A group of coal miners are appealing a Queensland Supreme Court ruling that found Aurizon was within its rights to charge extra fees for upgraded rail links to a Queensland port.

Pilbara Minerals will stage the $231 million expansion of its Pilgangoora lithium project to lower the upfront capital required and give customers time to ramp up their chemical processing capabilities.

Mining giant Rio Tinto has agreed to provide funding for the cleanup of its controversial Ranger uranium mine in the Northern Territory owned by its subsidiary, but in a way that would greatly increase its stake in the company.

Fortescue Metals Group has forecast stronger iron ore shipments in 2020, but also flagged higher costs as it ramps up production to meet demand from China, its largest market.

Kalium Lakes has announced a $72 million capital raising for the balance of the funds it needs to develop its Beyondie potash project, 160km south-east of Newman.

The father of a Pilbara mine site worker who committed suicide has backed Kalgoorlie-Boulder’s stand on companies’ gravitation towards fly-in, fly-out work.

Vast, rich in resources and full of potential, the north of the nation took centre stage at the Developing Northern Australia Conference in Karratha.

Alcoa is doing its bit to help the environment by supporting National Tree Day. 

Newmont Goldcorp Corporation has appointed Tom Palmer as its new President and Chief Executive Officer. 

Altura Mining’s key shareholder Ningbo Shanshan will increase its stake and invest US$15.6 ($22.4) million in the ASX-listed Pilbara lithium miner.

BHP is set to unveil a five-year plan to spend $400 million on measures to reduce carbon emissions and tie pay for the group’s executives closer to meeting environmental targets.