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After years of weakness in the junior IPO market, positive sentiment has returned, spurred on by surging commodity prices and a bullish outlook for metals.
Tony Rovira-led explorer has three rigs rolling at one of its Creasy Group joint venture projects in the Pilbara after discovering nickel-copper in two mineralised zones.
Former WA treasurer Ben Wyatt has hit back at critics of him moving into two corporate roles with resources companies months after leaving parliament, insisting he has to “earn a living somewhere”.
Mineral exploration spending in WA dipped in the recent March quarter after 12 months of quarter on quarter growth, according to data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
Chris Ellison’s Mineral Resources becomes a player in one of the biggest undeveloped iron ore projects in WA.
The Russell Moran-chaired explorer reported visible gold in nine of 16 holes at its maiden diamond drilling program with bonanza hits in 11.
A union has warned mining giant BHP could face an exodus of train drivers from its Pilbara iron ore operations because it has extended a tougher COVID roster amid a shortage of workers.
Mining contractor GR Engineering has upgraded its full-year revenue guidance by as much as $50 million.
Two Perth friends, who developed a mouthguard that will revolutionise the detection of concussion in contact sports, are preparing to list their company on the ASX.
The Andrew Forrest-controlled miner will push ahead with its planned magnetite project in the Pilbara despite conceding the development cost will blowout even further.
Former Rio Tinto iron ore boss Chris Salisbury has scored his second board position after parting ways with the mining giant in the wake of the Juukan rock shelters disaster last year.
The Chris Reed-led company’s joint venture company Primobius has signed a memorandum of understanding with Canadian steelmaker Stelco Holdings.
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