Super Pit's super news

Super Pit's super news

Northern Star and Saracen throw 'engagement party' overlooking the Super Pit.

Development

12 OCTOBER 2020
Super Pit gets new owner

Super Pit gets new owner

First time "Golden Mile" owned by one company in its 125-year history.

Development

06 OCTOBER 2020
Back to the future as Super Pit goes under

Back to the future as Super Pit goes under

KCGM has focused on cutbacks to the pit to provide multiple mining fronts in the past six-months.

Development

18 AUGUST 2020
Northern Star shining

Northern Star shining

Bronzewing buy paying off.

Exploration

13 AUGUST 2020
Gold production falls

Gold production falls

Production decline actually a function of the high gold price.

Sustainability

01 JUNE 2020
Longer rosters for Saracen

Longer rosters for Saracen

Moving to at least three weeks on, three weeks off, to help limit the number of people on site.

Covid-19

27 MARCH 2020
Saracen readying for biggest year yet

Saracen readying for biggest year yet

Time for reflection for growing mid-tier miner.

Operational Excellence

03 FEBRUARY 2020
Super Pit dream team

Super Pit dream team

Beament and Finlayson to lead "new era" of the Super Pit.

Development

18 DECEMBER 2019
Super Pit back in Australian hands

Super Pit back in Australian hands

Two Kalgoorlie School of Mines alumni in charge of the town's iconic gold mine.

Investment

17 DECEMBER 2019
Saracen buys Barrick's Super Pit bit

Saracen buys Barrick's Super Pit bit

With the Super Pit Barrick's only Australian operation it marks its departure from the scene.

Investment

18 NOVEMBER 2019
Newmont pondering Boddington haulage automation

Newmont pondering Boddington haulage automation

Looking to automate its 39 haul trucks using Caterpillar Command.

Super Pit on wrong side of the tracks

Super Pit on wrong side of the tracks

Rail line moved to make room for Super Pit.

Logistics

12 JUNE 2018