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The road to Norway

DR PHIL Dight, one of the key figures behind the recent First International Seminar on Safe and Rapid

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22 JUL 2009

Zircon producers face bleak choice

ZIRCON is not an investment space to be in with the severity of the global recession resulting in a marked

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16 JUL 2009

Bendigo banks on Henty potential

MOST things about the Henty gold mine are small: the plant, the mining fleet, the operation’s footprint

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15 JUL 2009

Robotic trucks haul 5Mt

RIO Tinto says it passed five million tonnes of iron ore production with the “driverless” mine trucks

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15 JUL 2009

Riding on the backs of giants

AUSTRALIAN companies are set to dominate global mine-truck dump body manufacturing activity outside of

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15 JUL 2009

Phosphate on the menu

PHOSPHATE companies all over the globe had cause for an ironic laugh last month at the goings on at a

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08 JUL 2009

More pressure on high cost platinum miners

THE proposed merger of Sylvania Resources and Finland’s Ruukki Group is not good news for those at the

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01 JUL 2009

Rise of the machines

AUSTRALIA’S mining technology and service sector has a big future, say many of its supporters, but equipment

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30 JUN 2009

Silver Swan gets funding boost

NEARLY half the successful applicants for Western Australian Government exploration incentive funds are

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26 JUN 2009

RBC likes rare earths

THE rare earth sector has got another big tick from a market professional, with RBC Capital Markets pointing

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24 JUN 2009

Dust will take a while to settle in Pilbara

PROPOSED iron ore superpower, the BHP Billiton-Rio Tinto JV, has promised shareholders of the two companies

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24 JUN 2009

Austin sees loads of potential

AUSTIN Engineering has plans to expand its large mining truck dump body business into Africa and other

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17 JUN 2009

Proto hit raises questions

THE dearth of big discoveries in recent years has been disappointing so no doubt there will be many hoping

Companies

16 JUN 2009

South America beckons for engineer

AUSTIN Engineering and Bradken share a similar focus on mine earthmoving supplies and the smaller company’s

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09 JUN 2009

Gold still gleams for former coal execs

IN CANADA the chatter is that a gold renaissance is underway and while none other than the most hyperbolic

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08 JUN 2009

Pressure on Citadel costs: GSJBW

DIESEL fuel is cheap in Saudi Arabia at US15c a litre, which is just as well for emerging gold and copper

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28 MAY 2009