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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...

Civmec workers

Contract awarded for part of $21B coal project

A Mackay construction company has won the latest tender for part of a $21 billion mining development in Central Queensland’s Galilee Basin. A subsidiary of DRA Global recently secured the Coal...

Whitehaven Coal workers

Coal mine charged with taking water without a licence

An emerging mining company unlawfully extracted water for years at its coal operation in northern New South Wales, authorities said. Whitehaven Coal is accused of taking water without an access...