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Jun 09, 2019
State boost for mineral exports from Mount Isa

State boost for mineral exports from Mount Isa

The Palaszczuk Government has announced a plan to boost mineral exports via the Mount Isa rail line, including freight charge discounts and new port facilities. Announcing the plan at the Port of Townsville today ahead of Tuesday’s State Budget, Deputy Premier and Treasurer Jackie Trad said the investment would promote mining and exploration in the… This content is for iQ Industry Queenslan...

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Jun 05, 2019
Ardmore site works begin in preparation for plant arrival

Ardmore site works begin in preparation for plant arrival

Centrex Metals says site works have begun at the company’s flagship Ardmore phosphate rock project in North-West Queensland. The site works are being undertaken in preparation for the expected arrival of a start-up plant this month. CDE Global completed the fabrication and trial assembly of the 70-tonne-per hour modular plant,  which cost about $4 million,… This content is for iQ Industry Q...

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Jun 05, 2019
Verdict near on new mine potential at Century site

Verdict near on new mine potential at Century site

New Century Resources plans to release results this month from an expansion prefeasibility study for open-cut mining at its Lawn Hill site, 250km north-west of Mount Isa. The company has been ramping up its operations at the Century mine site, where it is using hydraulic mining to recover zinc from tailings produced by previous mining… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland members only...

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Jun 05, 2019
Local race clubs share funds for repairs and revamps

Local race clubs share funds for repairs and revamps

Eight race clubs in North West Queensland will share in $638,000 worth of funding to deliver new and improved racing infrastructure. Racing Minister Stirling Hinchliffe said the funding was part of a $3.9 million country racing infrastructure package to be shared between 55 Queensland race clubs. The funding for the North West Queensland clubs includes:… This content is for iQ Industry Quee...

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Jun 05, 2019
Cash offer to boost Outback tourism

Cash offer to boost Outback tourism

A second round of grants has opened for applications under the State Government’s $3 million Year of Outback Tourism Events Program. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk the cooler months heralded the start of a raft of festivals and major events in Outback Queensland. “Thousands of golfers will tee-off for the Outback Queensland Masters featuring a Million Dollar… This content is for iQ Ind...

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Jun 05, 2019
Outback Queensland Masters tees off this month

Outback Queensland Masters tees off this month

The inaugural Outback Queensland Masters event tees off this month, culminating in a $1 million hole-in-one opportunity in Mount Isa. It will be staged across six Outback Queensland locations from June 17 to July 28, including Roma, Charleville, Longreach, Winton, Boulia and Mount Isa. The Outback Queensland Masters concept is being presented by Golf Australia, with support… This content is...

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Jun 03, 2019
Land sale boosts Centrex coffers as Ardmore advances

Land sale boosts Centrex coffers as Ardmore advances

The company behind the Ardmore phosphate rock project in North-West Queensland has completed a $1.4 million land sale Money from the sale of its ‘non-core’ land holding at Port Spencer, South Australia, would go towards advancing Ardmore, Centrex Metals said. “We continue to focus on Ardmore and build momentum towards beginning trial mining later this… This content is for ...

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Jun 01, 2019
Centrex looks to secure extra water for phosphate mine

Centrex looks to secure extra water for phosphate mine

Centrex Metals has submitted an application to allow the use of Split Creek Dam to capture and store water for its Ardmore phosphate rock project, 128km south of Mount Isa. The Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) on Ardmore identified that additional water may be required in the second half of the mine’s life, the company said…. This content is for iQ Industry Queensland members only.Log In ...

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May 30, 2019
Capricorn Copper looks to the future

Capricorn Copper looks to the future

Capricorn Copper expects to add about five years to the operation’s mine life as it re-evaluates its resources and reserves. The copper mine, 125km north of Mount Isa, has ramped up over the past year to achieve a steady production rate of 1.7mtpa to 1.8mtpa of ore. That translates to an output of 26,000 to… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland members only.Log In Register ...

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