• 11-12 November 2020
  • PCEC

MONTHLY NEWS ROUNDUP

Stay up-to-date with the latest mining news.

The Monthly Mining News Roundup - July

Here's our mining news roundup for July 2020

  • Fortescue contract triggers recruitment drive of 200 workers
  • Alcoa to recruit 24 apprentices
  • Gold reaches eight-year high breaking $2603 AUD an ounce
  • Civmec to engage 200 workers at the peak of contract with Fortescue
  • Saracen Mineral Holdings gains record productin of 520,414 ounces of gold
  • Coburn project expected to create over 500 jobs and bring in $922mil over 25 years
  • BHP achieves record production at Jimblebar and Yandi mines 
  • Northern Star hits record gold sales

The Monthly Mining News Roundup - June

Here's our mining news roundup for June 2020

  • Figures highlight mining industry strength
  • Kimberly miners set to benefit from eased WA travel restrictions
  • Australia's iron ore miners set to cash in on surging iron ore prices
  • Increased Port Hedland activity to create thousands of WA jobs
  • AngloGold hits three million ounce milestone at Tropicana
  • Hastings awarded permit for Yangibana rare earths process plant
  • Alcoa proposes multiple expansion plans
  • Horizon Minerals on track to produce first gold next month
  • Gold prices expected to rise with no end in sight

The Monthly Mining News Roundup - May

Here's our mining news roundup for May 2020

  • BHP welcomes 250 apprentices & trainees
  • Chalice continues streak of positive discoveries in Julimar
  • Lefroy Exploration trials WA made hessian bags
  • Australian Potash receives EPA approval for Lake Wells works
  • Australia well on the way to becoming world's largest gold producer
  • Boorara gold mine commences mining operations
  • Rio Tinto has created more than 300 jobs
  • Sandfire operates at full capacity, achieving strong production and milling rates

The Monthly Mining News Roundup - April

Here's our mining news roundup for April 2020

  • Western Australia obtains record resources sales
  • BHP extends contract with Babylon Pump and Power
  • St George Mining reports strong exploration
  • Sandfire's DeGrussa at full capacity despite guidance withdrawal
  • Gold Road remains on track for 2020 production guidance
  • Mineral Resources iron ore production increases
  • Mining exports drive Australian trade
  • BHP explores options to increase iron ore export capacity

The Monthly Mining News Roundup - March

Here's our mining news roundup for March 2020

  • Aussie miners hit record gold production
  • WA's battery minerals has contributed $6 billion in export revenue in 2018-19 financial year
  • BHP rolling out autonomous trucks at Newman
  • WA to halve exploration applications processing time
  • Large scale gold system discovered in Pilbara
  • Australian dollar gold price reaches seven-year high
  • BHP retains position as the world's most valuable mining brand
  • Saracen awards SRG Global with significant 5 year contract
  • Export earnings are forecast to hit a record of $299 billion
  • BHP to recruit 1500 people to support operations

The Monthly Mining News Roundup - February

Here's our mining news roundup for February 2020

  • Lynas mounds government backing for Kalgoorlie plant construction
  • NRW secures contract with Fortescue
  • Newmont achieves highest gold reserves
  • Fortescue reaches record ore shipments
  • Newmont to automate Boddington trucks in world first
  • BHP and Austmine partner up to strengthen competitiveness of the Australian METS and mining sectors
  • WA tops world as place for mining investment
  • Paterson province gains further attention for mineral deposits

The Monthly Mining News Roundup - January

Here's our mining news roundup for January 2020

  • Fortescue hands BGC construction contract at Eliwana
  • 70 jobs are expected as Monadelphous Group secures contracts with BHP
  • 450 jobs created as Rio Tinto awards Mondium with major contract
  • BHP advances South Flank project construction
  • FYI Resources receives Cadoux mining approval
  • BHP and Rio Tinto makes Australia's Top Most Valuable Brands
  • Saracen experiences record quarterly gold production
  • Fortescue gains approval for the next part of its mining development with a total of 2400 jobs promised. 
  • Alcoa receives Aluminium Stewardship Initiative certification for its WA operations.