The South Australian Government has approved plans for the Iron Chieftain mine in the Southern Middleback Ranges.
The Solomon Project involves the development of a new mining province in addition to the Chichester mines already operated by Fortescue at Cloudbreak and Christmas Creek.
FerrAus Limited will undertake a Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) on its Pilbara Project following a favourable Pre Feasibility Study (PFS).
Monadelphous Group Ltd has secured new contracts and work in Western Australia and PapuaNew Guinea with a combined value of approximately $120 million.
Fortescue Metals Group has awarded Ausdrill Limited a three-year contract extension worth $98 million at its Chichester Operations.
The Rio Tinto Iron Ore Group has awarded .
John Holland has been awarded a $276 million marine contract which forms part of the early works for Rio Tinto’s Cape Lambert Port B Project in Western Australia’s north-west.
KBR has been awarded a contract to provide engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) for the Hope Downs 4 iron ore mine in Western Australia.
Metso will supply a complete crushing and screening system to Mount Gibson Iron for the Extension Hill iron ore mine site is located north of Perth.
The Australian Premium Iron Joint Venture is proposing to develop the West Pilbara Iron Ore Project.