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KCGM Super Pit gold mine

Contract extended for precious metal mine in WA

A diversified mining services company has received a contract extension for one of the biggest open-pit precious metal mines in Western Australia. Multiple positions are available. Ausdrill recently...

TerraCom Blair Athol Coal Mine

$93.1m mine reopening creates 100+ jobs in CQ

A multinational resource company will create hundreds of jobs within weeks when it re-opens a Central Queensland mine. A subsidiary of TerraCom Resources has secured regulatory approval to resume...

Andys Earthmovers

Major contract awarded for part of a $640m metal mine

A contractor committed to providing the best possible earth-moving solutions has won a major tender for part of a $640 million metal project in northwest Queensland. Bendigo-based Andy’s Earthmovers...

Origin Energy gas

Energy giant cops $1.68b loss blaming oil prices

One of the nation’s largest energy producers is fuming about low oil prices that caused the company to lose $1.68 billion after tax in the first half of the financial year. Origin Energy blames...

Ensham Resources

Engineering company sued $2m after mine accident

A diversified services company is facing a near $2 million workplace accident lawsuit in Central Queensland. A young boilermaker is suing contractor UGL Operations and Maintenance after suffering a...

Iron ore

Iron ore price rally brings good news for miners

The good news keeps coming for the mining sector, as commodity prices continue to jump to levels not seen in years. The Steel Index recently recorded iron ore prices having soared beyond the US$90 a...

Heavy machinery procured at $896m coal project in SQ

An innovative energy technologies supplier has been procured at an $896 million coal project in Queensland’s Darling Downs region. A diesel and natural gas hybrid truck developed by Mine Energy...

$5bn federal funding could be used for clean coal

A Central Queensland Senator is proposing part of $5 billion in Federal Government funding be made available for clean coal projects. Rockhampton-based The Hon Matthew Canavan (pictured) recently...

Work begins on $3m+ mining project in midwest

An independent metal producer is proceeding with its proposed mining project in Western Australia’s Mid-West worth more than $3 million, potentially creating thousands of jobs. Mount Gibson...