Ausdrill has adopted a new brand and identity, Perenti, and will trade under the name, Perenti Global.
To call the past year a period of change at Ausdrill would be an understatement.
Ausdrill subsidiary, African Mining Services (AMS), has been selected as the preferred open-pit mining contractor at West African Resources’ Sanbrado gold project in Burkina Faso, West Africa.
Ausdrill-owned contractor Barminco has secured one of its largest ever contract wins following the successful funding of a major copper mine in Botswana, Southern Africa.
Stay on top of the most read articles on the Australian Mining website over the past week, including the Australian gold price’s continued rise to new heights beyond $2000 an ounce.
Ausdrill subsidiary Barminco has secured a major contract at the Khoemacau copper project in Botswana, Southern Africa.
Peabody Energy has started re-ventilating the first segment of the North Goonyella underground coal mine following consultation with the Queensland Mines Inspectorate.
Ausdrill subsidiary, BTP has secured a further three year contract with Peabody Australia in its Hunter Valley and Bowen Basin coal mines, its second extension in two years.
Mining services company Ausdrill is dropping a previously announced refinancing plan due to ongoing heated trade debates between the United States and China.
Stay on top of the most read articles on the Australian Mining website over the past week, starting with contractor Ausdrill revealing illegal activity by an employee at the company.
Ausdrill has uncovered fraudulent activities relating to an “unrelated invalid supplier” and is working with the police to do further investigations.
Ausdrill subsidiary African Mining Services (AMS) has been awarded an $US88 million ($123 million) contract extension with Ghana Manganese Company.
Ausdrill has reaped the benefits of last year’s Barminco acquisition, posting significant increased profit and revenue over the last half year.
Exploration companies are searching for new methods to unlock the next wave of mineral deposits. A technology proving valuable in this pursuit is 3D seismic surveying.
Barminco has been awarded a $100 million underground mining services contract from Hindustan Zinc at the Rampura Agucha mine in India.
Ausdrill has won a series of mining services contracts in Western Australia worth $171 million, including underground work with Regis Resources via last year’s acquisition, Barminco.
Ausdrill has completed the acquisition of underground hard rock contractor Barminco, creating the second largest Australian mining services company by revenue.
African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) has been awarded a $US375 million ($529 million) underground mining services contract at AngloGold Ashanti’s historic Obuasi gold project in Ghana, West Africa.
Ausdrill’s shareholders voted in favour of the proposed acquisition of Barminco at its annual general meeting yesterday.
Ausdrill subsidiary MinAnalytical has received accreditation to international standards for its PhotonAssay unit.