Tormin Mine Extension

Short Project Title: Tormin Mine Extension
Project Title: Proposed Extension of Tormin Mine, West Coast, South Africa
Project Synopsis: Mineral Sands Resources (Pty) Ltd (MSR) owns and operates the Tormin Mineral Sands Mine (Tormin Mine) on the West Coast of South Africa, near Lutzville. MSR proposes to extend mining operations at Tormin Mine in terms of Section 102 of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act 28 of 2002. SRK Consulting (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd (“SRK”) has been appointed to undertake the Scoping and Environmental Impact Reporting (S&EIR) process required in terms of the National Environmental Management Act 107 of 1998 and the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations, 2014.
SRK Project Reference Number: 507228
Project Location: Tormin Mine, West Coast
Status of the project:

The draft Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Report was released to stakeholders for a 30-day comment period from 18 September to 18 October 2018. Comments received on the draft EIA Report were included in an Issues and Responses Summary and the full written comments appended to the EIA Report. The EIA Report was finalised following the end of the comment period to produce the final EIA Report for submission to the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR). The final EIA Report (including all appendices) was submitted to the DMR on 14 November 2018 for decision-making.

The EIA Report and Issues and Responses Summary have been uploaded to the SRK website for public information.

All registered stakeholders will be notified of DMR’s decision regarding Environmental Authorisation of the project.

SRK Project Manager: Scott Masson
Contact person: Jessica du Toit
Contact Email:
Contact Number:  021 659 3060



 Document  File Size  Date  Status  
507228_Tormin EIA_Issues and Responses Summary_20181113 1,817 KB Nov 2018 Active
507228_Tormin EIAR and EMPr_final_20181113_Part 1 7,400 KB Nov 2018  Active
507228_Tormin EIAR and EMPr_final_20181113_Part 2 3,918 KB Nov 2018 Active


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