Category: Mining & Resources

Chevron to explore for oil and gas in WA

Oil giant Chevron has paid $3 million for a cash bid permit to secure the right to explore an area off the Western Australian coast for the next six years. Minister for Resources Matt Canavan said the award was made…
BHP Billiton announces Board changes

BHP Billiton announced the appointment of Grant King as an independent Non-executive Director, effective as of 1 March 2017. Mr King is a former Managing Director and CEO of Origin Energy Limited. During his 16-year spell with Australia’s leading energy…
BHP Billiton achieves record WA iron ore production  

BHP Billiton announced that it has achieved a record iron ore production from its Western Australia Iron Ore (WAIO) mines during the second half of 2016. According to the company, the record production from WAIO was driven by the continued…