Queensland Mining Awards 2018 Finalists Announced

The Queensland Mining Awards has announced its cohort of finalists, ranging from small, locally owned companies such as Mackay-based QCCS and HMA Wear Solutions, to large contractors such as Downer ...

Mining Safety Showing Global Improvement

The amount of mining fatalities among 28 of the world’s 40 largest miners which disclosed their safety statistics has reduced by 37 per cent.

Out of 22 companies which ...

DDH1 Buys Strike Drilling To Bolster Mining Services

Deep directional drilling contractor DDH1 has acquired Strike Drilling to combine their complementary services for the mining industry.

Perth-based, private-equity controlled DDH1 believes its deep directional coring combined with Strike ...

WA Government Claims Atlas Iron Has No Port Rights

Western Australian transport minister Rita Saffioti says Atlas Iron does not have a priority right to a potentially lucrative berth development at Port Hedland.

Access to the proposed berths, Stanley ...

Landslide At Honduran Mine Kills Four

The Honduran Fire Department informed that four people died, half of them women, and five were injured following a landslide at an artisanal gold mine in the town of El ...

China Finds Greener Way To Make Lithium Batteries

As reported in Chinese media, a new method for extracting lithium in a greener and more efficient way has passed China's state-level appraisal, paving way for its commercialisation to ...