Sandvik

Sandvik to divest its Exploration business

Sandvik has signed an agreement to divest its Exploration business to Drillman, a subsidiary of the M Group of companies, which is 100% owned and operated in Australia. Drillman provide equipment and...

Funding

ARENA welcomes new funding

The Australian Government today announced new long term funding and an expanded focus for the Australian Renewable Energy Agency that will secure its future beyond 2022. The Prime Minister and...

Middlemount Coal

Middlemount Coal releases details of operator killed

Middlemount Coal has confirmed in a statement that the digger operator involved in the mining incident this week was found deceased. Statement from Gerrie Jordaan, CEO Middlemount Coal Pty Ltd.  It...

destruction of ancient heritage sites

Experts tip more destruction of ancient heritage sites

The ‘routine destruction’ of Aboriginal cultural heritage sites in Australia is likely to continue unless various State protection laws or regulations adapt to better balance Indigenous interests...

NSW Mining Women in mining award winners announced

NSW Mining Women in Mining Awards

BHP’s Sarah Withell has been named as the Exceptional Woman in the NSW Mining Women in Mining Awards at a ceremony last week. The NSW Women in Mining Awards recognize the contribution women...