Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa A manganese mine located near Hotazel in North Cape province. Started in May 1973. Hydrothermal alteration of the primary Mn ore produced a wealth of wellcrystallised minerals. Wessels mine is
Wessels is a Manganese Mine in South Africa owned by South32. General Although drilling at Wessels as early as 1951 exposed manganese ore, the true extent of the ore was only proved in 1966, when deeper drilling was unde
quot;Wessels Minequot; in Northern Cape, South Africa,
Wessels Mine Overview quot;Wessels Minequot; is a producer deposit site discovered in 1951 in Northern Cape, South Africa. It is a large deposit, located in the Kalahari Field; Kuruman District mining district and is not considered to be of worldclass significance. 1
Our South Africa Manganese operation can be found in the manganese rich Kalahari Basin, in the countrys Northern Cape, which is home to 80 per cent of the world's manganese ore body. This manganese business is made up of two manganese mines and an alloy smelter. The opencut Mamatwan mine started operating more than half a century ago, with the underground Wessels mine
A rare, choice specimen of the chemically complex mineral Charlesite, from the celebrated Wessels Mine, South Africa. The Charlesite form a parallel to subparallel group of prismatic crystals measuring to 2.5cm long.
Feb 04, 20160183;32;23rd January 2015 Open pit mining and underground solutions specialist, Tenova TAKRAF Africa, has successfully completed supply of an underground apron feeder to Wessels Mine, part of BHP Billitons Hotazel Manganese Mines, in the Northern Cape, South Africa. Tenova TAKRAF Africa is part of the global total