Macmahon Holdings said that the fewer contracts for its construction arm along with problems related to a West Australian rail project have plunged the profit forecast by half. A spokesperson said that the company would post profits just above $40 million.
Castillian Resources Corporation (TSX VENTURE:CT) has announced that it has entered into a letter agreement with Alder Resources Ltd. to acquire the right to acquire 60% interest in the Canadian Creek Gold property located in the Whitehorse Mining District.
It is good news all the way for Oz Minerals (ASX:OZL) as the companies actual annual gold production has surpassed previous forecasts by 10%. The Australian copper and gold mining company saw its third quarter output more than double the forecast.
AFRICAN QUEEN MINES LTD. has announced a non-brokered private placement offering to raise gross proceeds of up to CAD $4.875 million. Under the terms of the private placement, the Company will offer for sale up to 7,500,000 Units (the "Units") at CAD $0.65 per Unit.
Fortescue Metals Group is facing rising production costs along with the rise of the Australian Dollar. The Chief Financial Officer of Fortescue, Stephen Pearce said that the strengthening Australian dollar has continued to have an impact over the quarter, given that approximately 70 per cent of the operating costs are in Australian dollars.
The Board of Guinness Exploration Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: GNXP), announced today two significant agreements which set the stage for funding development of the Charlotte Project (formerly named the "Nantawa Project") in the Mount Nansen area of the Whitehorse Mining Division, of the Yukon Territory.
Lake Shore Gold Corp. (TSX:LSG) and Hochschild Mining plc (LSE:HOC) today announced that they have entered into an agreement with RBC Capital Markets, BMO Capital Markets and CIBC World Markets through which the Syndicate will purchase 109,000,000 of the common shares of Lake Shore Gold held by Hochschild, on a bought deal basis, at a price of C$3.60 per share for sale to the public.
Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) announced today that its Board of Directors has unanimously approved a transaction under which Oil States will acquire all of the ordinary shares of The MAC Services Group Limited (ASX:MSL), a leading provider of remote accommodations for the natural resources industry in Australia.
Coal & Allied Industries Ltd (ASX:CNA) has scaled down their full year coal production and sales forecasts. The company said that due to the wet weather they anticipated about 25 million tonnes for the calendar year 2010 which is lower than the previous guidance of 27 million tonnes.
Mirabela Nickel Limited has provided a production update for the quarter ended 30 September 2010. The full third quarter results will be released on 26 October 2010.