coal mining

Whitehaven given green light for Vickery extension

The Federal Government has approved Whitehaven Coal’s Vickery extension project in New South Wales, which will see an additional 135 …
Cadia

Newcrest to tap into copper potential

Newcrest managing director and chief executive officer Sandeep Biswas has flagged the importance of copper to the company’s portfolio as …
uranium market

Uranium price hits nine-year high

Uranium futures spiked to $US48.55 ($66.16) per pound (lb) on Wednesday, the highest price since 2012 as the market anticipates …
Lithium

Pilbara Minerals spodumene price surges in latest sale

Pilbara Minerals has almost doubled the price of its spodumene concentrate after completing a second auction through its battery materials …

Copper, gold surge excites miners

By Anthony Fensom  Strong market conditions for two key commodities mined by ASX-listed companies are set to spark an increase …
Century

New Century plots expansion at Century mine

New Century Resources has taken an important step towards the development of in-situ operations at the Century zinc mine in …
Nickel

Panoramic prepares Savannah for first shipment

Panoramic Resources has stockpiled more than half of the ore needed at the Savannah nickel operations in Western Australia for …
gold mining

OceanaGold resumes gold shipments from Didipio

OceanaGold’s restart of the Didipio mine in the Philippines is running ahead of schedule with $25 million of copper-gold concentrate …

Iron ore decline hits Port Hedland

Port Hedland’s exports have dropped to six-month lows in August amid weakening iron ore prices and simmering demand from China.
Poseidon

Poseidon to restart Black Swan with $22 million concentrator overhaul

Poseidon Nickel will refurbish a 1.1-million-tonne-per-annum concentrator as part of its restart of the Black Swan nickel project in Western …
hard rock mining

Santos to create $21bn company with Oil Search

Santos has confirmed it intends to merge with Oil Search to create a $21 billion entity that will sustain both companies in the wake of a low carbon future.
gold mining

Gold explorers and producers find their feet

The gold industry has started to settle following record highs amid the initial outbreaks of COVID-19 in 2020, but what’s …