Rio Tinto

Ex-Rio Tinto chief Alabanese's strategy to invest in large, long-life operations fell flat. Photo: Desautels McGill / Flickr

The hidden cost of mining mergers

Recent M&A news has triggered financial intrigue, but operational costs remain to be seen

07 June 2024

Rio Tinto's Dampier operations. Photo: Karma Barndon

Rio Tinto puts $215M into WA biomass iron processing plant

BioIron uses raw biomass and microwave energy instead of coal

04 June 2024

Rio Tinto's Bingham Canyon mine in one of the world’s deepest open-pit sites. Photo: Rio Tinto Kennecott

Into the unknown: Deep mining's new frontiers

'Working with the earth is not engineering, it's art"

01 May 2024

Dr. Lana Alagha conducts research in a Missouri S&T mineral processing laboratory. Photo by Michael Pierce/Missouri S&T.

Rio Tinto invests in critical minerals research with Missouri S&T

Project will test new chemical dissolution strategies and purification techniques

23 April 2024

An image of Yinhawangka country courtesy of Yinhawangka Aboriginal Corporation.

Rio Tinto to spend millions to protect Yinhawangka culture

Project offers an opportunity to change the way Aboriginal programs are conceptualised

08 April 2024

American gold miner Newmont has issued a target of increasing women in its global operations by 1% annually. Photo: Newmont

World Bank makes the 'business case' for women in mining

According to the World Bank, hiring more women could solve miners' financial and operational woes

05 April 2024

Credit: Codelco

Codelco and Rio Tinto chiefs visit Nuevo Cobre exploration area

It is "a truly excellent project", says Rio

21 March 2024

Open pit bauxite mining, portrait from Guinea. Photo: Prachaya Roekdeethaweesab

Strikes in Guinea on hold but mine operations still threatened

Chronic instability in the country may be preventing gains from mineral wealth

04 March 2024


Mine tailings: Technology and Risk

WSP speaks with Mining Journal, Mining Magazine and Australia's Mining Monthly


Transformational Tailings Solutions from Weir

Mining Journal, Mining Magazine and Australia’s Mining Monthly speaks with Weir.


Weir's transformational tailings flowsheets

Weir has developed a range of transformational flowsheets for tailings management

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Magazine Intelligence team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the mining sector, brought to you by the Mining Magazine Intelligence team.


Mining Magazine Intelligence Exploration Report 2024 (feat. Opaxe data)

A comprehensive review of exploration trends and technologies, highlighting the best intercepts and discoveries and the latest initial resource estimates.


Mining Magazine Intelligence Future Fleets Report 2024

The report paints a picture of the equipment landscape and includes detailed profiles of mines that are employing these fleets


Mining Magazine Intelligence Digitalisation Report 2023

An in-depth review of operations that use digitalisation technology to drive improvements across all areas of mining production


Mining Magazine Intelligence Automation Report 2023

An in-depth review of operations using autonomous solutions in every region and sector, including analysis of the factors driving investment decisions