AusGroup, through its subsidiary MAS Australasia, has received A$68.5m ($55.62m) contract extension from CB&I Kentz Joint Venture (CKJV) for liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects in Australia.

Under the contract, MAS will continue to provide ongoing scaffold services, including the provision of key MAS management personnel, scaffold design and engineering and coordination assistance through the supply of labour services.

AusGroup CEO and managing director Stuart Kenny said: "We are pleased to be able to continue working with our LNG Clients.
AusGroup is well positioned to take advantage of its association with the LNG industry in Australia as our order book continues to strengthen.

"As a leading provider of access services in Australia, MAS is well placed to continue to deliver for our clients within the LNG construction and maintenance phase."

AusGroup is focused on providing fabrication, precision machining, construction and integrated services to natural resource development companies.

Through MAS Australasia, the company also provides access services for construction and maintenance contracts.