Hancock keen to get Corunna Downs started

EIGHT months after she took control of Atlas Iron, Gina Rinehart and her company Hancock Prospecting has asked Western Australia’s Environmental Protection Authority for approval to develop Atlas’ Corunna Downs iron ore project in the Pilbara.

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The Pilbara Ghost bat

Corunna Downs will comprise five open pits with 23.3 million tonnes of iron ore to be mined above the water table for a six-year spell at a rate of 5 million tonnes per annum.