Ukraine president backs US$1bln Black Iron project

Ukraine president backs US$1bln Black Iron project

Construction at the Shymanivske iron ore project began in 2010

Development

22 JUNE 2020
Hibtac mine restart pushed back to August

Hibtac mine restart pushed back to August

The facility mines about 29 million tonnes of ore annually.

Development

18 JUNE 2020
More energy-efficient crushing tested for US Iron Range

More energy-efficient crushing tested for US Iron Range

Weir, US university bring in Enduron HPGR.

Fortescue Metals Group commits to carbon neutrality

Fortescue Metals Group commits to carbon neutrality

Company joins other global mining majors with new 'industry leading' target

Sustainability

16 JUNE 2020
PyroGenesis to trial iron ore plasma torch

PyroGenesis to trial iron ore plasma torch

The company says its technology cuts carbon emissions significantly.

Plant

15 JUNE 2020
Primero bags another Koodaideri contract

Primero bags another Koodaideri contract

Contracting group to construct airport terminal, infrastructure.

Transport

11 JUNE 2020
Steel demand accelerates Cleveland-Cliffs' Tilden restart

Steel demand accelerates Cleveland-Cliffs' Tilden restart

Demand for steel, iron ore, and metallics products has recovered dramatically.

Beowulf awards drilling contract for Kallak

Beowulf awards drilling contract for Kallak

Drilling work is in support of the exploration target of 90-100m tonnes at 22-30% iron content.

Downer secures new Fortescue deal

Downer secures new Fortescue deal

Contractor grows its ties with miner, inks Eliwana contract.

Development

27 MAY 2020
IIoT project aims at reshaping mining

IIoT project aims at reshaping mining

IIoT platform can enhance productivity, transparency and safety

Innovation

21 MAY 2020
Jimblebar temporary halt was due to safety briefing

Jimblebar temporary halt was due to safety briefing

Operations recommenced after several hours and there was no impact to production.