The Group is an ASX200 diversified global mining services group headquartered in Australia.
From our meagre beginning as a one-drill operation in Kalgoorlie, the Group has become one of the largest diversified global mining services companies.
The Group has built a portfolio of companies designed to provide a complete mining value chain throughout Australia, Africa and around the world.
Yesterday morning Perenti Group Managing Director & CEO Mark
Norwell spoke to investors regarding the situation facing the Group and how it
is responding to the current COVID-19 pandemic.
He stressed that to date there has been minimal impact on
the company’s operations but Perenti remains mindful of the considerable impact
COVID-19 is having globally.
Norwell said the company’s key priorities in dealing with COVID-19 is the
health and safety of its people, limiting the spread of the virus and delivering
value for its customers by doing everything possible to continue operating
safely in what is a complex and everchanging environment.
“We are focused on protecting the wellbeing of our people and working closely with key stakeholders so that we can continue to operate safely and effectively during this unprecedented period,” he said.
“We are doing all that we can to minimise any disruption and we will continue to focus on capital management as part of our 2025 Group strategy to ensure Perenti is well positioned to deliver through all economic cycles.”
Mr Norwell also praised employees who had gone above and beyond in recent weeks, especially expats who had stayed in country to support its international operations, FIFO workers for their resilience as well as the families of all its employees for their support and understanding.