Drones are being used to inspect legacy mines in the Northern Territory, helping aid remediation efforts.
Rio Tinto subsidiary Energy Resources of Australia (ERA) is anticipating it will report a $231 million impairment for 2016 as lower uranium prices continue to impact the company.
Merlin Diamonds has discovered a 35.26 carat brown diamond at the Merlin diamond mine in the Northern Territory, the fifth largest diamond unearthed in Australia.
Merlin Diamonds has recovered a rare blue diamond from its Merlin diamond operation in the Northern Territory.
The Northern Territory Department of Mines and Energy are investigating whether waste rock at Glencore’s McArthur River Mine is burning yet again.
Union members rallied in Darwin yesterday to protest against working conditions at the Ichthys LNG construction project.
Australia has stormed to the top of the world’s mining rankings, taking out a number of top spots in this year’s Fraser Institute mining survey.
The Electrical Trades Union has launched a million dollar industrial dispute against Kentz Australia over practices said to avoid paying redundant FIFO workers their final week of employment.
A new proposal for a gas pipeline from the Northern Territory to Queensland has been successful in winning the tender for construction.
Hundreds of people have marched to Parliament House in Darwin to protest against fracking in the Northern Territory.
Social media reports have revealed another FIFO worker has ended his life in camp.
The Northern Territory government has announced a round of exploration grants which will assist ten projects through the region.
A former Gove alumina refinery worker has successfully claimed $425,000 in compensation for malignant mesothelioma, despite statutory limitations.
BHP Billiton’s GEMCO operation has reportedly suffered four uncontrolled manganese spills following Cyclone Lam, the Northern Territory EPA says.
Two tropical cyclones are currently working their way across northern Australian coastlines.
Gold and tin miner Metals X is set to acquire a 75 per cent interest in the Central Tanami gold project.
NT chief minister Adam Giles has been dumped as territory head following mining minster Willem Westra van Holthe’s challenge.
Northern Territory mines and energy inspectors have declared the Roper River iron ore mine does not posed an environmental risk during the wet season.
The Northern Territory Department of Mines and Energy have already noticed improvements in efficiency after implementing a new technology last week.
Northern Territory Police were confronted with a difficult situation last weekend when called to rescue a kangaroo from an abandoned copper mine shaft.