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Queensland mining

Sep 09, 2021
Briefly in mining news

Briefly in mining news

Great Northern Minerals Limited has received the four metre composite results from the recently completed reverse circulation (RC) drilling program at Camel Creek north west of Townsville. Related: Great Northern keen to keep drilling at Camel Creek The drilling program comprised a total 15 RC holes for 3262 metres, with three of these (401 metres)… This content is for iQ Industry Queenslan...

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May 11, 2020
Zenith gets drilling at ‘compelling’ gold target

Zenith gets drilling at ‘compelling’ gold target

Zenith Minerals has kicked off its maiden drill program at the Red Mountain gold project in Queensland. The company says the 10 RC hole program will test compelling new gold target generated by Zenith’s exploration team. The Red Mountain gold-silver project is located within about 100km of operating gold mines at Cracow and Mount Rawdon…. This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal,...

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May 04, 2020
Sumitomo opts in for Hillalong coal joint venture

Sumitomo opts in for Hillalong coal joint venture

Japanese conglomerate Sumitomo Corporation has stepped up its commitment to the Hillalong coking coal project near Glenden in the Bowen Basin. Sumitomo has completed $2.5 million in payments under its farm-in agreement with project owner Bowen Coking Coal. Bowen Coking Coal said today that the agreement was now proceeding to a joint venture, after Sumitomo… This content is for iQ Industry Q...

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Apr 29, 2020
Stanmore loses June coal sales as customers defer

Stanmore loses June coal sales as customers defer

Stanmore Coal has revised its guidance for the fiscal year after taking a 250,000-tonne hit to June sales. The company said term customers had advised Stanmore in the past week that they would be deferring taking delivery of contracted coal shipments due in June, leaving the Bowen Basin coal producer with no sales now forecast… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, ...

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Apr 29, 2020
Carnaby ticking the boxes for 2020 gold mine start

Carnaby ticking the boxes for 2020 gold mine start

Carnaby Resources is on track to complete its Tick Hill gold project pre-feasibility study by the end of May as it targets a late 2020 start to mining. The company last month released scoping study results based on a 12-month mining and toll treatment operation to process a resource of 348,000 tonnes for about 25,000… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, iQ Geo, iQ...

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Apr 28, 2020
High prices spark fresh look at Mount Mackenzie gold

High prices spark fresh look at Mount Mackenzie gold

Resources and Energy Group is revisiting the figures for its Mount Mackenzie project in Central Queensland as gold prices head north of $2600. It said a revised sale price would increase free cash flow for the gold-silver project to $54.6 million, from a previous estimate of about $30.5 million. The review follows scoping study results… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, i...

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Apr 28, 2020
Paperwork progressing for Olive Downs coal project

Paperwork progressing for Olive Downs coal project

Plans for the $1 billion Olive Downs coal complex have inched forward, with two elements ticked off by the Federal Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment. The rail spur and water pipeline required for the Pembroke Resources mine were approved with conditions under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act this month. The project… This content is for iQ Indus...

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Mar 31, 2020
Plea to stop exploration jobs falling through the gap

Plea to stop exploration jobs falling through the gap

The Association of Mining and Exploration Companies is calling on the Federal Government to widen the criteria for the $130 billion JobKeeper wage subsidy scheme. AMEC says the eligibility criteria as announced will exclude small mineral exploration companies, because they don’t have any turnover, which is a requirement for eligibility. “Small mineral exploration companies don’t… This conte...

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Mar 25, 2020
Consolidated Tin stands down workforce

Consolidated Tin stands down workforce

Consolidated Tin Mines has placed its Mount Garnet and Surveyor operations in care and maintenance, citing public health concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. The company said all employees other than those required during the care and maintenance period had been advised they would be stood down without pay as at the close of business on… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ...

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