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PT Freeport Indonesia | Cable Bolts

PT Freeport Indonesia is a private Indonesian company which operates the Grasberg mine in Papua. This vast mine is the world’s largest gold mine and third-largest copper mine.


Scope of Works

Installing on average over 130,000m of cables per month across 19 rigs. The total metres installed would be well over 4M. Over 85% of our operators are internally trained national operators.


Project Highlights
  • Current monthly average per rig is 110m/rig shift – 157% above target
  • PT Freeport Indonesia has 92,000m of drilled and installed cable bolts each month in 2017
  • Over 4,000,000 cable bolt metres installed to date
  • Cable bolting fleet under operation by RUCC is now 19 rigs.


Underground Mining Jobs Indonesia
Client:PT Freeport Mining Indonesia
Location:West Papua
Contract Duration:3 years
Safety Statistics:0.0 LTIFR

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Nick Maguire Manager Mechanised Mining and Raise Boring

Nick Maguire

Manager Mechanised Mining and Raise Boring

Since 1996, Nick’s career to date has predominantly involved underground metalliferous mining.
His experience gained during this time has been from the ground up, having spent years working underground at the ‘coal face’ through to statutory and senior management positions on site and at corporate head offices. This has given Nick an in depth knowledge of all aspects associated with underground mining.

Tracey Chan

Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary

Tracey is a CPA qualified Accountant with over 22 years’ experience, 9 of which have been with RUC Mining Contractors as Financial Controller.  Prior to her tenure with RUC Mining, she worked in various industries including engineering and construction, property and telecommunications across Perth, Melbourne and London.  Tracey leads the Finance, Procurement, and supply chain functions, supporting internal and external stakeholders, while also managing company secretarial obligations for RUC Mining and its subsidiaries.

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