MACA is set to secure a three year project extension at CITIC Pacific Mining’s Sino Iron operation at Cape Preston in Western Australia.
MACA has completed a takeover of Downer’s Mining West business, including its four ongoing contracts in Western Australia.
Downer has joined forces with Coates Hire and Sitech WA to trial a safety technology that prevents massive machinery entering restricted areas in real time.
Byrnecut will take over as OZ Minerals’ underground mining contractor at the Carrapateena mine in South Australia after incumbent contractor, Downer, announced plans to divest its mining services business.
MACA will proceed with an acquisition of Downer EDI’s surface contract mining business, Mining West, for $175 million, taking over $1.1 billion worth of contracts.
MACA has confirmed it is an interested buyer of Downer EDI’s Western mining services division.
Downer is set to sell its Downer Blasting Services business to Enaex S.A. after signing an agreement with the Chilean company.
Strandline Resources has appointed Primero Group as its preferred contractor to build processing facilities at the Coburn mineral sands project in Western Australia.
BHP has awarded Downer Group with a two-year contract for its Western Australia iron ore sites (WAIO), contributing to the $324 million in wins and extensions the latter received in total.
Fortescue Metals Group has again contracted Downer to complete works at the Eliwana iron ore mine in Western Australia, this time for early mining and maintenance services.
Downer has awarded its third contract to Track’em this year for the tracking of materials for development and maintenance work on a coal seam gas facility.
Downer has signed a contract with cloud-based tracking platform developer, Track’em for an upstream coal seam gas development project.
Downer EDI has folded the sale process of its mining business due to the “extraordinary market volatility” caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
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Downer EDI has won a five-year contract for mining services at the Meandu coal mine in Queensland valued at around $600 million.
BHP and Rio Tinto have climbed the ranks of Brand Finance’s most valuable Australian brands this year, entering the top five and top 10 respectively.
Downer Group chief executive Grant Fenn is mulling over the future of the contractor’s mining business, stating that it is “very capital-intensive.”
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Downer has secured a $165 million contract from Alinta Energy to build a 60 megawatt solar farm at Fortescue Metals Group’s Chichester Hub in the Pilbara.