FIFO Contractors Lose Travel Pay From BHP

Fly-in, fly-out contractors will no longer be paid for their time travelling to and from remote BHP operations in WA.

One subcontractor said the changes put them up to $800 ...

SRG Continues To Support Super Pit

SRG Global's Geotech business has been performing a range of services at the Kalgoorlie Super Pit gold mine since 1997.

Work under the new five-year contract includes both in-phase ...

Gold-Bull Breakout Potential

Gold has faded from interest in the past couple months, overshadowed by the monster stock-market rally. But gold has been consolidating high, quietly basing before its next challenge to major ...

Pogo Mine Adds Jobs Amid Reinvestment Push

Since its 2018 acquisition of Pogo Gold Mine — a large underground mine near Delta Junction — Australia-based Northern Star Resources Ltd. is embarking on roughly $85 million of reinvestments.

The money ...

Fortescue Offers Jobs Through Training Program

Fortescue Metals Group has offered employment to a new crop of graduates of its vocational training and employment centre (VTEC) program.

Fortescue’s VTEC program has employed 836 Aboriginal people ...

Lynas Board Turns Down $1.1B Wesfarmers Bid

Australian rare earths miner Lynas Corp (ASX: LYC) said Wednesday its board has rejected a A$1.5bn (about $1.1B) takeover proposal from Australian retail and industrial conglomerate Wesfarmers ...

Newmont Owners Okay US$10B Goldcorp Buy

The deal creates a new gold leader in terms of market capitalisation, production and total reserves held, ousting the recently reconstituted Barrick Gold as the world's premier gold producer ...