Export sales hit a record

Export sales hit a record

Iron ore leading the way, gold a bolter but coal takes a hit.

Operational Excellence

28 SEPTEMBER 2020
Approval conundrum forming

Approval conundrum forming

Federal involvement in development could complicate project approvals.

Development

24 SEPTEMBER 2020
CMEWA trying to soften hard border

CMEWA trying to soften hard border

Fears of looming skills shortage driving border talks.

Development

10 SEPTEMBER 2020
BHP favouring WA workers

BHP favouring WA workers

Looking to preference WA workers for new hires.

Operational Excellence

09 SEPTEMBER 2020
Lithium booster

Lithium booster

Lithium has bright future but lobby groups believe government support is needed.

Investment

21 AUGUST 2020
Palmer play no state agreement threat

Palmer play no state agreement threat

Industry supports government's legislative fix.

Development

13 AUGUST 2020
Miners in need

Miners in need

An extra 8049 workers will be needed to boost the 120,000-odd workforce to meet peak recovery demand...

Sustainability

10 AUGUST 2020
Feds give exploration fillip

Feds give exploration fillip

Put another $125 million into the Exploring for the Future program.

Exploration

23 JUNE 2020
WA wants eastern states FIFO workers to stay

WA wants eastern states FIFO workers to stay

Sweeteners on offer including Building Bonus grants and mortgage assistance.

Logistics

09 JUNE 2020
Edgar Basto to head BHP Minerals Australia

Edgar Basto to head BHP Minerals Australia

Basto confirmed as BHP Minerals Australia boss.

Sustainability

22 MAY 2020
Green fix

Green fix

Act review an opportunity to improve environmental and economic outcomes.

Sustainability

11 MAY 2020
Limited FIFO fallout expected from Virgin administration

Limited FIFO fallout expected from Virgin administration

FIFO services expected to continue for now.

Covid-19

21 APRIL 2020