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Time For Miners to Cut Costs
Buildings
Wednesday February 11 2015

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
Energy
Friday January 16 2015

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
Infrastructure
Wednesday October 15 2014

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
Mining
Wednesday May 7 2014

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
Mining
Friday March 21 2014

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
Mining
Tuesday January 14 2014

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
Business
Friday November 29 2013

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
Mining
Wednesday October 2 2013

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
Civil
Thursday September 19 2013

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...

Business
17 Sep, 2015
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.

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