mining

Energy contractor's jobseeker blood vial plan shut down

premium_icon Energy contractor's jobseeker blood vial plan shut down

Energy contractor backtracks on having workers submit blood vials.

Palmer threatens bad PR campaign against government

premium_icon Palmer threatens bad PR campaign against government

Clive Palmer threatens to blacken government over Queensland Nickel.

CQ firm seals $300 million mining deal

premium_icon CQ firm seals $300 million mining deal

The contract will secure jobs for more than 350 employees and will have flow-on...

Adani heir’s inconvenient truth for activists

premium_icon Adani heir’s inconvenient truth for activists

Adani a world leader in reducing emissions, says ports CEO

More jobs coming as Adani reveals $40m rail contract

premium_icon More jobs coming as Adani reveals $40m rail contract

More jobs tipped but key question remains unanswered

Meet the people behind the mining protests

premium_icon Meet the people behind the mining protests

They come from all different walks of life and have various passions

Mass job cuts at Bowen Basin mine

premium_icon Mass job cuts at Bowen Basin mine

Workers received phone calls last night from the company advising they had lost...

Bang for a buck: Plans to open Mackay brothel again

premium_icon Bang for a buck: Plans to open Mackay brothel again

Mackay’s economy growth expected to boost demand for sex.

Love, laughs and a large Thai elephant

premium_icon Love, laughs and a large Thai elephant

In their 50 years of marriage, this couple has shared a lot, including sharing...

Moranbah team wins national mines rescue competition

premium_icon Moranbah team wins national mines rescue competition

The winners will now compete in the International Mines Rescue Competition in the...

Palmer pushes Gaillee Basin coal bid

premium_icon Palmer pushes Gaillee Basin coal bid

Plans for coal and rail project in the Galilee Basin have proceeded

Green group slams Clive Palmer’s Galilee mine bid

premium_icon Green group slams Clive Palmer’s Galilee mine bid

Project would be four times the size of Adani’s Carmichael mine

IPC faces chop after NSW mine debacles

premium_icon IPC faces chop after NSW mine debacles

A review will determine if the state needs the oversight body

Sex toy, butter knives and airport security was ‘horseplay’

premium_icon Sex toy, butter knives and airport security was ‘horseplay’

A mine worker was sacked after she played a prank.

WATCH: Huge mine blast sends 1.3 million cubic metres flying

premium_icon WATCH: Huge mine blast sends 1.3 million cubic metres flying

World’s largest ‘blast’ goes off without a hitch at Bowen Basin mine.

Automation halt: Why CQ mine is going against the trend

premium_icon Automation halt: Why CQ mine is going against the trend

But the mining giant has not ruled out revisiting the technology in future

Adani working with Qld govt to finalise royalties deal

premium_icon Adani working with Qld govt to finalise royalties deal

It comes after Monday’s deadline for the agreement was missed

Why I don’t care if a business supports Adani

premium_icon Why I don’t care if a business supports Adani

If Australia does not open its arms to coal, those opportunities go overseas, which...

Resource industry employment reaches new heights

premium_icon Resource industry employment reaches new heights

The number of people working in Mackay’s mining industry has boomed

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