ORICA Australia

An Australian mining services company with global operations, Orica has a diverse workforce of over 12, 000 people servicing customers across more than 100 countries.   Orica is focused on developing long term partnerships that reduce total cost of mining, improve productivity and enhance our customers’ licence to operate.

Orica is the largest provider of commercial explosives and blasting systems to the mining, quarrying, oil and gas, and construction markets, a global leader in the provision of ground support in mining and tunnelling, and a leading supplier of sodium cyanide for gold extraction.

Orica’s Yarwun manufacturing facility includes three nitric acid plants, two ammonium nitrate plants, an ammonium nitrate emulsion plant and a sodium cyanide plant, and maintains a strong commitment to both the local Gladstone community and its 180 employees.