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Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal a step closer with capacity commitments totalling 27 Mtpa

Stage One of the industry-funded Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal has announced capacity commitments totalling 27Mtpa from eight coal producers.

WA Premier Colin Barnett welcomes Macedon project for West Pilbara

The decision by BHP Billiton and partners Apache Energy to develop the Macedon gas field is an exciting step forward for Western Australia, according to WA Premier Colin Barnett.

NSW Government approves $785m expansion of Mount Arthur coal mining complex, Muswellbrook

The NSW Government has approved a $785 million expansion of the Mount Arthur coal mining complex near Muswellbrook that will create hundreds of new jobs.

Leighton Contractors awarded $800m for civil and underground works with Gorgon Project

Leighton Contractors has been awarded a contract by Chevron Australia to deliver the civil and underground works package for the Gorgon Project valued at more than $800 million.

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.

Rio to invest $833m to ramp up underground block cave project at Argyle Diamond Mine

Rio Tinto will invest $833 million to ramp up the underground block cave project at its Argyle Diamond Mine in Western Australia.