Only two of the 10 largest mining companies are on track to limit climate change to two degrees Celsius, according to the Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI).
South32 has awarded alliance Aviation Services with a contract for the Cannington and Groote Eylandt Mining Company (GEMCO) operations in Queensland and the Gulf of Carpentaria respectively.
South32 is on track to return to a three-longwall configuration at Illawarra Metallurgical Coal in New South Wales during the June quarter.
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South32 has withdrawn its 2020 financial year guidance for its South African operations after the government declared a 21-day nationwide lockdown from March 26 due to the coronavirus.
Australian mining exploration companies, AusQuest and South32 have extended their existing strategic alliance agreement (SAA) until the end of 2021.
South32 is reviewing the continuity of the Australian manganese alloy smelters, which could see their divestment, closure or suspension.
South32 has experienced a slide in production at Illawarra Metallurgical Coal in New South Wales in the second half of last year.
South32 has struck an earn-in agreement with Adventus Mining via its subsidiary to advance the exploration of three zinc-lead-silver projects in the Republic of Ireland.
Rising energy demand and climate concerns are facing off over the continuity of coal production in Australia.
South32 has extended an outbye services contract with Mastermyne for the Illawarra Metallurgical Coal operations in New South Wales.
South32 is set to divest its thermal coal assets in South Africa Energy Coal (SAEC) to Seriti Resources in an upfront payment deal worth around ZAR100 million ($9.8 million).
South32 chief technology officer Vanessa Torres has credited technology for enabling the company to develop natural resources.
South32 has maintained production guidance across its global operations after a strong September 2019 quarter highlighted by rising output at Illawarra Metallurgical Coal in New South Wales.
Telstra has formed a partnership with South32 for a private 4G long term evolution (LTE) network at the company’s Cannington underground mine in North West Queensland.
South32 has received an offer from Seriti Resources Holdings to acquire its South Africa Energy Coal business.
Australia’s chief economist reported in June that the nation’s resource and energy exports are set to hit a new record of $285 billion in 2019–20, before falling back in 2020–21.
South32 has reached a long-term gas purchase agreement with Woodside Energy for the Worsley Alumina bauxite mine in Western Australia.
South32 has recorded an uplift in production across its Australian operations – Cannington, Worsley Alumina and Illawarra.
South32 Worsley Alumina has submitted a revised proposal to the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) regarding the expansion of its Worsley mine in Western Australia.