- Altura Mining
- Anglo American
- Ashton Coal
- base metals
- Bowen Basin
- Eastern Goldfields
- Fortescue Metals Group
- Hunter Valley
- Independence Group
- iron ore
- metallurgical coal
- Newcrest Mining
- New South Wales
- Northern Territory
- Papua New Guinea
- Rio Tinto
- St Barbara
- Tawana Resources
- Western Australia
- Ausdrill chairman to step aside after 24 years
Ausdrill chairman and director Terry O’Connor will step down from his positions at the company in December.
- All the winners from the 2017 Prospect Awards
It was a big night for the industry as the winners of the 2017 Australian Mining Prospect Awards took to the stage at Ivy in Sydney.
- How mining supports Indigenous Australians
With an estimated 60 per cent of Australian mines located near Indigenous communities, how does this translate into benefits for Indigenous people?
- Boost to WA jobs with $300m Tianqi lithium plant expansion
The expansion announcement follows on from stage 1 construction, which commenced in October 2016 at a cost of $400 million. Stage 2 construction is expected to be complete by late 2019.
- Vanadium emerges from the shadows
Vanadium is the latest mineral to attract attention for its use in the batteries that will shape the energy marketplace of the future.
- Diggers and Dealers conference sold after 27 years
Kalgoorlie’s famous Diggers and Dealers Mining Forum has a new owner. The Stokes family has agreed to sell its shareholding in Palace Securities, the company that owns Diggers and Dealers, after 27 years.
- Fortescue sets production costs record
Fortescue Metals Group has delivered another cash production costs record in the September quarter at its iron ore operations in the Pilbara.
- $7m Pilbara gold rush investment secured for Kairos
Western Australian explorer Kairos Minerals, known for its gold, lithium and nickel projects, has just secured a $7 million share placement for the exploration of the Pilbara gold project.
- Inca finds strong mineralisation at Cerro Rayas
Australian producer Inca Minerals has discovered strong mineralisation returns for zinc, lead and silver at a 1.5km corridor at its Cerro Rayas project in Peru.
- Hillgrove produces high-grade copper-gold results at Mt Rhine
Hillgrove has announced on the ASX this morning that it has discovered surface outcrops of high-grade copper and gold zones at the Mt Rhine exploration project in South Australia.
- BHP coal alliance awards $440m of contracts to Thiess
Thiess, CIMIC Group’s mining services provider, has secured two contracts with the BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) worth a combined $440 million.
- Introducing Goal Zero on-site safety training to save time and spotlight preventable accidents
Global high-pressure hydraulics leader Enerpac is introducing to Australasia new on-site safety training designed to optimise the uptime and performance of widely used tools while spotlighting workplace hazards and preventable accidents. Enerpac’s Goal Zero Safety Programmes draw on the organisation’s practical workplace experience in more than 30 countries and its commitment to promote the goal … Continue reading Introducing Goal Zero on-site safety training to save time and spotlight preventable accidents
- AVZ makes deal with Equity for 20,000m Manono lithium dig
AVZ Minerals has entered into an agreement with Equity Drilling for the first half of a planned 40,000 metre lithium drilling project in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- US law firm launches class action against Rio Tinto
American law firm Hagens Berman has filed a class action lawsuit against Rio Tinto over the miner’s failed dealings in Mozambique earlier this decade.
- BHP donates 53m of rail track to boost training focus
BHP has donated 53 metres of rail track to a Western Australian school in the Pilbara to help provide its students with real life skills and training in rail installation.
- Elysium Resources acquires Hardey projects in Pilbara
Elysium has announced it has made an agreement with Hardey to purchase 100 per cent of the company, which comprises five gold and base metal projects in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
- Mining enters a new era
Australian Mining is interested to know how this phase is affecting your business in a new survey.
- Shell report shows importance of lubrication
Shell Lubricants, in association with research firm Edelman Intelligence, has released an international study stating that the manufacturing industry currently underestimates the cost and productivity benefits of effective lubrication.
- Mining industry takes job growth top spot in SEEK report
Job site SEEK has released data showing that overall job advertisements on its site have increased by 12.1 per cent since September 2016, and the mining industry takes the top spot for annual growth.
- Good start for Minotaur’s copper JV with OZ Minerals
Today appears to have something of a Greek theme. First, Medusa won the favour of Olympus (somewhat ironically, given the actual myth), thanks to a fruitful third quarter for its gold production in the Philippines, and now Minotaur is apparently joining in too.