Time For Miners to Cut Costs
Pilbara iron ore miners are among the nation's best paid workers, but Rio Tinto has told its workers that employee costs are one of a range...
WA to Upgrade Pilbara’s Piecemeal Power System
The Pilbara’s fragmented power infrastructure is set to undergo a major overhaul in order to foster the future development of Australia’s biggest mining hub.
Pipelines Pave Way for Pilbara Gasification
Efforts to cut costs are spurring a shift toward gas amongst iron ore miners operating in the mineral-rich Pilbara, as well as an attendant expansion in the...
Pilbara Rail Plan Could Benefit Miners
Aurizon's plan to build a multi-user rail line through the Pilbara could benefit iron ore miners such as Fortescue Metals, Flinders Mines and Iron Ore Holdings.
Rinehart Bags Cash for Huge Construction Project
Australia’s richest woman Gina Rinehart has bagged what is being claimed as the largest ever financing package following the closure of the deal in Singapore.
Forge Shares Tumble on Profit Writedown
Engineering services firm Forge Group has seen its share price plunge after flagging further profit writedowns for one of its key power station projects.
Forge Shares Dive on Power Station Write-downs
Shares in ASX-listed engineering firm Forge Group plunged a staggering 83.6 per cent in a single day after the company emerged from a four week trading...
Pilbara Sino Iron Project to Start Production at Last
One of China's most expensive overseas mining assets will commence production following several highly fraught years of preparation.
John Holland Bags Roy Hill Railway Contract
Engineering and civil construction company John Holland has bagged a $257 million contract to build almost 350 kilometres of railway for Gina’ Rinehart’s Roy Hill Iron...
WA Scraps Deal for Hilton in the Pilbara
Challenging economic conditions for the Western Australian resources sector may have scuppered hopes of bringing a new Hilton hotel to the Pilbara.