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Senex stars for 29Metals with Capricorn signing
29Metals has awarded Senex Energy with a gas supply agreement at the Capricorn copper mine in Far North Queensland, locking in 2.5 petajoules of natural gas over three years.
Bowen Rail on track for Bravus coal delivery
Bowen Rail Company has stepped closer to transporting its first coal for Bravus Mining and Resources’ in Queensland with the arrival of its new locomotives.
Job listings lengthen for embattled mining industry
Mining job listings online have risen in contrast to the rest of Australia’s decline, as several states continue to battle a skills shortage.
Mining has helped Australia weather the COVID-19 storm
Federal Minister for Resources and Water Keith Pitt explores the strength of Australia’s mining and resources sector despite COVID-19.
AusIMM scholarships help develop future leaders
Australian students with a passion for the mining sector are urged to apply for the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy’s (AusIMM) 2022 Education Endowment Fund (EEF) scholarships.
Indigenous engagement progressing in Australian mining: Drummond
The effort to better acknowledge First Nations peoples in the Australian mining industry is advancing as we see more Indigenous initiatives introduced.
Inspections continue at Woods Point following earthquake
White Rock continues to undergo safety inspections at its Woods Point gold mine following the 5.9 magnitude earthquake that struck near Mansfield yesterday.
Mining industry riding out labour force issues: ABS
The mining industry saw a drop in employed people from May to August 2021, as more staff worked zero hours, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).
Fortescue restructures for future in greener resources
Fortescue Metals Group has restructured its executive team with four appointments expanding its capacity from purely iron ore into green renewables and resources more broadly.
Komatsu contract accelerates Hillgrove at Kanmantoo
Hillgrove Resources has signed a contract with Joy Global to establish a portal, decline and drill platforms at its Kanmantoo copper mine in SA.
Weir clears the air with solvent-free adhesive
Weir Minerals has manufactured a new range of adhesive for rubber lining which uses zero VOCs (volatile organic compounds) in a first for the mining industry.
Core Lithium taps Lucas for inaugural Finniss contract
Core Lithium has awarded a three-year contract to Lucas Total Control Solutions for the provision of mining services at its Finniss Lithium Project.
Earthquake halts operations at Victorian gold mine
White Rock Minerals has had to suspend underground operations at its Woods Point gold project after a magnitude six earthquake struck near Mansfield in Victoria.
Iron ore price brings growing business back to Earth
Iron ore prices have dropped below $US100 per tonne for the first time since early November 2020, bringing promising Australian projects to unfeasible standstills.
Universities combine to streamline critical mineral mining
Curtin University and the Australian National University (ANU) have joined forces to help Australian mining companies better identify, characterise and extract critical minerals with a focus on sustainability.
Stirred mills strengthen Metso Outotec offering
Metso Ouotec has added complete stirred mill plants to its range of concentrator plants, increasing efficiency with features like hydrocyclones, and analysers.
Cradle to grave assessment to improve mining impacts: study
Researchers have found a holistic ‘cradle-to-grave’ approach to mining life cycle assessments could substantially improve an operation’s environment impacts and feasibility.
Fair Work Commission confirms coal worker pay rise
The Fair Work Commission has reviewed the Black Coal Mining Industry Award to find the workforce will be receiving a pay rise, subject to final approvals.
MinRes takes on flagship Swift Access technology
Mineral Resources (MinRes) will be the first mining company to trial Swift Media’s new entertainment and communications product, Swift Access.
How industry is navigating renewable hurdles
Industry leaders in mining and energy reveal how sustainable solutions like energy storage and modular solar power will enable a clean energy transition.