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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.
Siou is a high-grade gold deposit located some twenty kilometers from the Mana Mine in Burkina Faso. Open-pit production commenced in early 2014, and development of Siou underground began in the third quarter of 2018.
AUMS works with client SEMAFO to provide services in underground production mining, underground development and diamond drilling.
The Yaramoko permit covers approximately 196km2 in the Province of Balé in Southwestern Burkina Faso. The property is located approximately 200 kilometres Southwest from the capital city of Ouagadougou.
AUMS works with client Roxgold to provide services in underground production mining, underground development and diamond drilling.
The Yaramoko mine is a high grade underground gold operation consisting of two deposits, the 55 Zone and Bagassi South.
The ultimate vision for the Subika Underground Project is a +20 year high-production underground mine with a robust business case for future growth. AUMS currently works with client Newmont to provide greater than 40,000m of development over 5 years, 1.3Mt of production per annum, 164,000+ m of diamond drilling and significant vertical development.
Subika underground operation is part of the larger Ahafo complex expected to add ~150-200koz to the operation per annum over its 10+ year life.
Barminco works with client Western Areas at the Spotted Quoll mine site in Western Australia. Spotted Quoll is a nickel mine and has a shared staff of approximately 190 people. It produces approximately 0.2Mt per year.
Spotted Quolls is the more recent development in the Forrestania complex and operates with Flying Fox as ‘one site’ to take advantage of operational synergies in plant and labour resourcing. Single stream management of the two operations has enabled Barminco to reduce costs and pass on savings to Western Areas.
Nyankanga is in the main production pit of the Geita Mine located in northwestern Tanzania, in the Lake Victoria goldfields of the Mwanza Region, about 120km from Mwanza and 4km west of the town of Geita. Originally an open-pit it is now being developed underground.
AUMS works with client AngloGold Ashanti to provide underground production mining, development and diamond drilling services.
Barminco has been working at the primary contractor at Western Area’s Flying Fox operation for more than a decade. The mine produces approximately 0.2Mt per annum and has a shared workforce (with Spotted Quoll) of approximately 190 people.
Barminco works with newly formed company Round Oak Minerals at their copper mine start-up, Mt Colin. Once ramp up is complete, Mount Colin will be developing approximately 0.4Mt tonnes per year. Approximately 40 employees are currently based at this site.
Sukari is one of the most remote sites in our group. Barminco has the task of training the Egyptian workforce and all site procedures have been translated into Arabic. Site rosters are 6 weeks on and 3 weeks off for all expats and 20 days on and 10 days off for all nationals.
The Sukari deposit is accessed via the Ptah and Amun Declines with approximately 0.7Mt produced per annum.
Sukari is the only underground operating gold mine in Egypt. It is staffed with a largely national workforce.
Zone 5 is a large scale copper deposit located in Botswana. It will be the first major underground operation of significant size in Botswana.
Barminco is working with client Khoemacau Copper Mining to provide services in underground production mining, underground development and diamond drilling.
Darlot is an underground gold mine based in Western Australia and has been in operation for over 30 years. Darlot is operated by Red 5 and Barminco provides diamond drilling services.