Cullen to sign exploration JV with WMC

JUNIOR explorer Cullen Resources is expected to soon sign a joint venture agreement with WMC to accelerate...

BHP extends cash bid for Dia Met

BHP today extended its C$21.00 cash bids for all of Canadian diamond miner Dia Met's class A and B shares...

Capital markets

16 MAY 2001

Gas extraction technology nets award for CMTE

AFTER five years and $8 million, the Centre for Mining Technology and Equipment and BHP Mitsui Coal are...

Archive

16 MAY 2001

Administrator given 60 days to consider Centaur proposals

CENTAUR creditors yesterday voted to adjourn a meeting to decide the company's fate for 60 days after...

Capital markets

15 MAY 2001

Dryblower: BHPB crumbs offer juniors golden opportunity

LISTEN to talk-back radio in Australia and you would think this week's meetings of shareholders in BHP...

Dryblower

15 MAY 2001

Jobs to go as Murchison restructures Renison Bell

MURCHISON United shares fell to their lowest level in almost a month after the miner, which supplies...

Capital markets

15 MAY 2001

Macarthur Coal seeks $39 million from IPO

BOWEN Basin coal miner Macarthur Coal today launched its prospectus to raise $39 million to further expand...

Capital markets

15 MAY 2001

SOG cool on WMC/Centaur gold assets

PERTH-based Sons of Gwalia has conceded there are some

Capital markets

15 MAY 2001

BHP Billiton: A merger made in heaven?

ONE plus one equals three. Not true, of course, but it's an old argument from mining company management...

Capital markets

15 MAY 2001

Anaconda denies newspaper claims a share deal is imminent

ANACONDA Nickel's embattled chief executive, Andrew Forrest, may survive an attempt by Anglo American...

Capital markets

15 MAY 2001

HWE wins $120 million worth of new work

MINING contractor Henry Walker Eltin has won new coal mining contracts in New Zealand and Indonesia worth...

Archive

15 MAY 2001

Takeovers Panel dismisses Majestic petition

AUSTRALIA'S Takeovers Panel has declined to consider an application by Majestic Resources alleging deficiencies...

Capital markets

14 MAY 2001