Slow rise of the robots

Slow rise of the robots

The time when robots replace all workers on a mine site may still be some way off

Innovation

16 MAY 2018
Fortescue's decade of export

Fortescue's decade of export

Fortescue Metals Group celebrates 10 years of iron ore exports

Logistics

16 MAY 2018
Fortescue meets ore shipping milestone

Fortescue meets ore shipping milestone

Fortescue Metals Group has marked the export of its one billionth tonne of iron ore

Transport

08 MAY 2018
Fortescue boosts autonomous fleet

Fortescue boosts autonomous fleet

FMG is now the first iron ore operation in the world with a fully autonomous fleet

Fortescue graduates largest-ever apprentice class

Fortescue graduates largest-ever apprentice class

The group of 28 now moves on to company positions

Sustainability

23 MARCH 2018
Orica releases Bulkmaster 7 MMU

Orica releases Bulkmaster 7 MMU

Orica has released the new Bulkmaster 7 Mobile Manufacturing Unit (MMU)

Innovation

28 FEBRUARY 2018
FMG Matilda arrives in Pilbara

FMG Matilda arrives in Pilbara

The latest of FMG's Very Large Ore Carriers has docked at Port Hedland

Fleet

03 JANUARY 2018
Busy year for Caterpillar

Busy year for Caterpillar

Caterpillar hosted a group of journalists from the mining and construction industries in September

Innovation

16 OCTOBER 2017
Australian autonomous truck expansion a go for Cat, Fortescue

Australian autonomous truck expansion a go for Cat, Fortescue

Cat Command for Hauling added to more trucks at Fortescue's iron ore mines

Fleet

27 SEPTEMBER 2017
BHP to double autonomous trucks at Jimblebar

BHP to double autonomous trucks at Jimblebar

BHP plans to double its autonomous fleet at Jimblebar to 50 Caterpillar 793F autonomous trucks

Innovation

10 JULY 2017
Thiess awarded Solomon extension

Thiess awarded Solomon extension

Thiess has secured a contract extension at Fortescue Metals Group's Solomon Hub

Development

04 JULY 2017
Fortescue boosts autonomous fleet

Fortescue boosts autonomous fleet

Fortescue provides an update on its continued investment in productivity initiatives

Fleet

27 JUNE 2017