Dryblower: Rio, Japan bunfight opens door for Hope Downs

RIO Tinto v Japan Inc is one of the stranger events of the past tumultuous 12 months in Australian business.

Dryblower

28 DEC 2000

Dryblower: Is there life after Kyoto for coal miners?

YES, dear reader, there certainly is - especially down at the small end of the business where an almost

Dryblower

06 DEC 2000

Dryblower: The Ashton stoush, there's more at stake than just sparklers

RIO Tinto may have won a lot more than a simple bidding duel for Ashton Mining.

Dryblower

08 NOV 2000

Dryblower: Coal comes in from the cold

EVERY cloud has a silver lining, even a cloud as black as a lump of coal.

Dryblower

30 OCT 2000
Does Matador have the next major gold producing mine in Newfoundland?
Does Matador have the next major gold producing mine in Newfoundland?
Does Matador have the next major gold producing mine in Newfoundland?

Does Matador have the next major gold producing

Aussie companies have poured over $3 billion into N. American gold projects over the last 18 months

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matador mining

Exore excelling in Cote d'Ivoire
Exore excelling in Cote d'Ivoire
Exore excelling in Cote d'Ivoire

Exore excelling in Cote d'Ivoire

ASX-listed explorer begins resource definition drilling after making 2 gold discoveries in 12 months

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exore resources

Cardinal heads down familiar gold road
Cardinal heads down familiar gold road
Cardinal heads down familiar gold road

Cardinal heads down familiar gold road

Standout West Africa gold project on financing/construction runway

SPONSORED

cardinal resources

Artemis all set due to unique approach
Artemis all set due to unique approach
Artemis all set due to unique approach

Artemis all set due to unique approach

Near-term transition to producer on the cards

SPONSORED

artemis resources

Dryblower: Price bogeyman awaits nickel laterite miners

SOMETHING very nasty is happening in the world of laterite nickel.

Dryblower

25 OCT 2000

Dryblower: Iluka can either reach for the chequebook or walk away

MALCOLM Macpherson has always considered himself a proper sort of chap, keen to do the right thing, and

Dryblower

18 OCT 2000

Dryblower: DeBeers and Rio would make strange bedfellows indeed

OH TO be a fly on the wall of the Rio Tinto boardroom! The debate would be swirling around about what

Dryblower

11 OCT 2000

Dryblower: Franco Nevada likely to clip-clop into Oz

Beware the loose moose! No, that is not a roadside warning from northern Canada. Believe it, or not,

Dryblower

04 OCT 2000
Segnut achieves further trials success
Segnut achieves further trials success
Segnut achieves further trials success

Segnut achieves further trials success

World-first nut technology shows its mettle in harsh test environments

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segnut

Dark Horse shapes as 2020 bolter
Dark Horse shapes as 2020 bolter
Dark Horse shapes as 2020 bolter

Dark Horse shapes as 2020 bolter

Argentina-focused explorer has the portfolio, and people, to make it big

Macarthur's high-grade Yilgarn iron project set to roll
Macarthur's high-grade Yilgarn iron project set to roll
Macarthur's high-grade Yilgarn iron project set to roll

Macarthur's high-grade Yilgarn iron project

Strong Chinese demand for high-grade, low-impurity iron ore has Lake Giles in development spotligt

SPONSORED
Galena providing a leading light
Galena providing a leading light
Galena providing a leading light

Galena providing a leading light

Initial construction underway

SPONSORED

galena mining

Dryblower: BHP's HBI plant is on the mend

PORT Hedland is not a place known for its good news stories. The historic port on Western Australia's

Dryblower

20 SEP 2000

Dryblower: Gold needs to become trendy

IT'S Dryblower quiz time. What's worse for the goldmining industry than central banks selling their stockpiles

Dryblower

13 SEP 2000

Dryblower: It's too early to call the laterites a success

THE operation was a technical success. Unfortunately, the patient died!

Dryblower

07 SEP 2000

Dryblower dredges through the Beenup saga

LIFE is full of unexplained mysteries, but none rival the strange case of the Beenup dredge.

Dryblower

17 AUG 2000
Dryblower: If you can't beat them, join them

Dryblower: If you can't beat them, join them

THEY'RE a weird mob at De Beers. For the past 20 years the South Africans have busted their boilers trying

Dryblower

10 AUG 2000

Will 'Twiggy' exit stage left?

IS IT just vivid imagination, or has anyone out there in cyberland sensed a changing future for the self-proclaimed

Dryblower

02 AUG 2000
Does Matador have the next major gold producing mine in Newfoundland?
Does Matador have the next major gold producing mine in Newfoundland?
Does Matador have the next major gold producing mine in Newfoundland?

Does Matador have the next major gold producing

Aussie companies have poured over $3 billion into N. American gold projects over the last 18 months

SPONSORED

matador mining

Exore excelling in Cote d'Ivoire
Exore excelling in Cote d'Ivoire
Exore excelling in Cote d'Ivoire

Exore excelling in Cote d'Ivoire

ASX-listed explorer begins resource definition drilling after making 2 gold discoveries in 12 months

SPONSORED

exore resources

Cardinal heads down familiar gold road
Cardinal heads down familiar gold road
Cardinal heads down familiar gold road

Cardinal heads down familiar gold road

Standout West Africa gold project on financing/construction runway

SPONSORED

cardinal resources

Artemis all set due to unique approach
Artemis all set due to unique approach
Artemis all set due to unique approach

Artemis all set due to unique approach

Near-term transition to producer on the cards

SPONSORED

artemis resources

Segnut achieves further trials success
Segnut achieves further trials success
Segnut achieves further trials success

Segnut achieves further trials success

World-first nut technology shows its mettle in harsh test environments

SPONSORED

segnut

Dark Horse shapes as 2020 bolter
Dark Horse shapes as 2020 bolter
Dark Horse shapes as 2020 bolter

Dark Horse shapes as 2020 bolter

Argentina-focused explorer has the portfolio, and people, to make it big

Macarthur's high-grade Yilgarn iron project set to roll
Macarthur's high-grade Yilgarn iron project set to roll
Macarthur's high-grade Yilgarn iron project set to roll

Macarthur's high-grade Yilgarn iron project

Strong Chinese demand for high-grade, low-impurity iron ore has Lake Giles in development spotligt

SPONSORED
Galena providing a leading light
Galena providing a leading light
Galena providing a leading light

Galena providing a leading light

Initial construction underway

SPONSORED

galena mining