Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Macmahon was awarded a five-year mining contract for the Boston Shaker underground mine. The first cut occurred on 8 May 2019 with operations currently in progress.
The Tropicana project, which is a joint venture between AngloGold Ashanti Ltd (70% and manager) and Regis Resources (30%), is already Macmahon’s largest mining contract in Australia.
The project is located 330 kilometres northeast of Kalgoorlie on the edge of Western Australia’s Great Victoria Desert. Macmahon’s scope of work includes underground mining services, including site establishment, portal development of a decline and sub-level development that will include stopping.
Scope of work:
- Underground mining services
- Site establishment
- Portal development
- Decline and sub-level development