Miners turn to homemade hand sanitiser

Miners turn to homemade hand sanitiser

Homemade hand sanitiser is becoming the go-to for some miners

Covid-19

02 APRIL 2020
Procedures crystallise in Aussie COVID-19 response

Procedures crystallise in Aussie COVID-19 response

Some clarity is starting to emerge on what procedures miners need to implement in Australia

Covid-19

27 MARCH 2020
BHP offers coronavirus support for Australian communities

BHP offers coronavirus support for Australian communities

New initiatives come after relief for suppliers was announced last week

Covid-19

23 MARCH 2020
NRW wins Olympic Dam airport contract

NRW wins Olympic Dam airport contract

Contracting arm to upgrade Roxby Downs airport ahead of mine expansion decision

Transport

18 MARCH 2020
Miners collaborate on green hydrogen

Miners collaborate on green hydrogen

BHP, FMG, Anglo and Hatch to explore accelerated decarbonisation

Sustainability

18 MARCH 2020
Autonomous trucks for BHP's Newman East

Autonomous trucks for BHP's Newman East

BHP plans to introduce 20 autonomous trucks at its Newman East (Eastern Ridge) mine in Australia

Fleet

04 MARCH 2020
Babylon adds to services offered for BHP Nickel West

Babylon adds to services offered for BHP Nickel West

Power generation and dewatering contract worth A$9 million (US$6 million)

Maintenance

04 FEBRUARY 2020
Chile's seawater, energy demand to grow significantly

Chile's seawater, energy demand to grow significantly

Mining's seawater desalination use to grow 156% through 2030

Sustainability

27 JANUARY 2020
Deloitte acquires Global IO

Deloitte acquires Global IO

Deloitte is acquiring remote operations centre specialist Global IO for an undisclosed sum

Innovation

22 JANUARY 2020
BHP, Fluor hit milestone in South Flank ore-handling plant construction

BHP, Fluor hit milestone in South Flank ore-handling plant construction

First 1,500 tonnes of modules erected for the ore-handling plant

Design / Build

14 JANUARY 2020
Majors make donations for bushfire relief in Australia

Majors make donations for bushfire relief in Australia

Major miners make big contributions to Australian Red Cross to aid fire recovery effort

Natural resources

06 JANUARY 2020
Rema to belt South Flank

Rema to belt South Flank

Job involves installing 77 rolls of conveyor belting and making 77 splices

Transport

05 DECEMBER 2019