North West Queensland

Mining companies sign memorandum of understanding for Cloncurry load-out facility

Three mining companies have signed a memorandum of understanding for the development of a multi user rail load-out facility at Cloncurry in Queensland.

Mine production increased at two zinc mines, major tenders to be announced shortly

The production at two major zinc mines is to being ramped up with major construction tenders to be called shortly.

Ivanhoe Australia completes $345m Merlin mine feasibility study

Ivanhoe has completed its feasibility study on its Merlin Molybdenum & Rhenium Project in northwestern Queensland.

$300m copper project pushes ahead to meet construction deadline

A multi-million dollar copper project is gathering speed as it aims for a third quarter start on construction.

Underground mining contractor awarded $100m contract at mine in North West Queensland

An underground mining contractor has been awarded a $100 million contract at a site 65km north-west of Cloncurry.

Heads up on tender opportunities for $800m phosphate project in North West Queensland

The proponent of a proposed $800 million phosphate project in north west Queensland has begun to issue tender packages.

Construction to begin later this year on copper project in north west Queensland

Projectory has learnt that construction on a copper project near Cloncurry in Queensland will begin in the third quarter of this year.

MMI Resources approves $157m cash injection into Dugald River, appoints new general manager

Hong Kong-listed Minmetals Resources has approved $157m capital expenditure to develop the next stage of its Dugald River zinc project, in Queensland.

Environmental Impact Study underway for Perilya Limited’s $80m Mount Oxide mining project

The Environmental Impact Study is underway for Perilya Limited $80m Mount Oxide copper mine, near Mount Isa in Queensland.