Richard Roberts

Richard Roberts

Richard has been in mining and finance journalism for 25 years, spending the bulk of his career in Australia but visiting and covering projects and other aspects of the industry all around the world in that time. He spent eight years developing the weekly Australasian-focused HighGrade.net before joining Mining Journal, and prior to that ran Mining Journal owner Aspermont’s mining publishing business out of Perth, Western Australia, for more than a decade.

Articles by Richard Roberts

Algorithms could boost prospecting odds

Algorithms could boost prospecting odds

South Australian researcher believes new technology can improve exploration returns

Discovery

14 OCT 2019
American Pacific on the road to the boron big league

American Pacific on the road to the boron big league

Fort Cady on the road back to production

AgMinerals

07 OCT 2019
New York base metals event hears of miners' 'cautious optimism'

New York base metals event hears of miners' 'cautious optimism'

Mix of big and small producers recite 'capital discipline' mantra

Events Coverage

27 SEP 2019
'Aussies the best', says gold major, and they prove it again

'Aussies the best', says gold major, and they prove it again

Single-jumbo monthly development record is off the charts

byrnecut

24 SEP 2019
Bristow on why Barrick won't come to Australia

Bristow on why Barrick won't come to Australia

"We've seen too many guys get rogered there"

Leader Interviews

24 SEP 2019
Gold production growth migrating north: RBC

Gold production growth migrating north: RBC

Bank assessment of global gold output sans 'unknown unknowns'

Research

23 SEP 2019
New Barrick just getting started, says Bristow

New Barrick just getting started, says Bristow

CEO says there is lots of work to do to realise full value of major's assets

Events Coverage

18 SEP 2019
Rupice metallurgical results out soon

Rupice metallurgical results out soon

Adriatic Metals looking to move quickly into PFS mode at exciting project

Events Coverage

12 SEP 2019
Vista builds new view of big NT gold project

Vista builds new view of big NT gold project

Big new gold mine faces same capex hurdle

Events Coverage

11 SEP 2019
Imdex investors have 'free option' on material new-tech growth

Imdex investors have 'free option' on material new-tech growth

Drilling technology company Imdex set to grow exposure to mining market

Can new gold sector leaders make the grade?

Can new gold sector leaders make the grade?

Sector landscape has changed, and will continue to shift

Research

10 SEP 2019
FMG contracts Weir for Iron Bridge

FMG contracts Weir for Iron Bridge

£100M order is Weir's biggest single mining contract