The pace and scale of change in the international resources sector comes as no surprise to most mining professionals across the globe. 

Breaker Resources Boss Tom Sanders said the company is looking at ways of bridging the divide from being an explorer to a mid-tier gold miner.

Comet Resources has appointed an experienced team for graphite test work at its high-grade Springdale project.

Big miners’ profits will not survive if they simply pay lip service to the social and environmental toll of resource extraction, with the “social value” of a business decision increasingly important to a company’s long-term future, according to BHP. 

The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety has granted Ramelius Resources a clearing permit at the Greenfinch open pit project in WA.

Rio Tinto has awarded mining and utilities services company Cape a contract valued at approximately $12 million for work on Robe Valley. 

The woman at the forefront of the resources technology revolution has a dream — a completely automated mining process that not only increases productivity but makes operations safer.

Rising Pilbara-based lithium producer Pilbara Minerals has won the emerging exporter category at the WA Industry and Export Awards, an honour handed to an enterprise in any industry sector, which has been exporting goods or services for three years or less.

Gateway Mining is edging closer to reviving a long-forgotten mining hub in the northern Goldfields after this week announcing a maiden resource estimate at its Gidgee gold project near Wiluna.

A long-mooted vanadium-titanium project near Sandstone could get a kickstart after proponent Neometals signed an agreement with a Chinese research group to develop the mine.

BHP is investigating an incident at Port Hedland on Saturday in which four carriages on one of its iron ore trains were dislodged during car dumping operations.