New contract at Goonyella Riverside coal mine

Downer has been awarded a two-year contract, valued at approximately $200 million, to provide mining and related services at the Goonyella Riverside coal mine.


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.