Articles by Karma Barndon

Simpec WA contracts extended

Simpec WA contracts extended

Simpec picks up contract extensions worth A$5 million

Logistics

02 JUL 2019
Barminco bags Botswana mining contract

Barminco bags Botswana mining contract

Barminco gets a five-year contract in Botswana worth A$800 million (US$556 million)

Development

24 JUN 2019
Heap-leach testing at Olympic Dam

Heap-leach testing at Olympic Dam

Heap-leach trial showing promise at BHP mine

Bortana EV trial at Australian gold mine

Bortana EV trial at Australian gold mine

The EV is custom-made for the harsh environments of Australian mine sites

Fleet

29 MAY 2019
FMG green-lights Queens Valley development

FMG green-lights Queens Valley development

FMG's new Queens Valley mine will produce Kings ore

Development

22 MAY 2019
NRW wins more work at Koodaideri

NRW wins more work at Koodaideri

RCRMT picks up A$18 million supply order with Rio Tinto at Koodaideri

Development

21 MAY 2019
Pure Minerals chooses Lycopodium for TECH lead

Pure Minerals chooses Lycopodium for TECH lead

The 600,000tpa battery materials refinery plant will produce nickel and cobalt sulphates

Mondium to build Greenbushes plant

Mondium to build Greenbushes plant

Mondium will build a new tailings retreatment processing plant at Greenbushes

Design / Build

07 MAY 2019
Hazer process picks up Aussie patent

Hazer process picks up Aussie patent

Hazer Group has beefed up its IP portfolio protection by picking up its first Australian patent

Battery research centre finds home in Western Australia

Battery research centre finds home in Western Australia

WA will host the Future Battery Industries Cooperative Research Centre

Investment

11 APR 2019
BHP goes from FIFO to DIDO

BHP goes from FIFO to DIDO

BHP has announced a range of jobs in the Pilbara that will be drive-in, drive-out

Transport

10 APR 2019
Swick rigs find work in US, Australia

Swick rigs find work in US, Australia

Australian drilling contractor Swick Mining Services is redeploying eight drill rigs to the US

Fleet

09 APR 2019