Rio mulls Weipa expansion

Rio mulls Weipa expansion

THE world's second-largest mining company, Rio Tinto, will decide next year whether to expand operations...

Capital markets

19 AUGUST 2013
Alcoa increases production by 50ktpa

Alcoa increases production by 50ktpa

APPEALS against Alcoa's licence application to increase production at its Western Australian refinery...

Leadership

05 AUGUST 2013
Gray offers NT a Gove olive branch

Gray offers NT a Gove olive branch

WHILE Rio Tinto's Pacific Aluminium ponders an alternate offer for gas into its Gove refinery, federal...

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31 JULY 2013
More Gove wrangling

More Gove wrangling

BOTH federal Resources Minister Gary Gray and Northern Territory Deputy Chief Minister Dave Tollner will...

Capital markets

29 JULY 2013
Alcoa posts loss with an asterisk

Alcoa posts loss with an asterisk

ALCOA has declared a $US119 million ($A131.5 million) net loss for the second quarter in an upbeat report...

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09 JULY 2013
Cape sees potential in Pisolite Hills

Cape sees potential in Pisolite Hills

QUEENSLAND bauxite developer Cape Alumina says it has established its Pisolite Hills project as technically...

Capital markets

08 JULY 2013
AMC inks Koumbia rail deal

AMC inks Koumbia rail deal

ALLIANCE Mining Commodities has identified two infrastructure solutions for its $US812 million ($A886...

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01 JULY 2013
Moody's downgrades Alcoa to junk

Moody's downgrades Alcoa to junk

CREDIT ratings agency Moody's Investors Service has downgraded Alcoa's senior unsecured debt ratings...

Capital markets

30 MAY 2013
Bauxite boosts Felicitas

Bauxite boosts Felicitas

BAUXITE Resources has improved the total resource at its Felicitas deposit in Western Australia by 16%...

South of Embley gets green tick

South of Embley gets green tick

FEDERAL Environment Minister Tony Burke has approved Rio Tinto Alcan's $A1.4 billion South of Embley...

Leadership

15 MAY 2013
Dieback, alumina and forests

Dieback, alumina and forests

COULD a disease that affects trees really halt Australia's aluminium industry? John McIlwraith looks...

Leadership

15 MAY 2013
Maiden bauxite resource at Fortuna

Maiden bauxite resource at Fortuna

BAUXITE Resources has established a maiden resource for its Fortuna project in Western Australia of 26.8...