BCC exploring contractor options for Isaac River

BCC exploring contractor options for Isaac River

The scoping study has confirmed positive business case for Stage 1.

Development

13 APRIL 2021
BHP still using banned chemicals at Olympic Dam

BHP still using banned chemicals at Olympic Dam

SA banned fluorinated foams two years ago.

Sustainability

12 APRIL 2021
Tailings innovation focus

Tailings innovation focus

Tailings standard signals start of a change in how the industry looks at tailings.

Tahmoor cops $15K fine for river pollution

Tahmoor cops $15K fine for river pollution

Sampling by the EPA at the time showed that the river close to the discharge had elevated turbidity....

Sustainability

12 APRIL 2021
Cross-member crack cuts cheek

Cross-member crack cuts cheek

The workers were using an incorrect procedure for the task.

Sustainability

12 APRIL 2021
Vanadium hopeful lodges patent

Vanadium hopeful lodges patent

Follows successful pilot project.

Innovation

12 APRIL 2021
Perenti scores $235M in AngloGold contracts

Perenti scores $235M in AngloGold contracts

Work at underground Geita Hill expands contractor's scope.

Development

12 APRIL 2021
Worker suffers electric shock

Worker suffers electric shock

Regulator prompts industry to check electrical systems.

Sustainability

12 APRIL 2021
Engenium going to Stantec

Engenium going to Stantec

Stantec sees Australia as a key geographic area for growth.

Design / Build

09 APRIL 2021
Federal government may intervene to stop Whyalla failing

Federal government may intervene to stop Whyalla failing

Birmingham made no mention of the mines that supply the steelworks, including the Tahmoor colliery.

Investment

09 APRIL 2021
Underground evacuation after compressor fire

Underground evacuation after compressor fire

The compressor was on the mine surface, however, the workforce was withdrawn from underground.

Sustainability

09 APRIL 2021
Carmichael rail line construction disrupted for second day in a row

Carmichael rail line construction disrupted for second day in a row

Police attended and the protest was finished by 9am with the road cleared for movement.

Sustainability

09 APRIL 2021