Mining projects pushing ahead
Three mining projects have recently been awarded major project status by the Northern Territory Government.
- KGL Resources Limited’s $190 million Jervois Base Metals Project, located 270km north-east of Alice Springs. The mine would produce copper concentrate and a lead/zinc concentrate. Construction on the project could begin as early as the end of next year, with an Environmental Impact Statement scheduled to be submitted early next year. Read the Ministerial media release.
- TNG’s $850 million Mount Peake Vanadium-Titanium-Iron project 280km north of Alice Springs. The proposed project proposal includes the mine and a high technology refinery in Darwin, where vanadium, titanium and iron products could be produced for export overseas. Read the Ministerial media release.
- Verdant Minerals Ltd’s $750 million Ammaroo Phosphate Project located 180km south-east of Tennant Creek. Read the Ministerial media release.
Visit the CORE website for more information about mining projects under development in the Northern Territory.