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BGC takes on $114m Qld mine jobs

  The Buckeridge family’s BGC Contracting has won $114 million in work at two Queensland mining projects.

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Northern Star's profit surges 65pc

Northern Star Resources has posted an unaudited 65 per cent surge in full-year profit to a record $151.4 million.

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Ramelius to raise $25m in placement

  Ramelius Resources has confirmed a $25 million capital raising via a placement at a discounted 50 cents a share.

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S2 Resources leaps on $12.1m raising

  Shares in S2 Resources have jumped after the company confirmed a $12.1 million raising to ramp-up exploration at its gold projects.

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Newcrest meets FY output guidance

Newcrest Mining has scraped into meeting its full year production guidance, despite posting lower output in the June quarter as it continued to struggle with disruptions at various operations.

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S2 set to raise more cash

  Shares in S2 Resources have been placed in a trading halt pending an announcement about a capital raising.

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Australis makes steady ASX debut

The stock was trading at 25.5 cents at 10.25am, up half a cent on its 25 cent issue price.

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industry insight

Gold rush 2.0

A shining light in the mining sector is quite literally – gold.

Products and Technology

Tech no substitute 

Rio Tinto says technology is no substitute for people, despite the unveiling of its Mine of the Future plan with remote operated trucks, automated drilling and driverless

People and projects

Overseas prospects could secure lifeline

To survive a downturn a business can simply cut costs and become as lean as possible, but to thrive through a dip in the cycle (or a more permanent downward

occupational health and safety

Fatigue alert

Workers are being urged to be mindful of fatigue, which can increase the risk of workplace incidents due to lowered alertness and slower reaction



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.