LKAB picks Konecranes for Sweden, Arctic Circle assets

LKAB picks Konecranes for Sweden, Arctic Circle assets

Service deal includes maintenance for 1,600 assets

Maintenance

26 FEBRUARY 2021
Vale creates sustainability office

Vale creates sustainability office

Appoints Maria Luiza de Oliveira Pinto e Paiva as head

Sustainability

22 FEBRUARY 2021
Rio Tinto shortens Pilbara supply route

Rio Tinto shortens Pilbara supply route

Shipping service will be cheaper, cleaner and faster for its needs, miner says

Transport

19 FEBRUARY 2021
LKAB to trial battery-powered loaders at Kiruna

LKAB to trial battery-powered loaders at Kiruna

Using autonomous loaders means LKAB can load, haul and dump crude ore at night.

Fleet

19 FEBRUARY 2021
Fortescue deploys autonomous maintenance vehicles

Fortescue deploys autonomous maintenance vehicles

Autonomous light vehicles aimed to save fitters making trips to collect parts.

Technology / innovation

15 FEBRUARY 2021
BHP and JFE Steel in emissions reduction partnership

BHP and JFE Steel in emissions reduction partnership

BHP and JFE Steel to work together to cut emissions from steelmaking.

Sustainability

10 FEBRUARY 2021
Vale invests US$6M in CO2-free steel firm Boston Metal

Vale invests US$6M in CO2-free steel firm Boston Metal

Boston Metal is developing a Molten Oxide Electrolysis (MOE) technology

Sustainability

09 FEBRUARY 2021
Volvo, Kaunis to trial Arctic electric ore truck

Volvo, Kaunis to trial Arctic electric ore truck

The 15-tonnes Volvo FMX vehicle will be trialled at the Pajala iron ore mine.

Transport

29 JANUARY 2021
Metso Outotec wins China pelletizing plant order

Metso Outotec wins China pelletizing plant order

The plant will feature Metso Outotec's travelling grate pellet indurating furnace.

Plant

28 JANUARY 2021
The technology behind LKAB's transformation

The technology behind LKAB's transformation

Company has a long-term strategy to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2045.

Innovation

27 JANUARY 2021
 Vale to restart Vargem Grande pellet production

Vale to restart Vargem Grande pellet production

The pelletizing plant has a nominal capacity of 7 million tonnes per year.

Plant

22 JANUARY 2021
BHP plans wind fence at Port Hedland

BHP plans wind fence at Port Hedland

Project is part of the BHP's Pilbara Air Quality Program.

Maintenance

15 JANUARY 2021