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Driver dies at Rio Tinto Paraburdoo mine

A haul pack crash at an iron ore mine in the Pilbara has resulted in the death of a worker overnight.

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Gold Road Resources boss bows out

Gold Road Resources Managing Director Ian Murray will retire from the aspiring gold miner next month after 10 years at the helm with AngloGold Ashanti’s Duncan Gibbs tapped as his replacement.

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Drilling demand up

Swick Mining Services Managing Director Kent Swick said the drilling industry is heading towards a boom as mining companies reinvest in the sector after the downturn.

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Lithium leads the charge for Mineral Resources...

Mineral Resources has capped off an eventful year by posting a 35 per cent hike in annual profit to $272 million.

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Vanadium surge opens window for Windimurra

Indonesian billionaire Anthoni Salim looks set to finally enjoy a big payday from his long-held investment in Atlantic, owner of the cursed Windimurra vanadium project near Mt Magnet.

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Barrick still open to Kalgoorlie Super Pit offers

Canadian gold giant Barrick is keeping the door open to selling its half-stake in the Super Pit, with Barrick Chairman John Thornton telling investors in North America it still planned to sell its non-core assets.

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Great expectations

Lang Hancock, the man responsible for discovering the Pilbara’s enormous iron ore deposits, undoubtedly left an extraordinary legacy.

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