Mid West

Options for diesel power facility and accommodation village for Meekathara Project under review

Upgrade of a diesel power facility and an accommodation village at the dormant Meekatharra Gold Project are under review as part of Reed Resources' plans to re-commission the project.

Downer EDI wins Integrated Service Agreements for Mid West Gascoyne, Kimberley and in Qld

Downer EDI Limited has secured new contract wins valued at $275 million, with Downer’s share of the contract revenue totalling more than $140 million.

Minerals and Metals Group poised to commit $100m for Golden Grove Cu-Zn mine expansion

China's state-owned Minerals and Metals Group is poised to commit to a $100 million expansion of its Golden Grove copper-zinc mine east of Geraldton.

Supply opportunities for road works under service arrangement in Mid-West, Gascoyne regions

Some supply opportunities are still available for the new Integrated Service Arrangement (ISA) for the Mid-West and Gascoyne regions’ road networks.

Green light from WA Environmental Protection Authority for $4.3bn Oakajee port and rail project

The WA Environmental Protection Authority is satisfied that the Oakajee Port and Rail project in the Mid West can proceed provided recommended conditions are met.

Venus Metals awards Pre-Feasibility Study for Yalgoo Iron Ore Project to ProMet Engineers

Venus Metals has awarded the Pre-Feasibility study contract for its Yalgoo Iron Ore Project to ProMet Engineers with the study due 30 June 2011.

Premier sets deadline for Mitsubishi and Murchison to commit to Oakajee Port and Rail project

Mitsubishi Development Corporation and Murchison Metals will have until 2012 to decide whether or not to proceed with the $4.

Conditional development approval for Sandfire Resources' $400m DeGrussa Copper-Gold Project

Open pit and underground mining contracts and orders for key long-lead items are expected this month for Sandfire Resources' $400 million DeGrussa Copper-Gold Project in the Mid West.

Development of Mutiny's Gold's Deflector deposit in South Murchison region estimated at $52m

A spokesperson for Mutiny Gold told Projectory that the company anticipates in mid-2011 the results of a feasibility study on its Deflector deposit.

Aviva Corporation to lodge appeal following EPA's rejection of Central West Coal Project

Aviva Corporation Limited intends to lodge an appeal to the Appeals Convenor following the EPA's rejection of its Central West Coal Project.