Boart Longyear's figures improve but the company has still made a loss.
Big changes may be afoot for drilling technology and services provider.
Iron ore price increased helped bottom line too.
20% dip in value
Production and profits up
$229.8 million loss for the 12 months to June
“The strong earnings result reflects the successful implementation of the company’s growth strategy to...
43% decrease in revenues
Tough time for nickel miners
Record after-tax profit of $A92.2 million
An improvement on last year
Impairments are vicious things