Sunday 11th Apr, 2021

Rio Tinto reveals copper-gold discovery

Rio Tinto has released details of a promising copper-gold discovery at the Winu project in the Yeneena Basin of the…
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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.

Barrick launches $25B bid for Newmont

Barrick Gold has officially unveiled an offer to merge with Newmont Mining after several days of anticipation it would make…
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BHP's Western Australian iron ore operations in the Pilbara. Image: BHP

BHP selects iron ore plant construction contractor for its $4.8B Pilbara project

BHP has awarded a plant construction contract for its $4.8 billion iron ore South Flank project in the Pilbara, Western…
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WA grain infrastructure undergoes $16M upgrade

Grain storage infrastructure has been upgraded in the Esperance Zone, Western Australia, following a network investment of $16 million. WA…
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Altura Mining pushes for lithium ramp up with funding boost

Altura Mining is closing in on its target capacity of 220,000 tonnes per year at its flagship project at Pilgangoora,…
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exports

Coal exports help break Australian revenue record in 2018

Australia’s resources exports have delivered a record $248 billion in revenue in 2018, according to Australian Bureau of Statistics data….
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grain

Massive grain harvest breaks CBH records

More than 16.4 million tonnes of grain have been received across Western Australian grain cooperative CBH’s network during the 2018-19…
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lithium processing

New WA strategy to develop battery minerals sector

The Western Australian Government has launched a new strategy to become a world-leading exporter of future battery minerals, materials, technologies…
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Port Hedland. Photo: Southern Cross Maritime

Contract awarded for $33.5M Port Hedland upgrade

A $33.5 million contract has been awarded to replace the Berth 3 deck and fender at the Port of Port…
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