The program was initially designed by a master’s student at the University of Western Australia.
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Several new Australian lithium mines started production in the past year, with global demand expected to surge on take-up of electric vehicles.
The purchase would allow the North Vancouver miner to prepare for drilling at its 100%-owned Tuvatu gold project.
Rio Tinto is assessing the full impact of the damage and will do all it can to try and minimize disruption to our customers.
Massive deal creates company that challenges rival Barrick as the world’s largest gold producer.
The largest firms in the world are likely to remain committed to spending cuts.
The clean-up is now predicted to cost A$808 million — A$296 million (about $213m) more than ERA's initial A$512-million estimate.
Anglo American has obtained hundreds of permits to explore in the Brazilian states of Mato Grosso and Para.
The port is one of two terminals Rio Tinto uses to ship iron ore from Australia's Pilbara mining region.
The Canadian gold miner announced record gold for both 2018 and the fourth quarter of the year, thanks mainly to higher-than-expected output at its Australian Fosterville mine as well as its Ontario-based Macassa and Taylor operations.
Cobalt 27 will put in about $9 million into a share of production at Mineral Resources and Jiangxi Ganfeng Lithium's Mount Marion lithium project in Western Australia.
There are real costs associated with conducting project cost estimates in-house.
Tropical Cyclone Penny slammed into the far north coast near Rio Tinto Group’s Weipa bauxite mine, triggering warnings of flash flooding and damaging winds.
The acquisition, valued at $96 million, will increase Cobalt 27’s exposure to nickel through the Ramu nickel-cobalt mine in Papua New Guinea.
The founder of the US private security company aims to raise as much as $500 million to invest in deposits of metals such as cobalt, lithium and copper.
The attention of the mining industry has shifted.
It's been a tough year for mining, but the Big 3 were still a better investment than the FAANGs in 2018.
The $940 million rail project, AutoHaul, is focused on driverless train movement to transport ore and has been in development since 2012.
Study shows mining has sparked "unparalleled inorganic compound diversification" like rabbittite at Lucky Strike, Utah and a handful found on smelter walls
Mining costs rose steadily through the 2000s which should have hurt a lot of gold miners. But it didn’t.
Adani can start work on building the rail line to connect Carmichael to Queensland’s freight network, but cannot start building the mine just yet.
The Australian diamond miner has secured 100 million rand (about $7m) in development funding for the Lesotho mine from South Africa’s Industrial Development Corporation (IDC).
The Blackwater mine was once the most prolific mine in the Reefton Goldfield, producing 700,000 ounces of gold between 1908 and 1951.
In a world where the Trump Administration is leading a return to economic and resource nationalism, it’s hard to see how global metals can break free of global politics.
Sunrise is one of the highest grade and largest nickel and cobalt deposits outside of Africa and one of the largest and highest grade scandium deposits in the world.