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Carnegie Wave Energy up on Sri Lankan agreement

Carnegie Wave Energy has signed a memorandum of understanding with a Sri Lankan company for commercial wave and microgrid projects in the country.

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Contractor fined over worker death at Woodie...

A Chidlow-based contractor has been fined $110,000 over the death of an employee in 2015.

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Fotios takes stake in RNI

Perth mining executive Michael Fotios has continued his investment spree, by taking a 7 per cent stake in RNI for $1.2 million.

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Frydenberg defends focus on renewables

The federal energy minister has defended linking his concerns about the stability of renewable energy with South Australia's power outage, which was caused by strong winds and lightning damaging supply infrastructure.

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SA blackout paralyses Whyalla steelworks

South Australia's Whyalla steelworks has been crippled by the statewide blackout caused by severe storms and operators are now racing to restore power to save further costly damage and production losses.

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Echo launches $38.9m bid for Metaliko

Gold hopeful Echo Resources has launched a $38.9 million takeover of Metaliko Resources in a move which could lead to the restart of the Bronzewing processing plant.

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industry insight

Not the time to cut back on training

Further exploration has been touted as the key to sustaining Australia’s mining industry success for

Products and Technology

Innovation unearthing new tools

The Australian mining industry is one of the lowest cost mining operations in the world, thanks to a highly skilled workforce and world-leading technologies. 

People and projects

Building global familiarity

The Dubbo Zirconia Project in central-west New South Wales has been a million years in the making. A direct result of volcanic activity that left behind volcanic vents

occupational health and safety

Your say on safety reforms 

The State Government is seeking worker’s input into new safety reforms for mining, petroleum and major hazard facilities (MHFs) in WA.


The iSeekPlant podcast

National Mining Chronicle caught up with iSeekPlant CEO Sally McPherson to discuss her company's equipment hire tool, the state of the mining industry and innovation in the sector.

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