All articles by JP Casey

  1. In video: what can we learn from the Queensland Rail accident?

    Credit: Queensland Rail In February, torrential rainfall of over a metre in Queensland derailed a stowed Glencore train, wrecking 21…
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    30 May
  2. Inmarsat and Minas Gerais partner to consider satellite monitoring solutions

    Technology firm Inmarsat has signed a memorandum of understanding with the government of the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais to…
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    29 May
  3. Rio Tinto’s Amrun bauxite mine recognised for indigenous contributions

    The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) has awarded Rio Tinto its ‘Best Company Indigenous Procurement Initiative Award’ for the work of…
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    29 May
  4. Beyond Earth: Could Australia lead the race to mine the Moon?

    Humanity’s need for resources is growing. The Earth’s mineral reserves are needed to fuel the planet’s expanding populations, advancing technologies…
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    29 May
  5. Wangan and Jagalingou people launch opposition to Carmichael mine

    The Wangan and Jagalingou people, an aboriginal group based in Queensland’s Galilee Basin, have handed the controversial Carmichael coal mine…
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    28 May
  6. Gold mine explosion kills eight and injures two miners in Zimbabwe

    Zimbabwean officials have confirmed that an explosion that hit the Jumbo gold mine in the northern province of Mazowe, killed…
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    28 May
  7. Uncertain times at the world’s deepest mine

    The deepest mine in the world could soon be changing hands. AngloGold Ashanti has made its intentions to sell the…
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    28 May
  8. Zambia to intensify mining audits following Vedanta permit removal

    The Government of Zambia has announced plans to step up auditing work at its country’s mines, following its removal of…
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    24 May
  9. ICMM reports 2% decrease in mining fatalities in 2018

    The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) has released data on the safety performance of its 27 member companies…
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    23 May
  10. Unusual but effective: how some tax incentives are used to promote mining

    Canada: exploration tax encourages growth in BC In January, British Columbia (BC) made permanent two tax credits for miners that…
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    23 May
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