North Block Complex

In line with the Group’s value-accretive acquisition strategy, in March 2018 Universal acquired North Block Complex from Exxaro, effective
1 November 2018. VIEW MAP

Location Outside the town of Belfast in Mpumalanga province
Coal resource (JORC compliant) 108.71Mt Resource (gross tonnes in situ) inclusive of 55.4Mt Reserve
Ownership 49% operational control
Operation Open pit, truck and shovel
Number of employees 96
Current LoM 15+ years

North Block Complex is located in Mpumalanga province, near the state-owned utility Eskom’s Arnot, Tutuka and Komati power stations which it supplies. It consists of the Glisa and Eerstelingsfontein operating mines and the undeveloped Paardeplaats Project.

North Block Complex [photo]