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Whyalla,

city (1991 pop. 21,828), South Australia state, S Australia, on Spencer Gulf. The city has shipbuilding and iron and steel industries. Iron ore and iron and steel products are exported.

Whyalla

 

a city and port in Australia, on Spencer Gulf of the Indian Ocean, in the state of South Australia. Population, about 33,000 (1972). Whyalla is a center of ferrous metallurgy and shipbuilding. Bridge fortifications, cables, and other articles are produced in the city.

Whyalla

a port in S South Australia, on Spencer Gulf: iron and steel and shipbuilding industries. Pop.: 21 271 (2001)
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Daily Mail Australia reported that the couple faced legal action from the City of Port Adelaide Enfield Council, Whyalla City Council and the South Australian Water Corporation in 2013, 2014 and 2017, when she was a member of Parliament.
Whyalla will supply Newport with around 100,000 tonnes of slab in the first year, allowing it to boost output of coil by about a third, to meet growing UK and EU demand for steel from industries such as construction and heavy engineering.
At the former, she took part in a panel discussion, "Economic Inequality: From Wisconsin to Whyalla" examining how the loss of manufacturing jobs has affected communities and considering the political implications for democracies.
Whyalla, South Australia's (SA) second largest regional city, is located on the west coast of the Spencer Gulf and has a population of about 22,000 people.
* Investing up to $1 billion across the Whyalla steelworks and mining businesses to:
Arrium flagged in February it may mothball its loss-making Whyalla plant and last year shuttered iron-ore mines and booked writedowns.
He found both with the Broken Hill Proprietary Company, a steel and shipbuilding firm, in Whyalla.
Trade minister Craig Emerson was trying to defend a carbon tax, and when commenting on the impact of the tax on mining town Whyalla, he burst into a rendition of 1975 song Horror Movie by Australian band Skyhooks, complete with is own lyrics and dance moves.
Sydney, Australia, Dec 14, 2011 - (ABN Newswire) - FINANCE VIDEO: Arafura Resources (ASX:ARU) General Manager Operations & Technology Neil Graham presented live to Sydney Capital Markets at Investorium.tv, regarding Arafura's Nolans project which comprises operations at two sites within Australia; The Nolans Bore Mine in Northern Territory and Whyalla Rare Earths Complex in South Australia.
That study was based on a survey of all first-year undergraduate students enrolled in a particular year (1993) at the Whyalla Campus of the University of South Australia (UniSA).