Mining innovation in focus

Mining innovation in focus

Diggers chair writes to govt on innovation, as Olympic Dam impresses Frydenberg

Leadership

10 MARCH 2016
Olympic Dam reborn

Olympic Dam reborn

A year ago Olympic Dam was a sombre place with disengaged teams, it was not profitable and there was...

Events Coverage

23 FEBRUARY 2016
BHP to slash Olympic Dam jobs

BHP to slash Olympic Dam jobs

Big changes at Olympic Dam as BHP Billiton unveils plans to boost copper production and slash costs in...

Capital markets

02 DECEMBER 2015
BHP's copper plans

BHP's copper plans

WITH iron ore expansions about to become a thing of the past, BHP Billiton is turning its growth focus...

Events Coverage

26 NOVEMBER 2014
More work required at Olympic Dam: BHP

More work required at Olympic Dam: BHP

THE HEAD of BHP Billiton's giant Olympic Dam mine says a number of key improvements still need to be...

Events Coverage

03 NOVEMBER 2014
Olympic Dam expansion will happen

Olympic Dam expansion will happen

THE man heading up the South Australian government's efforts on the Olympic Dam project is "supremely...

Feasibility

25 NOVEMBER 2013
BHP streamlines business

BHP streamlines business

IN A move that reiterates BHP Billiton's lack of enthusiasm for uranium, the company has effectively...

Leadership

06 DECEMBER 2012
SA now in 'economic crisis'

SA now in 'economic crisis'

BHP Billiton's decision to walk away from the $A28 billion expansion of the Olympic Dam mine in South...

Politics

23 AUGUST 2012
BHP buys up around Olympic Dam

BHP buys up around Olympic Dam

BHP Billiton may still be mulling over the future of its $US20 billion ($A19.3 billion) Olympic Dam expansion...

M&A

23 APRIL 2012
Olympic Dam back to its old self

Olympic Dam back to its old self

FULL production is tipped to resume by the end of next month at BHP Billiton's massive Olympic Dam uranium-copper...

Copper News

27 MAY 2010
Force majeure declared at Olympic Dam

Force majeure declared at Olympic Dam

FORCE majeure has been declared on some copper and uranium contracts from BHP Billiton's embattled Olympic...

Copper News

21 OCTOBER 2009
Concerns raised over Olympic Dam expansion

Concerns raised over Olympic Dam expansion

THE South Australian and Northern Territory governments have called for BHP Billiton to address concerns...

Politics

24 AUGUST 2009