BHP installs solar panels at Leinster Nickel

BHP installs solar panels at Leinster Nickel

Leinster will have a 10.7MW solar farm and 10.1 MW battery

Charge On winners revealed

Charge On winners revealed

BHP, Rio Tinto and Vale launched the challenge in 2021

Features

12 MAY 2022
Church of England rattles tailings sabre

Church of England rattles tailings sabre

Only one third of companies with tailings dams have adopted standards

Natural resources

25 JANUARY 2022
Ring of Fire energy costs economically feasible

Ring of Fire energy costs economically feasible

Government support for the mine infrastructure should be more than C$1.5 billion, study finds.

Power / Remote power

13 JANUARY 2022
Raising the Standard in tailings management

Raising the Standard in tailings management

The onus is now on ensuring broader adoption and adherence

Sustainability

19 APRIL 2021
BHP investigates biofuel for shipping

BHP investigates biofuel for shipping

The trial found CO2 emissions from tanker were cut by as much as 90%.

Sustainability

16 APRIL 2021
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.