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.

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Hundreds of job openings at $427M mineral mine

A mineral producer is inviting expressions of interest (EOIs) for hundreds of job vacancies at its $427 million rare earths mine in Western Australia’s midwest region. Hastings Technology is...

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Contract awarded for part of $3.5B metal project

A multinational railroad equipment supplier has won the latest tender for part of a $3.5 billion metal project in northwest Australia. The Australian subsidary of Vossloh Tie Technologies recently...

Hastings Technology Yangibana Project

$427M mineral mine on track for approval

A mineral producer has received the tentative green light for its $427 million rare earths mine in Western Australia’s midwest region. The WA Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) recently...

Fortescue Metals Group jobs

$1.7B mine recommended for approval

An Australian metal producer has received the in-principle nod to proceed with its $1.7 billion iron ore project in Western Australia. The State Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) is...

Core Lithium workers

$73m metal project approved in Top End

A diversified resources developer has been given the nod for a $73 million exotic metals project in the Top End. The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) recently...

Whitehaven Coal workers

More details revealed for $1B Bowen Basin mine

An emerging force in the industry has revealed more details on its $1 billion coal project in Queensland’s Bowen Basin. Draft terms of reference have been released for the environmental impact...

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Coal and metal mining job opportunities soar

There are now more chances of finding work at Queensland mines than at the same time last year, new figures have revealed. The latest labour force data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics shows...

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