Thursday 27th Jun, 2019

Rio Tinto backs Australia’s first automation TAFE course

Rio Tinto has introduced Australia’s first nationally recognised qualifications in automation to provide workers with skills in the science, technology,…
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As part of a trial, CBH Group has installed linear actuators across five key sites in its network, resulting in a significant boost to its efficiency and reduced labour costs.

Harvesting the benefits of linear actuators

As part of a trial, CBH Group has installed linear actuators across five key sites in its network, resulting in…
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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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Mondium wins $100m Greenbushes lithium contract

Talison Lithium has awarded Mondium a $100 million contract for the design and construction of a new tailing retreatment processing…
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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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Contracts awarded to upgrade WA grain infrastructure

Western Australian grain handler CBH Group has awarded three contracts to upgrade major grain receival sites. Contracts have been awarded…
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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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The first batch of trainees from Rema Tip Top’s training academy are now getting real world belt splicing experience as the mining industry prepares for a potential skills shortage.

Tip Top Training Academy graduates join the workforce

The first batch of trainees from Rema Tip Top’s training academy are now getting real world belt splicing experience as…
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Australia establishes $53M national battery research hub

The Australian Government is providing a $25 million grant to an industry-led battery research centre in Perth, Western Australia, to…
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