MAKO MINING AWARDED $45 MILLION SECOND FORTUNE MINING CONTRACT
Linden Gold Alliance Pty Ltd (LGA) has awarded Mako Mining Pty Ltd (Mako Mining) a two year $45.7m contract to carry out underground mining services at LGA’s Second Fortune Gold Project, located approximately 220km north east of Kalgoorlie and 109km south of Laverton.
LGA acquired and operates the 100% owned Linden Gold Project, with the main focus being the Second Fortune gold mine. Dewatering commenced in September 2020 with first ore production expected during March 2021.Mako Mining mobilised to Second Fortune during November 2020 and underground works commenced in December 2020.
The awarding of this contract represents a significant expansion outside of our decade long partnership with Western Areas (WSA) Forrestania Nickel Operations. It has been made possible only by the tireless dedication of our incredible employees and represents a significant new growth phase for Mako Mining.
Julian Laws – Managing Director:
“It’s been a tremendous effort by all of our valued employees this past decade that have contributed to building Mako into a position where we could participate in such an exciting new gold venture. I’ve absolutely no doubt, the extensive knowledge and experience of both the LGA and Mako Management teams will underpin the success of this fantastic project.”
“I would like to thank Andy Rich, Sam Main, Jonathan Wall and the growing LGA Team for providing the opportunity to be a part of the Linden Gold Project. Mako Mining looks forward to providing a safe, efficient and professional underground mining service during the exciting years ahead.”
“I would once again like to thank our existing employees, clients, suppliers and service providers for the amazing support shown to Mako over many years – we could not have done it without all of you – thanks again!”
In the coming weeks and months ahead Mako Mining will be looking to recruit additional Operators to fill key positions at our new Second Fortune contract. If you believe you have the required experience and skill set to be part of our growing team, please feel free to contact us and submit your resume via our website www.makomining.com.