BHP and Rio Tinto have climbed the ranks of Brand Finance’s most valuable Australian brands this year, entering the top five and top 10 respectively.
Stay on top of the most popular stories on Australian Mining over the past week, including Rio Tinto awarding Mondium a $400 million construction contract.
Rio Tinto has executed its ramp up of the Amrun project in Far North Queensland as planned, with the operations driving strong performance in the company’s bauxite division.
Joint venture (JV) partners Rio Tinto and Savannah Resources have received the third and final mining concession for the Mutamba heavy mineral sands projects from the Mozambique Government.
The Perth Mint has released Jewelled Tiger coins featuring rare pink diamonds from Rio Tinto’s Argyle mine in Western Australia.
The Takeovers Panel has ordered Energy Resources of Australia (ERA) to suspend trading in new shares for at least five business days in relation to its share entitlement offer announced in November last year.
Rio Tinto has handed Mondium a major $400 million design and construction contract for the Western Turner Syncline Phase 2 (WTS2) mine in Western Australia.
Stay on top of the most popular stories on Australian Mining over the past week, including a sharp increase in the Australian dollar gold price following the Iranian missile attacks.
Rio Tinto has sole funded over $11 million in exploration expenditure on Antipa Minerals’ Citadel project in Western Australia, culminating in the formation of a joint venture between the two companies.
Rio Tinto has awarded an IT contract to Perth-based tech consultancy Diversus.
Mining companies such as BHP and Rio Tinto have responded to the national fire crisis by donating millions in funds to the Red Cross.
Rio Tinto has extended its contract with Sodexo for a further two years at the Argyle diamond mine in Western Australia.
Rio Tinto has started to resume operations at the Richards Bay Minerals mine in South Africa.
Rio Tinto has selected CIMIC Group’s CPB contractors to deliver three separate packages of work at Robe Valley, in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
Rio Tinto is now offering responsibly produced aluminium, as certified by Aluminium Stewardship Initiative (ASI), from its Australian and New Zealand smelters using predominantly hydro-powered electricity.
The Mongolian Parliament has reinstated investment agreements relating to the Oyu Tolgoi project between Rio Tinto and the Mongolian government.
The Takeovers Panel has ruled that Rio Tinto’s move to back Energy Resources of Australia (ERA)’s proposed entitlement offer to fund rehabilitation of the Ranger uranium mine in the Northern Territory is unacceptable.
Stay on top of the most popular stories on Australian Mining over the past week, including a security concern that has slowed operations for Rio Tinto in South Africa.
Rio Tinto has awarded a $115 million contract to Primero for its Koodaideri iron ore mine in the Pilbara, Western Australia.
Rio Tinto has approved a $US1.5 billion ($2.2 billion) investment to continue production at the Kennecott copper operation in the United States.