Tag - MINING

Allan Kelly Riversgold

Metal mining company sued for termination pay

A former director is taking a precious metal resource company, which he helped found, to court over entitlements he believes are owing. Allan Kelly is suing Riversgold for $121,000 he claims should...

BGC Contracting Ramone Gold Project

Firm wins first gold mining contract in 10 years

A national mining and construction firm has secured gold mining work for the first time in a decade. BGC Contracting recently won a $30 million contract for Northern Star Resources’ Ramone Gold...

Lucas Dow Adani Australia

Coal ban bill ‘dangerous’ says mining giant

New rules that ban coal mining in Central Queensland would bring great uncertainty to the state’s economy, a mining executive has warned. Adani Mining chief executive Lucas Dow said at a March...

Sunshine Coast operations

Electricity supplier goes on hiring spree

A local electricity supplier has added eight new staff to its Sunshine Coast operations. Locality Planning Energy (LPE) annnounced the new appointments as the company presses ahead with products and...

capital raising

Metal miner announces $3M capital raising

Capricorn Metals is raising $3 million on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). The deal involves offering existing and eligible shareholders the opportunity to participate in a Share Purchase...

What Was Learned From The Beaconsfield Mine Disaster

One mine disaster in Australia could have been much worse and there were lessons learned that are applied today to prevent a re-occurrence. In 2006 a small earthquake created a disaster for miners at...