Southern African Coal Processing Society

A forum for the exchange of ideas and to advance the use and processing of coal
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News on SACPS activities

A summary of current and past activities

General Meeting

The Society’s AGM was held on 4 April 2024 at CTC, Emalahleni.  Feedback was given by Vumeka Buthelezi, the current SACPS chairperson and Jaco Scholtz, the current treasurer.

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Technical Meetings

The 2nd Technical Meeting of the Southern African Coal Processing Society for 2024 was held on 4 April at 13h00. The venue was the CTC Auditorium, cnr. Watermeyer & Stevenson Streets, Emalahleni. The presenter was Njabulo Mavimbela from Fraser Alexander who presented on “Effective reprocessing of discard coal”.

For details on technical meetings view here.

Annual Dinner Dance and Awards Function

The annual awards function and dinner dance for 2024 will be held on 17 May 2024 at Emperors Palace Centre Court.  To book a table please download the form.  Bookings close on 30 April 2024.

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Video Clips showcasing the Southern African Coal Processing Society and interviews broadcasted in the technical media.

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International conferences

For more information on international conferences please click here.

ICPC XXI Conference

The SACPS ICPC XXI conference will be held at Sun City from 12 to 17 October 2025.  For more details, please visit the ICPC XXI 2025 website.


The technical workshop will be held on 28 August 2024 at the Ridge Casino and Conference Centre, Emalahleni.  To register use this link.


The World Coal Magazine Issue No 1, 2024 can be downloaded here.

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