SRK appoints new ESG principal

SRK has appointed Kate Vershinina as its new principal consultant to its environmental, social and governance (ESG) team.

WA lithium frenzy boon for sector: Allkem

Some investors are using a softened lithium market as an opportunity to shuffle their chess pieces and buy up while shares are cheap, particularly in Western Australia. What are Allkem's thoughts on the recent lithium rush and will the company take part?
Sierra Gorda, copper, aurora, critical mineral

Rio not in a hurry to sink teeth into ‘copper whopper’

Mining giant Rio Tinto is in talks with Traditional Owner groups concerning the development of a new copper mine in …
BHP copper

BHP iron ore boss heads to America

Asset president of BHP’s profitable Western Australia Iron Ore (WAIO) operations Brandon Craig has been promoted to president of Americas, …
Africa iron ore

Major iron ore developments in Africa

Rio Tinto and Fortescue have both given significant updates regarding their iron ore projects in Africa.

Evolution wins race to acquire Northparkes

Evolution Mining has bought a majority stake in the Northparkes copper-gold mine in New South Wales from Chinese company CMOC.
Rio lithium, iron ore

Rio advances iron ore behemoth

Global giant Rio Tinto has approved a $110 million prefeasibility study for the development of the Rhodes Ridge project, considered …
Metals Acquisition

Metals Acquisition Limited poised for ASX listing

New York-listed Metals Acquisition Limited is set to enter the ASX fray following its acquisition of the CSA copper mine in NSW.
Albemarle M&A, lithium

US leaves Aussie lithium miners at the altar

Clarification around the US Government’s Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) may see some Australian lithium producers ineligible for funding depending on their involvement with China. We take a closer look.
Commodity 2024

This commodity is set to surge in 2024

Of the 25 commodities analysed in BMI’s 2024 commodity outlook report, 16 are set to average higher prices in 2024. We look at one commodity that's in for a strong 2024.
Pilbara Minerals hydroxide

Pilbara Minerals becomes a lithium hydroxide producer

Pilbara Minerals has cut the ribbon on Train 1 of its lithium hydroxide joint venture operation in South Korea.
Chalice Gonneville

Chalice’s Gonneville deposit just keeps growing

Chalice Mining has extended its Gonneville critical minerals project in Western Australia.