BHP bunkers down with Shell

BHP bunkers down with Shell

Using LNG-fuelled vessels is expected to slash BHP's carbon dioxide emissions by 30% per voyage.

Sustainability

01 DECEMBER 2020
More OEMs join ICMM's safer vehicle initiative

More OEMs join ICMM's safer vehicle initiative

The group aims to introduce greenhouse gas emission-free surface mining vehicles by 2040.

Fleet

27 NOVEMBER 2020
BHP picks CRC ORE for Olympic Dam examination

BHP picks CRC ORE for Olympic Dam examination

Grade Engineering helping the mine with preconcentration quandary.

Operational Excellence

03 NOVEMBER 2020
Mixed reality helps BHP stay COVID-19 safe

Mixed reality helps BHP stay COVID-19 safe

BHP has used HoloLens 2 to replace travel by experts living under lockdown.

Innovation

06 OCTOBER 2020
Newcastle uni, MineSensor partner on idler monitors

Newcastle uni, MineSensor partner on idler monitors

The sensors generate enough data to perform preventive maintenance

Innovation

09 JULY 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.

Rio Tinto and BHP seal yuan-based iron ore deals

Rio Tinto and BHP seal yuan-based iron ore deals

Rio Tinto completed its yuan-based deal using smart contracts

Innovation

14 MAY 2020
BHP to deploy 50km of overland conveyors at South Flank

BHP to deploy 50km of overland conveyors at South Flank

Roller system was engineered and fabricated for BHP by CPS Conveyors.

Logistics

06 MAY 2020
Mammoet bringing it in for South Flank

Mammoet bringing it in for South Flank

Transporter delivering planned mine's first heavy components

Transport

09 DECEMBER 2019
Monadelphous to service BHP's Pilbara operations

Monadelphous to service BHP's Pilbara operations

Monadelphous won a contract with BHP for the provision of general maintenance services

Maintenance

03 OCTOBER 2018
South Flank development sets off with a bang

South Flank development sets off with a bang

BHP has fired the first blast at its South Flank iron ore project in central Pilbara, Australia

Development

20 SEPTEMBER 2018
Trust the machines

Trust the machines

Miners need to overcome the 'fear factor' and trust machine-generated data

Innovation

17 SEPTEMBER 2018