Grootvlei (& Cons Modderfontein from June 1997) (Closed) gold mine
In 1998 the mine was acquired from Harmony by Petra Mining, owner of the neighbouring Nigel operation, which is included in the analysis shown here from 1999 onwards. Bema Gold Corporation acquired Petra in 2003 and ownership passed to Pamodzi Gold in 2006. Operations are run by Pamodzi under the East Rand Mining Operations (ERMO) banner. Aurora Empowerment Systems later acquired the Pamodzi assets following liquidation in 2009. The assets are expected to be sold again after being placed...