WA eyes promising uranium future

WA eyes promising uranium future

WA's four uranium mines in a good stead to fulfil increased Chinese and Indian demand.

Alcoa reports steady results

Alcoa reports steady results

Alcoa has posted a net profit of $140 million for the second American quarter ending June 30.

ERA directors quit after losing Rio support

ERA directors quit after losing Rio support

ERA's three independent directors, including its chairman, have quit after losing project support from

Indonesia boosts Gulf project

Indonesia boosts Gulf project

Gulf Manganese has redrafted robust economics for its Indo smelting project thanks to a streamlined approvals

Uranium extraction boost

Uranium extraction boost

Murdoch University researchers have discovered a technique to extract uranium from brannerite.

Plant

15 JUN 2015
ERA pulls the plug on Ranger 3 Deeps

ERA pulls the plug on Ranger 3 Deeps

Energy Resources of Australia will not move forward with the Ranger 3 Deeps project in the Northern Territory.

Calls for broader alumina collaboration

Calls for broader alumina collaboration

AMIRA International believes the global alumina sector could benefit from broader collaboration to get

Dubbo approval buoys Alkane

Dubbo approval buoys Alkane

Alkane Resources has received planning approval for its Dubbo zirconia project in New South Wales.

Sirius and Independence to merge

Sirius and Independence to merge

Independence Group will acquire Sirius Resources in a deal that values Sirius at $A1.8 billion.

Lake Johnston restart feasible

Lake Johnston restart feasible

Study confirms restarting operations at Poseidon Nickel's Lake Johnston project is feasible.

Aid policy shift to boost industry

Aid policy shift to boost industry

A shift in federal aid policy could yield new African opportunities for the Australian resources sector.

Gulf secures $20M smelter deal

Gulf secures $20M smelter deal

Gulf Minerals has secured funding for the first stage of developed its Indonesian manganese smelter.

Federal approval for Kintyre

Federal approval for Kintyre

Cameco and Mitsubishi Development's Kintyre uranium project in Western Australia gets go-ahead.

Switch flicked on Antam furnace

Switch flicked on Antam furnace

Australian-listed Indonesian ferronickel player Antam has advanced its Pomalaa expansion project.

BHP pushes back 290Mtpa target

BHP pushes back 290Mtpa target

BHP Billiton has lifted its full-year iron ore guidance, but deferred some spending at Port Hedland.

Base metals

22 APR 2015
Aurelia scores big

Aurelia scores big

Aurelia Metals has increased its Hera gold-lead-zinc project resource estimate by 32%.