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PROFILE monthly record translated to an annualised rate of 97.62Mt/a.

Providing a safe working environment Moving coal in a safe, costeffective and efficient manner, safeguarding the environment and stakeholders is RBCT’s mission. RBCT’s coal logistics activities are conducted within the framework of ISO 14001:2004 and a site-specific Environmental Management Programme. Compliance with ISO 14001:2004 is audited annually and re-certified every three years. Protection of the environment and compliance to environmental legislation remains paramount to RBCT.

Asian and European markets, among others. RBCT throughputs are directly impacted by the upstream logistics infrastructure and continue to fully utilise the terminal’s design capacity. RBCT prides itself on being an efficiently run and reliable export coal terminal.

RBCT people Over 90% of RBCT staff took part in the 2016 Organisational Health Survey. This is a survey aimed at assessing the organisational health as felt, perceived and experienced by all employees. The results improved from 2015 by 5.8%. Over 75% of respondents said they believe strongly in RBCT’s strategic direction, leadership, are motivated to work for RBCT, and are willing to go the extra mile to make RBCT sustainable. RBCT continuously aims to engage, nurture and develop its people to enable the terminal to perform at its best.

RBCT has a strong focus on safety, health and wellbeing of employees as well as on environmental stewardship. On 19 May 2016, RBCT achieved a significant milestone in safety performance, with the landmark of five-million LTI-free man hours.

Excellence Awards RBCT was honoured as the most-awarded business in Richards Bay in the 2016 Zululand Chamber of Commerce and Industry Business Excellence Awards. RBCT not only excelled in four critical areas of the business but also was awarded the Premium Award – for achievements across the supply chain, operations, people and safety.

Community development RBCT continues to plan and participate in a number of social economic development programmes. In year 2016, a total of R3.1-million was invested in the Community Social Investment (CSI) projects. CSI projects are integral to RBCT as they live out our slogan: “Coal to the world, growth to the nation”.

RBCT was the winner in the following categories: • Logistics Business of the Year • Safety Awareness, and • SABCOHA Wellness Award RBCT was a runner-up in the following: • Employer of the Year • Corporate Social Responsibility Award

CONTACT INFO Physical address: Richards Bay Coal Terminal (Pty) Ltd., South Dunes, Richards Bay Harbour Postal address: PO Box 56, Richards Bay 3900 Tel: +27 35 904 4911 Website:

Servicing the mining houses The terminal provides mining houses with a worldclass logistics service to export coal efficiently to



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