Mineral Sand Mining

Plan for minerals mining project in WA’s Mid West

A plan has been revealed for a minerals mine to be developed in the Mid West region of WA.

Proposal afoot for mineral sands project in WA Wheatbelt region

A greenfield mineral sands project has been proposed for the Wheatbelt region of WA.

Proponent of $28m silica sands project 270km north of Perth details plans for proposal

The proponent of a silica sands project about 270km north of Perth has detailed plans for the $28m proposal that will produce a high grade silica sand via extraction and mechanical upgrading.

New minerals sands mine proposed for South West with construction anticipated to start Q3 CY2024

A minerals sands miner is proposing to develop a new mine 195km south of Perth, and 17km east of Busselton with start of construction anticipated in 2024.

Contractor appointed for $179m mineral processing plant in Kimberley

A $179 million contract has been awarded for the development of a mineral processing plant in the Kimberley region of WA.

Financial close reached on $338m rare earths project in Gascoyne

A $338 million rare earths project in WA’s Gascoyne region has reached financial close.

A far-north Qld mining project pushes for immediate restart in Cape York

A private company hopes to have two major bauxite sites in Queensland working in tandem within two years, producing about 1Mtpa, details Projectory.

Halloysite-kaolin project on Eyre Peninsula scheduled to come online in 2022

An Adelaide-based emerging industrial minerals company has a vision to become the world’s leading supplier of high grade halloysite-kaolin.

Qld-based minerals company focused on commercialising extraction of rare earths and critical minerals at plant in Gladstone region

A Queensland-based minerals company, focused on commercialising the extraction of rare earths and critical minerals from bauxite residue and neutralizing the remaining solid residue for beneficial re-use is hoping to build a large scale plant in the Gladstone region increasing production to 500,000 tpa.

Multiple contracts awarded for $257m rare earths development in WA’s Gascoyne

A multi-disciplinary engineering group and mining company have each won a tender for a $257m rare earths project in Western Australia’s Gascoyne region.