Resources Projects

Fluor awards Southern Cross Electrical Engineering contract on Newcrest's Cadia East Project

Southern Cross Electrical Engineering Limited has won the above-ground electrical and instrumentation installation contract on the Cadia East Project.

Xstrata Coal awards Thiess $1.015bn contract extension for Mt Owen Coal Mine in Upper Hunter

A contract extension for Thiess to operate Xstrata's Mt Owen Coal Mine in the Upper Hunter Valley will take the contractor's association with the company out to 20 years.

Major Project Facilitation Status for Port Waratah Coal Services Limited's Terminal 4 Expansion

The Federal Government has granted Port Waratah Coal Services' multi-billion dollar ‘Terminal 4’ (T4) Major Project Facilitation (MPF) status.

Xstrata board approves $1.4bn Ravensworth North open cut mine, construction planned for early 2011

Xstrata CEO Mick Davis said the company was continuing development of 20 major projects in 2010 worth $14bn following board approval of the $1.

Tomingly Gold Project in Central West NSW proceeds to financing following favourable DFS

Alkane Resources will advance the application for its $95million Tomingley Gold Project in Central West NSW following a positive Definitive Feasibility Study on the project.

Report examines social and environmental effects of LNG precinct at Browse Point, Kimberley

The WA Department of State Development has released a report examining the likely environmental and social effects of the proposed LNG precinct at Browse Point in the Kimberley.

Macmahon's Surface Mining division selected as Preferred Tenderer for Tropicana Gold Project

Macmahon's Surface Mining division has been selected as the Preferred Tenderer by the Tropicana Joint Venture for its gold project in the eastern goldfields of WA.

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.