Bill Johnston

David Michael outside WA's parliament house. Photo courtesy David Michael

Michael new WA mines minister

Lands the ideal portfolio for a minister on the make

08 December 2023

The WA government has put another $220 million into running the Griffin coal mine.

WA govt ignores rescue plan, tips another $220M into Griffin coal mine

Risk mine could have closed immediately, throwing state's main energy grid into chaos

01 December 2023

Bill Johnston speaking at Future of Mining Perth in September.

Bill Johnston leaving WA mines ministry

Leaving cabinet next week.

30 November 2023

 The PM and Minister King in Washington

Critical reset to stay ahead of the game

King said the primary market for rare earths was in defence applications

07 November 2023

The next round of EIS applicants picked.

EIS Round 28 applicants picked

Next round to include geophysics program

18 October 2023

Bill Johnston

MARS launch to help improve WA mining wellbeing

Program to complement recently announced professorial chair in mining work

18 October 2023

Bill Johnston

Mining's future needs protection: Bill Johnston

WA minister for mines trying to strike the balance

30 August 2023

The Enough is Enough report.

One year on from Enough is Enough

Change process underway but it will take time

23 June 2023


Emesent Hovermap riding high on UAVs, robots and automobiles

The underground mapping specialist explores new ways to map the inaccessible


Tackling tailings risk with dewatered solutions

SRK is working to consider dewatered tailings management technology as a risk reduction


Enhanced Safety and Visibility with BlastWeb II Technology

Dyno Nobel’s digital advancements bring a new era of secure underground blasting


Mining hub for services and repairs excellence opens in Karratha

The Karratha Service Centre specialises in delivering OEM-quality repairs and refurbishments

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Monthly Intelligence team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Monthly Intelligence team.


Mining Magazine Intelligence Future Fleets Report 2024

The report paints a picture of the equipment landscape and includes detailed profiles of mines that are employing these fleets


Mining Magazine Intelligence Digitalisation Report 2023

An in-depth review of operations that use digitalisation technology to drive improvements across all areas of mining production


Mining Magazine Intelligence Automation Report 2023

An in-depth review of operations using autonomous solutions in every region and sector, including analysis of the factors driving investment decisions


Mining Magazine Intelligence Exploration Report 2023 (feat. Opaxe data)

A comprehensive review of current exploration rates, trending exploration technologies, a ranking of top drill intercepts and a catalogue of 2022 Initial Resource Estimates and recent discovery successes.