Komatsu Mining Corporation (formally known as Joy Global) specialise in mining machinery and associated equipment. We design, produce, manufacture and service a variety of underground mining machinery through a distribution centre and 3 large workshops along the east coast of Australia.
Darren Vine is the National Procurement Manager for Komatsu Mining Corporation (formerly Joy Global Australia) and is responsible for the sourcing of parts, goods and services to support their local and overseas mining based customers. Last year $120M was spent with Australian suppliers and service providers, however many of these suppliers are struggling to keep pace with demand.
The primary reason for Komatsu joining i3net was to expand their supply base further into the Illawarra. Following a vendor assessment and parts certification process, Komatsu Mining Corporation renowned for its long-term supplier engagement and partnering processes.