Australian gold output neared record highs during the 2017–2018 financial year, totalling 310 tonnes, or just under 10 million ounces (Moz). It is the highest output since the 1997–1998 financial year.
Galileo Mining has identified exploration targets in the Fraser Range, Western Australia that it has compared with Independence Group’s (IGO) Nova nickel-copper-cobalt ore body.
Independence Group (IGO) has narrowly missed guidance in the first year of production at the Nova mine in Western Australia due to a SAG mill issue last month.
Independence Group (IGO) will form a joint venture with three companies owned by high-profile prospector Mark Creasy that bolsters its position near the Nova nickel-copper mine in Western Australia.
Independence Group (IGO) is developing plans for an underground automation project at the Nova nickel-copper mine south of Kalgoorlie in Western Australia.
Independence Group (IGO) plans to offload the multi-commodity Jaguar Operation near Leonora in Western Australia to CopperChem for $73.2 million to increase focus on energy storage minerals.
Australian gold production in Western Australia and Queensland has been interrupted by wet weather in the early months of 2018.
Gold miner St Barbara has taken a 10 per cent share in ASX-listed junior ABM Resources, which is raising funds to execute an exploration program in the Tanami district.
Joint venture partners AngloGold Ashanti and Independence Group have unveiled a $46 million plan to lift production and extend the life of the Tropicana gold mine in Western Australia.
Australian gold production has dipped slightly in the September 2017 quarter as several leading mines registered lower output.
Independence Group (IGO) has officially opened the Nova nickel-copper-cobalt operation in Western Australia.
Independence Group plans to sell its Stockman copper-zinc project in Victoria to CopperChem for $47.2 million, clearing the way for it to focus on advancing the Nova operation in Western Australia.
Australian miners are likely to be affected by changes made to Indonesia’s mining policy for exports of minerals including nickel and bauxite.
Growing electric vehicle battery demand coupled with the Philippines cracking down on mining spells a boon for the nickel industry, Independence Group has said at Diggers & Dealers.
Independence Group has taken a major step forward with first development ore mined at the Nova project.
Swick has been awarded two new underground mining contracts.
Nickel has slumped to its lowest level in nearly 13 years as Chinese demand continues to recede.
Independence Group has cut jobs and halted exploration at its Long nickel mine.
Tropicana is looking to the coal sector for an innovative approach to extend its mine life, in a joint venture with owners AngloGold Ashanti and Independence Group to use “strip mining” principles in open-pit coal mining.
Independence Group has blamed the low nickel price for job cuts at its Long mine near Kalgoorlie.