Exciting results will be released from a joint Australian and South Australian Government project shedding light on the mineral potential of South Australia’s far west.
Cutting-edge geoscience, funded by the WA Government’s Exploration Incentive Scheme (EIS), has sparked new exploration for diamonds in Western Australia’s Kimberley region.
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) announced funding for a pioneering project aiming to turn biosolids from sewage into crude oil.
WA Premier Mark McGowan visited BHP’s South Flank Project in the Pilbara, to turn the sod on the $4.88 billion project.
CIMIC Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, will continue its long-term relationship with OZ Minerals under a new A$112 million contract to provide stockpile rehandle services at Prominent Hill, near Coober Pedy, South Australia.
Australia’s resource and energy export figures are on track to set a new record of $226 billion in 2017–18 – and go even higher in 2018-19– according to an in-depth Government report released.
CIMIC Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has been awarded a new A$480 million contract by QCoal to continue operations at the QCoal Northern Hub located in Queensland’s Bowen Basin, Australia.
CIMIC Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has been awarded a A$225 million contract with BHP Nickel West to provide mining services at the Rocky’s Reward nickel mine in Western Australia.
The BHP Board has approved US$2.9 billion (BHP share; US$3.4 billion 100 per cent) in capital expenditure for the South Flank project in the central Pilbara, Western Australia.
The development of the Rogetta iron ore mine in north-western Tasmania has been approved under national environment law and is set to significantly boost local employment.