Central West

Cortona Resources and GBF Mining and Industrial Services to develop Dargues Reef Gold Project

Cortona Resources has entered into an agreement with GBF Mining and Industrial Services to mine its high-grade Dargues Reef gold deposit in NSW.

SKM, Parsons Brinckerhoff and NSW RTA to undertake design for Great Western Hwy upgrade

Sinclair Knight Merz, Parsons Brinckerhoff and the RTA will undertake detailed design work for the upgrade of the Great Western Highway between Mount Victoria and Lithgow.

Scoping Study for Lachlan Star's Bushranger copper project in NSW estimates $98 million capex

Lachlan Star Limited's 100% owned Bushranger copper project in NSW will cost about $98 million to develop and have a mine life between five and 11.

Green light for Hanson Construction Materials' plans to develop $5m basalt quarry at East Guyong

The NSW Government has approved Hanson Construction Materials plans to extract up to 400,000 tonnes of basalt per year from the East Guyong Quarry.

NSW Government declares proposed 45km water supply pipeline for Orange a major project

A proposed 45-kilometre water pipeline for Orange’s water supply will be assessed by the NSW Government as a major project.

Approval for Infigen Suntech's $300m Nyngan Solar Farm heralds first solar project for NSW

The NSW Government has approved the State’s first commercial solar farm near Nyngan in northwestern NSW.

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.

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.

YTC Resources seeks approval to develop $70m gold and base metals mine at Nymagee in Cobar

YTC Resources Limited is seeking approval to construct and operate an underground mine producing up to 350,000 tonnes of gold and base metals ore per year for five to seven years.

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.