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Strike ends at colliery Zululand Observer

Oct 28, 2013 OVER 50 employees of anthracite producer Tendele Coal Mining, located outside Mtubatuba, were arrested on Tuesday when their strike reached boiling point. According to the KwaMsane SAP, the protestors who participated in the 420-man industrial action at the mine, threw stones at passing trucks and blocked the colliery’s main entrance with rocks.

Tendele Coal legal row mired in mutual exclusivity between

Oct 30, 2020 Now, however, the company is embroiled in a complex legal and ethical dispute which has been given public vent following the murder on October 22 of Fikile Ntshangase, an environmental activist who opposed Tendele Coal’s plans to expand Somkhele.

Tendele mine expansion on the line over community opposition

Nov 18, 2020 Mounting tension over the proposed Tendele coal mine expansion with the murder of a local activist threatens mining in the area and could have adverse implications for

SA Govt. offers stark choice to community embroiled in

Nov 03, 2020 Tendele Coal said it has negotiated with families affected by the proposed expansion of the mine, but that 17 families were holding out for improved terms.

Somkhele coal mine owned by Tendele, KwaZulu-Natal, South

Oct 27, 2020 The coal mine's first plant entered into operation by 2007. Since 2013, the mine relies on three plants, being the largest mine in South Africa of metallurgical anthracite, an energy rich type of coal. For the year 2013/14, 1,1 million tonnes of coal were extracted. The coal both feeds South African national industry and it is exported.

The Coal Strike of 1902: Turning Point in U.S. Policy U

The coal strike of 1902 The strike of 1900 was the prelude to a larger drama--the great anthracite coal strike of 1902. Restless miners demanded more pay and shorter hours, while the mine operators complained that profits were low, and that the union destroyed discipline.

The Truth about Tendele Mine throws Lie Line Save our

Aug 13, 2018 The truth about Tendele Coal Mining (Pty) Ltd is that it is operating illegally. The thick application that will be heard on 24 August 2018, at the Pietermaritzburg High Court, documents numerous instances of flagrant disregard of laws and regulations governing the environment in SA.

Activists lose bid to stop coal mine GroundUp

Nov 21, 2018 A high court bid to close down Somkhele coal mine on the border of Hlhulhuwe-iMfolozi Park in KwaZulu-Natal was yesterday dismissed with costs.

A Competent Person’s Report on the Material Assets of

Assets of Tendele Coal Mining (Pty) Ltd Tendele Coal Mining (Pty) Ltd Postnet Suite 208 Private Bag X013 Mtubatuba 3935 KwaZulu-Natal SRK Consulting South Africa (Pty) Ltd 265 Oxford Road Illovo 2196 South Africa P O Box 55291 Northlands 2116 South Africa Tel: +27 11 441 1111 Fax: +27 86 503 6340 SRK Project Number 470421/Tendele CPRv13

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Tendele Coal Mine. Tendele Coal Mine does not have any open positions advertised at the moment. CREATE AN EMAIL ALERT. Find Us. KwaZulu-Natal,Richards Bay,Empsngeni. Richards Bay. South Africa. 0999. Never miss another job opportunity at Tendele Coal Mine!

Umfolozi mining activist stares down the barrel of a gun

Apr 30, 2020 Gqeberha Spar workers strike over pay. Although the organisation, represented by Youens Attorneys, has been embroiled in a legal battle against Tendele coal mining since 2016,

Assassins strike again in bloody KZN mining wars

Jan 28, 2020 Two men, Sphamandla Phungula, 32, and Mlondolozi Zulu, 29, well known community activists opposed to proposed mining, were hit and killed.

Petmin: contractors embark on strike at SA mine

Sep 28, 2012 Mining company Petmin on Friday said about 345 contractors employed at its subsidiaries Tendele Coal Mining had embarked on an illegal strike.

Protesters demand mining benefits Zululand Observer

Jul 07, 2016 HUNDREDS of Mpukunyoni community members at kwaSomkhele staged a protest march to the Tendele Coal Mine on Monday to present a memorandum of grievances to the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR).. Lead by the Chairperson of the Mpukunyoni Community Property Association (MCPA), Bongani Pearce, the protesters voiced their anger at the mine, demanding to benefit from the

Environment of Fear in South Africa’s Mining-Affected

Apr 16, 2019 In an email response to our enquiries, Tendele Coal, the company operating Somkhele coal mine, said that they “are aware of claims of attacks, yet

SCA dismisses case against Tendele Coal Mining

Feb 11, 2021 Durban in the News: SCA dismisses case against Tendele Coal Mining: The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) on February 9 dismissed an appeal brought by the Mfolozi Community Environmental Justice Organisation Somkhele (MCEJO), the Global Environmental Trust and Sabello . Limpopo in for more disruptive rainfall, says SAWS: The South African Weather Service says the

Coal mine next to game reserve faces legal challenge

Sep 19, 2019 Tendele Coal Mining operates the Somkhele coal mine on the fringes of the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Park. The historic game reserve has provided a sanctuary for rhino, lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and a diverse range of other wildlife for 110 years. It attracts thousands of local and foreign tourists every year.

Coal miners return after 3-week halt IOL

Oct 09, 2012 The dismissal of 12 000 Anglo American Platinum miners at the weekend has served as a wake-up call to workers at Tendele Coal Mining’s Somkhele mine, near Mtubatuba in

Investegate |Petmin Limited Announcements Petmin Limited

Tendele Coal Mining (Pty)Ltd Somkhele anthracite mine. Production in the six months ended 31 December 2012 at Somkhele was severely constrained by: · the unprotected strike by contractor employees (see announcements released on the Securities Exchange News Service and to RNS dated 28 September 2012 and 8 October 2012),

Investegate |Petmin Limited Announcements Petmin Limited

Sep 17, 2013 Shareholders are advised that approximately 100 workers employed by Tendele Coal Mining (Pty) Ltd ("Tendele"), the operator of Petmin's Somkhele anthracite mine in KwaZulu-Natal, began industrial action on Monday 16 September 2013, following failure to achieve a settlement in negotiations over wages and employee benefits.

Threat of disinvestment looms large The Mail & Guardian

Oct 05, 2012 Another 345 workers employed by Sandton Plant Hire, the opencast contractor at Petmin subsidiary Tendele Coal Mining, went on strike at the Somkhele mine in KwaZulu-Natal and on Monday a

Somkhele mine (part of Petmin and Tendele Coal Mining (PTY

Weekly Update 14 April: Historic vote against unionisation at Amazon US warehouse, as workers go on strike against company internationally. Blog. Somkhele mine (part of Petmin and Tendele Coal Mining (PTY) Ltd) has been referenced in news articles and reports on our website. Company mentions (Articles, reports, news etc.)

MEDIA RELEASE Critical High Court Application pushes for

Sep 10, 2019 On Wednesday, in the Pietermaritzburg High Court, a strong legal team is determined to ensure the right to appeal the dismissal of GET & MCEJO’s application exposing Tendele coal mine’s lack of compliance with environmental laws and the Constitution, and to ensure the mining sector complies with the law. MEDIA Continue reading

Petmin Limited Mining Business Media Resources

Petmin says 100 workers employed by mine operator Tendele Coal Mining on Somkhele’s three wash plants have been on strike for 10 days, and were joined on September 26 by 320 workers employed by Tendele’s mining joint venture. The strike action was launched over the failure to achieve a settlement in negotiations over wages and employee

Umfolozi mining activist stares down the barrel of a gun

Apr 30, 2020 Gqeberha Spar workers strike over pay. Although the organisation, represented by Youens Attorneys, has been embroiled in a legal battle against Tendele coal mining since 2016,

Environment of Fear in South Africa’s Mining-Affected

Apr 16, 2019 In response to our inquiries, Tendele Coal, a coal company in KwaZulu-Natal, wrote in an email that they “are aware of claims of attacks, yet upon investigation and consultation with Police, the...

Petmin Limited Mining Business Media Resources

Petmin says 100 workers employed by mine operator Tendele Coal Mining on Somkhele’s three wash plants have been on strike for 10 days, and were joined on September 26 by 320 workers employed by Tendele’s mining joint venture. The strike action was launched over the failure to achieve a settlement in negotiations over wages and employee

Coal miners return after 3-week halt IOL

Oct 09, 2012 The dismissal of 12 000 Anglo American Platinum miners at the weekend has served as a wake-up call to workers at Tendele Coal Mining’s Somkhele mine, near Mtubatuba in

Kitco Exclusive News

Oct 08, 2012 The 345 striking workers are employed by Sandton Plant Hire, the opencast contractor at Petmin’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Tendele Coal Mining (Pty) Ltd, the operator of Somkhele, the company said in a statement. The company has not issued any further press releases this week regarding the strike.

Investegate |Petmin Limited Announcements Petmin Limited

Sep 17, 2013 Shareholders are advised that approximately 100 workers employed by Tendele Coal Mining (Pty) Ltd ("Tendele"), the operator of Petmin's Somkhele anthracite mine in KwaZulu-Natal, began industrial action on Monday 16 September 2013, following failure to achieve a settlement in negotiations over wages and employee benefits.

London Mining Network, Finspace, 225-229 Seven Sisters

She stood in courageous opposition to Tendele Coal Mine's expansion in the area and has paid the ultimate price. May she rest in peace. #coalkills #JusticeforFikileNtshangase . 15/10/2020 . Call To Action ⬅ Speech from Sara Callaway from Global Women's Strike, Women of Colour.

Women defending water, land and life in northern KwaZulu

May 12, 2017 Soon after start-up, Tendele began pumping water out of the Mfolozi River, and the little water remaining has dried up in the last two years, due to a series of droughts. The Mfolozi catchment is a critical source of water for an estimated 2-million people and their farming activities.

Coal mining

Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground. Coal is valued for its energy content and since the 1880s has been widely used to generate electricity. Steel and cement industries use coal as a fuel for extraction of iron from iron ore and for cement production. In the United Kingdom and South Africa, a coal mine and its structures are a colliery, a coal mine is called a 'pit

The law reports April 2019 De Rebus

Apr 01, 2019 Global Environmental Trust launched an application for an interdict restraining the first respondent Tendele Coal Mining (Tendele) from continuing with mining operations in an area adjacent to the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park in northern KwaZulu-Natal.

Threat of disinvestment looms large The Mail & Guardian

Oct 05, 2012 Another 345 workers employed by Sandton Plant Hire, the opencast contractor at Petmin subsidiary Tendele Coal Mining, went on strike at the Somkhele mine in KwaZulu-Natal and on Monday a

Women and nature: Towards an ecosocialist feminism MR Online

Mar 15, 2021 The death of Ntshangase removed a thorn in the side of the Tendele Coal mining company. They had been pressing for over a decade to get the small number of remaining families to vacate their land so their mining operation could expand.

Duty to Consult and Exhausting Internal Remedies Inlexso

Nov 29, 2018 Following on the Maledu Case, the case of Global Environmental Trust v Tendele Coal Mining (Pty) Ltd (“Tendele Case”) was decided on 20 November 2018 in the Pietermaritzburg High Court.

Mine guard hacked to death SowetanLIVE

Oct 03, 2012 The strike at Somkhele started last week and the first violence was reported on Monday night. Tendele Coal Mining (Pty) Ltd, the operator of Somkhele, were on an unprotected strike