Thiess has secured a $150 million contract extension at BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance’s (BMA) Caval Ridge coal mine in the Bowen Basin, Queensland.
Fleetwood Australia has received a contract extension from Rio Tinto at Karratha in Western Australia for a further one year period.
Echo Resources has signed a letter of intent to award MACA two mining contracts at the Yandal gold project in Western Australia.
Valmec has been awarded $25 million of services and construction contracts, including a renewal of its long-term services contract with Origin Energy at the Australia Pacific LNG project in Queensland.
West African Resources has awarded an underground mining contract to Byrnecut at its Sanbrado gold project in Burkina Faso, West Africa.
BP has entered into a joint venture with WorleyParsons where the latter will take a 50 per cent stake in New Zealand Oil Services.
Sheffield Resources subsidiary Thunderbird Operations has awarded a $366.3 million mineral sands contract to GR Engineering Services.
Greyhound has secured a five-year renewal of a contract to provide coach services in the Bowen Basin and Olympic Dam to BHP and its joint venture partners.
Rio Tinto’s agreement to sell its stake in the Simandou iron ore project in Guinea, west Africa, to Chinalco has lapsed.
H-E Parts International has secured a three-year contract to supply rotable transfer chutes, liners and refurbishment services at the Roy Hill mine site and port facility in the Pilbara, Western Australia
DRA Global has won a front-end engineering design (FEED) contract at Hastings Technology Metals’ Yangibana rare earths project in Western Australia.
Monadelphous has secured a $240 million contract with BHP to provide maintenance services for shutdowns, outages and minor capital works at its iron ore operations in the Pilbara, Western Australia.
Triton Minerals has signed an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract with MCC International Incorporation for the mineral processing facility and infrastructure at the Ancuabe graphite project in Mozambique.
AngloGold Ashanti has awarded Barminco with a five-year $700 million contract extension at Sunrise Dam.
Downer was awarded a contract extension by Millmerran Power Partners for its mining services at the Commodore open cut coal mine in South East Queensland.
Talison Lithium has awarded a $23.5 million contract to Kerman Contracting to construct a new bulk storage facility at Port of Bunbury in Western Australia.
The mining services company has secured a contract for the engineering design, procurement and construction of a paste backfill plant at the Carosue Dam gold operations.
Iluka Resources has awarded national catering and facility management services contract to Australian-owned Cater Care.
Resource Generation subsidiary Ledjadja Coal has awarded Sedgman $US310 million ($418 million) of mineral processing contracts.
Regis Resources has awarded MACA a contract extension for open pit mining services at the Duketon South gold operations near Laverton, Western Australia.