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Peabody Energy coal

Microwaving coal produces surprising results

Scientists have discovered that exposing ordinary coal powder to electromagnetic radiation can turn it into a valuable crystalline conductor. The University of Wyoming recently discovered heating up...

Malabar Resources

$509M coal mine approved for development

An independent resources company has received the nod to proceed with a new $509 million underground coal operation in New South Wales’ Hunter Valley. The NSW Independent Planning Commission...

MACH Energy

Contract awarded for coal mine

A mineral processing company won a new tender for a coal operation in New South Wales’ Upper Hunter region. A subsidiary of CIMIC Group recently secured the operations and maintenance services...

BHP Operations Services worker

Mining giant announces thousands of new jobs

A multinational resources company promises to hire thousands of new employees and no experience is necessary. BHP will invest nearly $800 million in recruiting 3500 new apprentices and trainees of...

Pembroke Resources

Hiring spree begins for $1B coal project

A coal producer is starting to recruit workers for its $1 billion development in Central Queensland’s Bowen Basin. Pembroke Resources is accepting early registrations from jobseekers for its Olive...

Mount Owen Coal Mine

$340M contract awarded for coal mine

A global mining services company has won an extension for its work at a coal operation in New South Wales’ Hunter Valley. A subsidiary of CIMIC Group recently secured another 18 months of work...

Barminco

$200M contract awarded for metal mine

A hard rock underground mining company has won the $200 million tender for a metal operation in Western Australia’s Goldfields-Esperance region. A subsidiary of Perenti Group recently secured...

Thiess

Hiring spree begins at Central Qld coal mine

A global mining services company has launched a major recruitment drive for a coal operation in Central Queensland. Thiess is looking for more workers after winning a full-service mining contract...

Hydrogen peroxide processing diagram

Hair bleach mineral processing works says study

A pale blue liquid commonly used to dye hair can help extract precious metals as effectively as conventional resource extraction methods, according to new research. A Curtin University study has...

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