Pre-conference Tours

9-10 September 2018

In conjuction with the ISC, the 11th ICARD conference will host field trips and site visits.  There will be four different field trips along the following themes:

  • Gold mine operations including water treatment plants
  • Opencast mine with a dragline
  • Underground coal mine
  • Water treatment plant at CSIR

Transportation, accommodation and meals will be provided during the pre-conference tour.  Attendees will leave from the CSIR ICC at 15:00 on Sunday, 9 September and return for the official opening of the Conference on the Monday afternoon.

The visit to the Water treatment plant at the CSIR will be held the Monday afternoon upon return.

Post-conference Tour

14-18 September 2018

An exciting itinerary awaits attendees.  The 5 day tour will include visits to the Kruger National Park, old gold mines (Barberton), nickel mines as well as discharge sites.

The tour will leave after the conference on Friday, 14 September and return to the OR Tambo Airport at approximately 14:00 on Wednesday, 18 September before the final stop at the CSIR ICC.