Sunday 26th May, 2019

Airborne gravity survey set to explore the Pilbara

The Geological Survey of Western Australia (GSWA) has launched its latest airborne gravity survey in the Pilbara region covering an…
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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…
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BGC Contracting has secured a bulk earthworks and roads contract at Fortescue Metals Group’s Eliwana iron ore project in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

Fortescue awards $24M contract to BGC

BGC Contracting has secured a bulk earthworks and roads contract at Fortescue Metals Group’s Eliwana iron ore project in the…
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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….
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Iron ore stockpiles at Port Hedland. Photo: BHP Billiton

Pilbara iron ore production hit by cyclones

BHP and Rio Tinto have cut iron ore production guidance for the 2019 financial year due the impacts of Tropical…
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Fortescue approves $3.7B Iron Bridge project

Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) and its joint venture partner Formosa have approved Stage 2 of the Iron Bridge Magnetite Project,…
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Mining operations return to normal after cyclones

Rio Tinto has reopened all of the operations in Western Australia and Queensland that were temporarily closed in anticipation of…
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Rio Tinto suspends Pilbara operations due to cyclone

Rio Tinto has temporarily halted rail operations and mining at the Robe Valley project in the Pilbara in response to…
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World first for thyssenkrupp in the Pilbara

thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions (Australia) has been awarded one of the largest fabrication and construction projects the company has ever handled…
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