NSW threatens to go nuclear

NSW threatens to go nuclear

A suggestion of using small modular reactors in NSW has people hot under the collar.

Power / Remote power

04 JUNE 2021
Caterpillar buying Minetec for US$14M

Caterpillar buying Minetec for US$14M

Caterpillar seen as the best way forward for Minetec's development.

Downer lands Olympic Dam shutdown contract

Downer lands Olympic Dam shutdown contract

Contract covers two work packages including specialist welding.

Maintenance

12 MAY 2021
Future of work partnership

Future of work partnership

Creating training opportunities for up to 1000 Australians.

Investment

30 MARCH 2021
Power for Jabiru

Power for Jabiru

NT government has awarded EDL a build, own and operate contract.

Power / Remote power

15 FEBRUARY 2021
Boss takes finance steps

Boss takes finance steps

Discussions started with global lenders.

Development

02 FEBRUARY 2021
Last call for Ranger

Last call for Ranger

With processing finished ERA will move to decommission the processing plant.

Going nuclear

Going nuclear

Nuclear may be a power option for remote mines.

Power / Remote power

14 DECEMBER 2020
Coarse rejection at Olympic Dam

Coarse rejection at Olympic Dam

Research consortium brought in to examine the deployment of pre-concentration techniques.

Operational Excellence

30 OCTOBER 2020
Alliance bringing in the big Fokkers

Alliance bringing in the big Fokkers

Jets expected to reduce costs for both Olympic Dam and Alliance.

Transport

22 OCTOBER 2020
Olympic Dam expansion shelved again

Olympic Dam expansion shelved again

Better understanding of ore variability drove decision.

Development

20 OCTOBER 2020
Ranger on route to closure

Ranger on route to closure

ERA has already spent $642 million since 2012 on rehabilitation activities at Ranger.