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Category - Resource Extraction & Processing

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...

Beaconsfield Mine and Heritage Centre

Collapsed mine will reopen under new management

A precious metal operation has been sold after it was shut down for years following a deadly collapse in Tasmania’s West Tamar area. NQ Minerals has completely acquired BCD Resources’...

Victorian Earth Resources

Government lifts ban on new gas projects

Onshore conventional gas developments are making a comeback after Victoria decided to stop prohibiting activity across the Garden State. The State Legislative Council recently approved the Petroleum...

Alcoa workers

Contract awarded for multiple metal operations

A mining project delivery company has won the tender for a number of bauxite operations across Victoria and Western Australia. Worley recently secured the services contract for Alcoa of...