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Innovation and technology give Tharisa the upper hand

Mining platinum group metals in South Africa is not for the faint hearted – falling platinum prices, union and labour issues and low profitability are just some of the issues – but Tharisa Minerals, a junior PGM and chrome producer operating its namesake mine near Rustenburg, is turning this perception on its head.

Innovation and technology give Tharisa the upper hand Innovation and technology give Tharisa the upper hand Innovation and technology give Tharisa the upper hand Innovation and technology give Tharisa the upper hand Innovation and technology give Tharisa the upper hand

Big ambitions: Tharisa aims to produce 200,00ozpa of PGM concentrate and 2Mtpa of chrome concentrate by 2020

The company achieved record financial and operational results for the 2...