ERA gets ticket to ride through Jabiru despite ban

ERA exempt from NT travel ban.

09 APR 2020

Covid-19

ERA gets ticket to ride through Jabiru despite ban
ERA gets ticket to ride through Jabiru despite ban
ERA gets ticket to ride through Jabiru despite ban

 

 

Research raises tailings concerns

Claims not enough is being done to properly manage tailings storage facilities.

Research raises tailings concerns
Research raises tailings concerns
Research raises tailings concerns

New dumper rolls out

Claimed to be the most advanced 230t payload truck Komatsu has ever produced.

01 APR 2020

Fleet

New dumper rolls out
New dumper rolls out
New dumper rolls out

Mineral Resources grows iron ore footprint

Also involves funding to extend the Iron Valley operation.

01 APR 2020

Development

Mineral Resources grows iron ore footprint
Mineral Resources grows iron ore footprint

Peak shaft working again

Ore hoisting restarted, however, man-riding operations still suspended.

31 MAR 2020

Fleet

Peak shaft working again
Peak shaft working again
Peak shaft working again
Peak shaft working again

Longer rosters for Saracen

Moving to at least three weeks on, three weeks off, to help limit the number of people on site.

27 MAR 2020

Covid-19

Longer rosters for Saracen
Longer rosters for Saracen
Longer rosters for Saracen

Syama's surge

Mali mine moving closer to zero entry extraction.

Syama's surge
Syama's surge

Marathon win for Barminco's sprint into Canada

Perenti's and Barminco's first contract in Canada.

09 MAR 2020

Fleet

Marathon win for Barminco's sprint into Canada

Gekko working on ventilators

Victorian government trying to get 2000 locally-made ventilators for its hospitals.

09 APR 2020

Covid-19

Gekko working on ventilators
Gekko working on ventilators
Gekko working on ventilators
Gekko working on ventilators

Germans to converge on Kwinana

Supply MoU inked for planned battery graphite plant in WA.

08 APR 2020

Design / Build

Germans to converge on Kwinana
Germans to converge on Kwinana
Germans to converge on Kwinana

Process controller speeds up remote access roll out

Prcoess workers self-isolating to be given improved remote access tools.

07 APR 2020

Covid-19

Process controller speeds up remote access roll out
Process controller speeds up remote access roll out

LieNA gets protection

Lithium processing technology gets patent protection.

LieNA gets protection
LieNA gets protection
LieNA gets protection

Neometals finishes battery recycling pilot

Pilot plant demonstrated lithium recovery.

02 APR 2020

Design / Build

Neometals finishes battery recycling pilot
Neometals finishes battery recycling pilot
Neometals finishes battery recycling pilot

Coronavirus expected to delay Cobalt Blue pilot plant commissioning

Commissioning expected in the fourth quarter instead of the third quarter.

31 MAR 2020

Covid-19

Coronavirus expected to delay Cobalt Blue pilot plant commissioning
Coronavirus expected to delay Cobalt Blue pilot plant commissioning

Auto grease from Weir keeps the slurry pumping

Accumin automatic lubrication system now available world-wide.

Auto grease from Weir keeps the slurry pumping
Auto grease from Weir keeps the slurry pumping
Auto grease from Weir keeps the slurry pumping
Auto grease from Weir keeps the slurry pumping

WesTrac chasing 250

Looking for 250 WA-based workers to fill mechanical and electrical roles.

WesTrac chasing 250
WesTrac chasing 250
WesTrac chasing 250

Another year at MAC for Babylon

Babylon and BHP extend their partnership at MAC.

07 APR 2020

Natural resources

Another year at MAC for Babylon
Another year at MAC for Babylon

WA miners rolling with FIFO punches

FIFO changes and hard borders are threatening logistics chains WA miners rely on.

07 APR 2020

Covid-19

WA miners rolling with FIFO punches

Process controller speeds up remote access roll out

Prcoess workers self-isolating to be given improved remote access tools.

07 APR 2020

Covid-19

Process controller speeds up remote access roll out
Process controller speeds up remote access roll out

Homemade hand sanitiser

Homemade hand sanitiser is becoming the go-to for some miners.

02 APR 2020

Covid-19

Homemade hand sanitiser
Homemade hand sanitiser

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Utah Point better for Strike

Beadon Creek canned in favour of Utah Point facilities.

09 APR 2020

Logistics

Utah Point better for Strike
Utah Point better for Strike
Utah Point better for Strike
Utah Point better for Strike

Canavan calls for temporary FIFO ban

Wants ban to protect remote communities from the spread of COVID-19.

08 APR 2020

Covid-19

Canavan calls for temporary FIFO ban
Canavan calls for temporary FIFO ban
Canavan calls for temporary FIFO ban
Canavan calls for temporary FIFO ban

Gov says no veto for Metro

NAIF loan for Bauxite Hills expansion closer as state gives the nod.

08 APR 2020

Logistics

Gov says no veto for Metro
Gov says no veto for Metro
Gov says no veto for Metro

MinRes pulls a swifty

Swift Media to hook up miners and those in quarantine from COVID-19 with TV and Wi-Fi.

08 APR 2020

Communications

MinRes pulls a swifty
MinRes pulls a swifty
MinRes pulls a swifty

Mt Carbine tails close to wagging

Mt Carbine X-Ray ore sorter gets sorted.

08 APR 2020

Logistics

Mt Carbine tails close to wagging
Mt Carbine tails close to wagging
Mt Carbine tails close to wagging

Yellow cake still cooking at Ranger

ERA produced 421 tonnes of uranium in the quarter at the Ranger mine.

08 APR 2020

Logistics

Yellow cake still cooking at Ranger
Yellow cake still cooking at Ranger

Explorers still unsure if JobKeeper for them

Hopes that the Commissioner of Taxation will rule in favour of exploration companies being eligible.

09 APR 2020

Covid-19

Explorers still unsure if JobKeeper for them
Explorers still unsure if JobKeeper for them
Explorers still unsure if JobKeeper for them
Explorers still unsure if JobKeeper for them

Little pandemic pain for Kingsrose

COVID-19 restrictions in Indonesia not expected to disrupt Kingsrose's production.

09 APR 2020

Covid-19

Little pandemic pain for Kingsrose
Little pandemic pain for Kingsrose
Little pandemic pain for Kingsrose
Little pandemic pain for Kingsrose

Coal will remain India's source of power: WCA

Electricity demand and generation from coal in India are expected to grow significantly.

09 APR 2020

Sustainability

Coal will remain India's source of power: WCA
Coal will remain India's source of power: WCA
Coal will remain India's source of power: WCA

Sliding vehicle leads to accident

The roadway was wet and the vehicles were heading towards one another when one began to slide.

09 APR 2020

Sustainability

Sliding vehicle leads to accident
Sliding vehicle leads to accident
Sliding vehicle leads to accident

Mining injecting growth in NSW regions: survey

The $13.7 billion of direct mining spending in NSW included more than $3 billion in wages.

09 APR 2020

Investment

Mining injecting growth in NSW regions: survey
Mining injecting growth in NSW regions: survey
Mining injecting growth in NSW regions: survey

Coal powers ahead for Qld

The latest ABS figures demonstrated ongoing strength of the sector leading into COVID-19 outbreak.

09 APR 2020

Investment

Coal powers ahead for Qld
Coal powers ahead for Qld

News Wrap

Stokes says Australia can mine and build its way through crisis.

09 APR 2020

Investment

News Wrap
News Wrap

Greens get on the Bandt wagon

Bandt has wasted no time in getting stuck into coal.

07 FEB 2020
Greens get on the Bandt wagon
Greens get on the Bandt wagon
Greens get on the Bandt wagon
Greens get on the Bandt wagon

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