Langer Heinrich Uranium Mine



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Date: : August 2006

Location: Namibia

Commodity: Uranium



The Langer Heinrich Uranium Mine is located in the west of central Namibia, Southern Africa. It lies 85km east of Swakopmund with seaport access to nearby Walvis Bay.

The client is Langer Heinrich Uranium (Pty) Ltd, a Namibian registered company which is wholly owned by Australian based Paladin Energy Limited. Paladin is listed on both the Australian and the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Moolmans' responsibility includes the entire mining operation; drilling, blasting, loading and hauling of waste and ore. Some 19 million tonnes of ore and waste are mined annually. Grade control is supplemented electronically by means of the loaded trucks passing under an ore discriminator for radiometric examination.

Moolmans employs 315 people all of whom are Namibians, a proud achievement.