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ISO9001 certified for mining and civil contracting including hire of plant and equipment

August 27, 2018

Quality management system certification revalidated to ISO9001:2015 First gaining ISO9001 certification in 1997, having a certified management system has been important for us by providing the backbone of company processes which alongside the...Read more

Stockton Mine overburden stripping contract

June 19, 2018

In early 2018 Doug Hood Mining Ltd was awarded the contract to strip 1.0 million bcm of overburden from the SN14 block at Stockton Mine. This 9 month project utilises 200, 120 and 40 tonne diggers, D11 and D8 dozers, 100 and 40 tonne dumptrucks and...Read more

Sumner Road civil project completed

June 8, 2018

The Doug Hood Mining Ltd (DHML) component of the Sumner Road project has concluded with completion of the rock catchbench above the Sumner Road, road realignment at Windy Point, several bund platforms, and reshaping of the excavated rock stockpile...Read more

New EC380DL excavator for Stockton Mine stripping contract

March 1, 2018

In February 2018 we purchased a new 40 tonne excavator due to retiring one of our 36 tonne excavators having completed 14,000hrs. When looking for a replacement we evaluated the major brands and models and decided on a Volvo EC380DL with a 2.4 m3...Read more

Doug Hood workshop crew recognised for 3,000 days LTI free

June 29, 2017

We recently celebrated an important milestone with our Westport Workshop crew achieving 3,000 days free from lost time injury. Further they have remained free from any type of injury for over 1,500 days. This is a significant milestone when the...Read more

Health and safety through people and systems

April 23, 2015

In April 2015 Doug Hood Mining was recertified to ACC’s Workplace Safety Management Practices (WSMP) standard at tertiary level. We first joined this AS/NZS 4801 based programme in 2002 and achieved tertiary level since 2005. We’ve learnt a lot...Read more