Saturday 29th Feb, 2020
Metso and Outotec are on the verge of combining into a minerals processing powerhouse. Ben Creagh explores what this, along with Metso’s vision for autonomous mineral processing, means for mining.

Autonomous processing emerges as Metso joins forces with Outotec

Metso and Outotec are on the verge of combining into a minerals processing powerhouse. Ben Creagh explores what this, along…
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Eight Queensland resource projects will now be prohibited from employing a fully fly-fin fly-out (FIFO) workforce, in order to support local jobs.

QLD Gov funds unprecedented exploration activity

A record number of companies have been awarded State Government funding to discover new economy minerals in North West Queensland….
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Saint Elmo vanadium mine declared prescribed project

Hundreds of jobs are set to be created in the Queensland mining industry following the proposed $470 million Saint Elmo…
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By implementing two new Metso HH200 pumps, the Greenfields Mill has been able to almost halve operational costs through simplified labour and equipment.

Pumping up gold production rates at Greenfields Mill

By implementing two new Metso HH200 pumps, the Greenfields Mill has been able to almost halve operational costs through simplified…
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Newmont set to automate trucks in Boddington gold mine

Newmont’s Boddington gold mine in Western Australia will become the world’s first open pit gold mine with an autonomous truck…
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Rio Tinto iron ore operations have restarted in the Pilbara, Western Australia following the aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Damien in Western Australia.

Pilbara production predictions cut following Cyclone Damien

Rio Tinto iron ore operations have restarted in the Pilbara, Western Australia following the aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Damien. The…
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The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released the results of its investigation into the completed acquisition of a 43 per cent stake in cement manufacturer, Adelaide Brighton, by Barro Group.

ACCC clears Barro’s investment in Adelaide Brighton

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released the results of its investigation into the completed acquisition of a…
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Samsung signs deal with Glencore for cobalt supply

Mining company Glencore has signed a five-year agreement with Samsung SDI to supply cobalt hydroxide for the technology firm’s lithium-ion…
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