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Conversation key to FIFO mental health

Mining leaders are being urged to do more to foster support among fly-in, fly-out workers through campaign launched today by suicide prevention organisation R U OK?.

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Barrick puts Super Pit stake on the market

Barrick Gold has put its half of Kalgoorlie’s iconic Super Pit gold mine on the market, finally confirming it intends to complete its exit from Australia.

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Padbury pair face likely corporate bans

Padbury Mining directors Gary Stokes and Terry Quinn face being banned from managing corporations for three years after admitting to breaching disclosure rules.

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Chevron turns to US parent for cash boost

Chevron, struggling to complete construction of more than $100 billion worth of LNG projects in WA, has raised almost $4 billion in new equity from its US parent in just six months to survive its giant cash squeeze.

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MMA flags $140m impairment charges

Struggling oil and gas services company MMA Offshore has warned of a $140 million non-cash impairment on the carrying value of its assets in its full-year results.

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NRW queried over share price surge

NRW Holdings has been hit with another price query from the stock exchange over a spike in the mining and civil contractor’s stock.

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Pacific Energy gets St Barbara contract extension

Shares in Pacific Energy were up sharply after it secured a new eight-year contract with St Barbara.

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industry insight

The positives in the pain

While much of the recent discussion around the commodity price downturn has focused on the doom

Occupational Health and Safety

Prospector Safety in WA's harsh outback 

Stranded man serves as reminder for prospector safety 


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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Dubai mystique

A fusion of culture and heritage awaits in a getaway to Dubai.

Spinach Pie with Feta 

A delicious Greek classic, easy to make with a mouth watering end result.

Fuel your body

Australian pro surfer Sally Fitzgibbons shares her healthy eating tips with Minestyle.

Five minutes with Steve Bisley


We chat with original Mad Max star Steve Bisley on his acting and writing career.