Lithium developer Pilbara Minerals has awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract at the Pilgangoora project in Western Australia to RCR Tomlinson.
Australia’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports surged in 2016 as a plethora of new projects in Western Australia, the Northern Territory and Queensland triggered a flood of new shipments to global markets, a new report from EnergyQuest has found.
Western Australia gold and copper explorer Kalamazoo Resources has listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) after successfully raising $5 million in capital.
Cameco’s proposed Yeelirrie mine in the Goldfields region of Western Australia is the latest uranium development to be approved by the state government.
Echo Resources has bolstered its gold portfolio in Western Australia after completing a takeover of Metaliko Resources.
Gold explorer Intermin Resources has acquired the Kanowna North project and a new exploration prospect at the Yarmony project in the Goldfields region of Western Australia.
Gascoyne Resources has completed the purchase of the Dalgaranga gold project in Western Australia, moving to 100 per cent ownership of the operations.
Perth-based company Oxair Gas Systems has secured a contract to maintain the nitrogen generator plant on-board Shell’s Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility.
Alcoa World Alumina and Chemicals has secured a contract to supply around 400,000 bone dry metric tonnes of bauxite from its Huntly mine in Western Australia.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has opposed a strategic partnership between Virgin Australia and Alliance Aviation Services as it would mean two operators would dominate fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) services in Western Australia.
Vimy Resources’ Mulga Rock uranium project has been approved by Western Australian environment minister Albert Jacob, the state’s final primary approval for the project.
Mount Gibson Iron has received approval to develop the Iron Hill iron ore mine in Western Australia.
Kingston Resources has secured an agreement that could see it acquire a 75 per cent interest in Trillbar Resources’ Livingston gold project in Western Australia.
The Perth-based company plans to use the funds raised to develop its 100 per cent-owned project in Western Australia.
Kin Mining has signed an exclusivity agreement with Gold Fields for the potential acquisition of its Lawlers processing plant in Western Australia.
For many years Western Australia enjoyed solid economic growth, matched by business investment and an unemployment rate lower than the national average.
Fortescue Metals has been given the environmental go-ahead to expand the Solomon iron ore operation in Western Australia.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is optimistic about the economies of major mining states, Western Australia and Queensland.
Galaxy Resources has awarded an equipment contract at the Mt Cattlin spodumene project ahead of a start to mining in December.
Dacian Gold is hopeful that the Mt Morgans gold project will start producing in 2018.