UGM Highwall Mining Sign 5 year contract with Glencore


Glencore Newlands Mine and UGM recently signed a 5 year highwall mining contract that signals the arrival of highwall mining to UGM. In February 2014 UGM Mining Solutions acquired ADDCAR, a specialist provider of highwall mining technology and services. The purchase delivers opportunities for UGM to offer new and existing customers in Australia, the US and internationally, the suite of UGM services including our new highwall mining business.

For further details, please contact: Australia - Paul Hartcher, Managing Director – the UGM Group on +61 2 4941 7500 USA - Johnny Sturgill – Vice President Operations on +1 606 928 7244