Australia's top 10

IF DICK Smith had his way, Australians would buy only products made in Australia by locally-owned companies....

Capital markets

19 JULY 2001

Anaconda close to acquiring Cawse, paper says

ANACONDA Nickel has moved a step closer to buying the $350 million Cawse nickel operation near Kalgoorlie...

Capital markets

19 JULY 2001

Pasminco falls to 13.5c

PASMINCO has slumped as much as 23% to a new record low of 13.5c today on persistent speculation the...

Capital markets

19 JULY 2001

SOG posts record tantalum output

SONS of Gwalia said today its tantalum expansion remains on schedule, with record quarterly production...

Capital markets

19 JULY 2001

Roche wins $260 million mining contract for Ulan

ROCHE Mining, a subsidiary of Downer EDI Ltd, has won a $260 million contract to mine and process coal...

Capital markets

19 JULY 2001

Plutonic strives for quality rather than quantity

NOT so long ago the Plutonic gold mine in Western Australia's north was being touted as the country's...

Resource definition

18 JULY 2001

Australia fits global model, says Sandvik chief

THE world's largest supplier of underground mining equipment has sent one of its most senior executives...

Capital markets

18 JULY 2001

Newcrest increases gold production

NEWCREST Mining's gold production increased to 202,223 ounces in the June quarter from 175,254oz in the...

Capital markets

18 JULY 2001

Creagh O'Connor hopes to go out on a high note

LATER this year, Australian Magnesium Corporation hopes to start construction of its $1.3 billion Stanwell...

Leadership

18 JULY 2001

Brandrill: Competition impact minimal

PERTH-based Brandrill will push ahead with its ambitious South African rock breaking strategy, despite...

Capital markets

18 JULY 2001

West Musgrave Mining consolidates tenement holding

WEST Musgrave Mining (WMM) is doubling the size of its strategic tenement holdings in the West Musgrave...

Capital markets

18 JULY 2001

Costs reduced by Outokumpu's new froth reduction technology

PROCESS technology developed in Australia is helping mines to trim concentrate losses, and costs.

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