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.

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

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.

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

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

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

One of Western Australia’s richest men is on a collision course with the State Government over plans for an iron ore mine in the Goldfields after the environment watchdog gave the proposal a red light.

BHP has begun early work on its US$3.2 ($4.2) billion South Flank project which is expected to create several hundred construction jobs.

Brierty’s bank has given the embattled company a lifeline that depends on getting its biggest contract reinstated. 

Iluka Resources plans to put its Hamilton mineral separation plant in Victoria on care and maintenance status resulting in an $150 million pre-tax impairment charge in its half-year accounts. 

Atlas Iron has been forced to shelve plans for the development of the $53 million Corunna Downs project, just two months after Managing Director Cliff Lawrenson said the falling iron ore price posed no risk to the project in the short term.