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SCEE wins contracts for Rio Tinto’s Amrun bauxite project /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Southern Cross Electrical Engineering (SCEE), an Australian-based electrical, instrumentation, communication and maintenance services company, has bagged two contracts for Rio Tinto’s Amrun bauxite project in Queensland. The company has received contracts worth a ...

Metallica appoints mining and haulage contractor for Urquhart Bauxite project /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

An Australian bauxite developer Metallica Minerals Limited (Metallica) today announced that the company has appointed the LCR Group (LCR) to undertake all mining and haulage operations on behalf of the Joint Venture at the Urquhart Bauxite project. For this, its subsidiary has si ...

Iran, Guinea okay feasibility report on bauxite JV project /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Iran-Guinea bauxite project is finally back on track. The final feasibility report on bauxite mining near Guinea’s capital city Conarky was approved by government officials from both the countries on Tuesday, May 9. Mehdi Karbasian, Chairman of Iranian Mines and Mining ...

AU Capital Mining may face local dispute over bauxite mining licence in Solomon Islands /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Temotu province of Solomon Islands is facing growing community unrest over bauxite mining licence and operations. The Australian mining company, AU Capital Mining, co-owned by Pacific Bauxite, recently  won a license to explore bauxite mining at Nende in Temotu. According ...

Metallica Minerals raises A$2.5m for Urquhart bauxite project /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to news on Mining Weekly, Metallica Minerals, an Australian bauxite developer, has raised about A$2.5-million in a renounceable rights issue to finance the commissioning of its Urquhart bauxite project in north Queensland.   The Urquhart project is est ...

UPDATE: Ghana to set up bauxite-aluminium development authority in three months /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

President of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced on Tuesday, 21 March, that the government will establish an integrated bauxite-aluminium development authority in the next three months in order to shore up bauxite and aluminium production in the nation. The autho ...

Metro Mining completes rights issue to fund bauxite mine /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Metro Mining has raised $36.5 million in its 1:2 non-renounceable rights issue priced at $0.125 for its100% owned Bauxite Hills Mine located in northern Queensland. The rights issue follows the recently completed placement, which raised $15.9 million taking the total combined amo ...

Rio spends more than $900 million in contract for Amrun bauxite mine project /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Metals and mining giant Rio Tinto proclaimed on Tuesday, March 21, that the company has given more than $900 million in contracts for the development of Amrun bauxite mine project to Queensland suppliers in the Cape York Peninsula, Australia. The company has given nearly two thir ...

Tân Rai bauxite project will deliver, says VINACOMIN Dy. Director Nguyen Van Biên /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industry Group (VINACOMIN) operated Tân Rai bauxite mine has every quality that it takes a company to stage an emphatic comeback even after posting a mammoth loss, thinks VINACOMIN deputy director Nguyen Van Biên. While explaining ...

Work to commence on Metro Mining’s Bauxite Hills Mine /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Metro Mining Ltd plans to commence construction of The Bauxite Hills Mine north of Weipa in July with mining operations and first shipment scheduled for April, next year. Metro today released a Bankable Feasibility Study (BFS) confirming the Bauxite Hills Mine will become one ...

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