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Substantial mineralised system at East Lode

Azumah Resources has confirmed the discovery of a major mineralised system at the Bepkong deposit at the Wa Gold Project in Ghana.

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Emeco shares smashed over $90m equipment spend

Shares in Emeco Holdings have lost more than a quarter of their value after the mining equipment supplier surprised investors with plans to spend $90 million updating its fleet.

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Silver Lake and Doray merger ‘fair and reasonable’

The $500 million merger of gold miners Silver Lake Resources and Doray Minerals is a step closer after an independent expert judged the deal to be fair and reasonable.

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Ex-Metals X boss to lead Karlawinda development

Capricorn Metals has secured long-term Metals X boss Warren Hallam to lead the Pilbara gold hopeful.

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Imdex profit lifted 27 per cent

Minerals exploration technology provider Imdex’s interim profit has risen 27 per cent on the back of a growing global minerals sector.

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Monadelphous wins $108 million BHP contract

Monadelphous has won a $108 million contract on BHP’s South Flank iron ore project in the Pilbara that involves about 400 jobs.

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industry insight

Light at the end of the tunnel for drillers

The skills shortage in the drilling industry has been caused by a rise in drill rig utilisation

Products and Technology

New grinders improve efficiency

There has been an influx of new grinding equipment and technology to hit the market in recent times and it can sometimes be difficult for mining producers to keep up with

People and Projects

New pact signals deeper trade ties

Despite Indonesia being Australia’s closest northern neighbour, the trade and investment relationship between the two counties is relatively undeveloped and presents

Occupational Health and Safety

Evolving into a modern, professional industry

The drilling sector is a far cry from what it used to be.


Planning for the whole life of mine

Mining has been a big part of Australia’s history and economic development since the mid-1800s, with the regulatory landscape only beginning to catch up relatively recently, especially when it...

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