Research raises tailings concerns

Research raises tailings concerns

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

Another year at MAC for Babylon

Another year at MAC for Babylon

Babylon and BHP extend their partnership at MAC.

Natural resources

07 APRIL 2020
WA miners rolling with FIFO punches

WA miners rolling with FIFO punches

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

Covid-19

07 APRIL 2020
Rio rolls out new roster for Pilbara ops

Rio rolls out new roster for Pilbara ops

Rio Tinto reduces swings to combat COVID-19.

Covid-19

06 APRIL 2020
WA hardens its border

WA hardens its border

Move means stricter rules for FIFO workers.

Covid-19

02 APRIL 2020
Homemade hand sanitiser

Homemade hand sanitiser

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

Covid-19

02 APRIL 2020
RFDS rattling tin for coronavirus fight

RFDS rattling tin for coronavirus fight

Chasing $15 million to deal with the virus crisis in WA.

Covid-19

02 APRIL 2020
Forrest uses iron ties to secure medical supplies

Forrest uses iron ties to secure medical supplies

Minderoo and FMG have secured about 90t of medical supplies for WA.

Covid-19

01 APRIL 2020
Mineral Resources grows iron ore footprint

Mineral Resources grows iron ore footprint

Also involves funding to extend the Iron Valley operation.

Development

01 APRIL 2020
Drivers relocate to help BHP trains stay on time

Drivers relocate to help BHP trains stay on time

Rail workers moved to WA to help keep the BHP trains running.

Covid-19

01 APRIL 2020
WA bracing for further FIFO restrictions

WA bracing for further FIFO restrictions

WA government expected to call for a hard border closure, essentially stopping interstate FIFO.

Covid-19

30 MARCH 2020
Cyclones damage Mount Gibson production

Cyclones damage Mount Gibson production

Company secured biosecurity approval for its staff to continue to fly into Koolan Island.

Transport

30 MARCH 2020