Rio Tinto has supported the Graham (Polly) Farmer Foundation (GPFF) and Western Australia’s minister for education and training in opening the Karratha science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) centre for Indigenous students in the Pilbara.
An emerging specialty chemicals producer EcoMag has set its sights on producing magnesium carbonate using wastewater streams from salt production in the Pilbara, Western Australia.
Woodside Energy has awarded a contract to CIMIC Group’s UGL as part of the latter’s joint venture (JV) with Cape at the Karratha gas plant in Western Australia.
Woodside Energy has agreed to process the gas resources of Chevron’s Clio-Acme fields and the Woodside-led Browse joint venture at its North West Shelf facilities on Burrup Peninsula in Western Australia.
State-owned Chinese conglomerate CITIC and subsidiaries Sino Iron and Korean Steel have launched legal proceedings in the Australian Federal Court against magnate Clive Palmer and his company Mineralogy.
BCI Minerals has secured the first sale of its Pilbara iron ore divestment process by agreeing to offload the Kumina project to Mineral Resources for up to $35 million.
Artemis Resources and joint venture (JV) partner Novo Resources have restarted ground disturbing exploration at the Purdy’s Reward gold project, south of Karratha, Western Australia.
Rio Tinto has launched a partnership with the Regional Chambers of Commerce & Industry Western Australia (RCCIWA) to support businesses in the Pilbara.
Artemis Resources has been granted approvals for processing of a 4500 tonne bulk sample from its Radio Hill plant south of Karratha, Western Australia.
Artemis Resources and Novo Resources have achieved positive results from their Purdy’s Reward joint venture in Karratha, Western Australia.
Artemis Resources will team up with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) to investigate gold mineralisation at the explorer’s Karratha mining tenement in the Pilbara, Western Australia.
Venturex has announced that a review of previous exploration from its Mays Find prospect — part of the Whim Creek copper-zinc project in the Pilbara, Western Australia — has revealed gold findings.
Gold miner Kirkland Lake Gold is consolidating its presence in Australia with a $C56 million ($56.6 million) investment in another Canadian company, Novo Resources.
Decmil Group has secured a contract to build the airstrip for Sino Iron at Cape Preston.
BAM Clough JV has won a contract for marine installation services at the Karratha Gas Plant Life Extension Integrated Marine Campaign project.
The Nationals member for the Pilbara, Brendon Grylls, has called for an end to large scale FIFO camps.
One of Australia’s best-known mining towns has received a new status with Karratha to now be known as a city.
Yara Pilbara has announced a new recruitment drive aimed at attracting workers and their families to WA’s north-west with sweeteners that include free housing, international training and a family friendly roster.
A country club in the Pilbara has been inundated with calls from people who have paid deposits to attend a mining exhibition that doesn’t exist.