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SEIA: Rössing's proposed desalination plant - Final SEIA report (5 December 2014)

Rössing Desalination Plant - Final SEIA Report to MET (pdf - 18.7mb)
Rössing Desalination Plant - Letter to MET (pdf - 146kb)
Annexure A1 - CV for Andries van der Merwe (pdf - 235kb)
Annexure A2 - CV for Patrick Killick (pdf - 212kb)
Annexure A3 - CV for Simon Charter (pdf - 101kb)
Annexure A4 - CV for Werner Petrick (pdf - 248kb)
Annexure B1 - Background Information Document (pdf - 1mb)
Annexure B2 - Meetings presentation (pdf - 1.2mb)
Annexure B3 - Site Notices (pdf - 190kb)
Annexure B4 - Newsprint advertisments (pdf - 4.01mb)
Annexure B5 - Rössing Staff Notifications (pdf - 100kb)
Annexure B6 - Newspaper adverts report (pdf - 1.59mb)
Annexure B6 - SEIA Report adverts (pdf - 790kb)
Annexure C1 - Meeting minutes MUN (pdf - 146kb)
Annexure C2 - Meeting minutes Media (pdf - 155kb)
Annexure C3 - Focus group minutes Key stakeholders (pdf - 158kb)
Annexure C4 - Meeting minutes Public (pdf - 101kb)
Annexure C5 - Meeting minutes MAWF (pdf - 89kb)
Annexure C6 - Meeting minutes NamWater (pdf - 155kb)
Appendix C7 - Meeting notes with MET (pdf - 248kb)
Annexure C8 - I&AP register (pdf - 332kb)
Annexure C9 - Comments and response report (pdf - 349kb)
Annexure D1 - Socio-economic - Final specialist report (pdf - 1.07mb)
Annexure D2 - Archaeology - Final specialist report (pdf - 287kb)
Annexure D3 - Visual impact assessment - Final specialist report (pdf - 2.93mb)
Annexure D4 - Noise - Final specialist report (pdf - 4.52mb)
Annexure D5 - Avifauna - Final specialist report (pdf - 2.91mb)
Additional study: Monitoring of Damara Terns at Mile 4 Salt Works (pdf - 1.3mb)
Annexure D6 - Marine ecology - Final specialist report (pdf - 3.32mb)
Annexure D7 - Brine dilution modelling - Final specialist report (pdf - 2.84mb)
Annexure D8 - Shoreline dynamics - Final specialist report (pdf - 1.62mb)
Annexure E - Social and environmental management plan (pdf - 4.39mb)

SEIA: Proposed mining of the Z20 uranium deposit (19 November 2012)

Z20 SEIA Draft Scoping Report - Executive Summary (pdf - 720kb)
Z20 SEIA Draft Scoping Report
(pdf - 6.5mb)
Social and Environmental Management Plan (pdf - 2.8mb)
Annexure A - SEIA team CV's
Andries van der Merwe CV - 2012 (pdf - 130kb)
Ilze Rautenbach (condensed CV) - 2012 (pdf - 50kb)
Karen de Bruyn CV 2012 (pdf - 435kb)
Robyn Christians CV - 2012 (pdf - 120kb)
Werner Petrick CV - 2012 (pdf - 140kb)
Stephan vd Berg CV - 2012 (pdf - 170kb)
Annexure B1: List of Interested and Affected Parties (pdf - 590kb)
Annexure B2 - Information sharing records
Arandis Public Meeting - Minutes (pdf - 260kb)
Arandis Town Council - Minutes (pdf - 250kb)
Attendance Register Arandis Public Meeting (pdf - 420kb)
Attendance Register Arandis Town Council (pdf - 310kb)
Attendance Register Erongo Regional Council - MET (pdf - 310kb)
Attendance Register Media (pdf - 305kb)
Attendance Register Swakop Public Meeting (pdf - 330kb)
Erongo Regional Council & MET - Minutes (pdf - 200kb)
MAWF - Minutes (pdf - 160kb)
Media - Minutes (pdf - 210kb)
MET DEA - Minutes (pdf - 235kb)
MET Environmental Commissioner - Minutes (pdf - 90kb)
MET Parks and Wildlife - Minutes (pdf - 200kb)
MME - Minutes (pdf - 240kb)
MUN Meeting - Minutes (pdf - 220kb)
MWAF Harald Koch - Minutes (pdf - 170kb)
MWAF Guido van Langenhove - Minutes (pdf - 160kb)
Swakopmund Public Meeting - Minutes (pdf - 210kb)
Annexure B3: Background Information Document (BID) (pdf - 1.9mb)
Annexure B4: Placed Site Notices and e-Rössing Bulletin Article (pdf - 1.7mb)
Annexure B5: Newspaper advertisements (pdf - 2.8mb)
Annexure B6: Information presented at meetings and open day (pdf - 4.5mb)
Annexure B7: Comments received prior to Draft Scoping Report release - 2.4mb)
Annexure B8: Issues and Response Report (pdf - 690kb)
Annexure C1: Visual Impact Assessment (pdf - 7.9mb)
Annexure C2: Air Quality Assessment (pdf - 4mb)
Annexure C3: Noise Impact Assessment (pdf - 3.4mb)
Annexure C4: Radiological Public Dose Assessment (pdf - 2.3mb)
Annexure C5: Surface Water Assessment (pdf - 1.2mb)
Annexure C6: Biodiversity Impact Assessment (pdf - 2.9mb)
Annexure C7: Specialist Archaeological Assessment (pdf - 840kb)

SEIA Phase 2b: Proposed Expansion of Rössing Uranium Mine - SEIA report (13 October 2011)

Notice to Stakeholders (pdf - 65kb)
SEIA Phase 2b - Main report (pdf - 4.3mb)
Annexure A - Rössing HSE Policy (pdf - 177kb)
Annexure B - Overview of the Rössing HSE Management System (pdf - 3.8mb)
Annexure C - Letter to MET - DEA to initiate Phase 2 process (pdf - 180kb)
Annexure D - Multi Criteria Decision Making (MCDA) Model (pdf - 165kb)
Annexure E - MCDM 2008 (pdf - 12.9mb)
Annexure F - MCDM 2009 (pdf - 2.3mb)
Annexure G - 2010 Background Information Document (pdf - 380kb)
Annexure H - Meetings schedule (pdf - 350kb)
Annexure I - Newspaper notices (pdf - 4.6mb)
Annexure J - Summary of specialist studies - August 2010 (pdf - 2.8mb)
Annexure K - Attendance registers (pdf - 230kb)
Annexure L - Stakeholder register (pdf - 230kb)
Annexure M - Final issues trail (pdf - 870kb)
Annexure N1 - Air Quality Assessment (pdf - 22.3mb)
Annexure N2 - Archaeological Assessment (pdf - 2.1mb)
Annexure N3 - Biodiversity Assessment (pdf - 9.6mb)
Annexure N4 - General Waste Assessment (pdf - 7.2mb)
Annexure N5 - Ground Vibration Assessment (pdf - 6.6mb)
Annexure N6 - Hazardous Waste Assessment (pdf - 6.1mb)
Annexure N7 - Noise Assessment (pdf - 6.8mb)
Annexure N8 - Public Radiation Dose Assessment (pdf - 4.1mb)
Annexure N9 - Socio-Economic Impact Assessment (pdf - 2.1mb)
Annexure N10 - Traffic Impact Assessment (pdf - 14.6mb)
Annexure N11 - Visual Impact Assessment (pdf - 24mb)
Annexure N12 - Water Balance Assessment (pdf - 8.2mb)
Annexure N13 - Groundwater Modeling (pdf - 11.9mb)
Annexure O - Draft Social and Environmental Management Plan (SEMP) (pdf - 4.6mb)
Annexure P - Summary Uranium Rush Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) (pdf - 600kb)

Strategic Environmental Assessment for the central Namib Uranium Rush – Final report (January 2011)

SEIA Phase 2b: Public meetings and roadshows (14 - 21 August 2010)

SEIA Phase 2a: Proposed mine expansion - Sulphur handling facility in the Port of Walvis Bay (6 November 2009)

SEIA Phase 2: Proposed mine expansion - Final scoping report (9 May 2008)

SEIA Phase 1: Proposed mine expansion - Social and Environmental Assessment Report (15 February 2008)

Report Cover Volume 1 (pdf - 1.3Mb)
Volume 1 - Main SEIA Report (pdf - 4.5Mb)
Volume 2 - Annexures Cover (pdf - 1.3Mb)
Annexure A – Draft Social & Environmental Management Plan (SEMP) (pdf - 1.4Mb)
Annexure B - Minutes of meetings (pdf - 300kb)
Annexure C - Socio-economic impact assessment (pdf - 1.6Mb)
Annexure D1 – Air quality assessment (pdf - 1.3Mb)
Annexure D2 – Radiological public dose assessment (pdf - 2.4Mb)
Annexure E – Risk assessment of the sulphuric acid plant (pdf - 1Mb)
Annexure F - Memorandum on bacteria present in cooling towers (pdf - 50kb)
Annexure G – Visual impact assessment  (the size of this file is 40mb; to request this file please visit your contacts)
Annexure H – Water management assessment (pdf - 600kb)
Annexure I – Noise impact assessment (pdf - 7.6Mb)
Annexure J – Energy Balance study (pdf - 200kb)
Annexure K – Biodiversity assessment (pdf - 7.8Mb)
Annexure L – Stakeholder issues (pdf - 200kb)
Annexure M – Public notices & newspaper reports (pdf - 1Mb)
Annexure N – External reviews (pdf - 400kb)

SEIA Phase 1: Proposed mine expansion - Public notices (2007 - 2008)

SEIA Phase 1: Proposed mine expansion - Scoping report (15 November 2007)

Environmental Impact Assessment of the Proposed Khan Aquifer Recharge Scheme (May 1997)

An Environmental Impact Statement for the Rössing Uranium Mine (February 1991)

EIS for the Rössing Uranium Mine - CSIR - 1991 (pdf scan - 14.6Mb) (pdf scan - 14.6Mb)