Thursday 17th Oct, 2019

Rio Tinto selects contractor for $137M Koodaideri railway

Rio Tinto has awarded a $137 million contract to build new rail infrastructure for its Koodaideri iron ore project. NRW…
Read More

Rio Tinto has been given the greenlight by the EPA to expand the West Angelas iron ore mine in the Pilbara, Western Australia.

Rio Tinto mine expansion approved by EPA

Rio Tinto has been given the greenlight by the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) to expand the West Angelas iron ore…
Read More

Caterpillar will supply machinery and autonomous technology for Rio Tinto’s Koodaideri iron ore project in the Pilbara, Western Australia.

Caterpillar partners with Rio Tinto to automate Koodaideri

Caterpillar will supply machinery and autonomous technology for Rio Tinto’s Koodaideri iron ore project in the Pilbara, Western Australia. The…
Read More

Conveyor belt developer ContiTech helped Roy Hill improve its main belt’s wear life without a costly shutdown.

Roy Hill extends conveyor belt life

Conveyor belt developer ContiTech helped Roy Hill improve its main belt’s wear life without a costly shutdown.

Rio Tinto awards key Koodaideri engineering contract

WorleyParsons has won a contract to perform engineering, procurement and construction management services at Rio Tinto’s Koodaideri iron ore project….
Read More

Australian resource export value expected to surge

Australia’s resources export values are expected to hit $278 billion in 2018–2019, a “sizeable upward revision” due to an improved…
Read More

BHP autonomous trucks collide in the Pilbara

BHP has blamed a collision between two autonomous trucks at the Jimblebar iron ore mine in the Pilbara, Western Australia…
Read More

BHP's Western Australian iron ore operations in the Pilbara. Image: BHP

BHP selects iron ore plant construction contractor for its $4.8B Pilbara project

BHP has awarded a plant construction contract for its $4.8 billion iron ore South Flank project in the Pilbara, Western…
Read More

Safety boost for Pilbara ore trains

An $18.66 million bridge will provide traffic with free movement over a major iron ore rail line, removing the potential…
Read More