Gold Ridge Mining is seeing an increasing level of illegal mining at its Gold Ridge operation in the Solomon Island.
Fire fighters are working to control a blaze at Hazelwood coal mine as production at the site stopped overnight, affecting the 1600-megawatt Hazelwood Power Station.
A boilermaker is suing UGL for close to $2 million after being injured at the Ensham coal mine.
The University of Melbourne’s Bill Harley discusses workplace deregulation’s ‘meaninglessness’in policy reform.
Following three deaths within six weeks at the Mt Lyell copper mine in Tasmania mental health professionals are concerned the psychological knock on affects will rip a gaping hole through the site’s workers and the local community.
A number of Queensland mine workers could be operating under false qualifications, forcing the Department of Natural Mines and Resources to issue a safety warning to mining companies.
Fire has destroyed part of Atlantic’s vanadium plant at Windimurra in Western Australia on Tuesday afternoon, forcing the company to request an immediate trading halt.
Delays in harmonising Australia’s occupational health and safety laws are hampering efforts to develop a national mine safety regime.
Successfully navigating the year ahead will require fresh thinking in the mining sector. Alex Heber reports.
IFS Australia’s Rob Stummer looks at five technologies helping mining companies beat the mining boom downturn.
The list of investigations into incidents at Fortescue Metals Group’s operations is growing with yet another safety issue at the iron ore miner’s Christmas Creek site on Friday.
Navigating the year ahead will require fresh thinking. Over the coming weeks Australian Mining will be showing you what to expect throughout 2014.
Works will remain on hold until further notice following another tragic death at the Mt Lyell copper mine in Tasmania earlier this month.
A Queensland coal miner has sustained serious crush injuries after his arm became pinned in a cable reeler for over an hour before help arrived.
The Nakéty Mine Centre in New Caledonia has been the target of vandals who upturned mining equipment, drove excavators into dams, crushed light vehicles and set fire to offices.
New approaches to buried asset mapping and management are speeding up mine development.
Protests at Whitehaven Coal’s Maules Creek mine project are ramping up with tree-clearing and construction work halted at the hands of activists.
The Australian Manufacturing Workers Union has put major mining companies on notice as it fights against the use of urine tests for the detection of drugs and alcohol.
The family of a man killed when a cyclone tore through the Fortescue Metals Group’s Rail Camp One in the Pilbara wants an inquest into his death.
Sandvik will soon launch what it calls the industry’s first ROPS compliant acid-proof underground drilling cabins.