Downturn bites Sandvik

SWEDISH mining equipment maker Sandvik is closing its Wollongong operation and downgrading its Kalgoorlie workshop due to continuing difficult conditions in mining.

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Sandvik is closing one operation and downgrading another due to continuing difficult mining conditions.

The company will be making 63 people redundant as a result with the changes reducing its workforce in the region by about 4.5%.

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