Category: Australia & Oceania

First Lithium Hydroxide is Produced at Kwinana

The Kwinana Lithium Hydroxide Refinery has produced its first lithium hydroxide chemical product, according to IGO Ltd. IGO holds a 49% interest in Kwinana through the incorporated lithium joint venture (Lithium JV) it formed...

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Pybar Posts Outstanding Development Rates at Eloise

Australian mining contractor Pybar achieved 414 development meters (m) during June at the Eloise copper mine, which is located near Clonclurry, Queensland. That development rate exceeded its previous best month of 363 m and...

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Mining Engineers Added to Migration Priority List

The Australian Government has added crucial minerals-related occupations to the Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List (PMSOL).  This is a significant step to secure highly skilled engineers and scientists for the mining...

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Porgera Moves Closer to Restart

The process of reopening the Porgera gold mine under the terms of the binding framework agreement between the government and operator Barrick Niugini Ltd. (BNL) took a major step forward with a discussion between Barrick...

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Northern Star Updates Reserves, Resources

Northern Star Resources Ltd. announced significant growth in reserves and resources, led by a substantial increase at Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines (KCGM). On the back of exploration programs across the combined Northern...

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Construction Begins on the Warrawoona Project

Calidus Resources is developing the 1.5-million-ounce (oz) Warrawoona gold project in the East Pilbara district of Western Australia. All early works are now complete with 240 room accommodation village on track for occupancy...

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Fortescue Reaches Pilbara Milestone

Fortescue Metals Group has marked a significant milestone for its Pilbara operations, exporting more than 1.5 billion metric tons (mt) of iron ore since it was first established in 2003. It comes less than three years after the...

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