Thiess has secured a contract extension at Harum Energy’s Mahakam Sumber Jaya (MSJ) Coal Mine in East Kalimantan, Indonesia.

The contract extension, with further revenues of A$300 million, will run until March 2021, extending CIMIC’s Group’s successful 13-year mine development and operations at MSJ.

CIMIC Group Chief Executive Officer Adolfo Valderas said: “This extension reflects Thiess’ ability to continue growing our mining business globally, with the team delivering sustainable solutions for our clients.”

CIMIC Group Executive Mining and Mineral Processing and Thiess Managing Director Douglas Thompson said: “I’m delighted to be extending our partnership with our long-term client, Harum Energy, building on a strong track record of performance at the mine.

“I’m looking forward to our strong team in Indonesia continuing to deliver industry-leading safety and productivities, providing enduring value for our client into the future.”