The Group is an ASX listed 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.
Geita Hill is one of the production areas that forms the Geita Complex in Tanzania. Originally an open-pit it is now being developed underground and AUMS works with client AngloGold Ashanti to provide underground production mining and development services.
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.
The Obuasi mine is a major redevelopment project in the Ashanti region of Ghana. It has a history of mining dating back to 1897.
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.
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.
Odysseus is another of Western Area’s Nickel mines located in Western Australia. Odysseus is a mine re-start operation and is currently being rehabilitated with new development, before moving into production.
Odysseus currently has 25 people on site, with Barminco providing underground development service.
Independence Group’s Nova mine produces approximately 1.3Mt of Nickel, Copper and Cobalt per annum. Located in Fraser Range, Western Australia the site has over 160 employees and Barminco provides a range of underground production mining and development services.
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.
Located in Leinster, Western Australia the Agnew mine is made up of both Waroonga and New Holland underground operations. Barminco provides diamond drilling to both sites and, underground production mining and underground development services at Waroonga operations. Approximately 190 people work across both sites, with production rates of approximately 0.5Mt per year.
Sunrise Dam is located in Laverton, Western Australia and Barminco works with long-term client AngloGold Ashanti to provide underground production mining and development services. Sunrise Dam is Barminco’s largest Australian contract, with over 330 people working at the site and producing approximately 2.6Mt per year. It began as an open-pit mine but is now exclusively an underground operation.