Saturday 29th Feb, 2020
Rio TInto's Pilbara operations at Cape Lambert. Copyright © 2018 Rio Tinto.

Rio Tinto declares force majeure due to cyclone damage

Rio Tinto has announced force majeure on some of its iron ore shipping operations in Western Australia following the impact…
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Copyright © 2018 Rio Tinto.

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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Altura to boost lithium mining funding

Due to strong investor demand, Altura Mining is set to raise additional funds for its lithium project at Pilgangoora in…
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Rio Tinto reveals copper-gold discovery

Rio Tinto has released details of a promising copper-gold discovery at the Winu project in the Yeneena Basin of the…
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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…
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Altura Mining pushes for lithium ramp up with funding boost

Altura Mining is closing in on its target capacity of 220,000 tonnes per year at its flagship project at Pilgangoora,…
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Port Hedland. Photo: Southern Cross Maritime

Contract awarded for $33.5M Port Hedland upgrade

A $33.5 million contract has been awarded to replace the Berth 3 deck and fender at the Port of Port…
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