Vocus has continued to connect Australia’s mining industry, this time with a $500 million Darwin-Jakarta-Singapore Cable (DJSC) to enhance the Pilbara mining region.
The Australian Research Council has provided $83 million in funding for early career projects in areas including mining equipment, critical minerals processing, and resource technology and services.
Metso Outotec has been chosen to supply its Premier SAG Mill for Northern Star Resources’ Thunderbox gold mine expansion, north of Kalgoorlie in Western Australia.
Monadelphous has secured a bulk of contracts worth around $200 million, securing several long-term relationships in Queensland and Western Australia.
The University of Adelaide will lead a project to develop tools and guidelines for mining’s transition to battery electric vehicles, funded by the FBICRC.