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Argyle mine workers

Hundreds of jobs to end as mine shuts down for good

A multinational resources company is permanently closing down one of its most iconic operations in Western Australia’s Kimberley region. Rio Tinto has begun shutting down its Argyle Diamond...

Whitehaven Coal workers

$700M coal expansion approved

A coal producer has been given the nod to proceed with its $700 million mine extension in New South Wales’ Narrabri region. Whitehaven Coal recently secured Independent Planning Commission...

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...

Mine dust

Mining giant announces $300M dust reduction project

A multinational resources company will significantly remove potentially hazardous airborne particles from its metal mines in Western Australia’s Pilbara region. BHP will spend a further $300...