An abundance of positions for unskilled mine workers that have the potential of fetching an annual salary of $82,000 is being offered in Western Australia’s Goldfields region, according to human resources business Mining People international (MPI).
Saracen Mineral Holdings will offload the Red October gold mine in Western Australia to Matsa Resources for $2 million in cash and shares.
Western Australia’s gold miners are shining bright during the current reporting season for ASX-listed companies.
Poseidon Nickel has secured an agreement to explore options for processing Northern Star Resources’ gold at its Black Swan operations in the Goldfields region of Western Australia.
Western Australia’s Supreme Court has ordered gold miner Eastern Goldfields be wound up and have a liquidator appointed to it.
Most of the locally-listed Australian gold producers are well placed to deal with the recent strength in the Australian dollar, thanks in part to their use of gold sales’ hedging mechanisms, according to gold mining consultants Surbiton Associates.
Western Australian miner Northern Star Resources plans to invest $50 million to expand its skills and the innovation needed to enhance underground gold mining.
Matsa Resources has launched mining at the Fortitude gold operation in Western Australia as part of an ongoing trial.
KCGM last week poured its 20 millionth ounce of gold from the Super Pit in Kalgoorlie. It was the second historical moment for KCGM in June. The company poured its 60 millionth ounce of gold from The Golden Mile on June 15.
Eastern Goldfields is breathing new life into the Davyhurst gold operation in the Goldfields region of Western Australia almost a decade after the site last produced the precious metal.
Infrastructure company APA Group will construct a new gas transmission pipeline and gas-fired station to supply power to the Gruyere gold project in Western Australia as part of a 15-year, $585 million contract signed with the joint venture developing the operation.
Mining services company MACA has been named the preferred contractor for the bulk earthworks package at the Gruyere gold project in Western Australia.
Dacian Gold is set to award the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for its Mt Morgans gold project in Western Australia to GR Engineering.
Mining services company Ausdrill has secured more than $200 million worth of contract extensions with two of its existing clients in the Goldfields region of Western Australia – Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines (KCGM) and Gold Fields.
Gold explorer Intermin Resources has acquired the Kanowna North project and a new exploration prospect at the Yarmony project in the Goldfields region of Western Australia.
The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) is expected to approve two uranium mines in WA’s Goldfields.
Australian explorer Tychean Resources have turned in new drilling results to the ASX, with promising mineralisation at the Redback prospect.
An exploration worker who went missing on Monday afternoon was successfully located and rescued yesterday.
Another blow to Western Australia’s mining workforce has been dealt, with 56 workers laid off at the St Ives mine near Kambalda.
A magnitude 4.6 earthquake has shaken Western Australia’s Goldfields region.