Category - Resource Extraction & Processing

Baru Group

Contract awarded for iron ore mine in WA

An Indigenous-owned and operated civil and concrete builder has won a contract at an iron ore mine in Western Australia’s Pilbara region. Baru Group recently secured work on the stackers and...

$1.4B NQ metal project reaches final stage of approval

A gold and base metals mining company has progressed to the final stage of approval for its $1.4 billion exotic metals project in North Queensland. Australian Mines has secured prescribed project...

Inquiry demanded into $300M BHP allegedly owes in taxes

Pressure is mounting for a multinational mining company to face an inquiry into allegations it has not paid millions of dollars in royalties to the Western Australian Government. The Nationals WA are...

Coal export winners revealed

Queensland’s mining industry is kicking goals with record-breaking coal exports for the past year. The latest statistics from Queensland ports show coal exports for calendar 2018 totalled 223 million...

Bright future forecast for lithium industry

Electrifying growth in lithium-ion sales is expected to lift demand for raw minerals used to make batteries, according to a mining and chemical consultancy. Roskill Information Services predicts...

CIMIC’S THIESS SECURES $185M MT ARTHUR COAL CONTRACT

CIMIC Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has secured a A$185 million contract from BHP to provide additional mining services at the Mount Arthur Coal operation in the Hunter Valley...

Better mine rehabilitation for Queensland

 Palaszczuk Government implements next generation laws to ensure large mines across the state are properly rehabilitated #miningnews #qmeb #aprs #QueenslandMining

New Acland Mine blazes new trail in coal processing

New Acland Mine blazes new trail in coal processing New Acland Mine continues to prove itself as an industry leader in mining innovation trialling what could be the first ever Australian coal...

Black Lung

Inquiry hears horrors of black lung disease

A North American expert in black lung has revealed at an inquiry the deadly disease is still killing Queensland coal miners even though authorities thought it was non-existent. United States black...