South Australia has increased landowner rights and environment protections in its mining act and regulations review.
South Australia has confirmed that mining employees considered as essential workers will be exempt from the state’s six-day lockdown.
The South Australian Chamber of Mines and Energy (SACOME) has backed chief entrepreneur Jim Whalley’s call for the state government to identify the economic opportunities associated South Australia’s uranium supply.
The South Australian Government’s newly launched Building on our Strengths energy and mining strategy is expected to deliver the state with 25,000 to 30,000 additional jobs by 2030.
Joint venture (JV) partners GBM Resources and Round Oak Minerals have poured first gold dore bar at the White Dam gold-copper heap leach operation in South Australia.
South Australia hopes to unlock mineral deposits in the Gawler region through the results of an exploration challenge, ExploreSA.
BHP has awarded local construction materials manufacturer Adbri a four-year contract extension at the Olympic Dam mine in South Australia.
South Australia has warned that Victoria’s mining equipment, technology and services (METS) sector is likely to face disruptions following changes to the former’s COVID-19 travel rules.
OZ Minerals has increased its production outlook for the 2020 calendar year based on strong production and cost performance during the first half of the year.
Last year, Unearthed’s Explorer Challenge attracted data scientists and geologists from more than 60 countries around the globe. For this year’s Gawler Challenge, there are already participants from over 90 countries involved.
The South Australian Government has advanced BHP’s proposal to increase copper production at the Olympic Dam mine from 200,000 to 350,000 tonnes per annum.
Infrastructure SA has released a 20-year infrastructure strategy for South Australia that includes short- and long-term strategies to grow the state’s resources sector.
OZ Minerals has reported strong production results for the March quarter despite COVID-19’s impact on the resources industry.
The South Australian Government has cut all costs related to exploration and license fees in the minerals sector to soften the blow of the industry’s coronavirus containment procedures.
Marmota chairman Colin Rose has awarded one million of his personal shares in the company to three employees, claiming the company is in “its strongest financial position in years”.
Australia’s mining, resources and energy industry has received healthy salary growth despite an overall drop in SEEK job advertisements, according to a recent employment data report from the company.
BHP has awarded NRW Contracting with a $48 million airport upgrade contract at the Olympic Dam project in South Australia.
South Australia has become the sixth most attractive jurisdiction in the world for mining investment, according to the Fraser Institute Survey of Mining Companies 2019.
Western Australia has become the top mining jurisdiction for investment, according to Fraser Institute’s annual survey of mining company rankings.
The South Australian Government and Unearthed Solutions are set to launch a global exploration competition to help unlock new targets in the Gawler region.