Dec 21, 2020

Ventia awarded Anglo American contract

Ventia awarded Anglo American contract Capcoal is one Anglo American operation which will have assets and facilities managed by Ventia in a recently announced contract.

Ventia has been awarded a contract to deliver comprehensive facility and asset management services to Anglo American’s Metallurgical Coal business operations in the Bowen Basin, Central Queensland.

The company refers to itself as ‘Ventia is one of the largest essential services providers in Australia and New Zealand … today we have over 35,000 people and subcontractors …’

The four-year contract is expected to generate total revenue of around AUD$216 million and includes an option to extend for an additional year, at Anglo American’s discretion.

The contract includes the provision of services to Anglo American’s Capcoal complex, Moranbah North, Grosvenor and Dawson mines, associated accommodation villages and company housing in the Middlemount, Moura and Moranbah regions, and the Middlemount Aerodrome.

Ventia expects to employ more than 250 people as part of the contract.

The company align with industry best-practice to deliver services including town and site maintenance, aerodrome management, security and safety services, among others, said Ventia Group Executive of Defence and Social Infrastructure Derek Osborn.

“We are proud to have been awarded this facility and asset management services contract with Anglo American,” Mr Osborn said. “We aim to help support the safety, health and wellbeing of everyone on site through our services.

“This will be enabled by our ability to harness technology and provide a tailor-made solution to support Anglo American’s facilities and assets.

“We will provide a strong focus on asset lifecycle management and our technology platform will help us achieve this.”