Rio Tinto Reveals Oyu Tolgoi Troubles

Cash is flowing steadily at Rio Tinto (RIO) thanks to iron ore price strength, but the major’s June quarter trading update was dominated by the news Oyu Tolgoi underground ...

WA Mining Salaries Now Higher Than During Boom

BDO Australia has reported that wages for some professions in the mining sector are rising above the levels seen in the last boom, particularly in Western Australia.

The company analysed ...

Oz Minerals Signs Up For Maslins Exploration

Copper and gold miner Oz Minerals will spend up to A$10-million at the Maslins iron-oxide copper gold (IOCG) project, in South Australia, to earn a 70% stake.

The agreement ...

Gold Miner Expecting To Ramp Up Production

One of Australia's newest billion-dollar companies is sitting on more than two million tonnes of ore ready to be processed to extract gold.

Gold Road Resources recently poured the ...

Bis Gets Murrin Murrin Contract Extension

The multi-year extension will see Bis extend its longstanding partnership with Minara; it has been delivering a range of services at the Murrin Murrin site since the operation begun in ...