Chevron has launched production from the third train at the Gorgon liquefied natural gas (LNG) project off the northwest coast of Western Australia.
Pilbara Minerals has received the first of two key environmental approvals for its Pilgangoora lithium-tantalum project in Western Australia, bringing the operations closer to construction.
The St Barbara board has approved funding for the Gwalia Extension Project, that will extend mining at the gold operations to at least 2000m below the surface in 2024.
Empire Resources has secured $7.5 million in funding for its Penny’s Find gold mine in Western Australia’s Eastern Goldfields, set to take the mine into full production.
GR Engineering has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Gascoyne Resources for an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for a minerals processing facility at the Dalgaranga gold project in Western Australia.
The volume of mining jobs being advertised in Australia continues to significantly outpace what was on offer in 2016, according to the latest data from online jobs portal Seek.
Western Australia’s new government has been urged to support the ongoing development of uranium projects in the state.
Dacian Gold is set to award the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for its Mt Morgans gold project in Western Australia to GR Engineering.
Western Australia remains the most attractive jurisdiction in Australia for mining investment, according to Canadian think-tank, the Fraser Institute.
Mining, resources and energy remains the highest paid industry on online jobs portal Seek despite a slight year-on-year fall.
Monadelphous has secured $120 million worth of new contracts and additional work for resources companies including Fortescue Metals Group and BHP Billiton.
Parkway Minerals has expanded into Western Australia’s salt lake sector, acquiring the Lake Barlee potash/lithium brine project northwest of Kalgoorlie.
Gascoyne Resources has raised $55 million in capital to develop the Dalgaranga gold project in the Murchison region of Western Australia.
Western Australia based engineering company Minprovise has secured a contract to supply a primary crusher for Rio Tinto’s Silvergass iron ore mine in the Pilbara.
Mt Gibson Iron has received approval for development of the Iron Hill iron ore mine in Western Australia’s Mid-West region.
Lithium company Galaxy Resources has raised $61 million to help fund development of projects in Argentina and Canada, and to strengthen its balance sheet.
The largest gas storage facility in Western Australia is set to be fully operational by June this year, expected to boost energy security in the state.
Guma Indigenous Construction Resources Group (ICRG) has been awarded a contract to carry out the Roy Hill port sump installation project at the miner’s operations near Port Hedland in Western Australia.
Activity in Australia’s emerging lithium industry continues to heat up with Lithium Australia planning a $23.8 million takeover offer for explorer and developer Lepidico.
Panoramic Resources could potentially extend the mine life of its Savannah nickel operations by up to 10 years, following the release of the project’s feasibility study.