Japan-China Relations Strained Over Rare Earths Find

Global reliance on advanced technology, ranging from major home appliances to computers to microchips to medical devices, makes the demand for rare-earth metals high and ongoing. Rare-earth metals or elements ...

Rio Tinto Lifts Iron Ore Production

Miner Rio Tinto has revealed significant growth in iron ore production for the March quarter thanks to productivity improvements, fewer weather disruptions and the ramp up of the new Silvergrass ...

Trial Tackles FIFO Depression

A mental health program focused on alleviating the mental health stresses felt by fly-in, fly-out workers in an attempt to address on-site depression and anxiety is being trialled at one ...

China's Gold Mining Output Shrinks Again

GOLD MINING output in China fell almost 3% in the first 3 months of 2018 compared with the same period last year, according to new data.

That extends the 6 ...

Joy Coming To Prominent Hill

This will be the first time one of the machines, launched to the world at Minexpo in 2016 as the Joy 22HD, will be used commercially anywhere in the world ...

Dalgaranga Still Tracking Ahead Of Schedule

The Dalgaranga gold project, in Western Australia, remains one month ahead of schedule, ASX-listed Gascoyne Resources told shareholders, with the project due to start goldproduction in May.

Gascoyne told shareholders ...

Immersive Adds LX6 To Medium Fidelity Simulator Family

Immersive Technologies the world’s largest supplier of surface and underground mining equipment simulators is proudly announcing the latest addition to its medium fidelity simulator range. The LX6 is a ...

Epiroc COP MD 20 Rocks The Drilling Industry

Epiroc recently boosted its rock drill portfolio with the introduction of the new COP MD 20.

“All the capabilities and features of the COP 1838 HD+ has been optimised in ...

Metro Mining Begins Production At Bauxite Hills Mine

Mining operations are underway at one of the largest independent bauxite operations in Australia.

Metro Mining announced this week that mining had officially begun at its Bauxite Hills Mine project ...

Australia To See Growth In Value Of Gold Exports

Australia’s 80 gold medal-winning performances at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games are set to be matched by a growth in the value of Australian gold exports, Queensland Resources Council ...