Doug Hood Mining

Current projects

Sumner Road civil project – October 2017 update

October 16, 2017

The Sumner Road project is progressing well with commencement of the catchbench excavation below the crater rim bluffs. DHML work in progress: 1. Excavating the catchbench, with drilling by Inline Drilling and blasting using Orica presplit and...Read more

Earth dam embankment lift

August 1, 2017

In early 2017 we commenced earthworks at Stockton Mine to raise the height of an earth dam embankment to increase the dam’s storage capacity. This work was concluded late July 2017. The work utilised EC290 and EC360 excavators, A40E...Read more

Doug Hood Mining teams up for Sumner Road reopening project

October 27, 2016

Doug Hood Mining is part of the successful team selected by Christchurch City Council to reopen the Sumner to Lyttleton Road near Christchurch Badly affected by the 2010 and 2011 earthquakes this important link between Christchurch City and...Read more

Escarpment Mine Project

September 15, 2015

Doug Hood Mining worked with Bathurst Resources at the Escarpment Mine project near Westport to construct the initial site infrastructure required prior to the commencement of large scale mining. Activity on site, suspended by Bathurst in mid...Read more