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MDM is one of the companies awarded a contract to perform a Feasibility Study for Gold Fields' West Wits Tailings Facility

26 November 2009

MDM Engineering Group Ltd. (AIM: MDM), is pleased to announce that it is one of the companies that has been awarded the contract for the Feasibility Study (FS) for Gold Fields Limited’s West Wits Tailings Facility at Driefontein in South Africa.

Work has commenced and is expected to be complete during the 1st Quarter 2010.

The MDM team has a 21 year track record of undertaking scoping and feasibility studies, including designing and constructing some 52 metallurgical plants throughout Africa.  MDM’s team has extensive gold and uranium experience within its process team, having designed three (3) integrated gold and uranium recovery plants and twenty six (26) gold process plants.

George Bennett, MDM Engineering Executive Director commented:
“MDM is pleased to have been awarded the FS for Gold Fields West Wits tailings recovery project in Westonaria, South Africa.    We look forward to working with the Gold Fields team involved in this project.”

Key Information:

MDM Engineering Group Limited is a minerals process and project management company focused on the mining industry. The Company provides a wide range of services from preliminary and final feasibility studies, through to plant design, construction and commissioning. To date, the Company's clients have largely been junior and mid-tier mining corporations with operations in Africa.

In May 2008, the Company successfully listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange. The MDM Engineering core technical team has a 20 year track record of completing a wide range of studies and execution projects across a variety of minerals, including precious metals, base metals, ferrous and non-ferrous metals, uranium and diamonds.

The Company has adopted an approach to project execution based on an open-book Engineering, Procurement, Construction Management ("EPCM" or ";cost-plus") basis. With a core focus on Africa, MDM Engineering is setting the benchmark standard for best practice in the mining services industry through its commitment to providing the highest quality services and actively engaging with clients to ensure maximum transparency.


MDM Engineering Group Limited

Grant Lowman (Chief Executive Officer)
Tel: +27 (0) 11 993 4300

George Bennett (Executive Director)
Tel: +27 (0) 11 993 4300

Dominique de la Roche (Finance Director)
Tel: +27 (0) 11 993 4300

Numis Securities Limited

John Harrison (Nominated Adviser)
Tel: +44 (0) 207 260 1000

James Black (Corporate Broker)
Tel: +44 (0) 207 260 1000

Pelham PR

Chelsea Hayes
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7337 1523

James MacFarlane
Tel : +44 (0) 20 7337 1527


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