Barminco returns to Rosebery

Major underground hard-rock mining contractor Barminco has won a three-year, A$110 million (US$95 million) development contract at the Rosebery polymetallic mine in Tasmania, Australia, starting December.

The contractor, which worked previously at MMG-owned Rosebery between 2001 and 2013, expects its workforce at the site to climb to 96 people in March next year.