SRK Consulting (SA) will host a Coal Open Day on Thursday 27 February 2014 at SRK House, 265 Oxford Road, Illovo, Johannesburg.

Starting at 08h30, various sessions will take place throughout the morning,
ending at 12h30.


08:30-09:00  Registration

09:00-09:10   Welcome address – Marcin Wertz (Partner and Principal Engineer)

09:10-09:30   Roger Dixon (Chairman SRK Consulting (SA) – International Reporting Standards with particular reference to coal

09:30-09:50   Lesley Jeffrey (Principal Coal Geologist) – SRK’s Coal services and its footprint into the coal market in SA and internationally.

09:50-10:10    Andy McDonald (Principal Engineer) – Coal outlook: A Global Perspective

10:10-10:40    Session 1: Q&A

10:40-11:00    Tea break

11:00-11:20     Donald Gibson (Partner and Principal Scientist) – Sustainable Development in Mining

11:20-11:40     Peter Shepherd (Principal Hydrologist) – Mine Water Management

11:40-12:00    Xolani Gumede (Senior Mining Engineer) – SRK’s innovative and conflict free blasting services for the efficient extraction of reserves and the improved mine to mill value chain results.

12:00-12:30   Session 2: Q&A

12:30-12:35   Closing Remarks

12:35-13:30   Lunch

Attendance is free.To register contact Sello Nzama 0n +27 11 441-1111 or email