Twin Metals project goes dry, decides against tailings dam

Twin Metals project goes dry, decides against tailings dam

Proposed Minnesota copper-nickel mine to dry-stack tailings

Sustainability

19 JULY 2019
Bis gets Murrin Murrin contract extension

Bis gets Murrin Murrin contract extension

Bis has received an extension of its haulage and site services contracts at Murrin Murrin

Power-mix change the key to more EV adoption

Power-mix change the key to more EV adoption

EVs are up to 67% less emissions intensive than ICE cars

Sustainability

27 JUNE 2019
DeepGreen, Allseas planning to mine the seas

DeepGreen, Allseas planning to mine the seas

Now funded for its feasibility work, the companies partner up for the effort

Investment

18 JUNE 2019
Modular Mining selected to optimise Barro Alto

Modular Mining selected to optimise Barro Alto

Modular Mining will implement its DISPATCH and ProVision systems at Barro Alto

Z'gamok takes over Totten haulage

Z'gamok takes over Totten haulage

Canadian group and miner negotiate IBA

Transport

05 JUNE 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

Glencore preps Onaping Depth for electric future

Glencore preps Onaping Depth for electric future

Glencore is working with battery equipment manufacturers to bring live its all-electric mine

Fleet

17 MAY 2019
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 APRIL 2019
Western Australia making a mark with METS

Western Australia making a mark with METS

The mining province is fostering innovation in technology

Innovation

26 MARCH 2019
Rexx truck aces Murrin Murrin trials

Rexx truck aces Murrin Murrin trials

A haul truck designed and built in Western Australia has been put to the test at Murrin Murrin

Russia to join asteroid mining space race

Russia to join asteroid mining space race

Country with decades of space and mining experience wants in on asteroid hunt

Exploration

07 MARCH 2019