Sandfire Resources has launched a second acquisition attempt for MOD Resources, this time with a bid that gives the target a $167 million value.
Sandfire Resources has proven there is plenty of life left in the DeGrussa mine and beyond. Chief executive Karl Simich tells Vanessa Zhou about the company’s growth strategies.
Sandfire Resources has strengthened the mine plan of the DeGrussa copper-gold project in Western Australia, carrying its mine life into mid-2022 and possibly exceeding its copper production guidance.
The global copper mining industry, of which Australia is a major player, faces a major challenge in being more innovative according to a US expert.
Havilah Resources has been granted approval from the Department for Energy and Mining for the right to mine at the Kalkaroo copper-gold project in South Australia.
OZ Minerals has awarded a €15 million ($24.3 million) contract to design and deliver a mine paste backfill system at the Prominent Hill copper-gold operation to Outotec.
South Australia’s appetite to meet the rise in demand for copper, electric vehicles and renewable energy has been matched by the vision of its miners.
Rio Tinto is strengthening a commitment to become a key supplier of materials for battery and electric technologies at the Jadar lithium project in Serbia and at its copper ventures around the world.
Heron Resources has marked the start of full production activities with ore processing at its Woodlawn zinc-copper mine in New South Wales.
The Andrews government has moved to strengthen Victoria’s resource guidelines, setting a higher standard for those accessing the state’s mineral resources.
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Rio Tinto plans to ramp up its assessment of the Winu copper-gold discovery in the far east Pilbara region of Western Australia.
Havilah Resources has secured up to $100 million in funding from SIMEC Mining, a subsidiary of GFG Alliance, to advance its iron ore assets and copper prospects in South Australia.
Glencore has delivered strong March quarter results despite weather and safety issues affecting production at its Australian mines.
Independence Group (IGO) has continued its record-breaking streak at the Nova nickel-copper operation in Western Australia during the March quarter.
Gold producer Newcrest Mining has reported a decrease in gold production in the March 2019 quarter following planned shutdowns at the Cadia process plant in New South Wales.
Engineering group Sandvik has joined forces with Codelco to introduce state-of-the-art underground automation and digitalisation to the Chuquicamata mine in Chile.
Anglo American has reported a fall in production across its global operations during the March quarter, mainly due to planned longwall moves at metallurgical coal mines in Australia.
A smelter and refinery to be shared among South Australian copper companies is an idea with significant potential benefits.
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