Saturday 25th May, 2019
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…
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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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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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BULKtalk: Best practice in chute design – Part one

In his regular BULKtalk column, Steve Davis of Rio Tinto considers the basics of bulk handling that sites often struggle…
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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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Rio Tinto’s $2.6B Amrun bauxite mine opens

Rio Tinto’s $2.6 billion Amrun bauxite mine has been officially opened and is set to support hundreds of jobs and…
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