Rock on Ground Pty Ltd has been awarded a contract by Saracen Metals Pty Ltd to provide in-pit RC Grade Control Drilling services for the Thunderbox Gold Project, which is located approximately 30km south of Leinster in Western Australia.
Rock on Ground will provide an Atlas Copco L8-30 RC Grade Control drill for the work for a period of 18 months.
This project also allows Rock on Ground to broaden its service offering to its valued mining clients, and is part of the diversification of the business under the current 5 year plan.
Rock on Ground Managing Director – Alan Vickery stated “We are very pleased to be broadening our service offering to Saracen at Thunderbox, which also includes the blast-hole drilling, shot-firing and explosives supply. We are also grateful for the opportunity awarded to us by Saracen to provide such a technically important service for their new major open pit project and we will ensure it is a win/win for both parties.”