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Chillagoe

Aug 04, 2021
R3D looks to expand Chillagoe ground

R3D looks to expand Chillagoe ground

Newly listed R3D Resources has a secured an exclusivity agreement to purchase the Beefwood project, potentially building on its Chillagoe region tenement package. The company’s local assets include the former Tartana copper operation, where it aims to restart copper sulphate production in 2022. The Beefwood project (EPM 26399) is strategically positioned within Newcrest Mining’s Bulimba̷...

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Oct 19, 2020
Thomson tests the ground for Chillagoe deal

Thomson tests the ground for Chillagoe deal

Thomson Resources is due to kick off a soil auger drilling program west of Chillagoe from this week in preliminary explorations for its planned Queensland Gold Project acquisition. The project comprises six EPMs (Exploration Permit for Minerals), five ofwhich are granted, in an area near the Mungana, Red Dome and King Vol mining operations. The… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, i...

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Mar 24, 2020
Tableland miner enters administration

Tableland miner enters administration

The owner of significant mining leases and processing assets on the Atherton Tableland in Far North Queensland has entered into administration. The Auctus Minerals-owned Chillagoe Project, which counted the Mungana and King Vol deposits in its portfolio, will be put into care and maintenance. Richard Tucker and John Bumback of KordaMentha Perth have been appointed… This content is for iQ In...

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Mar 23, 2020
Chillagoe region mining acquisition stalls

Chillagoe region mining acquisition stalls

Consolidated Tin Mines says it will not be proceeding with the proposed takeover of Auctus-owned operations in the Chillagoe region, west of Cairns. The $53 million acquisition deal covered the Mungana processing plant, the inactive Mungana mine and the King Vol polymetallic mine, which produces about 360,000 tonnes of ore per annum . Consolidated Tin… This content is for iQ Industry Queens...

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Feb 10, 2020
FNQ mining operations to combine in $53m deal

FNQ mining operations to combine in $53m deal

Consolidated Tin Mines is taking over Auctus-owned operations in the Chillagoe region, west of Cairns, for up to $53.3 million. The acquisition includes the Mungana processing plant, the inactive Mungana mine and the King Vol polymetallic mine, which produces about 360,000 tonnes of ore per annum . Consolidated Tin Mines (CSD) says combining the Auctus… This content is for iQ Industry Queen...

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Jun 06, 2019
New life for NQ copper site

New life for NQ copper site

Tartana Resources is working to build a clearer picture of its in-ground assets in North Queensland as it prepares for an IPO on the Australian Stock Exchange. The company plans to restart the heap leach/solvent extraction plant at the Chillagoe site, which has been on care and maintenance since 2014 and produced high quality copper… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ C...

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May 19, 2017
All systems ‘go’ at Chillagoe

All systems ‘go’ at Chillagoe

Auctus Resources has finished commissioning the processing plant at its Chillagoe project in north Queensland and is ramping up production. GR Engineering Services carried out the upgrade and completion works on the polymetallic concentrator, with a bespoke Auctus Resources design to allow it to handle copper, lead, zinc, gold and silver product. “We finished the… This content is for iQ Ind...

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Apr 11, 2017
Auctus nears production at Chillagoe

Auctus nears production at Chillagoe

Auctus Resources plans to begin production next month at its Chillagoe project in north Queensland. Auctus Resources managing director Steve Murdoch said the rehabilitated Mungana underground mine was well into development, with first production ore expected during May. Surface infrastructure was basically complete at the nearby greenfield zinc project – King Vol, where work was progressing…...

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Nov 29, 2016
Chillagoe mining projects set for new year start-up

Chillagoe mining projects set for new year start-up

Auctus Resources is set to award its principal mining contract in January as it gears up to start production from the Mungana and King Vol projects near Chillagoe in far north Queensland. GR Engineering Services is completing a rebuild of the Mungana concentrator, with work on schedule for the plant to be processing at full… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, iQ ...

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