Articles by Kristie Batten

Havieron decline approved

Havieron decline approved

Decision had been expected after a maiden resource was reported last month

Development

13 JAN 2021
BHP backs US green steel start-up

BHP backs US green steel start-up

Cleantech firm raises US$50M

Investment

12 JAN 2021
Fortescue Metals completes new mine on schedule

Fortescue Metals completes new mine on schedule

First ore processed at Eliwana

Development

09 DEC 2020
Power play paves the way for Gruyere gold mine expansion

Power play paves the way for Gruyere gold mine expansion

New initiative to lower costs and emissions

McArthur River zinc mine gets critical approval

McArthur River zinc mine gets critical approval

Glencore's NT zinc mine allowed to continue operating

Sustainability

19 NOV 2020
Olaroz closed on COVID-19 outbreak

Olaroz closed on COVID-19 outbreak

Operations expected to restart within days, without material operational impact.

BHP investing A$800M in jobs, METS

BHP investing A$800M in jobs, METS

Company to fund 3,500 new positions to aid Australia's pandemic recovery

Investment

01 OCT 2020
Barminco wins WA nickel mine contract

Barminco wins WA nickel mine contract

Western Areas hits milestone at new nickel mine

Development

08 SEP 2020
Fortescue Metals Group commits to carbon neutrality

Fortescue Metals Group commits to carbon neutrality

Company joins other global mining majors with new 'industry leading' target

Sustainability

16 JUN 2020
Rain gives Cadia gold mine water buffer

Rain gives Cadia gold mine water buffer

Newcrest had been concerned it would run out of water due to drought

Natural resources

20 MAY 2020
Strong start for Gruyere gold mine

Strong start for Gruyere gold mine

Guidance maintained for new gold mine

Rio Tinto employees relocated due to COVID-19

Rio Tinto employees relocated due to COVID-19

Rio has moved 700 employees with "specialist skills" to Western Australia

Covid-19

06 APR 2020