Scientists unravel formation of Olympic Dam orebody

Scientists unravel formation of Olympic Dam orebody

Scientists have discovered why some of the richest ore deposits on the planet, such as copper, zinc,...

Exploration

28 FEBRUARY 2017
AusQuest, South32 exploration alliance

AusQuest, South32 exploration alliance

South32 will fund exploration activities over at least five AusQuest projects

Base metals

20 FEBRUARY 2017
Thakadu and Lonmin sign nickel deal

Thakadu and Lonmin sign nickel deal

Thakadu Battery Materials and Lonmin have concluded an agreement for nickel sulphate supply

Base metals

17 NOVEMBER 2016
The future of mineral processing - the AmmLeach process

The future of mineral processing - the AmmLeach process

New and innovative technologies that could offer a step change in the way mines process their ores

Sustainability

17 AUGUST 2016
Shaft sinking starts at Platreef

Shaft sinking starts at Platreef

Permanent sinking work has begun on Shaft 1 at Ivanhoe Mines' Platreef mine in South Africa

Logistics

15 JULY 2016
Silver linings

Silver linings

The Kevitsa mine has reduced the duration of its maintenance shutdowns

Plant

13 APRIL 2016
Outotec designs Boliden sulphuric acid plant

Outotec designs Boliden sulphuric acid plant

Outotec has agreed with Boliden on the main design and delivery of proprietary equipment for a sulphuric...

Plant

04 APRIL 2016
Outotec boosts Harjavalta productivity

Outotec boosts Harjavalta productivity

A plant performance assessment has helped Boliden Harjavalta identify potential for improving productivity...

Maintenance

16 MARCH 2016
Boliden invests in Harjavalta acid plant

Boliden invests in Harjavalta acid plant

Technology to help curb plant emissions and boost energy efficiency

Plant

21 DECEMBER 2015
Super Nova gets better

Super Nova gets better

Australia's top emerging nickel-copper project looking for earlier and stronger cashflow

Base metals

14 DECEMBER 2015
Amur buys equipment to advance Kun-Manie

Amur buys equipment to advance Kun-Manie

Company aims to speed DFS, permitting work from early 2016

Transport

27 NOVEMBER 2015
Thiess awarded Rocky's Reward contract

Thiess awarded Rocky's Reward contract

BHP Billiton tasks contractor with turnkey services

Development

10 AUGUST 2015