Gwalia will keep on trucking

Feasibility study puts line through to hydraulic hoisting options.

22 MAR 2019

Development

Gwalia will keep on trucking
Gwalia will keep on trucking
Gwalia will keep on trucking

 

Rexx put through its paces

Mettle tested at the Murrin Murrin nickel laterite mine.

Rexx put through its paces
Rexx put through its paces
Rexx put through its paces

Another autonomous truck crash

Another two autonomous trucks have crashed in the Pilbara.

Another autonomous truck crash
Another autonomous truck crash
Another autonomous truck crash

Hastings happy with Yangibana shine

The Yangibana rare earths project will cost Hastings around $427 million to build.

12 MAR 2019

Development

Hastings happy with Yangibana shine
Hastings happy with Yangibana shine

Mincor nickel restart closer

Term sheet signing moves miner closer to restarting its nickel operations.

19 MAR 2019

Development

Mincor nickel restart closer
Mincor nickel restart closer
Mincor nickel restart closer
Mincor nickel restart closer

A breath of fresh air

Secondary vent fans offer power savings and greater control.

A breath of fresh air
A breath of fresh air
A breath of fresh air

One operator to control them all

Lets one operator control several machines at once.

One operator to control them all
One operator to control them all

Far West on track for Red River

Thalanga's second underground deposit on track to start production in third quarter.

11 FEB 2019

Development

Far West on track for Red River

Speewah scopes sulphur path

Leaning towards agitaged tank leaching instead of static flooded vat leaching.

22 MAR 2019

Design / Build

Speewah scopes sulphur path
Speewah scopes sulphur path
Speewah scopes sulphur path
Speewah scopes sulphur path

Ore sorting results encouraging

Tests resulted in the sorter rejecting 37% of the mass and keeping 92.2% of the TREO.

Ore sorting results encouraging
Ore sorting results encouraging
Ore sorting results encouraging

Norseman studies continue

Plant to use agitated leach tank technology instead of more expensive HPAL.

21 MAR 2019

Design / Build

Norseman studies continue
Norseman studies continue

Pilbara Minerals takes downstream step

Posco technology called electrodyalisis.

18 MAR 2019

Plant

Pilbara Minerals takes downstream step
Pilbara Minerals takes downstream step
Pilbara Minerals takes downstream step

Hazer beds down in Kwinana

Moving closer to a potential commercial development plant.

14 MAR 2019

Design / Build

Hazer beds down in Kwinana
Hazer beds down in Kwinana
Hazer beds down in Kwinana

Altura declares commercial production

Taken two years from sod-turning to get to this point.

13 MAR 2019

Plant

Altura declares commercial production
Altura declares commercial production

Avoiding the cut

Cut-resistant compound to help truck tyres withstand sharp gravel, rocks and stones.

21 MAR 2019

Maintenance

Avoiding the cut
Avoiding the cut
Avoiding the cut
Avoiding the cut

Enemy of the state

Baal Gammon seizure slammed by owner.

Enemy of the state
Enemy of the state
Enemy of the state

End of days for blue sky mine town

In the end the rain comes down and washes clean the streets of a blue sky town.

End of days for blue sky mine town
End of days for blue sky mine town

Bad food, feral cats and raw sewage make Searipple residents sick

Workers fall ill at a work camp in Karratha.

19 MAR 2019

Sustainability

Bad food, feral cats and raw sewage make Searipple residents sick

Back on the rails

The group will keep a close eye on the movement of dangerous goods throughout the state.

Back on the rails
Back on the rails

Toho happy to wait for awhile

Venturex frees up cash as Toho agrees to wait 5 years for its zinc.

Toho happy to wait for awhile
Toho happy to wait for awhile

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Carrapateena chopper crash

Helicopter crash claims the life of pilot working at remote SA mine.

Carrapateena chopper crash
Carrapateena chopper crash
Carrapateena chopper crash
Carrapateena chopper crash

Heat on after stacker fail

Corrosion blamed for a WA fixed conveyor stacker failure.

22 MAR 2019

Logistics

Heat on after stacker fail
Heat on after stacker fail
Heat on after stacker fail
Heat on after stacker fail

GRES on hand for Mardie DFS

BCI hopes to reach a final investment decision by the first quarter of 2020.

19 MAR 2019

Development

GRES on hand for Mardie DFS
GRES on hand for Mardie DFS
GRES on hand for Mardie DFS

Shipping steel

Come on and join the trucking convoy.

19 MAR 2019

Transport

Shipping steel
Shipping steel
Shipping steel

Here comes the sun

The road works are nearly complete and Laneway is expected to start mining in early April.

18 MAR 2019

Logistics

Here comes the sun
Here comes the sun
Here comes the sun

Back on the rails

The group will keep a close eye on the movement of dangerous goods throughout the state.

Back on the rails
Back on the rails

ERZ controller suffers leg injuries after airlock entrapment

The ERZ controller was trapped by the inbye door for more than five hours.

24 MAR 2019

Sustainability

ERZ controller suffers leg injuries after airlock entrapment
ERZ controller suffers leg injuries after airlock entrapment
ERZ controller suffers leg injuries after airlock entrapment
ERZ controller suffers leg injuries after airlock entrapment

High gas hits Metropolitan

Inspectors are currently onsite monitoring the situation

24 MAR 2019

Sustainability

High gas hits Metropolitan
High gas hits Metropolitan
High gas hits Metropolitan
High gas hits Metropolitan

Rocglen fine slammed as 'lunch money' for Whitehaven

Whitehaven cooperated fully with the EPA.

24 MAR 2019

Sustainability

Rocglen fine slammed as 'lunch money' for Whitehaven
Rocglen fine slammed as 'lunch money' for Whitehaven
Rocglen fine slammed as 'lunch money' for Whitehaven

Coal explorations licences cover 30% of Hunter wine tourism land

All the exploration licences identified in the mapping would be due for renewal.

23 MAR 2019

Sustainability

Coal explorations licences cover 30% of Hunter wine tourism land
Coal explorations licences cover 30% of Hunter wine tourism land
Coal explorations licences cover 30% of Hunter wine tourism land

New management helps lift Cook productivity

The directors are confident that Bounty can continue this trend in coming months.

23 MAR 2019

Sustainability

New management helps lift Cook productivity
New management helps lift Cook productivity
New management helps lift Cook productivity

FMG turns to robot cars

Conducting research and development of urban setting autonomous mobility.

22 MAR 2019

Innovation

FMG turns to robot cars
FMG turns to robot cars

New tool for old rocks

New fingerprinting tool to shine light on rocks deep underground.

22 MAR 2019

Exploration

New tool for old rocks
New tool for old rocks

Is Adani Shorten's Tasmanian forest?

Could Adani trip up Bill Shorten?

07 MAR 2019
Is Adani Shorten's Tasmanian forest?
Is Adani Shorten's Tasmanian forest?
Is Adani Shorten's Tasmanian forest?
Is Adani Shorten's Tasmanian forest?

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