Wednesday 15th Aug, 2018

Woodlawn reopening closer as IsaMill arrives

Junior miner Heron Resources says its new IsaMill grinding machine will boost operations at its Woodlawn zinc-copper processing plant near…
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$7m in ballast contracts awarded

The Australian Rail Track Corporation has awarded a pair of new contracts for the supply of ballast and capping for…
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Fenner Dunlop wins Rio conveyor deal

Conveyor supplier Fenner Dunlop has been awarded a permanent contract to provide conveyor maintenance services to Rio Tinto Ports in…
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Iron ore exports up for BHP, Rio

Australia’s two largest iron ore miners, BHP and Rio Tinto, have both reported solid increases in production from their respective…
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OZ Minerals signs Thiess to $112m Prominent Hill deal

Thiess has entered a new $112 million mining services contract at OZ Minerals’ Prominent Hill copper-gold mine south-east of Coober…
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Preferred bidder named to build Parkes-Narromine section of Inland Rail

INLink has been declared the preferred construction contractor for the Inland Rail project’s Parkes to Narromine section, where major works…
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Rio runs first AutoHaul train

Rio Tinto has reported the first official delivery of iron ore by an autonomous train in the Pilbara region, with…
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CSIRO pushes MRI for mining to copper market

CSIRO has paired with the private sector to release a machine it says can help miners quickly sort waste ore…
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