MACA’s subsidiary Mining & Civil Australia has received a 21-month mining services contract from Kimberley Diamonds for the Ellendale project in Western Australia.

Under the $65m contract, MACA will provide services such as drilling and blasting, loading, hauling and crusher feed.

The contract works are expected to start on or before 1 December 2011, with mobilisation to start immediately.

MACA will make use of its capital resources available to undertake the works and deliver the services within the current overhead structure.