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Breaker Resources raises $10m in placement

Breaker Resources has taken advantage of its recent share price run to raise an extra $10 million.

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Vimy gets nod for early works at Mulga Rock

    Vimy Resources has received special permission to begin preliminary work on its Mulga Rock uranium project in the Goldfields, despite Environment Minister Albert Jacob not yet giving final approval for the project.

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Nickel players surge on Philippine mine closures

  Shares in Western Areas and other WA nickel miners surged this afternoon after the Philippines government flagged fresh mine closures in the wake of environmental audits.

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Resolute to raise $150 in placement

Gold miner Resolute Mining has announced a discounted $150 million placement to fund a lift in production and to ramp-up exploration.

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MOD upbeat on Botswana deposit

  MOD Resources has touted a “substantial” maiden copper/silver resource at a Botswana deposit within six months of discovery.

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Emeco downgraded on merger deal

A ratings agency has given the thumbs down to mining equipment supplier Emeco Holdings' deal to merge with two private contractors, calling it a de facto default on its debt.

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industry insight

Mining’s moisture management

Western Australia’s Pilbara region is renowned for its dry heat, red dirt and the vast commodity riches

Products and Technology

Simulator a gateway to cost reduction

At first glance it looks like an amusement park attraction, but there is a very practical message behind the Emeco simulator to be featured at Diggers & Dealers in

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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