Liebherr supports Erzberg electrification

Liebherr supports Erzberg electrification

VA Erzberg and OEM Liebherr have concluded a development contract for a trolley assist system

Power / Remote power

15 APRIL 2019
Macarthur makes rail ties for Lake Giles

Macarthur makes rail ties for Lake Giles

Macarthur, Aurizon partner on rail haulage for Lake Giles Moonshine magnetite project

Transport

11 APRIL 2019
BHP goes from FIFO to DIDO

BHP goes from FIFO to DIDO

BHP has announced a range of jobs in the Pilbara that will be drive-in, drive-out

Transport

10 APRIL 2019
Fortescue to develop Iron Bridge magnetite project

Fortescue to develop Iron Bridge magnetite project

Fortescue Metals Group has green-lit its US$2.6 billion Iron Bridge magnetite project

Development

02 APRIL 2019
Monadelphous awarded further work at South Flank

Monadelphous awarded further work at South Flank

Monadelphous has secured a second construction contract at BHP's South Flank project

Development

01 APRIL 2019
Schneider Electric and Alderon enter strategic partnership

Schneider Electric and Alderon enter strategic partnership

Schneider Electric has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Kami Mine Limited Partnership

Sul Superior dam may be in danger

Sul Superior dam may be in danger

Vale reportedly warns of potential collapse in Brazil

Western Australia making a mark with METS

Western Australia making a mark with METS

The mining province is fostering innovation in technology

Innovation

26 MARCH 2019
Upstream tailings dam ban causes uncertainty in Brazil

Upstream tailings dam ban causes uncertainty in Brazil

Some miners in Brazil face an uncertain future as a result of the ban on upstream dams

Vale needs to guarantee funds to fix Brumadinho damage

Vale needs to guarantee funds to fix Brumadinho damage

Brazilian prosecutors are seeking a BRL50 billion guarantee from Vale

Natural resources

18 MARCH 2019
ATSB releases first BHP derailment report

ATSB releases first BHP derailment report

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau cited operator error, brake issues for November 2018 incident...

Transport

15 MARCH 2019
Vale port activities suspended at Mangaratiba

Vale port activities suspended at Mangaratiba

Vale has had its port activities suspended for the second time this year by the city of Mangaratiba

Logistics

12 MARCH 2019