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Atlas Iron

Tender awarded for part of $53M metal project

An integrated services contractor has won a contract for part of a $53 million metal development in Western Australia’s Pilbara region. MACA recently secured the road works package for Atlas...

Saracen Minerals

Contract awarded for multiple metal mines

A construction engineering company has won the tender for multiple precious metal operations in Western Australia’s Goldfields-Esperance region. SRG Global recently won the drill and blast...

APLNG

Unprecedented gas project approved in southern Qld

One of the nation’s first fuel exploration developments for domestic use has received some regulatory approval in Queensland’s Western Downs region. The Queensland Department of Natural...

Glencore Mount Owen Complex

Major coal mine expansion approved

Authorities have given the nod for a mineral producer to proceed with a coal project in New South Wales’ Hunter region. The NSW Independent Planning Commission (NSW IPC) recently approved...

Primary Gold

Metal operation secures initial approval to reopen

An exploration company has been given the tentative green light to revive a shelved precious metal mine in Northern Australia. The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) has...

Equinor

$200M offshore petrochemical project cancelled

A $200 million offshore oil development has reached a dead end even though it already had regulatory approval. Norway-headquartered Equinor blamed a lack of profitability for forcing it to pull out...

Silver Lake Resources

New contract awarded for metal operation

An underground mining company has won another tender for a precious metal operation in Western Australia’s Kalgoorlie-Boulder region. A subsidiary of Macmahon Holdings was recently offered a...

Woodside workers

Early work begins on $16B gas project

A partnership between a multinational mining company and an oil and gas producer has started feasibility work on a new $16 billion gas development off the shore of Western Australia. A joint venture...