Iron Ore Mining

Kerman awarded Port Pirie facility design and construct contract for WPG's Peculiar Knob Project

Kerman Contracting has won the design and construction contract for WPG Resources' Peculiar Knob DSO iron ore project south of Coober Pedy in South Australia.

EPA releases recommendations to minister on Roy Hill 1 Iron Ore Project Port Infrastructure project

The WA Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) says the Roy Hill 1 Iron Ore Project Port Infrastructure project can be managed to meet its environmental objectives.

UGL Resources working towards commissioning date of late 2013 for Marillana Iron Ore Project

UGL Resources is working towards a commissioning date of late 2013 for Brockman Resources' Marillana Iron Ore Project following award of the Front End Engineering and Design contract.

WPG Resources commits to development of Peculiar Knob DSO iron ore mine south east of Coober Pedy

WPG Resources Ltd has committed to develop its flagship Peculiar Knob Direct Shipping Ore (DSO) iron ore project in South Australia with operations scheduled to commence next year.

Mining scheduled to start Q1 2011 for Cazaly Resources Limited's Parker Range Iron Ore Project

Cazaly Resources Limited expects mining to start on its $78m Parker Range Iron Ore Project at the Mt Cauden Deposit.

Southdown magnetite project proponents welcome green light for Albany Port Expansion

The WA Government has granted environmental approval for the Albany Port Expansion Project paving the way for the Albany Iron Ore Project.

BHP Billiton signs off on capital expenditure boost of $635m for Pilbara iron ore projects

BHP Billiton has approved a further $635 million of capital expenditure that will underpin continued growth in Western Australia Iron Ore's production profile.

Monadelphous secures new construction contracts and additional work in mining worth $130m

Monadelphous Group Limited has secured new construction contracts in the iron ore market in WA and in the NSW gold market.

South Australian Government approves plans for Iron Chieftain mine: $350m Project Magnet Phase 2

The South Australian Government has approved plans for the Iron Chieftain mine in the Southern Middleback Ranges.

Fortescue Metals Group releases Public Environmental Review on $3.6bn Solomon Project

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.