WA Tag

BHP (ASX:BHP) has launched an investigation into the cause of a fire which broke out at its largest iron ore mine, located in Western Australia (WA). The mining giant confirmed an evacuation took place at the Mt Whaleback mine in the Pilbara region of WA, with...

BHP’s (ASX:BHP) Nickel West Australia business is aiming to extend the life of its Mount Keith operations into the 2030s with the development of the Yakabindie satellite deposit. The Anglo-Australian miner has applied to the Environmental Protection Authority to clear 842 hectares for two open pits,...

The Australian government has granted environmental approval to Vimy Resources (ASX:VMY) for the construction of its Mulga Rock uranium mine in Western Australia. Australia's minister of environment and energy Josh Frydenberg approved the project subject to meeting stringent conditions laid out by the Environmental Protection Agency...