Sheffield Resources has secured access to the Port of Derby for exports from its Thunderbird mineral sands project in Western Australia.
Image Resources’ Boonanarring mineral sands project, around 80km north of Perth, has now been fully funded following satisfaction of a $50m loan note facility.
Mineral Deposits (MDL) chairman Nic Limb has responded negatively to Eramet’s unsolicited offer to acquire MDL for $287.5 million at $1.46/share, calling the offer “grossly inadequate” and urging shareholders to reject it.
Western Australia’s Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety is investigating the death of a worker who was stung by a bee at Iluka Resources’ Cataby mineral sands project earlier this year.
Sunrise Energy Group will supply and construct a solar farm at Image Resources’ Boonanarring mineral sands project north of Perth in Western Australia.
Iluka Resources will restart mining at the Jacinth-Ambrosia zircon mine in South Australia in December, reflecting a lift in market conditions and boosting employment in the region.
Rio Tinto has signed a joint venture agreement worth up to US$10.75 million with Strandline Resources for a suite of heavy minerals sands tenements in Tanzania.
Minerals sands miner Iluka Resources has made about 90 positions redundant following a company review that also flagged a significant impairment.
WA environment minister Albert Jacob has approved the development of Diatreme Resources’ Cyclone zircon project in the state’s Eucla Basin.
Iluka Resources’ $375 million takeover of Sierra Rutile will go ahead after concerns about the West African company’s tailings dams were resolved.
Iluka Resources has delayed its proposed takeover of Sierra Rutile after identifying geotechnical issues with the West African company’s tailings dams.
Andrew Forrest has failed in his bid to halt mining on his Pilbara family farm.
Managing director David Robb is soon to end ten years at the helm of mineral sands major Iluka Resources.
Iluka Resources is set to mothball the Jacinth-Ambrosia mine in South Australia, with 33 jobs to be cut.
Astron Corporation has awarded China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC) the EPC contract for its Astron Donald mineral sands processing plant.
The Keysbrook project will soon commence continuous mining operations, producing zircon and leucoxene mineral sands products.
Sheffield Resources have announced four new minerals sands discoveries in Western Australia.
Diatreme Resources have edged closer to their goal of opening a new zircon operation in the Eucla Basin, with the release of their Public Environmental Review in WA.
Iluka Resources is proposing to develop a new mineral sands project in south-western New South Wales.
Alkane Resources’ Dubbo Zirconia Project has been approved by the NSW Planning Assessment Commission.