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2014/11/27 22:08
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News from the Mid-North Coast, regional Australia and beyond this morning. NAMBUCCA: The small communities of the Nambucca Valley are renowned for their stoicism, and their ability to stare down and...
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2014/11/27 21:59
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BHP Billiton could expand its Olympic Dam mine based on an underground mining model. BHP Billiton will explore expanding its Olympic Dam mine to meet increased copper productivity targets. Increased...
2014/11/24 23:34
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THE Olympic Dam mine will be expanded to produce more than twice as much as it does now by the middle of next decade, BHP Billiton has flagged. Nonetheless, the expansion will be huge. “We do want...
2014/11/24 14:24
2014/11/24 14:24
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The reshaping of the BHP Billiton empire, including its latest commitment to cut $US2.6 billion a year in costs and make other productivity gains, should be a clarion call to mining contractors that...
2014/11/24 12:31
2014/11/24 12:31
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THE Government couldn’t have picked a better time to sell Medibank. It then couldn’t have picked a better time for trading in the stock to start. The overall investment climate was already highly...
2014/11/24 07:10
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BHP Billiton has strongly indicated it wants to go ahead with an expansion of its Olympic Dam mine, but says it needs government support. The global miner famously fell out with the South Australian...
2014/11/23 23:06
2014/11/23 23:06
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Capital expenditure will be cut to $14.2 billion in the 12 months to June, from a previous estimate of $14.8 billion, dropping again to $13 billion in 2016, the producer said today in a...
2014/11/23 20:50
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The AGL coal seam gas drilling site in Gloucester where radioactive material is being used. Photo: Ryan Osland Radioactive material is being used at some coal seam gas drilling sites in NSW and...
2014/11/21 16:19
2014/11/21 16:19
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With the Exception of Russia, gold output declined amongst the top 5 producing nations From its historic inception circa 6000 BC, society has intuitively placed a high value on gold for its intrinsic...
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2014/11/21 12:34
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BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie is relishing the chance to develop the Olympic Dam mine. ‘‘It’s a very compelling and mouth-watering opportunity,” Mr Mackenzie told The Advertiser. In...
2014/11/20 08:05
2014/11/20 08:05
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BHP Billiton's use of only fly-in fly-out workers instead of locals at two new coal mines in central Queensland have sparked protests at the mining giant's annual general meeting. The move was...
2014/11/20 07:10
2014/11/20 07:10
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BHP Billiton confronted its own disgruntled employees along with environmental protesters at its annual shareholder meeting. The use of compulsory fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers at two new coal mines...
2014/11/19 12:56
2014/11/19 12:56
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Overnight Media Digest * The Senate narrowly defeated legislation that would have approved the Keystone XL pipeline, delivering a political setback to Senator Mary Landrieu, who had pushed for the...
2014/11/17 13:34
2014/11/17 13:34
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HER voice beams up from Earth to space, the Australian accent ringing out clearly. Now Andrea Boyd will bring her voice to another quest, raising the profile of the engineering profession. Next week,...
2014/11/17 12:04
2014/11/17 12:04
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A MAN who made jokes about explosives and aircraft has been refused entry to a flight from Olympic Dam. The New South Wales man, 51, allegedly made the jokes yesterday while waiting at Olympic Dam...
2014/11/16 02:34
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MINING and energy are seen as the shining lights for an economic revival in South Australia, leaving other industries in the dust as far as their importance to the state over the next two...
2014/11/10 12:09
2014/11/10 12:09
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We expect roughly half of Japan's 48 functional reactors will eventually re-enter service, as economic imperatives overcome health and environmental concerns. Along with a wave of new builds in China...
2014/11/10 05:42
2014/11/10 05:42
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A radical experiment under way in the South Australian desert is a last-ditch attempt to save native mammals from the paws of feral cats. The animal inside the fenced enclosure is frantic. It darts...
2014/11/02 11:34
2014/11/02 11:34
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THE South Australian hotels industry has dismissed public sentiment to make Melbourne Cup day a holiday as local venues gear up to cash in on its “best food and beverage day” tomorrow. Industry...
2014/11/02 06:11
2014/11/02 06:11
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New mine on prime agricultural land riles farmers and raises questions about the country's economic future. Farmer Brenton Davey's land lies within the planned Hillside mine's 30sq km area of...
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