Iron Ore Mining

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.

Pre Feasibility Study on FerrAus Pilbara Project in Western Australia estimates CAPEX of $960m

FerrAus Limited will undertake a Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) on its Pilbara Project following a favourable Pre Feasibility Study (PFS).

Monadelphous secures contracts and work in WA and PNG for resources projects worth $120m

Monadelphous Group Ltd has secured new contracts and work in Western Australia and PapuaNew Guinea with a combined value of approximately $120 million.

Ausdrill wins three-year contract extension for RC grade control drilling at Chichester operations

Fortescue Metals Group has awarded Ausdrill Limited a three-year contract extension worth $98 million at its Chichester Operations.

John Holland awarded $276m contract with Rio Tinto's Cape Lambert Port B Project

 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 awarded $1.4bn contract to provide EPC for Hope Downs 4 iron ore mine, Pilbara

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 to supply crushing and screening system for Extension Hill hematite project

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.

West Pilbara Iron Ore Project

The Australian Premium Iron Joint Venture is proposing to develop the West Pilbara Iron Ore Project.