Friday 10th Apr, 2020

Fortescue’s Eliwana rail construction granted special licence

Fortescue Metals Group has been granted a special rail licence for the construction and operation of its Eliwana iron ore…
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Around 1900 components of plant are being transported to the site of BHP’s South Flank Iron Ore Mine in the Pilbara, Western Australia.

Plant equipment on the move to South Flank

Around 1900 components of plant are being transported to the site of BHP’s South Flank Iron Ore Mine in the…
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Monadelphous wins $110M worth of contracts

A number of construction and maintenance contracts worth around $110 million have been awarded to the Monadelphous Group, including one…
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Rio Tinto iron ore operations have restarted in the Pilbara, Western Australia following the aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Damien in Western Australia.

Tropical Cyclone Blake approaches Western Australia

The first cyclone of the season, named Blake, could affect bulk handling operations in the north west of Western Australia….
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Rio Tinto has been given the greenlight by the EPA to expand the West Angelas iron ore mine in the Pilbara, Western Australia.

Plant maintenance contract worth $100M awarded

Rio Tinto has awarded a major contract fixed plant maintenance services worth more than $100 million at its West Angelas…
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Downer has won two mining contract extensions with a combined value of $218 million.

Downer awarded $218M in contract extensions

Downer has won two mining contract extensions with a combined value of $218 million.

Several Australian industries, including mining, could benefit from big data analysis. Photo: BHP Billiton

BHP’s long-term Pilbara plan approved

BHP’s 50 to 100-year strategic vision for the Pilbara, which includes the creations of tens of thousands of jobs, has…
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BHP awards Pilbara civil construction contract

BHP has selected Central Systems to undertake civil construction works at its Mount Newman mine in Western Australia. It is…
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Rio Tinto successfully launches world’s largest robot

The Western Australian Government has congratulated Rio Tinto on the successful rollout of its $940 million AutoHaul rail technology. Called…
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