Thursday 6th Aug, 2020
Fenner Dunlop has partnered with Siempelkamp for a $23.5 million plant expansion at its manufacturing facility in Kwinana, Western Australia.

Fenner Dunlop to expand Kwinana facility with $23.5M upgrade

Fenner Dunlop has partnered with Siempelkamp for a $23.5 million plant expansion at its manufacturing facility in Kwinana, Western Australia.
Autonomous truck at Fortescue site. Image: Fortescue Metals Group

Fortescue opens autonomous tech hive

The Fortescue Hive, the company’s Integrated Operations Centre which uses the latest automation and monitoring technology, has been officially opened….
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Fortescue Metals Group has awarded a major contract for the design, manufacture and supply of conveyor pulleys at the Iron Bridge magnetite project near Port Hedland in Western Australia.

Fortescue awards major pulley supply contract for Iron Bridge

Fortescue Metals Group has awarded a major contract for the design, manufacture and supply of conveyor pulleys at the Iron…
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Wheat yields in Western Australia’s wheatbelt have remained unchanged, even with more than 100 years of rainfall decrease, according to new research from the CSIRO.

Western Australia wheat yields unchanged despite rainfall drop

Wheat yields in Western Australia’s wheatbelt have remained unchanged, even with more than 100 years of rainfall decrease, according to…
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Upgrade works have begun to improve safety and efficiency for a key freight supply chain as part of the $87.5 million Wheatbelt Secondary Freight Network road upgrade program.

Construction begins on Wheatbelt Secondary Freight Network upgrade

Upgrade works have begun to improve safety and efficiency for a key freight supply chain as part of the $87.5…
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Newmont set to automate trucks in Boddington gold mine

Newmont’s Boddington gold mine in Western Australia will become the world’s first open pit gold mine with an autonomous truck…
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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.

Pilbara production predictions cut following Cyclone Damien

Rio Tinto iron ore operations have restarted in the Pilbara, Western Australia following the aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Damien. The…
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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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The CBH Group has revealed its grain exports have increased during the COVID-19 affected months, in comparison to last year.

CBH Group moves record-breaking amount of grain

Western Australian grain cooperative, CBH Group has announced that its infrastructure has moved the largest amount of grain in the…
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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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