Silvergrass formally opened

Silvergrass formally opened

Rio Tinto has officially opened its US$338 million Silvergrass iron ore mine, its 16th Pilbara operation...

Feasibility

31 AUGUST 2017
Glencore to offload another Aussie mine

Glencore to offload another Aussie mine

Glencore and its Japanese partners have kicked off a sale process for the Rolleston thermal coal mine...

M&A

29 AUGUST 2017
Gold AISC comes down in June

Gold AISC comes down in June

AISC falls slightly in June, with 13 ops reporting AISC of less than A$1000/oz

Gold and Silver News

24 AUGUST 2017
Gwalia extended at depth

Gwalia extended at depth

St Barbara extends resources at Gwalia to 2200 metres below surface

Resource definition

23 AUGUST 2017
Challenge and opportunity at Mungari

Challenge and opportunity at Mungari

Mungari is one of Evolution Mining's shortest-life operations, but also one that has arguably the most...

Site Visits

22 AUGUST 2017
FMG more than doubles profit

FMG more than doubles profit

Fortescue Metals Group profit in line with estimates, dividend a positive surprise

Profit & Loss

21 AUGUST 2017
Price spike revives Rio's PacAl sale ambitions

Price spike revives Rio's PacAl sale ambitions

China's crackdown on so-called illegal aluminium production has worked wonders on the price, writes Barry...

Base metals

16 AUGUST 2017
Fosterville takes Diggers spotlight

Fosterville takes Diggers spotlight

High-grade Victoria (Australia) gold mine gives Canadian company plenty to smile about

Events Coverage

08 AUGUST 2017
Major OD investment underway

Major OD investment underway

BHP Billiton is spending A$600 million across 49 initiatives at its Olympic Dam copper mine in South...

Events Coverage

04 AUGUST 2017
IGO boss parks Jaguar sale talk

IGO boss parks Jaguar sale talk

Diversified miner sees potential for more discoveries in attractive belt

Base metals

01 AUGUST 2017
Sandfire to thrive as copper rises

Sandfire to thrive as copper rises

Sandfire capped off FY17 in a strong cash position, which is set to keep building if copper price keeps...

Copper News

28 JULY 2017
Fosterville doubles

Fosterville doubles

Kirkland rises on 110% reserve increase at "one of world's great underground mines"

Resource definition

28 JULY 2017