This land use case was issued by Lukey Kwadraat

Langer Heinrich uranium mine – Namibia

  • The Langer Heinrich mine is owned by the Langer Heinrich Uranium (Pty) Ltd a subsidiary of Paladin Energy (which holds a 75% share). The Paladin Energy head office is in Perth, Australia. CNNC Overseas Uranium Holding Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) is having a 25% share in Langer Heinrich Uranium Ltd.

Company website

The Paladin Energy website can be found here.


Characteristics of investment

The Langer Heinrich Mine is located approximately 80 km east of Swakopmund, Namibia.

Investment: Langer Heinrich uranium mine- Namibia
Investor: Paladin Energy (75%) and CNNC (25%)
Country of origin: Australia
Mineral uranium
Purpose uranium mining
Acreage (according to company) unknown
Acreage (on map) approximately 6.1 km²
Employment (according to company) unknown
Benefits for local communities
Disadvantages for local communities
Affected communities