RCR Mining Technologies secures new work for Koodaideri

Diversified business NRW Holdings (ASX: NWH) has picked up another $18 million contract for work on Rio Tinto's Koodaideri iron ore project, this time through its recently-acquired subsidiary RCR Mining Technologies. The contract is for the supply of three large apron feeders, 11 slide gates and two belt feeders.

Encouraging portable XRF results from Dazzler drilling: Northern Minerals

Australian heavy rare earths producer Northern Minerals (ASX: NTU) says follow-up drilling has been successful at the Dazzler and Iceman deposits. A program of reverse circulation drilling has been completed, with 17 holes for 1143m completed at Dazzler and 5 holes for 300m at Iceman. Anomalous portable XRF measurements of yttrium have been recorded from several drill holes at Dazzler.

Northern Minerals welcomes Xiaohua Liu to its board

Australian heavy rare earths producer Northern Minerals (ASX: NTU) has appointed Ms Xiaohua Liu to its board as a Non-Executive Director, effective immediately. Ms Liu is an investment banker, with over 7 years’ experience in corporate advisory and equity markets, predominantly in China. Ms Liu is a Chinese citizen and resides in Beijing. Ms Liu has a Masters of Law from the China University of Geosciences in Beijing and a Bachelor of Law from Tianjin University of Commerce.

White Rock Minerals completes airborne EM survey at Red Mountain

Diversified explorer and near-stage producer White Rock Minerals (ASX: WRM), in conjunction with its joint venture partner Sandfire Resources (ASX: SFR), has announced the successful completion of a 500km² airborne electromagnetic geophysical survey at the Red Mountain Project in Alaska. early data has highlighted numerous conductivity features related to the geology and structure of the Bonnifield District and associated known VMS mineralisation.

NRW rallies on Rio Tinto contract win

NRW Holdings (ASX: NWH) shares finished more than 10 per cent higher at $2.90 yesterday on news it had been awarded a $137 million contract in the Pilbara by mining giant Rio Tinto, as the mining services and contractors sector continues to attract investor interest and attention.

Golden Rim Resources provides Kouri exploration update

Emerging West African gold developer, Golden Rim Resources (ASX: GMR) has provided an update on its current mineral exploration program at its 100% owned Kouri Gold Project in Burkina Faso. A 17,000m RC drilling and 4,000m diamond drilling program is underwray at Kouri, utilising Capital Drilling Limited’s multi-purpose rig. The RC portion of the drilling program is being conducted first, with the diamond drilling to be conducted during the rainy season.

Birimian provides Goulamina project update

Birimian Limited (ASX: BGS) has updated the market on progress being made at its wholly-owned Goulamina Lithium Project in Mali. The company has hit a number of targeted milestones, including a pleasing third-party review of the Mineral Resource and Ore Reserve inventory at the project.