Rio Tinto has shipped its 200 millionth tonne of iron ore from Cape Lambert in Western Australia to China as part of the Bao-HI Ranges joint venture with China Baowu Steel Group.
Rio Tinto has started legal proceedings against Monadelphous for $493 million in damages related to the mining major’s iron ore processing facility at Cape Lambert, Western Australia.
Rio Tinto has announced disruptions to certain iron ore shipments from Western Australia following the impact of Cyclone Veronica.
Rio Tinto has declared force majeure on some of its iron ore customers after a fire broke out at its Cape Lambert export facility on January 10.
SIMPEC has won a $4.5 million contract at Rio Tinto’s Cape Lambert port facility in the Pilbara, Western Australia.
Fenner Dunlop has secured a permanent contract with Rio Tinto to provide conveyor maintenance services at the Cape Lambert and Dampier Ports in Western Australia.
RCR has been awarded $108 million in construction contracts from MMG and Rio Tinto.
Clough has been awarded Rio Tinto’s Cape Lambert power station contract following former contractor Forge Group’s collapse.
Southern Cross Electrical Engineering has won Rio Tinto’s electrical and instrumentation package at Rio Tinto’s Cape Lambert Port Expansion project.
NRW have been awarded a number of civil mining contracts in the Pilbara.
Rio Tinto’s $300 million plan to expand the Pilbara town of Wickham has been approved.
Rio Tinto has continued its debt repayment efforts by divesting several Alcan Packaging divisions to Amcor for $1.95 billion.