BHP chasing nickel, going cool on thermal coal

May be looking at selling its thermal coal mines.

22 MAY 2019

Investment

BHP chasing nickel, going cool on thermal coal
BHP chasing nickel, going cool on thermal coal
BHP chasing nickel, going cool on thermal coal

 

Seequent updates mining suite

Makes changes to Leapfrog Geo, Leapfrog Edge, Seequent Central and View.

Seequent updates mining suite
Seequent updates mining suite
Seequent updates mining suite

Greenbushes expansion gets green light

The expansion will lead to the destruction of possum, numbat, quoll and black cockatoo habitats.

09 MAY 2019

Development

Greenbushes expansion gets green light
Greenbushes expansion gets green light
Greenbushes expansion gets green light

Robots rising at Cloudbreak

FMG moves a step closer to fully autonomous haulage fleet.

Robots rising at Cloudbreak
Robots rising at Cloudbreak

RCT completes Spanish automation

Gives MATSA the ability to have one operator managing several machines.

RCT completes Spanish automation
RCT completes Spanish automation
RCT completes Spanish automation
RCT completes Spanish automation

Nifty reset plan

Plan involves tapping new mining areas and improving infrastructure.

01 MAY 2019

Development

Nifty reset plan
Nifty reset plan
Nifty reset plan

Workers take refuge as truck burns

AN agitator truck fire catches fire underground, forcing workers to seek refuge.

29 APR 2019

Fleet

Workers take refuge as truck burns
Workers take refuge as truck burns

Cadoux pilot plant in sight

The pilot plant will test Cadoux' proposed high purity aluminium production flowsheet.

22 MAY 2019

Design / Build

Cadoux pilot plant in sight
Cadoux pilot plant in sight
Cadoux pilot plant in sight
Cadoux pilot plant in sight

Lynas getting cracking on WA upgrade

Part of an expansion plan for the rare earths miner and processor.

21 MAY 2019

Design / Build

Lynas getting cracking on WA upgrade
Lynas getting cracking on WA upgrade
Lynas getting cracking on WA upgrade

JV to get mills grinding better

Using industrial internet of things to optimise milling circuits.

21 MAY 2019

Comminution

JV to get mills grinding better
JV to get mills grinding better

Sileach proves its worth

Lithium company makes lithium phosphate from waste micas through the Sileach process.

Sileach proves its worth
Sileach proves its worth
Sileach proves its worth

Red October riches flow to Anglogold Ashanti

Red October's gold to be delivered to Anglogold Ashanti's Sunrise Dam gold mine for processing.

Red October riches flow to Anglogold Ashanti
Red October riches flow to Anglogold Ashanti
Red October riches flow to Anglogold Ashanti

Dampier bitterns bonanza

Ecomag wants to build an 80,000tpa processing plant in Karratha to make HMC.

21 MAY 2019

Natural resources

Dampier bitterns bonanza
Dampier bitterns bonanza

Looking at the down to boost the up

Software works out what is causing plant and equipment failures.

Looking at the down to boost the up
Looking at the down to boost the up
Looking at the down to boost the up
Looking at the down to boost the up

Cleanaway keen for Crooked Brook cell

Cleanaway hopes to be in the box seat if a way to reuse the material is eventually developed.

Cleanaway keen for Crooked Brook cell
Cleanaway keen for Crooked Brook cell
Cleanaway keen for Crooked Brook cell

How to thrive and not just survive the FIFO life

A suite of new resources to help people thrive at work.

17 MAY 2019

Sustainability

How to thrive and not just survive the FIFO life
How to thrive and not just survive the FIFO life

More sales from Ardmore

Ardmore sales deal sees phosphate head to NZ.

More sales from Ardmore

Thyssenkrupp opens Brisbane service centre

Offering engineering and services to mining clients in eastern Australia and Oceania.

15 MAY 2019

Maintenance

Thyssenkrupp opens Brisbane service centre
Thyssenkrupp opens Brisbane service centre

Weld body warning

Welding body calls for Australian standards for fabricated steel makers.

15 MAY 2019

Logistics

Weld body warning
Weld body warning

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

Koodaideri kicks on

RCRMT picks up an $18m supply order with Rio Tinto at Koodaideri.

21 MAY 2019

Development

Koodaideri kicks on
Koodaideri kicks on
Koodaideri kicks on
Koodaideri kicks on

Dampier bitterns bonanza

Ecomag wants to build an 80,000tpa processing plant in Karratha to make HMC.

21 MAY 2019

Natural resources

Dampier bitterns bonanza
Dampier bitterns bonanza
Dampier bitterns bonanza
Dampier bitterns bonanza

NRW working on the Koodaideri rail road

Adds to the plant site earthworks contract it has already won.

17 MAY 2019

Transport

NRW working on the Koodaideri rail road
NRW working on the Koodaideri rail road
NRW working on the Koodaideri rail road

Federal Court clears Aurizon sale of Acacia Ridge terminal

Aurizon said the decision allowed it to progress the $205 million sale of the terminal to PN.

17 MAY 2019

Logistics

Federal Court clears Aurizon sale of Acacia Ridge terminal
Federal Court clears Aurizon sale of Acacia Ridge terminal
Federal Court clears Aurizon sale of Acacia Ridge terminal

More sales from Ardmore

Ardmore sales deal sees phosphate head to NZ.

More sales from Ardmore
More sales from Ardmore
More sales from Ardmore

Warrawoona nearly ready

Calidus to follow a simple development scenario to get Warrawoona up and running.

16 MAY 2019

Development

Warrawoona nearly ready
Warrawoona nearly ready

Local gold diggers back on the box

Aussie Gold Hunters showcases the wild West-ern Australian Goldfields to the world.

05 APR 2019

Exploration

Local gold diggers back on the box
Local gold diggers back on the box
Local gold diggers back on the box
Local gold diggers back on the box

Griffin's new solution for battery revolution

Lithium Australia kick starts Australia's battery recycling efforts with Envirostream buy-in.

Griffin's new solution for battery revolution
Griffin's new solution for battery revolution
Griffin's new solution for battery revolution
Griffin's new solution for battery revolution

Mining dust up

Study shows miners' lung health needs to be continuously assessed.

05 APR 2019

Sustainability

Mining dust up
Mining dust up
Mining dust up

RST crust for dust

Dust is becoming an increasing focus for regulators.

05 APR 2019

Maintenance

RST crust for dust
RST crust for dust
RST crust for dust

BHP chasing nickel, going cool on thermal coal

May be looking at selling its thermal coal mines.

22 MAY 2019

Investment

BHP chasing nickel, going cool on thermal coal
BHP chasing nickel, going cool on thermal coal
BHP chasing nickel, going cool on thermal coal

NT bill under review

NT environment bill under review as government seeks to cut red tape and entice investors.

22 MAY 2019

Sustainability

NT bill under review
NT bill under review

Smooth sailing for Dreadnought as Yampi sound opens

Dreadnought will carry out mapping and rock chipping in an unexplored and remote part of WA.

22 MAY 2019

Exploration

Smooth sailing for Dreadnought as Yampi sound opens
Smooth sailing for Dreadnought as Yampi sound opens

The coal election

Winter is coming ... and so is the election.

11 APR 2019
The coal election
The coal election
The coal election
The coal election

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