Australia

BRP Acquires Majority Stake In Australian Aluminium Boatmaker Telwater

BRP Acquires Majority Stake In Australian Aluminium Boatmaker Telwater

Canadian powersports vehicle and propulsion manufacturer Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP) announced last week the acquisition of 80 percent of the outstanding stock in Australian aluminium boat and trailer manufacturer Telwater Pty, Ltd. Though no financial details were provided, BRP said that...

Events

ABx Inks Agreement With Tianshan Aluminium For Up To 1.5 Million Metric Tons Per Year Of Binjour Bauxite

Australian Bauxite Limited (ABx) announced yesterday the signing of a memorandum of understanding with marketing partner Rawmin Mining and Industries and Chinese metals firm Tianshan Aluminium for the sale of between 500 thousand and 1.5 million metric tons per annum of bauxite ore harvested from ABx’s Binjour Project in Queensland. The agreement, which is contingent […]

Rio Tinto Confirms Restart At Weipa After Passage Of Tropical Cyclone Trevor

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group said yesterday that operations at Weipa are back to normal after a brief closure as Tropical Cyclone Trevor whipped through the Queensland area over the weekend. Operations at the bauxite mine were closed last Wednesday in anticipation of the event. “Rio Tinto Weipa Operations have returned to normal activities […]

Rio Tinto Completes Commissioning Of Amrun Bauxite Mine

Anglo-Australian mining titan Rio Tinto Group announced on Friday the completion of commissioning of its Amrun bauxite operations at Cape York, Queensland. According to the firm, the US$1.9-billion operation will take up the slack from the mine at East Weipa as it exhausts its cache of bauxite ore. Not only will it fill the void […]