Platinum Australia (PLA)

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Platinum Australia (PLA) is a platinum group metals explorer and developer. The Company holds interests in diverse advanced PGM projects in South Africa and Australia. Its principal projects include the Panton Platinum Palladium Project in Western Australia and the Smokey Hills PGM and Kalahari Platinum projects in South Africa. PLA listed on the A on 9th October, 2000. Smokey Hills Project is situated on the eastern limb of the Bushveld Complex and it includes an open pit and underground mining operation with an onsite processing plant having an annual production capacity of ~100,000 oz 4E PGM. The Company’s Kalahari Platinum Project is situated 350 km west of Johannesburg in the North West Province. The Company has a formal Joint Venture Agreement with African Rainbow Minerals Platinum (Proprietary) Ltd (ARMplatinum). PLA can earn up to 49% of the Kalplats Project from ARMplatinum. The Kalplats Area of Influence (AoI) Project spans around 20 kilometers. The Panton Project is situated 60 km north of Halls Creek and 60 kilometer south of the Sally Malay nickel mine, in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. The Panton Project is estimated to have high grade resource of 10 Mt @ 6.1 g/t PGM. PLA has developed a new metallurgical process known as Panton Process for the recovery of PGM's. This process is patented and it offers several potential benefits such as potential improved recoveries, reduced transportation costs for concentrate, increased value of final product and improved environmental safety. PLA has specialised knowledge and expertise in PGM industry and it aims to become a leading PGM producer.

Platinum Australia (PLA) Products and Services

  • Platinum group metals

Platinum Australia Competitors

  • Aquarius Platinum Limited

Platinum Australia (PLA) Locations and Subsidiaries

Platinum Australia Head Office
Level 3, 18 Richardson Street
West Perth, WA, Australia, 6005
Phone: 08 9324 1491
Fax: 08 9226 4259

Platinum Australia Subsidiaries

Platinum Exploration NL

Trading Names

Platinum Australia Limited
Ajana Joint Venture
MT Caudan Joint Venture
Panton Sill Joint Venture
Tabletop Joint Venture

Other Platinum Australia Details

Platinum Australia Year Established: 2000
ACN: 093 417 942
D-U-N-S: 740479910
ABN: 99093417942
Previous Company Names: Swifitel

Platinum Australia (PLA) Share Price

Submitted by ASX Listed Company on 28 January, 2009 - 03:33

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