Tag: Olympic Dam South Australia

Mining & Resources

South Australia rides the resources wave and achieves record highs

Informa’s 8th Annual Mining South Australia conference took place in Whyalla last month, kicking off with a morning of comprehensive updates on developments and opportunities for the region’s mineral and petroleum industry. Despite current market conditions challenging Australia’s resource industry, South Australia’s resource industry had a positive tale to tell. Dr. Paul Heithersay of the…

17 Dec 2014, by Informa Australia

Mining & Resources

Abbott expresses support for Olympic Dam project

Prime minister Tony Abbott has reiterated the federal government's support for the Olympic Dam mine expansion project. BHP Billiton mothballed the scheme last year after metal prices slumped, but Mr Abbott said boosting mining engineering in the region would have significant benefits. "I want to ensure that as far as is humanly possible everything that…

21 Dec 2013, by Informa Australia