Macmahon Holdings (MAH)

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Macmahon Holdings (MAH) is a leading civil construction and contract mining company, specialising in surface and underground mining, civil engineering, quarrying and processing, and equipment hiring. The Company operates through mining and construction business divisions and it floated on the Australian Stock Exchange on December 1, 1983. The Company’s operations are mainly held in Australia, New Zealand and Malaysia. The mining contracts of MAH consist of the Mt Whaleback iron ore project and the Ellendale diamond project. To date the Group employs over 3,000 people. MAH offers a wide experience in the areas of surface and underground mining as well as in major construction projects, and it is engaged in providing services to both public and private sector clientele. MAH holds a $28M investment in Freightlink, the operator of the Alice Springs to Darwin railway. Macmahon aims at providing the highest standards of occupational health together with safety and community performance.

Macmahon Holdings History

MAH was established by Brian Macmahon in 1963, with a focus on civil engineering. In 1967 it won its first mining contract. The Company diversified into contract mining in 1970 and listed on the ASX in 1983. In 1978 the Company constructed a railway from Alice Springs to Tarcoola. Later it acquired FK Kanny & Sons, a specialist gold mining contractor. The Company completed the acquisition of National Mine Management in 1994. The Company began operations in Malaysia in 1994 and began construction operations on the North Dandalup Dam in Western Australia. The Company received three prestigious awards for this project including the inaugural National Award for Partnering from the Master Builders Australia (MBA). In 1996, the Company formed Australian Mine Management. MAH’s Alice Springs to Darwin railway joint venture was accomplished in 2003. In 2004, MAH completed the acquisition of machinery maintenance company Allplant. Its Alice Springs to Darwin railway project received the prestigious Australian Construction Achievement Award for 2004. In November 2006, the Company ceased to provide labour hire services as a result of the sale of its plant hire business.

Macmahon Holdings (MAH) Products and Services

  • Open cut and underground mining
  • Maintenance and civil engineering projects such as dams
  • Bridges, highways and railway construction

Macmahon Holdings Competitors

  • United Group
  • Leighton Holdings
  • Clough

Macmahon Holdings (MAH) Locations and Subsidiaries

Macmahon Holdings Head Office
Level 3, Durack House, 263 Adelaide Terrace
Perth, WA, Australia, 6000
Phone: (08) 9365 1111
Fax: (08) 9325 4058

Macmahon Holdings Limited
10 Finchley Street Milton 4064

Macmahon Holdings Limited
67 Greenhill Road Wayville 5034

Macmahon Holdings Limited
Junction Road Waihi

Macmahon Holdings Limited
Macmahon Sdn Bhd No 60 1 Jalan 1/76D Desa Pandan Kuala Lumpur 5520

Macmahon Holdings Subsidiaries

Macmahon Contractors Pty Ltd
Macmahon Underground Pty Ltd
Alternative Employment Solutions Pty Ltd
Macmahon Underground Unit Trust, Macmahon Properties Pty Ltd
Macmahon Rail Holdings Pty Ltd
Macmahon (Southern) Pty Ltd
Thomco (No. 2020) Pty Ltd
Macmahon Mining Services Pty Ltd
Macmahon Construction Pty Ltd
Macmahon Civil Construction Pty Ltd
Doorn-Djil Yoordaning Mining and Construction Pty Ltd.

Trading Names

Macmahon Holdings Ltd

Other Macmahon Holdings Details

Macmahon Holdings Year Established: 1963
ACN: 007 634 406
D-U-N-S: 756006557
ABN: 93007634406

Macmahon Holdings (MAH) Share Price

Submitted by ASX Listed Company on 12 December, 2008 - 00:03

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