BHP slashes Melbourne workforce

BHP slashes Melbourne workforce

BHP Billiton is set to cut about 100 jobs from its global head office in Melbourne.

Sustainability

30 JUL 2015
Comment sought on 457 training fund

Comment sought on 457 training fund

What are your thoughts on the proposed changes to training contributions from 457 employer sponsors?

Sustainability

29 JUL 2015
WA FIFO drug, alcohol line opens

WA FIFO drug, alcohol line opens

A helpline for counselling on alcohol and drug use is available for WA FIFO workers and their families.

Sustainability

27 JUL 2015
Hall wins Ranger rehab work

Hall wins Ranger rehab work

Hall Contracting has won a $27 million remediation contract at the Ranger uranium mine.

Natural resources

21 JUL 2015
MRF boosts early restoration

MRF boosts early restoration

Mining and exploration land restoration in WA has increased by 7% since last year.

Natural resources

20 JUL 2015
Camp for budding young miners

Camp for budding young miners

Twenty-seven high school students spent the week on Mining camp.

Sustainability

17 JUL 2015
BHP director dies

BHP director dies

BHP Billiton has announced the death of long-serving director Sir John Buchanan.

Sustainability

16 JUL 2015
Macmahon CFO turned CEO

Macmahon CFO turned CEO

Macmahon Holdings has promoted Sybrandt van Dyk as chief executive officer and managing director.

Development

13 JUL 2015
WA links PhD graduates to industry

WA links PhD graduates to industry

Western Australia is piloting a mentoring program to link PhD students to the resources sector.

Sustainability

13 JUL 2015
SA welcomes service, repair for Cat

SA welcomes service, repair for Cat's big guns

A $25 million Caterpillar component rebuild centre has reached completion in Adelaide.

Maintenance

10 JUL 2015
Roy Hill told to lift its safety game

Roy Hill told to lift its safety game

Roy Hill has received two more government safety improvement notices.

Sustainability

08 JUL 2015
Mining employment down 13%

Mining employment down 13%

The commodities downturn has taken its toll on Australian mining jobs.

Sustainability

01 JUL 2015
Underground mine rescue comp starts

Underground mine rescue comp starts

The Newcastle underground Mines Rescue competition has begun, with teams alerted by text message.

Sustainability

29 JUN 2015
Enerpac satisfies need for long lift

Enerpac satisfies need for long lift

Coates Hire is "impressed" with the Enerpac Pow'R-LOCK self-locking jack for heavy vehicle maintenance.

Maintenance

29 JUN 2015
Ai Group trains industry

Ai Group trains industry

The METS sector will benefit from training assistance from the Ai Group under a new government contract.

Sustainability

24 JUN 2015
Pulse check

Pulse check

Haver Australia is casting a medical eye on its screening machines for better maintenance.

Plant

22 JUN 2015