More jobs are returning to Australia’s coal industry. Queensland’s coal sector in the Bowen Basin is the beneficiary on this occasion, with the BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) offering hundreds of jobs in the region for the Peak Downs and Saraji mines.
The Queensland Government has made a $15 million offer of support for rebricking of Glencore’s Mount Isa Mines copper smelter.
Genesee & Wyoming Australia (GWA) has completed its $1.14 billion acquisition of Glencore Rail (GRail) in the New South Wales Hunter Valley.
The number of mining deals in Australia is rising, according to Ernst & Young’s (EY) third quarter global mining and metals M&A activity report.
Glencore’s majority owned company Kazzinc, one of the world’s largest zinc miners and Kazakhstan’s largest gold miner, has selected RungePincockMinarco (RPM) software to boost productivity.
Glencore has announced plans to restart mining at the Integra underground coal mine in the NSW Hunter Valley for two years, creating up to 275 new jobs.
Glencore has announced the Mount Isa Mines’ Black Star zinc mine has transitioned into care and maintenance after mining out its existing reserve.
Genesee & Wyoming Australia (GWA) has entered an agreement to acquire Glencore Rail (GRail) for $1.14 billion, beating earlier bids from Pacific National and Aurizon.
Evolution Mining has entered an agreement with Newcrest to acquire the Marsden copper-gold project in NSW.
Glencore’s Collinsville mine in northwest Queensland is restarting production aiming to hire up to 200 workers.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is still considering bids from Aurizon and Pacific National over the acquisition of Glencore’s Hunter Valley rail business.
Wambo Coal has received a $60,000 fine following a blast mishap that sent an orange dust plume blowing towards Jerrys Plains in the NSW Hunter region in 2014.
The Australian Institute of Mine Surveyors (AIMS), in collaboration with Glencore’s Mt Isa Mines, have announced a new scholarship to support women in mine surveying.
Glencore and Adani have reached an agreement over the future of Queensland’s Abbot Point Coal Terminal.
A train derailment on Aurizon’s rail network in Queensland’s Bowen Basin has temporarily affected Glencore and BHP’s coking coal supplies.
Work is gradually resuming at Glencore’s Newlands coal mine in Queensland after a fatal incident earlier this week.
A 55 year old worker has died after a fatal incident at the Newlands coal mine.
Macmahon has been fined $75,000 for the death of a worker at Glencore’s CSA copper mine.
Glencore has recorded a 38 per cent slump in EBIT year on year.
Evolution has acquired a major stake in Glencore’s Ernest Henry copper gold mine.