SENS Note - 22 January 2013

Voluntary update on Alluvial Silica project

 

Infrasors Holdings Limited

Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)

(Registration number: 2007/002405/06)

Share Code on the JSE: IRA ISIN: ZAE000101507

("Infrasors" or "the Company")

 

INFRASORS RECEIVES ENVIRONMENTAL APPROVAL FOR DELF CULLINAN ALLUVIAL SILICA PROJECT

 

Highlights:

The Environmental Impact Assessment to allow mining, beneficiation and related infrastructure development has been approved by the Gauteng Province Department of Agriculture and Rural Development

 

Infrasors today announces that its subsidiary, Delf Sand, has received environmental approval from Gauteng Province Department of Agriculture and Rural Development to allow mining, beneficiation and infrastructure development for its alluvial silica mining project, known as Delf Cullinan.

 

The Delf Cullinan alluvial silica mining and beneficiation project includes infrastructure developments such as access roads, buildings, water reticulation dams, air emission structures and silica beneficiation plants.

 

This environmental approval allows the Delf Cullinan project to commence with its activities and is in addition to the general water authorization provided by the Department of Water Affairs given on 16 November 2011.

 

Infrasors’ Chief Executive Officer, Trevor Robinson said: "Receipt of this environmental approval represents another key milestone as we develop South Africa’s largest high grade alluvial silica mine to supply beneficiated alluvial silica products to the foundry, glass and tile adhesive industries.

 

We have undertaken extensive specialist environmental studies and are committed to ensuring our environmental standards adhere to best practices."

 

Kerry Colley

Company Secretary

 

By Order of the Board of Directors

Johannesburg

Rivonia

22 January 2013

 

Registered Office

Infrasors Holdings Limited

Resource House

7 Spring Street

Rivonia

Sandton

South Africa

 

Sponsor

Sasfin Capital (a division of Sasfin Bank Limited)

 

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