Author - Richard Szabo

Richard Szabo is an award-winning journalist with more than 12 years' experience in news writing at mainstream and niche media organizations. He has a specialty in mining and business reporting.

Martinus Rail

New contract awarded for part of a $21B coal project

An infrastructure company has won the latest tender for part of a controversial $21 billion mining project in Central Queensland. Martinus Rail recently secured the rail contract for Adani...


Tender awarded for part of a $3.8B metal project

An integrated services contractor has won a contract for part of a metal project in Western Australia’s Pilbara region worth US$2.6 billion (A$3.8B). MACA recently secured the bulk earthworks...

Golding Contractors

Contract awarded for Bowen Basin mine

A civil engineering company has won the tender for a coal mine in Central Queensland’s Bowen Basin region. A subsidiary of NRW Holdings recently secured the civil works contract for BHP...

CFMEU fair deal

Mine bosses urged to own up to unsafe work practices

Work safety in the industry will not improve significantly unless mine operators take responsibility for the safety of their workplaces, an industry leader has warned. Construction, Forestry...

Bloomfield Collieries

2040 coal mine extension approved in Central NSW

A coal mine in Central New South Wales has received a major lifeline with a further two decades granted to operate. The Premier State’s Independent Planning Commission (IPC) recently decided to...

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