Missing something

YOUR columnist [View from the West End, March 14] wrote: “Missing things is not new … [WMC] sampled over...

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18 APRIL 2012

Selling the story

WHEN Gina takes over at Fairfax her first decree might be just a tame one: “Columnists, thou shalt talk...

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10 FEBRUARY 2012

HighGrade, Mining Business Media join forces

HIGHGRADE, Australasia’s weekly mining e-magazine, has entered into a joint venture with Mining Business...

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30 JANUARY 2012

Mine closure volume fills a void

MINE Pit Lakes: Closure and Management, recently compiled by Clint McCullough and published by the Australian...

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19 JANUARY 2012

More must buy into JORC discussion

STEVE Gemell writes a well-constructed contribution about the Valmin Code and JORC Code. I, like him,...

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14 DECEMBER 2011

How the JORC and Valmin codes work

THERE is movement at the station with respect to the JORC Code, as has been evidenced by the recent discussion...

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13 DECEMBER 2011

Complexity adds to evaluation challenge

I READ with interest Dr Lumley’s article which raises many issues where new evaluation methodology may...

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21 NOVEMBER 2011

Nuclear meltdown

THE ongoing problem that the uranium industry is going to face is that – unlike Chernobyl – the Fukushima...

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30 OCTOBER 2011

New face of mine machine monitoring

I JUST wanted to add to comments about Geoff Baldwin and his development of the Tritronics dragline monitor....

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18 OCTOBER 2011

Iron doom? Not from where we're standing

NO GREAT surprise hearing Australia’s new crop of iron ore miners and contenders confident they’ve little...

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14 OCTOBER 2011

Rocks, stocks and economics: never the twain shall meet

‘GOLD's great divide’ (HighGrade July 14-20, 2011) was a very interesting article. I like the author’s...

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28 JULY 2011

Project value confusion reigns

I BELIEVE there is a bit of confusion about the different processes used by mine planners and analysts...

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30 JUNE 2011

Reader letters: don't shoot the (NPV) messenger; mine planning gap can be filled

I FULLY support the main thrust of the article, ‘Flawed assumptions and nasty surprises: why we need...

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16 JUNE 2011

Not letting facts get in the way of a good political narrative

HANDS up who else was miffed when the self-proclaimed guru of all things to do with climate, Professor...

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09 JUNE 2011

The politics of death

BETWEEN 2000 and 2010 about 10,000 people were killed worldwide by All-Terrain-Vehicles (ATVs). In Australia...

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08 JUNE 2011

Mining no different, really

Dear Editor I was sitting next to David Hattrick when he asked the question regarding other industries...

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25 MAY 2011