Tips For Working In High-Heat Environments

Hot work processes, strenuous physical exertion and heat radiating from hot surfaces are key risk factors for employees working in extreme temperatures.

The Western Australian Department of Mines, Industry Regulation ...

How Do You Responsibly Close A Diamond Mine?

When Kanye West dropped the music video for "Diamonds from Sierra Leone" in 2005, he was inviting viewers to engage with perhaps the most salient fashion ethics issue of the ...

Middle Island's Offer For Alto Lapses

ASX-listed Middle Island Resources’ takeover offer for fellow-listed Alto Metals has lapsed after a 50% minimum acceptance condition was not met by the deadline of November 29.

Middle Island’s ...

BHP Innovation Centre Boosts WA Operations

Since its introduction two years ago, BHP’s innovation centre at Eastern Ridge, Western Australia has been a hub for creating, monitoring and understanding data.

One of the new technologies ...

Miners Welcome WA's Carbon Farming Ideals

The Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (Amec) has welcomed a decision by the Western Australian government to allow carbon farming on pastoral leases.

The state government on Thursday announced ...

New Acland Expansion Facing More Headwinds

Labour union the CFMEU has also thrown its weight behind calls for the Queensland government to approve the New Acland Stage 3 project.

CFMEU Queensland Mining and Energy district president ...

Panoramic Plots Move To Contracting Model At Savannah

Panoramic Resources plans to transition to a predominantly contract mining model at the Savannah nickel-copper-cobalt project in Western Australia.

The company, in an operational review, has blamed a reliance on ...

UK Opens First Coal Mine In Decades

The first deep mine colliery in over 30 years is set to be opened in West Cumbria in the near future, after the government declined to intervene over the plans ...

Zinc Producers Among Base Metal Leaders

WITH the risk tone turned back on, base metal stocks enjoyed a bit of buying including New South Wales zinc miner Heron which reported it was now delivering ore from ...