Aurox Resources - a Pilbara based iron ore developer - has secured Environmental Ministerial Approval from the Western Australian Government for its 100% owned Balla Balla iron ore project.
The project, which is located midway between Karratha and Port Hedland, is to mine and process up to 10.1 million tonnes per annum of magnetite ore over a 15 year mine life and is expected to achieve first production in early 2012.
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Last week, Woodside verbally agreed the terms of a Heads of Agreement between the State of Western Australia and the Kimberley Land Council on behalf of Traditional Owners, related to the establishment of a LNG Precinct in the James Price Point area, north of Broome, intended to be a $185 billion, 30-year Kimberley gas project.
Whilst this project is some way off from commencing - possibly 2011 - Woodside expects 6000 fly-in fly-out jobs will be created during the five-year construction phase, alongside hundreds of positions for local indigenous groups.
I certainly sit in that category of people that is keen on the advancement of green technology so the ZeroGen Project is intriguing. ZeroGen based in Queensland is developing new generation coal technology to produce smarter, cleaner power.
One of the focuses is on Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS), which is quite the hot topic in Oil and Energy Industries. CCS intends to minimize greenhouse gas emissions by capturing and safely storing carbon dioxide (CO2), generally underground.
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The Resources Industry Training Council (RITC) is a joint venture between the Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia (CMEWA) and the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association Ltd (APPEA).
Australian gold producer Focus Minerals Limited announced this week that it has appointed Perth-based Como Engineers Pty Ltd as preferred contractor for the refurbishment and re-commissioning of its 100%-owned Three Mile Hill treatment plant in Western Australia. Como Engineers is part of the engineering group, VDM Group Limited.