Macmahon and Newcrest Mining have stepped into good faith negotiations over the Telfer project in Western Australia, which could lead to litigation if unsuccessful.
Managing editor Ben Creagh travelled through Europe with Liebherr ahead of Bauma 2019 in Germany to discover the origins and future direction of the equipment manufacturer.
Macmahon has confirmed market speculation about its potential takeover of the GBF Underground Mining group, which could provide it with a strong access to the Western Australian Goldfields.
The Tropicana joint venture has cemented the Western Australian gold mine’s future by approving the Boston Shaker underground development.
Macmahon enjoyed increased activity in key projects during the six months ending December 2018, which puts the company on track to earning a billion dollar revenue this mid-year.
Byerwen Mine west of Collinsville may be well known to locals but the heavy machinery world will be scrambling for Google maps after a milestone delivery of a Caterpillar machine to the mine yesterday.
Mining contractor Macmahon has almost doubled its revenue growth to $710 million for the 2018 financial year in a significant improvement on 2017 figures.
Eight mining equipment, technology and services (METS) companies have received a total of $7.14 million from the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science to tackle METS sector priorities.
Contractor Macmahon has released its first half report for 2018, posting $270m in revenue ending December 2017, up $168.3m from the previous period.
Mineral processing contractor Sedgman has won contracts at QCoal Group’s Byerwen coal mine in Queensland worth almost $100 million.
Contractor Macmahon has executed a $350 million mining services contract at the Byerwen coal mine in the Bowen Basin of Queensland.
Action Drill & Blast (ADB), a subsidiary of NRW Holdings, has been awarded several mining contracts worth a combined $57 million.
Macmahon has locked in an agreement that would see it become the mine services contractor for PT Amman Mineral Nusa Tenggara (AMNT) at the Batu Hijau copper-gold mine in Indonesia.
Macmahon has been chosen as the preferred mining contractor for QCoal’s Byerwen coal mine near Glenden in Queensland’s Bowen Basin.
The back-and-forth takeover battle between leading contractor Cimic and its target Macmahon Holdings continues as the suitor’s bid edges towards closing next week.
Sybrandt van Dyk is stepping down as Macmahon CEO next month, to be replaced by Michael Finnegan, the company’s current general manager of surface mining.
Macmahon has been fined $75,000 for the death of a worker at Glencore’s CSA copper mine.
Macmahon is conducting a review over whether to continue its operations in Nigeria following the abduction of several workers earlier this year.
All seven Macmahon workers, including three Australians, kidnapped last week in Nigeria have been released.
Two Australians and a New Zealander are among the five workers kidnapped in Nigeria after their vehicle was attacked by an alleged group of militants.