De Grey Mining managing director Glenn Jardine has weighed in on the hottest topics in Australian mining at the Diggers and Dealers mining forum in Kalgoorlie, including the Western Australian border closure, Australia’s relationship with China and more
Fortescue Metals Group chief executive Elizabeth Gaines has told Diggers and Dealers audiences that the company has trained 3000 workers in autonomy as it introduced autonomous haulage across its entire Australian operations.
Australian mid-tier gold miners looking to North America for growth view their flurry of recent acquisitions as a “beachhead” to expand further.
South African gold giant AngloGold Ashanti is unlikely to add its share of the Tropicana gold mine in Western Australia’s Goldfields to the sale block as its joint venture partner IGO eyes a potential $1 billion pay day from its minority stake.
Saracen Mineral Holdings managing director Raleigh Finlayson has highlighted “future proofing” and “organic growth” as key outcomes to come from the company’s $16 billion merger-of-equals with Northern Star Resources.
Battery manufacturers and automakers are increasingly looking to invest in nickel projects to secure supply and the resurgent West Australian sector stands to benefit, according to Mincor Resources managing director David Southam.
MICROMINE is set to demonstrate its upcoming release of Micromine 2021 and showcase the updates it has made to Pitram at Diggers & Dealers in Kalgoorlie-Boulder this month.
Diggers and Dealers 2020 has been pushed back to October as a precaution against the spread of Coronavirus.
Mining machinery is developing quickly with modern technology. Equipment company WesTrac is demonstrating how its workforce can develop alongside the technology.
Stay on top of the most popular stories on Australian Mining over the past week, including BHP’s plans to expand its Nickel West division in Western Australia.
Former Australian Prime Minister John Howard is perplexed by the attacks that are made on the mining industry despite its contribution to the country’s wealth.
Outgoing Diggers and Dealers chairman Nick Giorgetta has challenged Australia to take advantage of the record trade surpluses being driven by the resources industry.
An industry expert, Surbiton Associates director Sandra Close has warned those interested in gold to be aware of the shortcomings of gold price forecasts being made, given the volatility of the precious metal.
Fortescue Metals Group, Mount Gibson Iron and Silver Lake Resources are the three companies to experience the largest market capitalisation growth in the 2019 financial year, according to the Deloitte Western Australian Index.
Deloitte’s latest WA Index has shown that the value of Western Australia-based listed companies has jumped to over $193 billion, its highest level since May 2011.
MICROMINE will be exhibiting at the 2018 Diggers and Dealers Mining Forum in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia from August 6–8.
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.
Gold miner St Barbara scooped the Digger of the Year award at the 26th Diggers & Dealers Mining Forum in Kalgoorlie this week.
Pilbara Minerals chief executive Ken Brinsden is determined to convert sceptics that remain unconvinced of lithium’s bright future.
The Diggers and Dealers Forum in Kalgoorlie is anticipating its largest turnout since 2013 when this year’s event is launched on Monday.