Law change to soothe miners fears

WA is quietly making procedural amendments to ensure existing mining tenements are validated

18 DEC 2018

Sustainability

Law change to soothe miners fears
Law change to soothe miners fears
Law change to soothe miners fears

 

San Jorge surging

Fleet deliveries continuing ahead of San Jorge mining.

17 DEC 2018

Fleet

San Jorge surging
San Jorge surging
San Jorge surging

Beyondie in bloom

Early and front-end engineering and design works progressing.

13 DEC 2018

Development

Beyondie in bloom
Beyondie in bloom
Beyondie in bloom

Blina gets shovel ready

Mine permitting completed for Blina project.

12 DEC 2018

Development

Blina gets shovel ready
Blina gets shovel ready

Red River progressing in Far West

Development at Far West down to 90m vertical depth.

12 DEC 2018

Development

Red River progressing in Far West
Red River progressing in Far West
Red River progressing in Far West
Red River progressing in Far West

Sandvik tapping market to better build battery solutions

Customer forums helping drive battery electric development efforts.

Sandvik tapping market to better build battery solutions
Sandvik tapping market to better build battery solutions
Sandvik tapping market to better build battery solutions

Dacian starts Allanson ore development

Miner on track to achieve commercial production by year's end.

10 DEC 2018

Development

Dacian starts Allanson ore development
Dacian starts Allanson ore development

BHP gets Venus development green light

Deposit to help feed Leinster concentrator.

06 DEC 2018

Development

BHP gets Venus development green light

Nolans rejection a good thing

During the week-long program more than 99.5% of the cerium was rejected from the rare earth chloride

Nolans rejection a good thing
Nolans rejection a good thing
Nolans rejection a good thing
Nolans rejection a good thing

Mining matters still to be sorted for Whyalla plant

Where the ore for steel plant to come from yet to be determined.

13 DEC 2018

Design / Build

Mining matters still to be sorted for Whyalla plant
Mining matters still to be sorted for Whyalla plant
Mining matters still to be sorted for Whyalla plant

New SAG mill for Kirkalocka

MACA will get started on the contract in February, providing Adaman sorts out project finance.

13 DEC 2018

Design / Build

New SAG mill for Kirkalocka
New SAG mill for Kirkalocka

Ravenswood prescribed project status extended

Resolute Mining has been producing gold at Ravenswood in the state's north for more than 10 years.

13 DEC 2018

Plant

Ravenswood prescribed project status extended
Ravenswood prescribed project status extended
Ravenswood prescribed project status extended

Simpec picks up Tianqi lithium plant piping

Putting in piping in the Pyromet area.

12 DEC 2018

Design / Build

Simpec picks up Tianqi lithium plant piping
Simpec picks up Tianqi lithium plant piping
Simpec picks up Tianqi lithium plant piping

Gruyere wants more

As part of the changes Gruyere will have a staged pit design.

07 DEC 2018

Design / Build

Gruyere wants more
Gruyere wants more

Fine sailing for FMG

The maiden shipment is headed for Chinese state-owned steel maker Hunan Valin.

Fine sailing for FMG
Fine sailing for FMG
Fine sailing for FMG
Fine sailing for FMG

AI on a Razor-edge

Razor Labs develops AI-based systems.

17 DEC 2018

Innovation

AI on a Razor-edge
AI on a Razor-edge
AI on a Razor-edge

Draft code to stop the earth moving for miners

DMIRS wants to know what the public think about the suite of ground control documents.

Draft code to stop the earth moving for miners
Draft code to stop the earth moving for miners

Lithium Australia looks to Youanmi for lithium

Youanmi is still in the development stage.

Lithium Australia looks to Youanmi for lithium

Valmec boosts order book

Wodgina contract among orders won.

Valmec boosts order book
Valmec boosts order book

MERC on show in the city

Volunteer mine rescue teams help keep WA mines and remote communities safe.

MERC on show in the city
MERC on show in the city

Explore the Future of Mining Channel - real insight into the catalysts and trends changing mining's future.

Simpec to help Rio Tinto turn ships around quicker

Contract worth $4.5 million to develop a remote draft survey system at Cape Lambert.

18 DEC 2018

Transport

Simpec to help Rio Tinto turn ships around quicker
Simpec to help Rio Tinto turn ships around quicker
Simpec to help Rio Tinto turn ships around quicker
Simpec to help Rio Tinto turn ships around quicker

Lightning strike warning

Miners shouldn't think of heavy rubber tyred vehicles as places of safety during storms.

18 DEC 2018

Sustainability

Lightning strike warning
Lightning strike warning
Lightning strike warning
Lightning strike warning

Swift win at Pindan project

Won entertainment infrastructure contract for Koodaideri construction camp.

18 DEC 2018

Communications

Swift win at Pindan project
Swift win at Pindan project
Swift win at Pindan project

Mt Isa gets NT gas

Pipeline bringing gas to Mt Isa open.

Mt Isa gets NT gas
Mt Isa gets NT gas
Mt Isa gets NT gas

Industrial trouble brewing at Aurizon

Aurizon has been negotiating with unions over an Enterprise Agreement for its coal business.

17 DEC 2018

Logistics

Industrial trouble brewing at Aurizon
Industrial trouble brewing at Aurizon
Industrial trouble brewing at Aurizon

Draft code to stop the earth moving for miners

DMIRS wants to know what the public think about the suite of ground control documents.

Draft code to stop the earth moving for miners
Draft code to stop the earth moving for miners

SES lands Ironbark training and recruitment contract

The project is expected to create more than 350 ongoing jobs for the region.

19 DEC 2018

Sustainability

SES lands Ironbark training and recruitment contract
SES lands Ironbark training and recruitment contract
SES lands Ironbark training and recruitment contract
SES lands Ironbark training and recruitment contract

Vickery IPC hearing delayed

The level of interest in this matter is significant, IPC chair Mary O'Kane said.

19 DEC 2018

Sustainability

Vickery IPC hearing delayed
Vickery IPC hearing delayed
Vickery IPC hearing delayed
Vickery IPC hearing delayed

Wongawilli mine goes full contractor

In NSW, half in open cut coal mines are supplied by labour hire contractors.

19 DEC 2018

Sustainability

Wongawilli mine goes full contractor
Wongawilli mine goes full contractor
Wongawilli mine goes full contractor

Glencore ups Clermont, Ulan stakes in $738M deal

Glencore will continue to manage the Ulan operation.

19 DEC 2018

Investment

Glencore ups Clermont, Ulan stakes in $738M deal
Glencore ups Clermont, Ulan stakes in $738M deal
Glencore ups Clermont, Ulan stakes in $738M deal

News Wrap

Law firm wins right to pursue class action against BHP over Samarco dam disaster.

19 DEC 2018

Investment

News Wrap
News Wrap
News Wrap

Worker cops cyanide spray

Worker hit with a stream from a cyanide tank.

18 DEC 2018

Sustainability

Worker cops cyanide spray
Worker cops cyanide spray

Lightning strike warning

Miners shouldn't think of heavy rubber tyred vehicles as places of safety during storms.

18 DEC 2018

Sustainability

Lightning strike warning
Lightning strike warning

Hogsback on the IEA report

Lies, damned lies and statistics.

16 NOV 2018
Hogsback on the IEA report
Hogsback on the IEA report
Hogsback on the IEA report
Hogsback on the IEA report

Peak gold again?

Are we at peak gold?

25 JUN 2018
Peak gold again?
Peak gold again?
Peak gold again?

An existential crisis

Skills shortage starting to bite again.

25 JUN 2018
An existential crisis
An existential crisis

The next Cadia

Drilling for the next Cadia.

25 JUN 2018
The next Cadia
The next Cadia

The Australian way

Miners, it turns out, have a lot to be happy about.

03 MAY 2018
The Australian way
The Australian way