Thiess secures Mount Pleasant mining services contract

CIMIC Group’s mining services provider Thiess has won a mining services contract for MACH Energy’s Mount Pleasant coal mine in the New South Wales Hunter Valley.

Mount Pleasant has approximately 474 million tonnes of total marketable coal reserves to be mined.

Under the contract, Thiess will conduct total mining operations, including mine planning and engineering, at the mine until 2021.

The contract is also set to generate around $500 million in total revenue.

CIMIC chief executive officer Adolfo Valderas said, “This contract award is a reflection of Thiess’ ability to deliver a tailored, total mine solution to our clients, and is a valued addition to our expanding mining portfolio.”

To keep up to date with Australian Mining, subscribe to our free email newsletters delivered straight to your inbox. Click here.