Four Pilbara-based community initiatives focused on wildlife protection, cultural understanding, promoting active lifestyles for local children and community sport have been announced as the latest recipients of CITIC Pacific Mining’s Community Support Fund (CCSF).

Community groups and not-for-profit organisations in the Pilbara region can now apply for the second round of CITIC Pacific Mining’s (CPM) small grants program.

Three Pilbara-based initiatives have each received $5,000 grants from CITIC Pacific Mining’s newly-established Community Support Fund (CCSF).

With great sadness, we confirm that a 52-year-old maintenance worker has passed away, as a result of injuries sustained from an apparent fall at site yesterday (Friday 17 September).

This week we interviewed seven highly motivated local high school students keen to gain work placements in the mining industry - the interviews are part of the Pre-Apprenticeships in Schools (PAIS) program at North Regional TAFE.

The judges faced a tough job at Cossack’s night of nights on the weekend, with a stunning display of artwork on show from across the Pilbara region. The CPM-sponsored category of Emerging Young Artist received 13 submissions this year, which was won by Karratha-based artist Rose Barton for her painting ‘Nothing About Us Without Us’.

CITIC Pacific Mining (CPM) is pleased to announce a new small grants program, aimed at helping community groups and not-for-profit organisations in the Pilbara region.

Plenty of hugs and smiles with the return of family site tours at Sino Iron on the weekend.

Production at Sino Iron’s processing area (concentrator) has resumed, following a fire at a non-operational sampler within the nearby tailings thickener precinct yesterday afternoon. There were no injuries and the fire was extinguished by CPM’s fire and emergency response team within 1.5 hours.

In partnership with North West Recycling, CPM’s Container Recycling Program has been announced as a finalist in the 2021 WasteSorted Awards.

More than 60 women gathered at Sino Iron to celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday, including high school students from Karratha Senior High School and St Luke’s College Karratha.

WA businesses ATCO and Powerlift Industries are behind the build and assembly of a new gymnasium that’s just officially opened at CITIC Pacific Mining’s (CPM) Pilbara magnetite operation, Sino Iron.

Despite community-wide social distancing measures temporarily impacting its operations, Roebourne PCYC is continuing to find ways to support local residents through these difficult times, with the help of CITIC Pacific Mining (CPM).

Close to $7 million has been contributed by the Western Australian resources sector through a COVID-19 Community Support Initiative to benefit local communities throughout the State.

A new pilot programme supporting the sustainability of Pilbara businesses by helping them better understand the needs and requirements of major mining customers and build capability was launched in Karratha today.

CITIC Pacific Mining (CPM) has joined forces with other major Western Australian energy and resources companies to develop a practical toolkit to pre-screen for modern slavery risks within supply chains.

CPM Trainee Field Assistant/Pit Technician Rhani Papae has been awarded a Women in Mining WA (WIMWA) Mentoring Programme scholarship by the WA Department of Communities.

Among a record number of nominees for the City of Karratha’s FUTURECLUBS Community Sports Awards, Leanne Mott has emerged the 2019 winner of the CITIC Pacific Mining Volunteer of the Year category.

Sino Iron’s ‘class of 2009’ came together on the weekend to celebrate 10 years with CITIC Pacific Mining (CPM), the second group to achieve this milestone since the project commenced in 2006.

Kayla McMillan’s artwork Child in the Wild – Stargazer has won the CPM Young Emerging Artist prize at this year’s Cossack Art Awards.

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