Wednesday 11th Dec, 2019
A major iron ore mine has run a side by side test to find an alternative to its current skirting and was so impressed by one solution, it changed its specifications across the site.

Polyurethane skirting outlasts the competition

A major iron ore mine has run a side by side test to find an alternative to its current skirting…
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The Queensland Government has appointed three additional mine inspectors and another chief inspector as the resources industry responds to recent mine-related tragedies.

New inspectors and safety reset implemented on QLD mines

The Queensland Government has appointed three additional mine inspectors and another chief inspector as the resources industry responds to recent…
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Several Australian industries, including mining, could benefit from big data analysis. Photo: BHP Billiton

BHP’s long-term Pilbara plan approved

BHP’s 50 to 100-year strategic vision for the Pilbara, which includes the creations of tens of thousands of jobs, has…
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Doral buys MZI’s mineral sands mine, saving jobs

MZI Resources has agreed to sell its Keysbrook mineral sands mine in Western Australia to Doral Mineral Sands, securing jobs….
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Cataby mineral sands mine officially opens in WA

A $275 million mineral sands mine has been officially opened and is expected to sustain 600 ongoing jobs over its…
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Rio Tinto has been given the greenlight by the EPA to expand the West Angelas iron ore mine in the Pilbara, Western Australia.

Rio Tinto mine expansion approved by EPA

Rio Tinto has been given the greenlight by the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) to expand the West Angelas iron ore…
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MRC Graphite awards engineering contract on WA operation

Mineral Commodities’ subsidiary MRC Graphite has awarded an early start engineering contract for its Munglinup graphite operations in Western Australia…
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Fosterville Gold Mine to expand, creating new jobs

Victoria’s largest gold mine is set to expand, creating 60 additional jobs during construction of a new cement plant and…
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Rio Tinto’s $2.6B Amrun bauxite mine opens

Rio Tinto’s $2.6 billion Amrun bauxite mine has been officially opened and is set to support hundreds of jobs and…
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