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BHP deal a fillip for Mincor’s nickel restart

Mincor Resources has taken a major step towards restarting its Kambalda nickel operations after the company re-engaged with its former long-term offtake partner BHP’s Nickel West to sign a term sheet covering a five-year supply deal.

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Kalium Lakes secures $102m debt funding

Kalium Lakes has firmed further as Australia’s first sulphate of potash producer after pencilling in $102 million in debt funding for its Beyondie project 160km south-east of Newman.

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Thiess wins $1.7b contract

Thiess has secured a $1.7 billion contract at Debswana Diamond Company’s Jwaneng Mine Cut 9 project in Botswana.

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BHP autonomous trucks collide at Jimblebar

Two autonomous trucks collided at a BHP iron ore mine in the Pilbara at the weekend in an accident blamed on wet weather.

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BCI moves a step closer to finalising project

BCI Minerals has signed up GR Engineering to prepare its Mardie salt and potash project for an investment decision early next year.

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Pilbara Minerals looks to South Korean investment

Pilbara Minerals has made a step towards investing in the downstream processing of its lithium in South Korea.

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industry insight

Industry pulls out the stops to attract workers

As a potential skills shortage in Western Australia threatens to delay the progress of the

Products & Technology

Goldcorp drops diesel, goes electric

Goldcorp has opted for electric vehicles at its Borden underground gold mine in Ontario, Canada, hoping to deliver environmental, health, safety and economic

People & Projects

Changing the exploration game

“No matter who you are, most of the smartest people work for someone else.”

Occupational Health and Safety

Automate to stay ahead

Automation is leading the way in the global mining industry, keeping workers safe while increasing efficiency and productivity.


The final frontier

Dubbed the most hostile environment on earth, the deep ocean is a vast and daunting place.

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