Another Ravensthorpe nickel mine opens

THE Ravensthorpe nickel laterite operation on Western Australia’s southeast coast has had a chequered history since BHP developed the A$2.2 billion dollar mine in 2008 and walked away after just eight months, however, another phase for the mine has begun.

Another Ravensthorpe nickel mine opens Another Ravensthorpe nickel mine opens Another Ravensthorpe nickel mine opens Another Ravensthorpe nickel mine opens Another Ravensthorpe nickel mine opens

One of the Shoemaker-Levy pits being charged for blasting.

WA mines minister Bill Johnson and First Quantum Minerals executive chairman Philip Pascall were on hand on November 18 to mark the start-up of the Shoemaker-Levy mine, which is expected to provide