Monthly Archives: March 2012

World Coal News

BHP head of iron ore resigns

BHP Billiton’s head of iron ore Ian Ashby has announced his resignation after spending more than 25 years with the company.

Go home FIFO workers: Port Hedland locals

Angry Port Hedland locals have turned out in force for the Port Hedland hearing of the Government’s inquiry into fly-in fly-out work.

"Extremely frustrated" minister drops gas blast prosecution

The WA Government has dropped its prosecution of US energy giant Apache over the 2008 Varanus Island blast that cut WA’s gas supply by 30 per cent.