Category - Resource Extraction & Processing

QCoal

$1.76B coal mine officially opens in the Bowen Basin

The industry has celebrated the opening of the a new $1.76 billion coal mine in Queensland’s Bowen Basin. Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has congratulated the QCoal Group and JFE Steel...

Thiess

$1.3B contract extended for Bowen Basin coal mine

A multinational mining services company has received an extension for its Central Queensland tender worth $1.3 billion. A subsidiary of CIMIC Group recently secured a six-year contract extension to...

Broadspectrum Millmerran Power Station

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...

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...

Anthony Lynham Annastacia Palaszczuk Rio Tinto

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...