Murrin Murrin turns the corner, again: The Metal Detective

MURRIN Murrin has turned the corner! The Metal Detective has lost count of the number of times he has read that headline over the past half a decade, only to see Minara Resources’ hopes dashed by yet another equipment failure at its pioneering Western Australian laterite nickel mine.

But Minara’s record $100.7 million interim profit, unveiled on Friday, has provided new grounds for optimism that the operation may have put all those false dawns behind it.