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BHP local buying program

Local contractor wins biggest ever local buying tender at metal mine

An Indigenous Australian contracting and mining services company has been awarded the largest single contract through a local buying

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Sir Arvi Parbo

Mining legend dies at the age of 93

One of the mining industry’s biggest contributors died on May 1. Sir Arvi Parbo, who helped found the nation’s aluminium

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BHP South Flank landing sunset

Virus outbreak confirmed at metal mines

A severe infection has been diagnosed several times at two mines owned by a multinational resources giant. Six cases

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Port Hedland Western Australia BHP

Mining giant cops $985M revenue loss from cyclone

A major global resources company has confirmed damage from Tropical Cyclone Veronica will bring up to $985 million in

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Another contract awarded for part of $5B Metal Project

An engineering company has won a second tender for part of a metal project worth more than $5 billion.

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Cyclone Trevor Weipa courtesy of Queensland Police

Miners brace for cyclonic double whammy

Mining giants on both the East and West coasts of the nation are preparing for the worst as cyclones

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CFMEU Mining and Energy protest at BHP in Melbourne 2-19

Number of Queenslanders diagnosed with black lung soars

An industry body mainly representing coal mine workers is devastated to learn the number of Queenslanders diagnosed with black

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BHP South Flank Iron Ore Project

Tender awarded for WA metal project worth over $2B

An integrated engineering and construction group has won a contract at a Western Australian metal project worth more than

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Mining giant’s profit up 90 per cent despite workplace tragedies

An Anglo-Australian multinational mining company has reported a major jump in profit for the second half of 2018, a

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Chinese police armed with a rifle. (Photo credit: Adobe Stock)

Coal orders stop as China orders a freeze on imports

New Australian coal orders are being suspended after China ordered a freeze on further imports. Major buyers in China

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