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60 seconds with Keith Watkins

HIGHGRADE: Three people who have most influenced you in your career/life? Keith Watkins: I don’t think...

Leadership

01 JANUARY 2014

60 seconds with Calvin Treacy

HIGHGRADE: Name 2-3 people you regard as mentors, or people who have influenced you in your career? ...

Leadership

01 JANUARY 2014

60 seconds with Rimas Kairaitis

HIGHGRADE: Who are three people you’d like to be stuck down a mine with? Rimas Kairaitis: One would...

Leadership

01 JANUARY 2014

Batten down the hatches

CLIVE Jones has had mixed fortunes pegging mineral leases under Rio Tinto’s nose. The joint managing...

Leadership

01 JANUARY 2014

Bills sees high probability of success

THERE has been nothing half-hearted about Emmerson Resources’ bid to put Tennant Creek back on investors’...

Leadership

01 JANUARY 2014

60 seconds with Phil Welten

NOV 24: HIGHGRADE: Three people who have influenced you/your career/why? Phil Welten: My wife, for supporting...

Leadership

01 JANUARY 2014

Dates for your diary

  Feb 3-6 – Investing in Africa Mining Indaba, Cape Town, South Africa The annual Mining Indaba's...

Africa

23 DECEMBER 2013

Russo's Rules: The trouble with aspirational targets

After thirty years of involvement in commodity and currency markets I have come to the view that the...

Asia

20 DECEMBER 2013

Banks warm to Roy Hill

The Export-Import Bank of the United States has authorised a US$694.4 million loan to Australian firm...

Australia

20 DECEMBER 2013

Veolia commissions water treatment facility to treat West Virginia waterways

Veolia Water has commissioned and begun managing the operations of one of CONSOL Energy Inc's Zero Liquid...

North America

03 OCTOBER 2013

My last fracking comment

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, was big news in the UK this week, about four decades after the technique...

Europe/Middle East

23 AUGUST 2013

US mining fatalities reach record low in 2012

Data released by the US Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) reveal that 2012 saw the lowest...

North America

15 JULY 2013