Mine closure rehabilitation conditions: a review

2020-2-3 · A new report published today by The Western Australian Biodiversity Science Institute (WABSI) reveals that mine closure "rehabilitation conditions are often seen as aspirational objectives or performance management tools rather than achievable targets.". The report, "A review of mine rehabilitation condition setting in Western Australia…

GEOGENIC IRON EXPOSURE: ACUTE RESPIRATORY …

2020-8-7 · CONDITIONS AND INFECTIONS AMONG IRON ORE WORKERS IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA Dr Catherine Hurworth MBChB GD-OCCMED AFOEM Registrar . Introduction: iron ore mining in Western Australia 2014 profitable iron ore deposits: ...

Working and Getting a Job in Perth | InterNations GO!

2017-12-13 · Working Conditions in Western Australia. Once you have found a suitable job in Perth, you may want to know more about working conditions. Full-time employees usually work 38 hours per week, with a legal right to overtime compensation. However, this does not …

Mine site rehabilitation conditions in Western Australia ...

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Working safely in hot conditions | Department of Mines ...

2020-7-15 · Heat stress may affect people in all parts of Western Australia during our summer months and may affect workers at some workplaces throughout the year. The effects of heat stress range from discomfort to life threatening illnesses such as heat stroke.

Sacing lifestyle for FIFO: Is it worth it?

2018-2-12 · Working 2/1 for four years scarred me; 2/2 is a good roster. And 2/4 is semi-retirement. Some of my workmates do this and love it. They work 14 days and have 28 off. It''s reduced money but lifestyle freedom. Working FIFO can be hard on …

Minerals Sands | Geoscience Australia

2016-12-31 · Australia has large Ore Reserves of mineral sands amounting to 56.5 Mt, 6.7 Mt and 20.0 Mt of ilmenite, rutile and zircon, respectively (Table 1). In 2016, there were seven operations producing ilmenite, rutile and zircon and an eighth producing just zircon (Table 2). These mines account for 26%, 31% and 24% of Australia…

Industry activity indicators

Western Australia''s mining, mineral exploration and petroleum industries employed an average of 140,941 people (113,056 in full-time-equivalent or FTE terms) during 2020, representing a new record for a single calendar or financial year. 1 The mining and mineral exploration industries were responsible for the lion''s share of employment, with an average of 139,790 people (112,057 FTEs ...

Mine site rehabilitation conditions in Western Australia

Abstract: Rehabilitating land following mining is a major and growing issue for Western Australia (WA), with around 2.5 Mha of land currently under an active mining lease. About 85% of mining project proposals assessed by the WA Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) have had rehabilitation and/or closure conditions recommended and subsequently applied by the Minister for Environment through ...

Mining jobs, WA: Why Australians don''t want to fill ...

2018-7-31 · The conditions are also notoriously tough, especially in Western Australia where workers have to compete with the heat and cyclones. "One time I …

Mining | Safe Work Australia

2021-8-27 · Mining. The mining industry has made significant improvements in health and safety over the last decade, reducing the incidence rates of both fatalities and serious injuries. However, the mining industry still has one of the highest rates of fatalities of any industry. In the 12 years to 2015, the fatality rate in the mining industry decreased ...

Australia''s lithium producers see tough market conditions ...

2020-1-30 · Australia''s Orocobre Ltd and Pilbara Minerals Ltd on Thursday gave bearish outlooks for lithium demand, as weak orders from electric vehicle makers …

Mining industry in Australia

2021-6-10 · Australia''s mining industry is a pillar of the Australian economy, with the country being one of the world''s largest exporters of coal, iron ore, bauxite, alumina, and many other resources.

Mine site rehabilitation conditions in Western Australia

Rehabilitating land following mining is a major and growing issue for Western Australia (WA), with around 2.5 Mha of land currently under an active mining lease.

WA FIFO work to return under strict ...

2021-8-24 · WA FIFO work to return under strict health protocols. Western Australian fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) workers will be allowed to travel from the Perth, Peel and South West regions this weekend, pending ...

Mining Act 1978

2020-7-22 · 25. Mining on foreshore, sea bed, navigable waters or townsite 36 25A. Mining on Commonwealth land 37 26. Terms and conditions 37 26A. Mining tenements within townsites 39 Division 3 — Private land 27. Private land open for mining 41 28. Unlawful entry on private land 41 29. Granting of mining tenements in respect of private land 41 30.

Decommissioning Western Australia''s First Bauxite Mine: Co ...

2007-7-17 · Introduction. Alcoa World Alumina Australia currently operates two bauxite mines in the Darling Range of south-western Western Australia, 80–140 km south of Perth (Figs 1 and 2).Huntly is the largest bauxite mine in the world, producing over 20 million tons of ore every year. The bauxite from the two mines is processed into alumina at three refineries at Kwinana, Pinjarra and Wagerup.

Working safely in hot conditions | Department of Mines ...

2020-7-15 · The Western Australian Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 require that a supply of clean, cool drinking water is provided and is readily accessible to workers. Workers should be encouraged to start their shift fully hydrated. Keeping well hydrated is …

Mine site rehabilitation conditions in Western Australia

Rehabilitating land following mining is a major and growing issue for Western Australia (WA), with around 2.5 Mha of land currently under an active mining lease. About 85% of mining project proposals assessed by the WA Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) have had rehabilitation and/or closure conditions recommended and subsequently applied by the Minister for Environment through a ministerial statement. This is in addition to the requirements for rehabilitation and/or closure specified under the Mining Act 1978 (Government of Western Australia …

Mine site rehabilitation conditions in Western Australia ...

Rehabilitating land following mining is a major and growing issue for Western Australia (WA), with around 2.5 Mha of land currently under an active mining lease.

Executive Summary

2014-11-19 · The natural resources industry is vital to Western Australia''s economy. In 2013-14 the State received $6.9 billion in royalties from minerals, oil and gas. More than 6 000 mining tenements covered nearly 2.4 million hectares in 2013, and exploration …

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2016-6-24 · Government overlooks mining for financial assistance (0) July 15, 2021 Australia''s mining industry incurred a tariff input penalty of $53 million in the 2019-20 financial year, despite receiving ...

Terms & Conditions | Perth Mining

2021-8-23 · This Agreement is governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Western Australia and you irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in that State. PerthMining May Change These Terms and Conditions (a) PerthMining may at any time and, in its absolute discretion modify or amend the terms and conditions ...

Mining rights in Australia

2018-7-18 · Licence may be suspended or cancelled if the licensee fails to comply with or contravenes any provision in the Mining Act 1971 (SA) or a condition of the licence. ... Western Australia. Mining …

Working Underground | Western Australian Museum

2021-8-24 · The Western Australian government was ill equipped to regulate the mining boom on the goldfields in the 1890s. Water was one major problem, safety was another. As deep underground mining developed, the associated dangers, including the dry and dusty conditions, became more evident. In 1894, four workers died in mines.

Diamond | Geoscience Australia

2021-8-24 · Location of the Argyle diamond mine in Western Australia. Source: Geoscience Australia. Creek sediment sampling and other exploration techniques in the early to mid-1970s led to the discovery of 23 diamondiferous but low-grade pipes at Ellendale in 1976 and the Argyle deposit in 1979. Shark cages were used in the late 1980s to protect scuba ...

WA Economic Outlook

2021-8-26 · WA Economic Outlook – May 2021. The Western Australian economy has bounced back from the lows of 2020. But 2021 still holds plenty of challenges. The global vaccination rollout is well underway, supporting a resurgence in consumer and business confidence. Australia risks economic costs if it fails to catch up to other advanced economies in ...

Western Australia''s economy and international trade

2021-8-10 · International trade in goods and services. Western Australia exported $22.7 billion of goods in May 2021, 56% more than in the same month of 2020. Most of this growth was driven by iron ore exports. The value of iron ore exports rose 74% to $16.4 billion between May 2020 and May 2021.

Top 10 Facts About Living Conditions in Australia | The ...

2019-5-30 · Living conditions in Australia compared to the rest of the world rank high. Education is abundant and most Australians find their standards of living satisfying. However, these 10 facts of living conditions in Australia portray the need for improvement in water quality and poverty rates that are affecting the everyday lives of Australian citizens.

A review of mine rehabilitation condition setting in ...

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Safety management systems in mines

2020-1-9 · Western Australia'' and forms part of the mining safety legislative framework for these states. Under this agreement, tri-state model legislation was developed that is to be structured and customised differently in each of these states.

Diamond | Geoscience Australia

2021-8-24 · Location of the Argyle diamond mine in Western Australia. Source: Geoscience Australia. Creek sediment sampling and other exploration techniques in the early to mid-1970s led to the discovery of 23 diamondiferous but low-grade pipes at …

Alcoa -

2021-8-12 · Alcoa of Australia Ltd operates one of the world''s largest integrated bauxite mining, alumina refining and aluminium smelting system and supports approximately 4,275 direct jobs, predominantly in regional Australia. Our operations consist of two bauxite mines, three alumina refineries and two dedicated port facilities in Western Australia and Portland Aluminium smelter in Victoria.

Mining Tenements explained

The term of a mining lease is 21 years and may be renewed for further terms. The lessee of a mining lease may work and mine the land, take and remove minerals, and do all of the things necessary to effectually carry out mining operations in, on or under the land, subject to conditions of title.

Typhoid Fever: A Raging Epidemic | Western Australian …

2021-8-19 · Nearly 2000 people in Western Australia were officially recorded as dying of the disease, though the actual number was far greater. Most deaths occurred on the goldfields. An estimated ten times more people suffered from the disease. It was the largest episode of epidemic typhoid in Australia…

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Industry activity indicators

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