Newmont Goldcorp today announced that the Quecher Main project at Yanacocha in Peru achieved commercial production safely, ahead of schedule and under budget. 

BHP Senior Executive Sundeep Singh has used a global mining conference in Melbourne to champion the company’s commitment to sustainability, but the message struggled to get heard over chants of protesters.

A pioneering automation company with its roots in Kalgoorlie-Boulder is hoping a recent trial allowing operators to drive underground machinery remotely will inspire customers to embrace its technology.

Iluka Resources, the world’s largest producer of zircon announced it was considering a demerger of an asset that earns royalties from a BHP Group iron ore operation - Mining Area C (MAC).

Geraldton Mayor Shane Van Styn said employment opportunities in the Western Australia’s Mid-West could soar with the announcement of a potential new Vanadium processing plant.

Western Australian nickel company St George Mining has announced significant results from ongoing exploration programmes at its flagship Mt Alexander Project.

Accenture Australia and New Zealand Natural Resources Lead Ann Burns has used her keynote speech at IMARC 2019 to question delegates on their uptake of digital transformation programs. 

Speaking at the International Mining and Resources Conference in Melbourne, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety Director General David Smith said WA was a mining and energy powerhouse.

The first phase of RC drilling at Hutch’s Find in the Tanami region of WA has been completed with assay results expected next month.

Mining companies will be favoured in a major release of ground for gold exploration by the Victorian Government if they demonstrate a commitment to engaging with traditional owners.

Mining giant BHP is ploughing $20 million into a world-first research partnership with the Telethon Kids Institute to help Aboriginal children in WA.