised goods through the port of Durban. This amendments were approved by the Department of Co …

Overview

2021-9-17 · Transnet freight rail is the largest division of Transnet Limited, a public company with South African government as its sole shareholder. It is a world class heavy haul freight rail company that specialises in the transportation of freight. Transnet freight rail has approximately 38 000 employees, who are spread throughout the country.

Coal exports steady income for industry

2008-9-5 · Coal exports to Europe and India are proving to be a valuable asset to the market, since the value of South Africa''s coal exports is estimated …

Coal Agreement With Transnet On Waterberg | Exxaro

Exxaro reaches Coal Agreement with Transnet on Waterberg to Richards Bay Coal Terminal. South African-based diversified resources company, Exxaro Resource Limited, have signed a coal export transportation agreement with Transnet which will increase coal volumes from Waterberg to Richards Bay Coal Terminal. The 10-year agreement between Exxaro and Transnet …

Power outage hits South Africa''s coal export terminal at ...

2021-8-14 · Transnet said the outage occurred from Thursday and into the early hours of Friday at the east coast port of Richards Bay, the main conduit for high-quality coal exports mainly to …

Transnet''s coal line to Richards Bay suffers another ...

2021-7-7 · Transnet''s coal line suffered yet another blow after a loaded export coal train with 208 wagons derailed on its way to Richards Bay in KwaZulu-Natal over the weekend, which would hurt the coal ...

Transnet opens door on coal line extension to enable coal ...

5  · TRANSNET has not closed the door on building a rail extension in the Limpopo province that would enable increased coal imports to South Africa from Botswana.. The state-owned freight company said in a statement that following a meeting last week between representatives from its Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) business unit and Botswana''s Department …

Transnet says coal exports expected to dip this year ...

2019-2-4 · Coal exports are expected to drop this year, following a disappointingly slow run over the past few months, says Transnet Freight Rail coal …

Increased South African coal exports boost Transnet''s ...

2018-8-20 · South African logistics company Transnet said Monday that increased coal export volumes in the year ending March 31 helped boost its revenues for the period.

Challenges and developments facing SA Coal Logistics

2019-2-6 · SA Competitiveness : Coal Quality Country Exports (2018) Grade Heating value Ash Sulphur USA 52mt B 5,850 –6,000 14% 1.0% Indonesia 344mt C 5,500 13.99%

Transnet supports coal export growth

2010-10-28 · Transnet supports coal export growth Sunday, April 22, 2007 "Spoornet Derails Hope For Coal Export Growth" ''Business Report 19 April 2007'' "Spoornet Deals Richards Bay Coal Expansion Dreams A Blow" ''Business Day 19 April 2007'' "Spoornet Unlikely To Match Expanded RBCT Capacity By 2009" ''Mining Weekly 18 April 2007 Introduction

Power outage hits S.Africa''s coal export terminal at ...

2021-8-13 · A power outage in South Africa''s main coal export terminal Richards Bay has forced state-owned logistics monopoly firm Transnet to delay offloading of trains for 10 hours, the company said on Friday.

Power outage hits S.Africa''s coal export terminal at ...

2021-8-13 · Transnet said a "catch-up" plan was underway and a revised schedule has been communicated to customers. On Thursday, Exxaro Resources, South Africa''s biggest coal miner, said its exports would remain subdued in 2021 as rail logistics problems, including derailments and cable theft, stymie its export ambitions.

SA coal exports to increase in 2021 as state-owned ...

2021-1-27 · SA coal exports to increase in 2021 as state-owned Transnet improves rail capacity. By. Brendan Ryan. -. Jan 27, 2021. Freight Train. COAL exports through the Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT) dropped to 70.2 million tons (Mt) during calendar 2020 from 72.2Mt in 2019 so declining to throughput levels last seen in 2013.

Exxaro reaches coal agreement with Transnet on …

2017-10-4 · Oct 4, 2017. South African-based diversified resources company, Exxaro, has signed a coal export transportation agreement with Transnet which will increase coal volumes from Waterberg to Richards Bay Coal Terminal. "Exxaro is proud to be developing the Waterberg area in collaboration with Transnet…

Transnet suffers another derailment on key coal line wh...

2021-7-13 · Coal is among South Africa''s chief commodity exports, second only to platinum, and accounts for a quarter of South Africa''s total mining production. It is a …

Transnet

2021-9-19 · In the meantime, Transnet said it will increase coal deliveries to the terminal by 17 percent to 74 million tons in 2012. In its annual report for the year to the end of March 2012 Transnet Rail Freight reported that coal export volumes had increased from 62.2 million tonnes to 67.7 million tonnes due to "improved operational efficiencies".

Richards Bay Coal Terminal

2021-9-21 · Richards Bay Coal Terminal, located in KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa, is one of the world''s largest coal export terminals and the largest in Africa.The terminal is owned by the Richards Bay Coal Terminal Company Ltd, a consortium comprising ten shareholding coal and coal logistics companies.. Future plans had called for Richards Bay''s current capacity of 91 …

S. Africa: Exxaro warns two millions tons in coal exports ...

2021-3-21 · Some 2mt of Exxaro''s planned coal exports during 2021 are "at risk" because Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) is having problems railing the coal to the Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT) according ...

Transnet rail woes contributed to loss of 9 million tons ...

2021-8-12 · Coal exports in the first half of 2021 decreased due to railing constraints. Exxaro coal production and sales volumes were 12% and 10% lower in H1, compared to the first half of 2020. As Transnet''s key freight rail division continues to struggle, mining companies depending on it for transportation bear the brunt of its operational challenges.