Skip to content
Oil Mining Resources

Thiess secures A$240 million nickel contract in Central Halmahera, Indonesia

Thiess 2 mins read
Thiess secures A$240 million nickel contract in Central Halmahera, Indonesia

Thiess has been awarded an A$240 million nickel mining contract with PT Halmahera Sukses Mineral, marking Thiess' second successful venture in the Indonesian nickel market this year and reflecting its capability to deliver world-class mining solutions for the metals industry.

During this 3.5 year contract, Thiess will deliver full mining operations including mine development, haul road construction, ore loading and hauling. The mine is situated in Central Halmahera, North Maluku, just 6km from another Thiess operation, therefore consolidating its regional footprint and operational efficiency.

Thiess Executive Chair and CEO Michael Wright said: "We are excited by this new contract award, which underscores Thiess' expertise and strong track record in the Indonesian mining industry. It reaffirms our commitment to providing safe, sustainable, and innovative solutions to our clients while contributing to the growth of Indonesia’s nickel industry, a metal critical to enabling the global energy transition."

Thiess Group Executive - Asia Cluny Randell said: "This contract win aligns with Thiess' strategy to diversify our commodities portfolio. Our focus on safety, technological advancement, and inclusion sets us apart. We are excited to continue building strong partnerships in the Indonesian nickel sector."

In line with Thiess' commitment to health and safety, comprehensive measures will be put in place to ensure the safety and well-being of the team. Further, Thiess will continue its dedication to diversity, equity, and inclusion by launching its female operator training program, aimed at fostering greater female participation in the mining workforce.

The company remains committed to operational excellence and contributing positively to the communities and environments in which it operates. 

ENDS

Issued by Thiess Pty Ltd ABN 87 010 221 486 www.thiess.com


About us:

Thiess partners with its clients to deliver sustainable solutions in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia and the Americas. For almost 90 years, Thiess has operated across diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. 

As a global services provider, Thiess is uniquely placed to make a significant contribution to responsible, sustainable mining and a low-carbon future by working with our clients, suppliers and the industry to enable the global energy transition. Thiess is committed to harnessing the power of its people and technology to drive sustainable change.‚Äč

Visit www.thiess.com


Contact details:

Vivian Lim, Thiess Group Manager Communications & Marketing,

T +61 0434 306 131

Media

More from this category

  • Business Company News, Oil Mining Resources
  • 25/06/2024
  • 19:09
Jane Morgan Management

Broad Zones of Heavy Mineral Sands Discovered at Capel Project

ASX-listed Pinnacle Minerals Ltd (ASX:PIM) is excited to announce the significant discovery of broad and shallow zones of heavy mineral (HM) mineralisation at the Capel Mineral Sands Project in Western Australia. The latest infill and extension drilling, which tested historical wide-spaced drilling by Iluka, has revealed an interpreted strike length of up to three kilometers. HIGHLIGHTS: Broad and Shallow Mineralisation: Infill and extension drilling has intercepted broad and shallow zones of HM mineralisation over an interpreted trend of up to three kilometers. Assay Results: The first batch of heavy mineral assays from 26 holes has been received, with notable results…

  • Energy, Oil Mining Resources
  • 25/06/2024
  • 15:55
Mining and Energy Union

Long-overdue report shows CS Energy dropped the ball on safety at Callide: MEU

Adraft report released todayinto the May 2021 explosion that tore through Callide power station’s C4 Unit exposes a culture of poor risk management by operator CS Energy, the Mining and Energy Union said today. MEU Queensland President Mitch Hughes said Callide workers deserved an explanation of what had gone wrong as they worked towards returning the damaged unit to service next month, but the report’s publication was long-overdue. “Publication of this report at last provides some transparency and insight into what has occurred, and we look forward to reviewing it in detail,” said Mr Hughes. “It illustrates how extreme the…

  • Business Company News, Oil Mining Resources
  • 24/06/2024
  • 12:12
Jane Morgan Management

Conrad Asia Energy Ltd (ASX: CRD) Signs Binding Gas Sale Agreement with PGN

Sydney, Australia, 24 June 2024: Conrad Asia Energy Ltd (ASX: CRD), a leading Asia-focused natural gas exploration and development company, is pleased to announce a significant milestone in the commercialisation of the Mako gas field. The Company has entered into a binding Gas Sales Agreement (GSA) with PT Perusahaan Gas Negara Tbk (“PGN”), the gas subsidiary of PT Pertamina (Persero), the national oil company of Indonesia. Key Highlights: Binding Agreement Signed: On 21 June 2024, Conrad and PGN finalized a binding GSA for the domestic portion of gas produced from the Mako field. This agreement marks a critical step in…

  • Contains:

Media Outreach made fast, easy, simple.

Feature your press release on Medianet's News Hub every time you distribute with Medianet. Pay per release or save with a subscription.