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‘Greening’ of Queensland mining picks up pace

The Queensland Resources Council’s State of the Sector reports shows that the number of Queensland resources company CEOs investing in low emission technology research and development has almost doubled over the past 2 years.


Thiess extends contract with AECI Australia

AECI Australia Pty Ltd has been awarded a further 5-year contract extension by Thiess Pty Ltd for the supply of bulk emulsion explosives, initiating systems and related services to mines in Queensland and New South Wales, Australia.


Stanmore Resources provides financing update

Stanmore Resources has announced that it has agreed with Golden Energy and Resources Ltd (GEAR) to increase the facility limit under the GEAR Facility from US$40 million to US$70 million.


Mining Association of Canada announces new chair

The Mining Association of Canada has announced that David Clarry, VP of Corporate Social Responsibility for Hudbay Minerals, has been elected Chair for the next 2 year term.


Queensland resources the ‘power behind the state budget’

The Queensland government is reaping the benefits of being able to rely on the state’s AUS$82.6 billion resources sector to underpin the state economy, according to Queensland Resources Council Chief Executive, Ian Macfarlane.


VGK develops ‘PULSE’ software

As part of a large-scale project to digitise all production processes, Vostochnaya Mining Co. has begun developing its own PULSE software for online monitoring of the current situation with regard to the performance of each unit of mining equipment at the Solntsevsky coal mine.