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Bonfiglioli wins Bulk Handling Award for gear units supplied to Rio Tinto

Bonfiglioli Transmission (Aust) has won the prestigious Bulk Handling Award for 2014 in the category of Excellence in the Application of Gears, …

How Glencore PLC & Anglo American Plc Can Outperform Rio Tinto plc & BHP Billiton plc By 20% In 2015

The last few days of trading have been particularly difficult for investors with long positions in the mining sector. I warned earlier this year the …

BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto move to dominate in copper

SYDNEY – Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton are amassing vast copper holdings in a push to capture a greater chunk of the US$140 billion world market, …

Who would win in a fight between Batman and Darth Vader? Well...

Batman and Darth Vader wouldn't exactly be the best of friends, much to the disappointment (or glee?) of some fans, but they would offer one hell of a fight for us to watch.<p>In the latest Super Power Beat Down from MachinimaPrime, the Dark Knight enters a very familiar space station in search of …

Paid and Free DLC for LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Revealed

Bizarro League inbound.<p>Two additional pieces of DLC for LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham have been announced, both arriving in early 2015.<p>First up is the …

Competition Commission recommends approval of Anglo American, Samancor transaction

Home<p>Latest News<p>Sector News<p>Back<p>Base Metals<p>Back<br>• Base Metals Home<br>• Aluminium<br>• Bauxite<br>• Cobalt<br>• Copper<br>• Lead<br>• Nickel<br>• Tin<br>• Zinc<p>Coal<p>CSR<p>Diamonds<p>Diversified …

Glencore and Peabody to merge Hunter Valley coal mines - Australian Mining

Glencore and Peabody Energy have agreed to jointly manage the nearby Wambo and United coal mines in the Hunter Valley, the first joint venture of its …

What it takes to build $70 billion worth of LNG plants: Bechtel construction facts - Australian Mining

As the LNG plants on Curtis Island continue to take shape in three projects worth billions of dollars in investments, <i>Australian Mining</i> did some …

Private equity circles embattled Aussie miners

Miners big and small were able to afford those costs as commodity prices climbed to record highs, but most are now frantically cutting back as …

New mining investments crash to decade lows

Activity in the resources sector continues to tumble, with a new government report showing investment commitments to major projects are now at the …