Monthly Archives: April 2017

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Project New : Amrun Bauxite Mine

Rio Tinto recently confirmed it had commissioned a variety of sub-contractors and suppliers for its $1.6b Amrun Bauxite Mine, 40km south of Weipa. To date more than $900m in contracts went to Queensland suppliers, representing almost two-thirds of the total $1.38b of all contracts awarded for the project.

At least 509 Queensland businesses are engaged directly and indirectly to supply goods and services to the site. Details of all of the major projects are listed in our full details on our Project Summary sheet, available from the link below, and represent hundreds of potential contractor work and job opportunities with various contractors involved in this mammoth project. Continue reading

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Project : KGL Resources Jervois

The NT government has granted Major Project status to KGL Resources’ Jervois Copper-Silver-Gold Project, located approximately 270km northeast of Alice Springs.The project facilitation agreement (PFA) will enable the Northern Territory government and KGL to collaborate to advance the project through the required approvals processes. The project is expected to create 360 jobs during construction and 300 ongoing jobs once operational, over its more than 12-year life. Continue reading