Redsands is an Indigenous owned business focussed on the rehabilitation and revegetation of land disturbed by mining. The company was founded by Dennis Sceghi, who has worked in the mining industry as an equipment operator and contractor for over 30 years, and is also an elder of the Kultju native title group.
Macmahon CEO and Managing Director, Michael Finnegan, noted that by working together, Macmahon and Redsands will have an enhanced ability to identify work, offer economic opportunities to Indigenous people, and improve the sustainability of the mining industry.
“Redsands is a regional business with very specialised environmental expertise, drawing on the skills of traditional owners. With this agreement we will be able to target new opportunities which may not have been available to us individually. We also hope to be able to create additional Indigenous employment and expand our rehabilitation services in Western Australia”, he said.