Ivanhoe’s Kakula Copper Mine Takes Shape In The DRC

Development is speeding up at Ivanhoe Mines’ majority-owned Kamoa-Kakula copper project in the Democratic Republic of Congo, with the first access drives approaching Kakula’s initial high-grade ore and earthworks ...

Metro’s Bauxite Hills Operations Resume

Following delays due to a late cyclone, Metro Mining has resumed operations at its Bauxite Hills mine.

The Company has reported that installation of duplicate screening infrastructure at the port ...

Iron Ore Price At Fresh 5-Year High

News that  Vale may be restarting full production at its 30m tonnes per year Brucutu mine sooner than expected did not stop traders from chasing iron ore to fresh 5-year ...

CH4 Drilling Innovating For The Future

The LMC110 track-mounted unit is part of CH4 Drilling's extensive innovation plan for LMC drill rigs, managing director Justin Tredinnick told Australia's Mining Monthly.

"Improved safety and proactive ...

Are Crystals The New Blood Diamonds?

Crystallisation is a transition from chaos to perfection; the evolution of the crystal industry has been less simple. Millions of years ago liquid rock inside the earth cooled and hardened ...

Fortescue Ventures Into South Australian Copper

Iron-ore major Fortescue Metals has struck farm-in and joint venture (JV) agreements with two ASX-listed juniors in South Australia, as it hunts for copper and gold in the region.

Tasman ...

Coal Industry Continues To Boom

Global coal consumption and production rose in Australia in 2018, reflecting positive results for the coal industry according to new data released by BP in its 2019 statistical review of ...

Miners Hit All-Time Highs On Rising Iron Ore, Gold

The Australian sharemarket has edged higher and hit another 11-and-a-half year peak in the process.

Australia’s mining giants hit multi-year highs on the backs of surging iron ore prices ...