Western Areas has reported improvements in mined and milled tonnage at the Forrestania nickel operations in Western Australia.
Western Areas has revised its production guidance after the Flying Fox zone at the Forrestania nickel project in Western Australia was affected by resequencing last year.
Western Areas has shown strong progress at the Odysseus project at the Cosmos nickel operations in Western Australia, with its stage two early works program kicking off with contractor Barminco on schedule.
Panoramic Resources has agreed to sell its Lanfranchi nickel project to a wholly owned subsidiary of Texas-based Black Mountain Metals for $15.1 million, months after a formal Board decision to restart the Savannah nickel-copper-cobalt operations in Western Australia.
BHP Nickel West has awarded a $190 million contract to Thiess for its mining services at the Leinster underground nickel mine in Western Australia.
Canadian-based First Quantum Minerals plans to suspend its Ravensthorpe nickel operation in Western Australia following consistently low nickel prices.