Our businesses

Who we are

A diverse range of contract mining, mining services and technology focused businesses


Global leader in hard rock mining specialising in rapid high speed mine development, production, diamond drilling, vertical development, design planning, scheduling, equipment supply and maintenance. Barminco has one of the largest fleets of underground mining equipment in the world.

Specialist underground contract mining services business operating across Africa. The business combines a world class workforce with an extensive fleet of specialist underground mining equipment and has a track record of exceeding productivity targets without compromising safety.

African Mining Services (AMS) is one of the largest contract mining companies in Africa with established support networks in Africa, Australia and Europe. The company has one of the largest and most reliable mining fleets.


Australia’s leading provider of drill and blast, grade control and exploration drilling services. Ausdrill has a reputation for delivering safe, reliable and productive solutions for its clients throughout Australia.

DDH1 Drilling provides specialised deep hole multi-intersectional directional Diamond Core drilling services across Australia, operating across all stages of mine cycle, including near mine exploration, mine development and production drilling activities, typically at greater depths (up to 3,000 metres) and with technical complexity.

Provides underground Diamond Core drilling services and designs and manufactures state-of-the-art underground drill rigs, operating across development and production stages in underground mining operations.

Strike Drilling Provides Air Core and Reverse Circulation drilling services which are primarily used for earlier stage exploration drilling activities.

Provides Grade Control, Reverse Circulation, Diamond Core and Water Bore drilling services to the Western Australian iron ore industry. Ranger Drilling’s services have various applications across all stages of the mine life cycle.


Leading heavy equipment, maintenance and refurbishment service provider to the mining industry. The business sells used equipment; rents a range of heavy mining equipment; refurbishes mining equipment, components, cylinders and engines; and sells parts to its customers. BTP offers a viable cost-effective alternative to original equipment manufacturers.

Procurement and supply of equipment, parts and consumables for mining, mineral processing and construction. Supply Direct provides solutions from large-scale used equipment, engines,
refurbished components, light vehicles through to everyday parts and consumables.

Specialist in logistics management and moving mining equipment and goods throughout Africa and around the world. Logistics Direct provides expertise in cargo transportation, freight forwarding and customs brokering services.


idoba is a technology informed services company born out of the desire to rethink, transform and disrupt the mining industry and beyond.

A specialist mine planning and mining technical consultancy with multi-commodity expertise across resource sector project development and management, mine planning and cost modelling optimisation, as well as pre-feasibility and feasibility studies.