Pilbara Aboriginal business Pindari has been awarded a long-term facilities management contract by Rio Tinto.
Dacian Gold has launched underground mining in the Westralia mine area at the Mt Morgans gold project in Western Australia.
Having jumped to second in the world rankings for mining and mineral engineering, Australian Mining speaks with Curtin University professor, Sam Spearing, about putting the 110-year-old WA School of Mines on the world map.
Lithium developer Pilbara Minerals has secured another environmental approval for the Pilgangoora lithium-tantalum project in Western Australia.
Civmec has secured a contract to construct the civil component of Altura Mining’s Pilgangoora process plant, one of three major contracts awarded for the Pilgangoora lithium project in Western Australia.
Fortescue Metals Group has tapped into strong support from investors to complete a $US1.5 billion ($2.04 billion) bond offering.
Blackham Resources has identified potential to more than double gold production at the Matilda/Wiluna gold operation in Western Australia.
Northern Minerals has awarded MACA a $6 million mining contract for the Browns Range heavy rare earth pilot plant project in Western Australia.
BHP Billiton has received approval from the Town of Port Hedland to increase the amount of iron ore it can export through the Western Australian port each year.
Mount Gibson Iron will spend $97 million to redevelop and restart production at the Koolan Island iron ore mine in Western Australia after a feasibility study delivered “compelling economics” for the project.
A rebound in sentiment in the mining services sector has sparked a significant increase in the asset acquisition intentions of businesses in Western Australia and Queensland, according to the latest Alleasing Equipment Demand Index.
Northern Minerals has approved development of a $56 million pilot plant at the Browns Range heavy rare earths project in Western Australia.
Dacian Gold has executed an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract at the Mt Morgans gold project in Western Australia with GR Engineering.
Eastern Goldfields will raise at least $25 million through a share placement to fund commissioning of the Davyhurst gold operation in Western Australia.
Dacian Gold is set to award an underground mining contract at the Mt Morgans gold project in Western Australia to RUC Cementation Mining.
Neometals has announced its intention to sell its 13.8 per cent interest in the Mt Marion lithium project in Western Australia for around US$96 million ($125 million).
Artemis Resources plans to deliver first copper production at the Whundo mine in Western Australia next week.
Atlas Iron has entered agreements with Pilbara Minerals over two lithium projects in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
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.