Weir wins major comminution technology order from Ferrexpo

Weir wins major comminution technology order from Ferrexpo

System will reduce energy consumption by more than 40% compared with traditional mining technologies...

Plant

29 APRIL 2021
Rio orders Epiroc's autonomous drills for the Pilbara

Rio orders Epiroc's autonomous drills for the Pilbara

Rio Tinto has ordered "several" Pit Viper 271 and SmartROC D65 blast-hole drill rigs

Fleet

27 APRIL 2021
Sierra Metals eyes iron with US$28M magnetite plant

Sierra Metals eyes iron with US$28M magnetite plant

Plant will produce 62% iron ore fines concentrate

Plant

22 APRIL 2021
LKAB to trial heavier ore railway

LKAB to trial heavier ore railway

LKAB working with Bane Nor, Trafikverket on heavier transports

Transport

19 APRIL 2021
Anglo targets 100% renewables in S America by 2022

Anglo targets 100% renewables in S America by 2022

Anglo American has set a target of reducing its greenhouse gas emissions by 30%

Power / Remote power

16 APRIL 2021
India mine getting Metso-Outotec plant

India mine getting Metso-Outotec plant

Will be the first large-scale Grate-Kiln pellet plant in the country

Plant

08 APRIL 2021
ArcelorMittal taps Infosys for digitalisation

ArcelorMittal taps Infosys for digitalisation

Infosys will provide business process management (BPM) services

Liebherr's Australian eight

Liebherr's Australian eight

Expects to have eight R 9600 excavators operating in Australia by mid-2021.

Fleet

01 APRIL 2021
Can Juukan learnings provide a Resolution resolution?

Can Juukan learnings provide a Resolution resolution?

Rio Tinto Australia has set up an Australian steering committee.

Development

23 MARCH 2021
ArcelorMittal and Air Liquide sign 'green steel' agreement

ArcelorMittal and Air Liquide sign 'green steel' agreement

The DRI installation will be fully 'hydrogen-ready'.

Plant

18 MARCH 2021
Vale starts tailings filtration plant at Vargem Grande

Vale starts tailings filtration plant at Vargem Grande

Vale plans four plants at an estimated total cost of US$2.3 billion.

Vale increasing Timbopeba production

Vale increasing Timbopeba production

Vale is aiming to increase the proportion of its iron ore production through dry processing to 70%.