Monday 28th May, 2018
Pacific National is a subsidiary of Asciano. Photo: Asciano

Investors want answers after ACCC delays Asciano deal

Key shareholders want Asciano to provide an alternative plan in case Brookfield’s proposed takeover is blocked by the government’s competition…
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Zinc is one commodity highlighted by Wood Mackenzie. Photo: Xstrata

Analyst urges counter-cyclical investment in mining

Market analyst Wood Mackenzie says despite slowing growth in mineral demand, the global mining industry will need to invest more…
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Train on its way to WICET. Photo: Aurizon

Coal, iron ore volumes down for Aurizon

Aurizon has recorded a 3% drop in coal volumes through the first three months of FY2016, with Queensland volumes dipping…
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Bundaberg, Queensland. Photo: Hema Maps / Jim Wilson

Queensland contemplates a Port of Bundaberg expansion

Queensland is looking at increasing the Port of Bundaberg’s commodity base to include minerals, and boosting throughput from an average…
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Awards night is not to be missed. Photo: Greg Dickins

Finalists announced for Australian Bulk Handling Awards 2015

The esteemed finalists for the 2015 Australian Bulk Handling Awards – the Bulkies – have been announced. Hosted by the…
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Cobar copper mine. Photo: CBH Resources

Glencore puts Cobar on the block

Glencore will close one of its Australian zinc operations, and will sell a key Australian copper mine, as part of…
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Coal. Photo: Shutterstock.

South-East Asia to bolster coal demand: Report

Coal demand from South-East Asia will expand at the fastest rate of all energy sources to 2040, a new report…
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Richards Bay coal terminal. Photo: Aurecon

South African coal terminal replaces old gear

South Africa’s main coal conduit, the Richards Bay Coal Terminal, is to replace 39-year old stackers, reclaimers, and shiploaders, while…
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