Iron Ore Mining

Central Australian iron ore expansion

A $800m iron ore development has been announced for South Australia.

Multi-billion dollar Pilbara mine expansion gets environmental green light

The Environmental Protection Authority has approved a Pilbara iron ore company to expand operations intending to extract 2Bt of iron ore from the region.

State agreement supports local jobs in $5.6b Pilbara project

The State Government has ratified an agreement struck with proponents behind a proposed $6 billion iron ore project in the Pilbara, which is expected to employ 3300 workers during construction and create 900 permanent jobs once in operation.

WA engineering company secures $220m in Pilbara contracts

A WA engineering company has been awarded a two-year contract to supply fixed plant maintenance services for major mining company in the Pilbara.

Decision expected by July on billion-dollar Pilbara iron ore project

FMG has indicated it will decide on the future of its $1 billion-plus Iron Bridge magnetite project this financial year.

Contractor named for $13m mine village project

A WA construction company has been awarded a build contract relating to a major iron ore project in the state’s northwest.

Environmental watchdog considers northwest iron ore development plans

Western Australia’s environmental regulator is considering an application to develop iron ore deposits in the Pilbara.

WA labour force sought for $70m Pilbara port facilities upgrade

Mining giant Rio Tinto has put the call out to Western Australian businesses to contribute to a major port upgrade project in the northwest.

Environmental watchdog considers Pilbara railway plan

Western Australia’s Environmental Protection Authority is considering plans by one of Australia’s resource giants to augment its rail network to link mining operations.

Regulators assess Pilbara iron ore expansion project

Western Australia’s environmental watchdog is considering plans to develop a new iron ore project in the Robe Valley the in Pilbara.