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Exciting growth for UMG Funding Ltd

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UMG Funding has recently attracted a number of investment-seeking clients with diverse projects requiring from $7.5m to $50m – and negotiations ongoing for projects up to $300m.

Clients come from the mining, energy and industrial sectors and include:

  • International Business requiring $35m to complete a buy-out of an overseas business in the quarry and processing sector.
  • European Water Treatment business seeking up to $35m for a diversification project.
  • Middle East mining sector project requiring $10m
  • Junior Mining Project in Africa seeking $10m
  • Mining Project in South Africa requiring $7.5m
  • Tourism business in southern Africa seeks $5m
  • Brazilian Gold Miner needing $30m

UMG Funding has developed a successful initial due diligence and investment readiness process to stimulate interest from Wealth Funds and Private Investors with and on behalf of its clients. It is not a financial institution or an investment organisation itself and so has established relationships with a broad portfolio of investors.

UMG Funding welcomes hearing from other potential investors who may wish to expand our current list of funders. Please contact us for an initial discussion.

Garry Wildman Accreditation to Full Member of APM

Universal Mining Group Limited are proud to announce that Garry Wildman our Chief Executive Officer has just been accredited as a Full Member of the Association for Project Management, (APM)

To become a Full Member of APM Garry had to prove at least 5 years experience as a project management practitioner. His application, which is reviewed by the APM membership panel, had to demonstrate practical experience in managing projects or key control functions within a larger project, from a practical and professional standpoint.

Agreement Between Universal Mining Group and CPC Engineering Group

A ground-breaking exclusive collaboration agreement has been signed between Universal Mining Group and CPC Engineering Group. This follows UMG’s due diligence assessment of CPC Engineering’s capabilities, aligned to strategic projects of international interest.

The resources of both groups can now be combined to harness their networks and mining engineering expertise in graphite, gold, nickel, copper, manganese and zinc projects. They provide a robust alternative to tier 1 consultants in cost, capex, opex and engineering fee terms.

Combining the core strengths of both organisations musters a multidisciplinary team of mining and engineering professionals to provide a complete service from Resource Definition and Pit Design to Processing and Metallurgy through to non-process infrastructure.  This agreement enables Universal Mining Group to provide a unique turnkey service for its clients with appropriate process guarantees.


UMG Ltd Signs Civil, Geotechnical and Structural Services Agreement

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UMG and its Group of Companies have pleasure in advising it has renewed its civil, geotechnical and structural services agreement with SIDF (Vinci) to provide professional engineering services to UMG and its group of companies.

The main activity of SIDF’s structural above ground and underground services, these services responsibilities of managing other essential services that will contribute to a project success including but not limited to:

  • Technical assistance
  • Preliminary and feasibility studies
  • Design studies, tender elaboration
  • Detailed execution studies
  • Construction economy, expertise
  • Site survey and reception of works
  • Concrete and steel structures engineering, soil and geotechnical engineering

UMG to provide EPCC and EPCM services from mine development through to Port processing and warehousing.

UMG will provide the following services:

  • Mine, Port and Infrastructure Due Diligence Services Mine, Port, Power, Energy, On-Shore Oil and Gas
  • Above and Below ground geotechnical and hydrogeology ground mine engineering services
  • Scoping and Pre-Feasibility Studies Financial Modeling
  • Project Management
  • Risk Management and Analysis Logistic Studies
  • Blending Studies
  • Discipline Engineers; Electrical, Mechanical, Structural and Civil Cost Management
  • Procurement Management Contract Management
  • Quality and Supply Chain Management

For more information please contact us

UMG at Mines and Money Exhibition

UMG has pleasure in advising that we are participating this year in the Mines and Money Exhibition in London from the 1st – 3rd of December 2015, the Founder and CEO and Regional Director will be present to handle any questions or enquiries about our engineering services.

UMG also has a due diligence division that provides independent advice to hedge funds, banks, wealth funds and mining companies in the areas of strategic dynamics, markets, supply chain, development and capital development of new and existing mines, across the complete commodity belt.

Principal commodities being; Nickel, Zinc, Iron Ore, Gold, Copper , Rare Earths, Minerals Sands, Gypsum, Cement, Manganese, Graphite and non-metallic commodities. Our Clients range from major international research houses and wealth funds in London, New York and Hong Kong.

If you wish to know more about our “Complete Consultancy Services” then please contact us.

UMG’s Services

UMG provides Due Diligence, pre-feasibility study, feasibility study, EPC services, EPCM services. In the following areas: Material Handling Milling Process, Engineering Procurement Supply Chain Manufacturing (Gold, Salt, Copper, Phosphate, Iron Ore, Manganese, Quarries other) Tailing dam, open pit, underground engineering process

Running business

We deliver certainty in the development of gold, copper, graphite, zinc, lead, iron ore, manganese, cement, and rare earth projects. We have offices in Perth, Melbourne, Hanoi, Jakarta, HCMC and London. We have process, mineral processing, geotechnical, civil, geophysical, metallurgical, procurement, and estimating Teams

Project team

Our project teams are able to deliver in the design engineering or construction phases of your project, we have 3 Regional Directors able to assist, one in the UK one in Indonesia and one in Australia. Also we have drafting and project offices in Vietnam in two locations Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City able to assist in every phase of your project