OZ Minerals has completed due diligence at the Wollongong copper farm-in and joint venture (JV) with Resolution Minerals in the Northern Territory, revealing it will spend $4.9 million on exploration at the project over five years.
Newcrest Mining and Greatland Gold have moved their Juri joint venture (JV) in Western Australia to its second stage, with a ramp up of exploration activity scheduled for next year.
IGO has enhanced the potential of the Fraser Range nickel-copper joint venture with Boadicea Resources in Western Australia after uncovering a new target in the September quarter.
BHP and Encounter Resources have increased the footprint of the Elliot copper project joint venture (JV) in the Northern Territory by 2700 kilometres as the two companies aim to meet growing demand for the base metal.
Poseidon Nickel has signed an agreement with Pure Battery Technologies (PBT) to investigate the possibility of processing its nickel at a battery materials refinery in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
Kalium Lakes has raised $50 million to increase the output of the Beyondie sulphate of potash (SOP) project in Western Australia from 90,000 to 120,000 tonnes per annum.
Mako Gold has returned its widest drill intercept to date from the Gogbala prospect, part of the Napié project in Côte d’Ivoire.
Newcrest Mining has revealed the potential for significant profit margins in stage one of the pre-feasibility study (PFS) for the Havieron gold joint venture project in Western Australia.
Nova Minerals has unearthed bonanza grade gold at its RPM North prospect, part of the Estelle gold project in Alaska.
Magnetite Mines has contracted Hatch to complete the process plant section of its definitive feasibility study (DFS) for the Razorback iron ore project in South Australia.