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Fraser Range explored after IGO's discovery

Independence Group’s major copper-zinc discovery has influenced companies to explore the Fraser Range.

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Cobham and OZ Minerals secure contract

Fourteen flights will take place each week between Adelaide, Port Augusta and Carrapateena for three years after Cobham Aviation Services secured another contract with OZ Minerals.

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Mine life no crisis for Kanowna Belle

The 25-year-old Kanowna Belle gold mine is on track for “a mid-life crisis at 40” according to Northern Star Resources Executive Chairman Bill Beament, who said the Kalgoorlie gold operation has years left to run.

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BHP makes $529m deal with ATO

BHP has struck a $529 million deal with the Australian Taxation Office to settle a transfer pricing dispute over its Singapore marketing operations.

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Pilgangoora lithium mine puts ‘WA in box seat’

A multi-million dollar mining operation has fired up in the Pilbara region.

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Coolgardie Minerals thinks outside the box

Coolgardie Minerals is not your average gold float.

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industry insight

E-waste drives ‘urban mining’

Mineral processing has become a hot topic in Australia in recent times, as rapid development in

Products & Technology

A window to improved efficiency

Kicking off the augmented reality revolution in 2012, Google Glass was the inspiration for an entire industry.

People & Projects

Turning over a gold leaf

Underexplored and highly prospective, South Australia’s Gawler Craton has long drawn interest from those interested in tapping its mineral

Occupational Health and Safety

Safety technologies: what planet are we on?

For decades researchers have reported the difficulties workers encounter when identifying risks and controls in the field. In response, miners have



Going for gold

Assuming the reigns of the World Gold Council (WGC) in January 2009 amidst the worst global economic collapse since the Great Depression, Aram Shishmanian knew he was in for an interesting ride.

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