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BHP opts for longer, heavier trains PDF Print E-mail
THE WEST AUSTRALIAN   
Sunday, 26 October 2014 11:40

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Rail operations are getting an overhaul as BHP Billiton Iron Ore drives to gain more productivity out of its assets, but the company says increased speed, and autonomous operations are still a way off.

 
BHP, Rio attack a power trip: Labor PDF Print E-mail
AAP   
Saturday, 25 October 2014 10:45

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Premier Colin Barnett is bringing WA into disrepute over his criticism of BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto, the opposition says.

 
New oil discovery in North Sea PDF Print E-mail
AFP, THE WEST AUSTRALIAN   
Saturday, 25 October 2014 10:41

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British oil giant BP and European energy conglomerate GDF-Suez have announced a new oil discovery in the North Sea.

 
BHP admits flooding market: Barnett PDF Print E-mail
AAP   
Friday, 24 October 2014 16:28

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BHP Billiton boss Andrew Mackenzie says the WA premier's suggestion the company and Rio Tinto are flooding the iron ore market is "completely wrong".

 
Chinese data drive stocks up PDF Print E-mail
THE WEST AUSTRALIAN   
Friday, 24 October 2014 16:14

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The Australian sharemarket resumed its recovery rally along with global markets after weak Chinese house price data stoked stimulus hopes.

 
BHP makes record Telethon donation PDF Print E-mail
BY STAFF REPORTER   
Friday, 24 October 2014 16:04

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In the largest donation in Telethon history, BHP Billiton has committed $20 million over the next five years to the Telethon Kids Institute to improve the health and wellbeing of children in Western Australia.

 
Macmahon flags Mongolian fight PDF Print E-mail
THE WEST AUSTRALIAN   
Friday, 24 October 2014 15:44

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Macmahon Holdings has raised the possibility of legal action against a Mongolian coal miner over a disputed contract worth hundreds of millions of dollars.

 
Buswell joins Brierty PDF Print E-mail
THE WEST AUSTRALIAN   
Friday, 24 October 2014 09:39

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Seven weeks after dramatically quitting State Parliament, former WA treasurer Troy Buswell has rejoined the private sector working for a leading mining contractor.

 
BHP boss warns of China slowdown PDF Print E-mail
THE WEST AUSTRALIAN   
Friday, 24 October 2014 09:35

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BHP Billiton chairman Jac Nasser has told shareholders to brace for a "gradual decline" in China's economic growth, though he said he was upbeat about strong, long-term demand for the mining giant's commodities.

 
Beament's stars beat costs PDF Print E-mail
THE WEST AUSTRALIAN   
Friday, 24 October 2014 09:09

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Northern Star Resources boss Bill Beament says the gold miner's earlier financial year cost guidance is "looking conservative" as it gets a handle on its expanded suite of assets.

 
Sirius' board cuts down on execs PDF Print E-mail
THE WEST AUSTRALIAN   
Friday, 24 October 2014 09:07

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More than a year out from mining first nickel at its $473 million Nova project, Sirius Resources has moved to get its corporate house in order.

 
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