Woodside Energy plans to expand its Pluto LNG plant to increase gas production and make the Pilbara facility a more attractive option for the undeveloped Browse and Scarborough projects.
Fortescue Metals Group has posted a sharp jump in half-year net profit, helped by a rebound in iron prices and lower interest costs.
BHP Billiton has delivered Brendon Grylls more ammunition in the war of words over the Nationals leader’s planned iron ore revenue rise, booking a big lift in profit from its WA iron ore business as the March State Election looms.
Rio Tinto is becoming more reliant on FIFO workers from regional WA as its shaves a workforce that is pumping hundreds of millions of dollars into the country economy.
Surging demand outside of the gold sector for Imdex’s drilling services in the December half-year has provided more evidence of a broadening recovery in mineral commodities.