OZ Minerals has launched work on phase one of the Carrapateena copper-gold project in South Australia.
The University of Adelaide will lead a $14.6 million research consortium to develop technologies designed to increase copper production in South Australia.
Australian-listed oil and gas company Strike Energy has relocated from Sydney to Adelaide, set to create around 85 resources jobs in the state.
BHP has extended Mitchell Services’ underground drilling contract at the Olympic Dam mine in South Australia.
BHP is confident the heap leach extraction technology it is testing at Olympic Dam has the potential to help lift the mine’s annual copper production to more than 450,000 tonnes, three times its guidance for the 2018 financial year.
An improvement in employment prospects for professionals in Australia’s exploration and mining industry has slowed, according to the Australian Institute of Geoscientists’ (AIG) latest employment survey.
NRW Holdings has reported that its participation in the early contractor involvement process at OZ Minerals’ Carrapateena copper-gold project in South Australia is nearing completion and it is now finalising contract negotiations.
OZ Minerals has given development of the $916 million Carrapateena copper-gold mine in South Australia the go ahead.
CU-River Mining Australia has reached its one million tonne production target a little over a year since it began at the Cairn Hill mine, near the South Australian town of Coober Pedy.
An investment in next generation crushing technology has boosted plant safety and efficiency for Boral in South Australia.
BGC Contracting’s track record as a collaborative mining services partner is serving the company well as it pursues growth to its contract portfolio.
BHP plans to spend $350 million revamping its Olympic Dam smelter operations in a move that will see the South Australian mine’s copper production fall.
The chairman of new Arrium owner, Britain’s GFG Alliance, has reinforced the company’s commitment to the South Australian steel-maker and iron ore miner’s management, staff and unions.
Britain’s GFG Alliance has emerged as the buyer of troubled iron ore miner Arrium despite not being the preferred bidder for the company.
A skills shortage is emerging in the Australian mining industry, according to recruitment company, Hays.
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.
Evolution Mining has secured an earn-in joint venture agreement with Terramin subsidiary, Menninnie Metals, at the South Gawler gold-copper project in South Australia.
A Korean consortium, including leading steel-maker POSCO, has been chosen as the preferred bidder for South Australian-based iron ore company Arrium, which entered voluntary administration in 2016.
Gold miner WPG Resources has raised $7.2 million for expansion of the mill at the Challenger operation in South Australia.
Renascor Resources has been awarded a $100,000 research grant to conduct mineral processing test work at its Siviour graphite deposit in the Eyre Peninsula.