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St Barbara evacuates mine

Gold miner St Barbara has evacuated some 200 personnel at its Gold Ridge operation, in the Solomon Islands, following torrential rains. The miner said this week that extreme rainfall, which had subsequently developed into Tropical Cyclone Ita,...
9th April 2014

Heavy rains shut St Barbara’s Gold Ridge mine

Gold miner St Barbara has temporarily suspended operations at its Gold Ridge mine, in the Solomon Islands, following heavy rains brought on by a slow-moving tropical low pressure system. The company on Thursday closed the openpit mines to ensure...
4th April 2014

St Barbara gold production falls

Gold miner St Barbara has reported a slight decline in production for the three months to December, as its Pacific operations delivered less-than-impressive results. For the quarter under review, the ASX-listed company produced 93 577 oz of gold,...
23rd January 2014

No big investment for Pacific operations - St Barbara

Gold junior St Barbara has assured shareholders that it would not be investing heavily to bring its Pacific operations up to scratch. “There is no intent to go and spend 'squillions' of dollars. If we need to do something differently then we...
7th August 2013

Pacific operations disappoint – St Barbara

Gold miner St Barbara said this week that it would continue to focus on resolving issues at its Pacific operations, after the mines failed to impress during the three months to June. Group gold production increased by 24% quarter-on-quarter to...
25th July 2013

St Barbara Dec quarter output up 19%

Gold miner St Barbara has reported a 19% increase in attributable gold production for the three months to December, with the miner producing some 93 000 oz during the quarter, compared with the 78 000 oz of attributable production in the previous...
24th January 2013

Gold Ridge performance not up to scratch – St Barbara

ASX-listed St Barbara said on Wednesday its newly acquired Gold Ridge operation, in the Solomon Islands, was not performing to expectations. In its September quarterly report, MD and CEO Tim Lehany stated that the Gold Ridge operation had...
24th October 2012

Allied's costs soar as production declines

Takeover target Allied Gold has reported a slight decline in gold production for the three months to June, compared with the previous quarter, as a result of unscheduled maintenance at its Simberi and Gold Ridge operations. During the quarter...
19th July 2012

St Barbara, Allied merger to form A$1bn gold producer

Australian gold miners St Barbara and Allied Gold Mining on Friday announced a merger to create an international midtier producer with the largest gold reserve and resource portfolio on the ASX. The combined group, with a market capitalization of...
29th June 2012

Allied ups output in March Q

Gold miner Allied Gold has reported solid production results for the three months to March, with gold production up 9.4% over the previous quarter, while cash costs reduced by 11%. During the quarter under review, Allied produced 34 107 oz of...
1st May 2012

Allied swings into loss, but ups output

Gold miner Allied Gold has reported a 203% drop in profits after tax for the year ending December, recording a loss of A$5.9-million, compared with a profit of A$5.7-million in the previous financial year. The loss was attributed to increased...
2nd March 2012

Allied targets increased output in March Q

Pacific Rim gold producer Allied Gold was targeting an increased output at both its Simberi and Gold Ridge operations for the three months to March. The miner reported that gold production for the three months to December reached 31 181 oz, which...
25th January 2012
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