PRESS RELEASE: Action Drill & Blast has been awarded a 15-month extension by Talison Lithium for services at the Greenbushes mine.
The contract extension is for blasthole drilling, grade control and blasting services; it builds on the companies' previous relationship from 2011, when the original contract was awarded.
The extension, which incorporated an increased scope of works has an estimated value of A$13.5 million (US$9.6 million).
Action Drill & Blast has also been awarded a subcontract for drill and blast services at the South Flank iron ore project.
The contract is valued at approximately $A11 million and will have a duration of eight months.