The Groote Eylandt Mining Company Pty Ltd (GEMCO), a company jointly owned by BHP Billiton (60 per cent) and the Anglo American Corporation (40 per cent) is one of the world’s leading suppliers of manganese ore.
Located on Australia’s northern coastline, tropical Groote Eylandt provides a truly unique environment for GEMCO and its employees to live and operate.
GEMCO mines high-grade manganese ore from extensive reserves and processes products to exacting quality standards. Strategically close to world markets, our products leave our port bound for a variety of domestic and international destinations.
The high quality of our products, our customer focus, our team of people, and our commitment to Zero Harm has made us part of one of the largest manganese operations in the world.
Engineers Australia is proud to announce that 2011 is the Year of Humanitarian Engineering