K92 Mining to increase Kainantu throughput by 25%

K92 Mining to increase Kainantu throughput by 25%

Plant achieved record quarterly material movements despite short-term challenges related to the COVI...

Operational Excellence

20 OCTOBER 2021
Newcrest PFS for brownfield Phase 14A at Lihir increases ore reserves to 1m oz

Newcrest PFS for brownfield Phase 14A at Lihir increases ore reserves to 1m oz

Payback period is estimated to be 2.6 years

Development

14 OCTOBER 2021
Record plant throughput achieved at K92's Kainantu

Record plant throughput achieved at K92's Kainantu

PNG gold operation is miner's flagship

Barrick and PNG agree on Porgera restart

Barrick and PNG agree on Porgera restart

The mine was shuttered almost 12 months ago

Development

09 APRIL 2021
Ok Tedi to resume after COVID-19 halt

Ok Tedi to resume after COVID-19 halt

Operations were suspended on 19 March following a surge in cases.

Development

01 APRIL 2021
Barrick optimistic of Porgera restart

Barrick optimistic of Porgera restart

Barrick had reached an in-principle agreement with the government on the re-opening

Development

22 MARCH 2021
Nickel 28 claims to be first carbon-neutral miner

Nickel 28 claims to be first carbon-neutral miner

JV buys carbon offsets for its holdings of Ramu production

Sustainability

16 MARCH 2021
Wärtsilä wins US$183M Lihir power project

Wärtsilä wins US$183M Lihir power project

Project aims to increase the reliability of the electrical supply to raise the mine's output.

Power / Remote power

16 DECEMBER 2020
Worley wins brownfield work from Newcrest

Worley wins brownfield work from Newcrest

Engineering group tapped for development at Newcrest project.

Heat resistant detonators for Newcrest's Lihir mine

Heat resistant detonators for Newcrest's Lihir mine

The Igneo system's HTD150 detonators can withstand up to 150 degrees centigrade for up to 48 hours.

GR Engineering wins Woodlark EPC contract

GR Engineering wins Woodlark EPC contract

Geopacific Resources has awarded the EPC contract for Woodlark to GR Engineering

Design / Build

05 SEPTEMBER 2019
Newcrest signs RCubed contract with K2fly

Newcrest signs RCubed contract with K2fly

Newcrest Mining has signed an agreement with K2fly to implement its RCubed software

Simulation / Optimisation

04 SEPTEMBER 2019