Integrated Regulatory Process for Environmental Authorisation, a Waste Management Licence and an Integrated Water Use Licence for Proposed Infrastructure and Mining Development at Vandyksdrift Central (Vddc) Section of Wolvekrans Colliery for South32 SA C

Integrated Regulatory Process for Environmental Authorisation, a Waste Management Licence and an Integrated Water Use Licence for Proposed Infrastructure and Mining Development at Vandyksdrift Central (Vddc) Section of Wolvekrans Colliery for South32 SA Coal Holdings (Pty) Ltd in Emalahleni Local Municipality 

REPORTS AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW:

•           Consultation Environmental Impact Assessment Report (CEIAR), incorporating Draft Waste Management Licence Application (DWMLA)

 •           Consultative Environmental Management Programme (CEMPr)

 •           Draft Integrated Water Use Licence Application (DIWULA) and Draft Integrated Water and Waste Management Plan (DIWWMP)        

 

Project:           Application for Environmental Authorisation, a Waste Management Licence and an Integrated Water Use Licence for proposed infrastructure development at Vandyksdrift Central (VDDC)

Client:             South32 SA Coal Holdings (Pty) Limited

Jones & Wagener Engineering and Environmental Consultants (J&W) has been appointed by South32 SA Coal Holdings to conduct a Scoping and Environmental Impact Assessment Report (S&EIAR) process, integrated with a Waste Management Licence Application (WMLA) and an Integrated Water Use Licence Application (IWULA) for the development of infrastructure at Vandyksdrift Central (VDDC) which is part of the Wolvekrans Colliery.

We would like to invite you to review the CEIAR (incorporating the Draft WMLA) and CEMPr, as well as the Draft IWULA and IWWMP which will be available for public review from 2 December 2019 to 23 January 2020. Please note, the Draft IWULA and DIWWMP will be available for a longer public review period – from 2 December 2019 to 24 February 2020. Please download a copy of the documents below or visit eMalahleni Library (Tel: (013) 699 1057) to review the reports.

You are encouraged to comment on the reports in any of the following ways:

  • By completing the attached comment sheet and submitting this to J&W – see details below;
  • By writing a letter, or producing additional written submissions;
  • By emailing or contacting J&W.

Interested and Affected Parties (I&APs) are invited to participate by providing comments and raising issues of concern regarding the proposed project. To register as an I&AP and to receive further correspondence please contact:  Jones & Wagener Engineering & Environmental Consultants, Anelle Lötter / Tolmay Hopkins, Tel: (012) 667 4860, Email: anelle@jaws.co.za / tolmay@jaws.co.za or at P O Box 1434, Rivonia, 2128.

Attachments

CEIAR

  Report (CEIAR)

  Combined Appendices Excluding Appendix 8

Appendix 8 – Specialist Reports 

 

CEMPr

  Report (CEMPr) including Appendices

 

DIWULA

  Report (DIWULA)

  Combined Appendices Excluding Appendix B (DIWWMP)

Appendix B – DIWWMP

 

  Comment sheet

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