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Newmont to sell two WA gold mines

Newmont has revealed plans to divest six gold mines and two gold projects, two of which are in Western Australia.

BHP, South Australia Government join forces

BHP has partnered with the South Australian Government on a new water supply project.
Lithium heats up with huge profits for Pilbara Minerals

Spodumene sales on the up for Pilbara Minerals

Pilbara Minerals saw its spodumene concentrate production increase by four per cent during the first half of the 2023–24 financial …
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MinRes sets sail on inaugural transhipper

Mineral Resources (MinRes) has completed sea trials for its first transhipper, dubbed the MinRes Airlie.

Major vanadium deal inked in Queensland

A complete vanadium flow battery manufacturing supply chain is set to be built in Townsville, Queensland through a new agreement …

Gold miners reap strong gold prices

Northern Star Resources, Regis Resources and Red 5 have all recorded an increase in gold sales for the first half …
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Fortescue rides strong iron ore price

Fortescue’s 2023–24 financial year half yearly (H1 FY24) report has been announced, highlighting boosted profits and a commitment to growth.

Mining Commodities

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IGO to ‘refresh strategy’ amid nickel downturn

Following challenges caused by weakening nickel and lithium prices, IGO has revealed its immediate priorities for the upcoming months to …

Iluka welcomes year of growth

Critical minerals miner Iluka Resources welcomed a year of stability despite what it described as “subdued demand” across the industry.

Solid half-year for MinRes despite lithium downturn

Mineral Resources (MinRes) has reported solid progress across its iron ore and lithium operations in the first half of the …

Rio focuses on copper, sustainability

Copper production growth of three per cent and underlying earning before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) of $23.9 billion …
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Albemarle, BMW team up on EVs

Albemarle has agreed to supply battery-grade lithium to BMW Group to help the automaker manufacture electric vehicles (EVs).
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BHP weighs up nickel future

While BHP chief executive officer Mike Henry foresees the nickel winter extending to the end of the decade, he believes …

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Flexibore 250 – a layflat solution for submersible pumps

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Superior wear resistance across the wear liner range

The attributes of both rubber and ceramic wear liners are well known in the industry today. Rubber wear liners provide …

Certified explosion proof pumps for underground coal mining

Designed and engineered for hazardous underground coal mining, the Truflo Pumps’ Explosion Proof Submersible Pump series is now available for …


Harnessing the benefits of Edge AI in mining

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a modern reality that is transforming industrial operations and outcomes. Due to recent advances in edge AI technologies …

Understanding mining industry – Loss trends and predictive analysis

The mining sector was responsible for an estimated 15 per cent of Australia’s* GDP in 2023 and 5 per cent …

Equinix releases digital economy leaders report

Many companies contribute to the digital economy, but the leaders power it.

Perfect Image shines the way

When it comes to safety on a mine sight, visibility is everything.

Environmental, social and governance

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Anglo levels up on responsible mining

Two Anglo American mines have been assessed against the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance’s (IRMA) Standard of Responsible Mining for …
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O’Connor: “Great opportunities” for Australian workforce

Federal Minister for Skills and Training Brendan O’Connor has addressed the Australian Financial Review Workforce Summit with a focus on …

Rio, BHP team up with BlueScope for green steel

Rio Tinto and BHP are set to partner with Australia’s largest steelmaker BlueScope for the development of the country’s first …
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King pushes for payday for Australian critical minerals

Federal Resources Minister Madeleine King is firm European electric vehicle (EV) markets can rely on Australian critical minerals.

CSIRO and Swinburne team up for decarbonisation

The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and Swinburne University of Technology have partnered to carry out research and …