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Mineral Resources has launched a $70 million rail expansion for its Carina iron ore mine in WA's Yilgarn region north east of Southern Cross.
Shares in MACA were higher after the mining contractor announced a new $90 million contract and said its full-year net profit would "comfortably exceed" last year's figure of $49.5 million.
Sirius Resources has announced a $189 million capital raising to help fund the development of its Nova nickel project near Balladonia.
Maurice Brand's runaway market success story, Liquefied Natural Gas, has continued to hit fresh record highs today after attracting a third share price query from the Australian Securities Exchange in as many months.

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