Titan BioHeap trial targets WMC Leinster operation

BACTERIAL leaching of low-grade ore at WMC's Leinster Nickel Operations could start early in the New

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25 AUG 2000

Kingstream construction date finally set

AFTER nine years of deliberation, the starting date for construction of Kingstream Steel Ltd's $3.4 billion

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24 AUG 2000

Nickel bacteria do a Titan job

FIELD trials of Titan Resourccs' BioHeap nickel sulphide heap leach process are continuing to produce

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22 AUG 2000

SPL disposal technology near commercialisation

AUSMELT Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding with Thiess to look at the market for a new spent

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21 AUG 2000

Cyanide reclamation to keep costs down

NEW cyanide reclamation technology being developed by Perth-based company Oretek Limited holds strong

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14 AUG 2000

Feeders keep iron ore flowing freely

THE build up of fines when feeding a cross section of damp iron ore can become more than an inconvenience

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14 AUG 2000

Cyanide reclamation to keep costs down

NEW cyanide reclamation technology being developed by Perth-based company Oretek Limited holds strong

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14 AUG 2000

Harjavalta plants close for maintenance

FINNISH processor Outokumpu has shut its Outokumpu Harjavalta Metals and OMG Harjavalta Nickel plants

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10 AUG 2000

Switch to owner-mining brings golden benefits to Super Pit

OWNER-MINING, a concept which sends a shiver down many a contractor's spine, has sharply reduced mining

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09 AUG 2000

Billiton forms joint venture with Codelco

SOUTH Africa miner Billiton and Chile's Codelco have signed an agreement to formally establish a 50-50

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09 AUG 2000

DBT confirms Long-Airdox interest

LONGWALL equipment manufacturing's Big Three may be about to become the Big Two.

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09 AUG 2000

Anaconda chief optimistic on Murrin Murrin ramp-up

ANDREW Forrest, the ebullient chief of Anaconda Nickel, is once again talking up the company's trouble-plagued

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02 AUG 2000

WMC considers major upgrade for Mt Keith plant

WESTERN Mining Corporation is currently examining lifting the throughput capacity of its Mt Keith processing

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31 JUL 2000

Tritronics monitor to lead productivity surge

Ongoing development of equipment monitoring technology by an Australian firm is set to deliver wide-ranging

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31 JUL 2000

Jabiluka eyes big trucks

  AS CONJECTURE about future surface haulage of ore from the Jabiluka uranium mine to the nearby Ranger

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31 JUL 2000

Newcrest to sink $376m into sub-level cave mine

HOT on the heels of its no-fuss mine start-up successes at Cadia and Gosowong, Melbourne-based miner,

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31 JUL 2000