The past, present and future of gold

Gold celebrated the 50th anniversary of its split from the US dollar in August. The Perth Mint explains why the precious …

Copper goes green

The copper market has entered record territory this year as supply chains double down on its importance in the clean …

WA miners flourish in Deloitte Index

The 2021 Deloitte WA Index paints a strong picture of the economic gains achieved by the state’s mining companies. Nickolas Zakharia writes.

How mining can adapt to the skills shortage

Industry experts explore the cause and potential solutions for the mining and resources sector as it deals with the ongoing …

Guiding coal companies to meet a dual challenge

As the build-up continues to the pandemic-delayed UN Climate Change Conference (COP26), all eyes – and hopefully all agendas – …

Rising sands

By Anthony Fensom Australia’s mineral sands miners are eyeing better times, with supply issues and a post-COVID recovery lifting prices. 

Copper, gold surge excites miners

By Anthony Fensom  Strong market conditions for two key commodities mined by ASX-listed companies are set to spark an increase …

Epiroc at forefront of next-generation technology

The original equipment manufacturer’s breakthrough autonomous blasthole drill is a big stride forward in safety and productivity.
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Gold explorers and producers find their feet

The gold industry has started to settle following record highs amid the initial outbreaks of COVID-19 in 2020, but what’s …

Electric vehicles to drive Australia’s mining future

Industry leaders predict critical minerals for battery technologies will lead to significant opportunities for the nation’s growing resources sector.

The risk and reward of modern mining

KPMG’s Australian Mining Risk Forecast for 2021-22 is defined by two themes, one representing a challenge for the industry and …
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What sets Australia’s top companies apart?

Five Australian mining companies have made the cut in the PwC Mine 2021 report’s Top 40 list. Here’s why they …