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Riley iron ore mine nears production

Venture Minerals is closing in on a start to production at the Riley iron ore mine in Tasmania. The company has completed its preproduction capital expenditure over the last few months, including ...

Tasmanian devils to make way for iron ore mine ...

THE Rogetta iron ore mine in north-western Tasmania has been approved under national environment law, despite the presence of large numbers of Tasmanian Devils and four other threatened species. Tasmanian Devils will be affected adversely by the Rogetta mine Surface Mining > …

Mining | Tasmanian Minerals, Manufacturing and Energy Council

There are 483 mineral types confirmed to exist in Tasmania (based on 'A Catalogue of the Minerals of Tasmania, Tasmanian Geological Survey Bulleting 73), with the most significant including iron ore, silica, dolomite and magnesite, gold, tin, tungsten, fluorite, magnetite, silver, lead, zinc, coal, iron oxide and …

Company Overview

Grange Resources Limited (Grange Resources) owns and operates Australia's largest integrated iron ore mining and pellet production business located in the northwest region of Tasmania. The Savage River magnetite iron ore mine, 100km southwest of the city of Burnie, is a long life mining asset set to continue operation to 2034.

Barnes Hill Nickel

will supply the mining equipment to the Tasmanian mine as part of an agreement signed in August 2011. Future developments at Barnes Hill mine. Proto Resources is planning to extract iron ore from the resultant waste at the Barnes Hill processing plant.

Savage River, TAS

Mining township on the Tasmanian West Coast. Savage River is an iron ore mining town created specifically to house the workers from the Savage River Mine. It is located 25 km from the former mining town of Corinna where there are two cruises along the Pieman River and a number of other eco-orientated activities available to people who want to ...

BHP iron ore shipments steady as Vale downgrades again

Apr 20, 2020· Vale said its exports of iron ore pellets would be between 10 per cent and 20 per cent lower than previously thought, with Tasmanian miner Grange Resources among the …

Tasmanian iron ore mine reopens in time to close ...

Aug 30, 2019· "The Riley iron ore mine will create 80 to 100 jobs and will be a boost for the economy of the West Coast of Tasmania," Radonjic said. My advise to workers is not to give up their day jobs.

One of the most mineralised places on the planet

mine production in Tasmania expected to increase during as a series of nickel, silica, tin, tungsten, iron ore and coal operations are brought online. » Tasmania offers investors coordination between the government, MRT, Environment Protection …

New iron mine approved in Tasmania

Jun 12, 2015· The Tasmanian Government has approved the development of a new iron ore mine which is set to create 200 jobs. Minister for Resources, Paul Harris, announced he had issued a mining lease to Forward ...

Iron Ore | Geoscience Australia

Dec 31, 2018· Magnetite ore has established a presence in world production and contributes to Australia's EDR of iron ore, largely from established operations such as Savage River in Tasmania, Sino Iron in the Pilbara and from other magnetite resource deposits in Western Australia and South Australia.

British and Tasmanian Charcoal Iron Company

Jul 09, 2020· Venture Minerals (ASX: VMS) is looking to ride the latest wave of high iron ore prices after nailing a port access agreement with TasPorts to use the wharf at Burnie on the Tasmania's north coast for export shipments from its planned Riley mine. This follows another agreement last month that will allow the company to truck through ground owned by Hydro Tasmania.

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Welcome to Venture Minerals Ltd Venture Minerals is striving to discover and develop world class mineral deposits. The Company is currently exploring in Western Australia for Copper-Lead-Zinc at the Thor Prospect, Nickel-Cobalt at the Pingaring Project (adjacent and along strike to the Quicksilver Nickel-Cobalt discovery), Nickel-Copper (new target) at the Odin Prospect and Nickel-Copper ...

Riley mine restart pays off for Venture Minerals ...

May 03, 2019· Venture Minerals has secured a binding iron ore offtake agreement with Singaporean company Prosperity Steel at the Riley mine in northwest Tasmania.

Venture signs Tasmania port deal, aiming for first iron ...

Jul 09, 2020· Venture Minerals (ASX: VMS) is looking to ride the latest wave of high iron ore prices after nailing a port access agreement with TasPorts to use the wharf at Burnie on the Tasmania's north coast for export shipments from its planned Riley mine. This follows another agreement last month that will allow the company to truck through ground owned by Hydro Tasmania.

Rogetta iron ore project

Rogetta iron ore project is a greenfield open-pit iron ore mine being developed by Forward Mining. Located approximately 30km south of Burnie, near Hampshire, Australia, it is the biggest iron ore mine being developed in Tasmania in the last 50 years.

Iron ore

Other sources of magnetite iron ore include metamorphic accumulations of massive magnetite ore such as at Savage River, Tasmania, formed by shearing of ophiolite ultramafics. Another, minor, source of iron ores are magmatic accumulations in layered intrusions which contain a typically titanium -bearing magnetite often with vanadium .

cutback raise more fears for Tasmanian mining ...

Apr 15, 2015· Topics: rural, mining-rural, iron-ore, business-economics-and-finance, industry, manufacturing, tas First posted April 15, 2015 16:07:05 More stories from Tasmania

Ilfracombe Iron Company

The Ilfracombe Iron Company (I.I.C.) was an iron mining and smelting company that operated in Northern Tasmania in 1873 and 1874.. The company's operations included a blast furnace, ore mine, village, and jetty. The I.I.C.rebuilt a disused timber-haulage tramway, terminating at Ilfracombe—now the southern part of modern-day Beauty Point—which it extended at both ends to reach its iron ore ...

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Venture Minerals plans to restart operations at the Riley iron ore mine in Tasmania after a pre-feasibility study showed $31 million of potential cash generation. August 30, 2019 0 comment.

Venture Minerals to resume iron ore mining at Riley ...

Aug 22, 2019· Venture began mining Riley back in 2014, but the operation was suspended a few months later due to the prevailing low iron ore prices. Riley is located in Tasmania's north-west and near sealed roads, rail and port facilities. The project has a resource of 2 million tonnes at 57% iron, and a reserve of 1.8Mt at 57% iron.

Mark Butler approves iron ore mine in Tasmanian devil's ...

Jul 31, 2013· Mark Butler approves iron ore mine in Tasmanian devil's stronghold This article is more than 6 years old Environment minister gives go-ahead for …

Regional focus: Tasmania

Jun 11, 2020· However, three years on and it has no sign of slowing down, with upcoming operations such as Forward Mining's iron ore mine and Hellyer's gold mine anticipated to bring both economic and employment opportunities. With all this in consideration, it seems the narrative around Tasmania's mining potential is misleading, and things appear to ...

Tasmanian iron ore mine approved, hundreds of jobs to come ...

Jun 07, 2018· Forward Mining has received approval to develop the Rogetta iron ore mine in north-western Tasmania. The project, around 30km south of Burnie, has secured approval under national environmental law.

Recovering commodity prices spark Tasmanian mining ...

With the value of iron ore doubling from around $40 dollars to nearly $80 a tonne, Mr Maynard says there is growing confidence mining will remain profitable in the state for years to come. "For a start, we're looking at a $10 million drilling operation as the first part of a pre-feasibility study to look at the potential to go underground," Mr ...

Queenstown locals say mine leakage has turned Queen River ...

Copper Mines of Tasmania has been approached for comment. Topics: environment, water-pollution, mining-rural, queenstown-7467, tas. First posted November 02, 2017 18:50:47 Contact Henry Zwartz ...

Tasmanian Iron Ore Mine Threatened | INN

MINING reports that activists are threatening to stop Shree Minerals' (ASX:SHH) planned iron ore mine in Tasmania's Tarkine region, even though the Australian envirnonmental minister ...