Hope Downs meets today on iron ore rail/port proposal

THE backers of the Hope Downs iron ore project in Western Australia are due to meet in Perth today to...

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07 DECEMBER 2000

Iscor carve-up has Australian implications

SOUTH Africa's troubled Iscor Ltd has been set up for a major overhaul after an historic vote by shareholders...

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04 DECEMBER 2000

Mt Newman back in business

Labour reforms and mining fleet changes have resuscitated 30-year-old Mt Whaleback's productivity levels....

Capital markets

30 NOVEMBER 2000

SASE produces first pig iron

AUIRON Energy produced the first pig iron from its SASE demonstration plant at Whyalla in South Australia...

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24 NOVEMBER 2000

Burston to replace Portman managing director Geoff Wedlock

PORTMAN managing director Geoff Wedlock today announced his resignation to

Capital markets

20 NOVEMBER 2000

Kingstream says iron ore reserves sufficient for 65 years

KINGSTREAM Steel has increased the reserves at its Tallering Peak, Weld Range and Koolanooka iron ore...

Capital markets

13 NOVEMBER 2000

BHP enters final stage of court battle

MELBOURNE: Australian miner BHP expects iron ore shipments for the second quarter to match the first...

Capital markets

09 NOVEMBER 2000

Hope Downs looks at $1 billion iron ore rail plan

JUST when the prospects for a third railway in Western Australia's rich Pilbara iron ore region seemed...

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08 NOVEMBER 2000

Cockatoo Island reborn

THE first shipment of 51,000 tonnes of premium iron ore fines has left Cockatoo Island, signalling the...

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31 OCTOBER 2000

Five stars for iron ore mine

BHP Iron Ore's Mt Whaleback iron ore mine in Western Australia's Pilbara region has been awarded a "5...

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31 OCTOBER 2000

Government boosts hopes of new iron ore project

WESTERN Australia's burgeoning Pilbara iron ore industry has been further stimulated with the recent...

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31 OCTOBER 2000

BHP's HBI plant reports 105,000t September quarter output

SYDNEY: BHP today reported production of briquettes from its Western Australian operations of 105,000...

Capital markets

26 OCTOBER 2000