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
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
Pitt praise in face of coronavirus

Pitt praise in face of coronavirus

Lauds miners and oil and gas players for staying the course on projects.

Covid-19

27 MARCH 2020
Procedures crystallise in COVID-19 response

Procedures crystallise in COVID-19 response

Some clarity is starting to emerge on what procedures miners need to implement.

Covid-19

26 MARCH 2020
Mining COVID-19 response goes national

Mining COVID-19 response goes national

National round table convenes to try and find solutions to COVID-19 problems facing miners.

Covid-19

24 MARCH 2020
BHP to hire 1500

BHP to hire 1500

Hiring 1500 on six-month contracts. Suggestion the number of jobs on offer may rise.

Covid-19

20 MARCH 2020
METS moves on COVID-19

METS moves on COVID-19

Suppliers move to show customers they can mitigate some of the COVID-19 risks.

Sustainability

19 MARCH 2020
NRW for airport fix

NRW for airport fix

NRW to refurbish and upgrade BHP's airport at Olympic Dam.

Logistics

18 MARCH 2020
Transport, communications key industry coronavirus concerns

Transport, communications key industry coronavirus concerns

Working group being created to deal with the issues.

Sustainability

06 MARCH 2020
Regulating automation

Regulating automation

A risk-based assessment model preferred over prescriptive regulation.

Innovation

02 MARCH 2020