Eastern Guruma Wins $34M Facilities Management (FM) Contract with Rio Tinto 2023

Eastern Guruma Pty Ltd proudly announces it has been awarded a Facilities Management contract for cleaning and garden maintenance with Rio Tinto for a further four years, with further contract extension options, concurrent to the past 6 years.

Eastern Guruma Pty Ltd is a facilities management, civil and mining contractor that is 100% owned by members of the traditional owner group, Muntulgura Guruma which surrounds Tom Price in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

Eastern Guruma Pty Ltd is one of Australia’s most successful Aboriginal businesses. Eastern Guruma Pty Ltd was established in 2004 and delivers projects and services for Australia’s leading iron ore miners. Eastern Guruma Pty Ltd continues to be the preferred Australian independent indigenous enterprise by engaging ethnicity, delivering diversity” with the core values of the business ensuring it provides employment, career, and business opportunities for First Nations People.

The award of the cleaning and garden maintenance contract, will see Eastern Guruma Pty Ltd continue to grow partnerships with Aboriginal businesses, and the growth of new business opportunities and further employment and training for Aboriginal people. Eastern Guruma Pty Ltd endeavours to continuously grow the number of Aboriginal people within its company through direct employment and subcontracting arrangements. The mutual intent of the Eastern Guruma Pty Ltd and Rio Tinto partnership is to create pathways to empowerment for Aboriginal people to participate in the Australian economy.