The contract has provisions to be extended for up to a further three years.
The mine is owned by BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) and is located in Central Queensland. The scope of work to be carried out by Downer under the contract is pre-strip overburden removal, with Downer to use existing capital equipment.
This contract commenced on 1 October 2019 and replaces the existing contract which commenced in 2016 and expired on 30 September 2019.
Downer is a member of the NEWest Alliance, which has been selected as preferred contractor to deliver the Yanchep Rail Extension and the Thornlie-Cockburn Link for Perth’s METRONET program. The project will be delivered in a joint venture partnership with CPB Contractors, part of CIMIC Group, and under an alliance-style contract. Project funding is through
Downer has been awarded a five-year contract, valued at approximately $520 million, to plan, design and deliver water and wastewater infrastructure for Logan City Council.