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Sparkle - August 2019

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EMPLOYEE
ONBOARDING GUIDE

MOGALAKWENA COMPLEX

INTRODUCTION CONTENTS

Anglo American Platinum Limited is Anglo American Platinum owns 3 History of Anglo American
the world’s leading primary producer of and operates various mines and Platinum and Mogalakwena
platinum. The group has maintained its concentrators in South Africa as well as Complex
position as the world leader in platinum three smelting operations, a base metal
production through the development refinery and a precious metal refinery. 4 Mogalakwena Complex today
and implementation of state-of-the-art The company is also involved in several 6 Mogalakwena Complex
technology, a skilled workforce, the joint ventures. Mining operations in the
strategic acquisition and exploration of Limpopo and North West provinces management team
mineral rights and a proactive marketing exploit the eastern and western limbs 7 Safety, health and environment
strategy. of the Bushveld Complex of South 8 Protection services
Africa. The Bushveld Complex extends 10 Anglo American’s
Most of the world’s platinum is mined in approximately 350km from east to west
three major producing regions – South and 250km from north to south. Operating Model
Africa, Russia and North America. 13 Business improvement
Platinum Group Metals (PGMs) CONTACT DETAILS 14 Mining
comprise of metal ruthenium (Ru), HR Mining: 015 418 2467 14 Concentrators
rhodium (Rh), palladium (Pd), osmium HR Concentrators: 015 418 2089 15 Mineral resource management
(Os), iridium (Ir) and platinum (Pt) with Protection Services: 015 418 2100 15 Geology
similar electron structure physical 16 Mine planning
properties and chemistry. www.angloamerican.com 16 Survey
17 Projects
WELCOME TO THE 17 Rock engineering
MOGALAKWENA 17 Engineering and asset
COMPLEX
management
Congratulations on RICHARD COX 18 Human resources
being selected to join the Senior general manager 20 HR development
Mogalakwena Complex team! Mogalakwena Complex 22 Our culture
At Anglo American Platinum, 24 Employee relations
employees are highly valued, employees as we all collaborate as one 28 Employee benefits
because we form one team team. We regard teamwork as a key 36 Absent without permission
working together to achieve the approach to ensure sound communication,
promises made to stakeholders. healthy workplace relations, the (AWOP)
achievement of business goals and, 37 Not at workplace (NAWP)
Newly appointed employees are fully most importantly, personal safety. This 38 Medical benefits
briefed on their specific roles in the unit means that every employee must go 40 Employee assistance programme
that they have joined. The briefing includes home unharmed at the end of every shift. 41 Nkululeko Financial Wellness
the duties of employees working in teams, Safety is the company’s number one value
the expectations of management and all described in this booklet, along with its Programme
Human Resources support systems in other values and corporate culture. 42 Finance
place to sustain teamwork. 42 Information management
43 Supply chain process flow
Examples include performance 44 Social performance
management systems and employee 46 Communication framework
development programmes.

Although this booklet is a handy guide, it Please familiarise yourself with the
is important to know that every employee information provided, even if you have
may approach his/her supervisor, the worked for an Anglo American Platinum
Human Resources department or any unit before. Do not hesitate to enquire
other employee structure in place for about any aspect you need information
further information. The booklet also on. Again, welcome on board and all the
serves to introduce the Mogalakwena best for your new role at Mogalakwena
Complex management team to new Complex!

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HISTORY OF

ANGLO AMERICAN PLATINUM
AND MOGALAKWENA COMPLEX

Mogalakwena North Concentrator.

The mine known today as the Mogalakwena Complex, originated in 1925.
This was a year after German geologist, Dr. Hans Merensky, discovered
a platinum bearing reef in both the Rustenburg and Mokopane (then
Potgietersrus) areas.

Potgietersrust Platinums Limited (PPL) others, some of the properties of PPL. and permitted the recognition of a
was one of the most prominent of about It subsequently became a subsidiary of broadly based stratigraphy to the Platreef.
50 companies to exploit the deposits of PPL. Following a series of company restructures
the Bushveld Complex, as this platinum- and an agreement with the Lebowa
bearing region was called. By the end of In the 1960s, demand for platinum from government, RPM decided to develop a
1925 about eight shallow trenches exposed South Africa increased as Russia could mine on the Platreef in September 1990.
the pyroxinite ore body (known as the not satisfy the market alone. From 1966
Platreef) on the farm Sandsloot. Two shafts onwards PPL, under the administration of This would be an opencast platinum mine
were sunk in the latter part of 1925 on Johannesburg Consolidated Investment with an initial production rate of 200,000
the farms Vaalkop and Zwartfontein. This Company Limited (JCI), focused on the tonnes per month. In July 1993, the first
coincided with the listing of PPL shares on Platreef. Various exploration programmes refined platinum was produced and sold.
the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and the were conducted as a result. In 1997 the platinum restructured and
London Stock Exchange on 9 October that the renamed Anglo American Platinum
year. In the late 1970s, a systematic regional Corporation Limited became the sole
exploration programme was initiated and listed entity for the group. In 2001 the
The global financial depression of the 1930s in1979 and 1980, an exploration shaft mine achieved record results with a proven
caused mining operations to cease. In of 50m was sunk on Overyssel. This throughput of 400,000 tonnes per month.
1931, Rustenburg Platinum Mines Limited study represented the most detailed and Mogalakwena Complex achieved a proven
(RPM) was formed to acquire, amongst systematic examination ever undertaken output of 360 000 Pt Oz per year..

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MOGALAKWENA

Mogalakwena Complex is LIMPOPO Mogalakwena Complex
situated 30km north-west of Mokopane operates under a mining right
the town of Mokopane in the and the current infrastructure
province of Limpopo. consists of:

MPUMALANGA 5 open-pit
GAUTENG mines

NORTH WEST • Sandsloot

FREE STATE KWAZULU- • Zwartfontein
NATAL
• Mogalakwena South
NORTHERN CAPE
• Mogalakwena Central
EASTERN
CAPE • Mogalakwena North

WESTERN
CAPE

KEY Mogalakwena’s life of mine
ACHIEVEMENTS (LoM) extends well beyond

• Strong safety performance of 4 years 2060
fatality free. The operation has surpassed
200 days free of lost- time injuries (LTIs) The current LoM plan
and reduced its lost-time injury frequency consists of an ore reserve of
rate (LTIFR) by 67% from 2013.
135.2 million
• TRIFR reduced by 60 in 2016. 4E ounces

• The operation has maintained its ISO and a mineral resource of
14001 and OHSAS 18001 certifications.
140.2 million
• The operation has significantly increased 4E ounces
production performance, with equivalent
refined platinum ounces up by 10% year- (exclusive of ore reserves)
on-year.

• Mogalakwena Complex delivered a
community incubator project at the end of
2014.

• It has commissioned its new TZ rope
shovel, which exceeded all its ramp-up
targets: 7 000 – 10 000 tonnes/hour.

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COMPLEX TODAY

The mining method MINING PRODUCTION
is open-pit truck ACHIEVEMENTS
and shovel
• Highest Tonnes Blasted in a month 3 346 000
tonnes January 2015

• Most Blasted tonnes in one day 11 494 000
tonnes (Jan 2016)

• TZ rope shovel highest loading 5 000 - 7000
tonnes/hour (Please add this info in the last
bullet of the achievement)

• Highest Tonnes Mined per day 372 392 tonnes
(April 2016)

• Highest drilled metres per day 6 994 metre
(June 2016)

The ore is milled at: CONCENTRATORS
PRODUCTION
North Concentrator ACHIEVEMENTS
South Concentrator
Baobab Concentrator • Pt ounces: 28 945 January 2016
• Primary crusher: 42 702 tonnes crushed

12 December 2015
• Concentrate dispatched: 1 983 tonnes 17 May 2016
• MNC Monthly tonnes milled: 700 802 tonnes October

2014
• Mill stops: 3 Stops September 2014
• Secondary crusher: 34 657 tonnes crushed 24

September 2013
• MNC Mill: 560 Continuous running hours July/August

2013
• MNC Recovery: 82,74% February 2013
• HPGR crusher: 33 299 tonnes crushed 09 May 2016
• Tails grade: 0,60 g/t January 2012
• Daily tonnes milled: 44 424 tonnes 6 November 2016

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MOGALAKWENA COMPLEX

MANAGEMENT
TEAM

RICHARD COX
Senior general manager

ASHINA BUDDU FRANS MARAIS HERMANN HOLLHUMER BONGANI MTSHWENI
Concentrator manager Safety, health and Senior engineering manager Senior human resources
environment manager manager

HENDRIK VAN NIEKERK JUDD BARLOW BERT ROSSOUW WYNAND SMIT
Mineral resource Acting production manager Business improvement Business partner (technical)
management manager manager

LEBANG GAOBEPE ALLAN HARTLEY WANDA VAN ZYL
Senior social performance Senior finance manager Protection services manager
manager

FACTS ABOUT Platinum is much heavier than gold. It is 11% denser than gold and a cubic foot of platinum weighs more than 600kg.
PLATINUM

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SAFETY, HEALTH
AND ENVIRONMENT

The Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) department is the custodian
that assesses, facilitates, drives and provides input into the SHE strategy
and programmes. It is aimed at the prevention, mitigation or minimisation
of the effect of our operational activities on our employees, communities
and the environment.

ROLES OF SAFETY, HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT

SHE Manager

Safety specialist Risk and assurance Land manager Evironmental Occupational Occupational SHE
coordinator coordinator hygienist medical administrators

practitioner

The SHE department covers the following responsibilities:

SHE RISK COORDINATOR • Safety communication • Produce regulatory returns as required
• Incident investigation by legislation
• Guide and facilitate operational risk • Audits
management processes • Behaviour interventions • Emergency preparedness and
response
• Coordinate, communicate and close SHE ADMINISTRATORS
out learnings from incidents • Health incident investigations
• Maintain all controlled documentation
• Due diligence according to the document control MEDICAL SERVICES
procedure
LAND MANAGEMENT The occupational medical practitioner:
• Maintain SHE systems • Conducts medical surveillance of
Provide management support on: • Ensure that all Occupational Health
• Company properties in Mokopane employees and contractors
• Biodiversity offset areas and safety documentation is updated • Provides medical assistance on site
• Company-owned land and lease areas and communicated • Coordinate and conduct health care
• Maintenance of facilities and general • Provide support and training on SHE
systems programmes
housekeeping of properties • Produce weekly and monthly reporting • Provides support and expertise on
• Cleaning maintenance
• Social events lifestyle and medical diseases

SAFETY OCCUPATIONAL HYGIENE Our vision is to achieve Zero
Harm to our employees,
Provide functional guidance/conduct on: Provide expertise and guidance on: our communities and the
• Safety strategy • Management of occupational hygiene environment we operate in.
• Safe working procedures and practices
• Monitor legal compliance systems and programmes Every employee has the
• Regulatory relationships and • Monitor Occupational Health stressors responsibility to contribute
towards this vision.
engagement (airborne pollutants, noise, thermal,
• Provide trends, analysis and fatigue, ergonomics, biological
monitoring, illumination)
interpretation • Monitor and advise on ventilation
• Adoption of learnings and best requirements and engineering controls

practices

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Mogalakwena North Mining main office access.

PROTECTION SERVICES

Protection Services is responsible for Searches: Mogalakwena Complex reserves the right to protect
protecting Mogalakwena Complex against itself and search any person, building, workplace or vehicle on
security threats, ensuring safety and company premises at any time on exit or entrance.
preserving human rights. All efforts to
protect the company should be in line with Removal of company property: Any company property that
the organisational culture and company needs to be removed from the Mogalakwena Complex site must
values, to safeguard personnel and be accompanied by a completed and authorised waybill signed by
assets against illicit threats and criminal the relevant head of department.
interference.
Alcohol testing: All employees, contractors and visitors are
The department seeks to achieve a safe and secure environment compelled to go through the compulsory alcohol testing before
that protects Anglo American Platinum employees, products, entering any area of the mine.
property, assets and interests at source. Protection Services does
so by ensuring that there is adequate provision of safeguards Private property: All employees/contractors and visitors must
against crime, loss or damage and any consequent disruption of declare all private property at Protection services before entering
business continuity. any area of the mine.

Security screening: All employees and contractors are required CRIME HOTLINE
to be subjected to criminal screening through capturing of
fingerprints to detect people with prior offences that could pose a Mogalakwena Complex is committed to zero tolerance
security risk to the company. Once a contractor or employee has to crime and undesirable activities. This requires that
been employed, ongoing screening is conducted by the Protection employees be vigilant and report crime and undesirable
Services department. Only employees with a clear screening acts. All criminal or undesirable acts can be reported to the
profile will be allowed on site.
Tips-Offs Anonymous Hotline at

0800 23 05 70

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