Rio Tinto has recovered from operational and weather challenges faced in the Pilbara earlier this year, with its September quarter iron ore production jumping 10 per cent.
Rio Tinto’s bauxite operations in Queensland and the Northern Territory have received an uplift in safety and efficiency thanks to an Australian-engineered joystick control.
Rio Tinto has contracted integrated property and construction group Pindan to construct an operations village for its Koodaideri iron ore project in the Pilbara.
The winners of the 2019 Australian Mining Prospect Awards have been announced at Moda Events in Brisbane.
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Rio Tinto has awarded mining and utilities services company CAPE a contract for the Robe Valley sustaining project in Western Australia.
TerraCom is one step ahead in fulfilling its progressive rehabilitation obligations at the Blair Athol mine in Clermont, Queensland, which is part of its condition for acquiring the mine from Rio Tinto for just $1.
Anglo American has scrapped a plan to replace a portion of its truck fleet at the Dawson coal mine in Queensland with autonomous trucks.
Energy Resources of Australia (ERA) has reinforced its plan for the closure and rehabilitation of the Ranger uranium mine near Jabiru in the Northern Territory.
Mader Group has completed its first day of trading on the ASX, after having completed a $50 million initial public offer.
Legalisation of marijuana in North America has had a surprise but welcome effect on the other side of the world.
Rio Tinto has signed an agreement with China Baowu Steel Group and Tsinghua University to implement new methods to reduce carbon emissions across the steel value chain.
Australian Mining is proud to announce the nominations for next month’s Prospect Awards in Brisbane.
Rio Tinto has been given independent verification that all of its Canadian operations offer responsibly produced aluminium.
WestStar Industrial subsidiaries SIMPEC and Precast Australia have continued to pile up top tier contracted works such as the South Flank iron ore project in the Pilbara, Western Australia.
Australian Mining speaks with Komatsu Australia chief executive Sean Taylor about what an agreement to deploy haul trucks at BHP’s South Flank project means for the company and Western Australia.
Mining companies are taking a different approach with the latest wave of capital projects that aims to avoid the mistakes made during the boom.
Komatsu will deploy 41 automation-ready Komatsu 930E-5 ultra-class haul trucks at BHP’s South Flank iron ore project in the Pilbara, Western Australia from next month.
The Western Australian Government has declared applications for the Minerals Research Institute’s PhD program open.
Rio Tinto has awarded a $95 million mine pre-strip contract for its Koodaideri project in Western Australia to NRW Holdings.