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Pipe deal super close

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is closing in on a six-figure deal with Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines to supply greywater to the Super Pit after writing off an almost $900,000 debt from the company that previously supplied the gold mine.

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More driverless trucks as FMG chases productivity

Fortescue Metals Group has outlined plans to boost the number of driverless trucks at its mines in the next financial year.

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BHP tells WA firms to earn South Flank work

Local businesses vying for work on BHP’s $4.2 billion South Flank iron ore project in the Pilbara need to demonstrate they can add value, says the mining giant’s Australian Minerals President Mike Henry.

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CEFC becomes main investor in Pilbara Minerals

The Federal Government’s Clean Energy Finance Corporation has revealed it has backed aspiring lithium miner Pilbara Minerals with a $20 million investment.

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US$530 ($700) million contract win for BGC at NW...

BGC Contracting has snared a US$530 ($700) million mining and equipment maintenance services contract lost by Downer EDI at a NSW coal mine.

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Eastern Goldfields is Fotios’ top focus

Veteran Perth dealmaker Michael Fotios is looking forward to getting back to his true passion — exploration.

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industry insight

Innovation Nation

A report commissioned by the Minerals Council of Australia and released by Deloitte Access

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Products and Technology

Gap delivers on GET detection

A new technology developed by Gap Explosive Ordnance Detection (Gap EOD) is helping organisations detect deep buried material in magnetite stockpiles, a solution to a

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People & Projects

Mine rehabilitation and closure made easier

Mine rehabilitations and closures command significant industry attention, yet despite this, the task of accessing knowledge relating to the two has

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Occupational Health & Safety

New helmets offer protection, comfort

Welding Industries of Australia (WIA) has released two auto-darkening welding helmets.

interview

Friction key to safe haul road operations

When the lifeblood of a mine is an ever-changing and potentially hazardous network of unsealed haul roads, how do you provide a safe working environment and maintain an efficient and prosperous...

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