Rio Tinto reduces waste from aluminium production

Rio Tinto reduces waste from aluminium production

Lafarge Canada plans to initially produce 1 million tonnes of cement a year from the new material.

Sustainability

20 OCTOBER 2020
Oyu Tolgoi earns Copper Mark

Oyu Tolgoi earns Copper Mark

Mongolia mine meets 30-plus factors for responsible production award.

Operational Excellence

15 OCTOBER 2020
BHP not taking robo-train route

BHP not taking robo-train route

Company still believes technology is an increasingly important part of mining.

Technology / innovation

08 OCTOBER 2020
Rio Tinto plans ore blending at Chinese port

Rio Tinto plans ore blending at Chinese port

Companies sign MoU for blending miner's iron ore in a Chinese port.

Supply chain management

25 SEPTEMBER 2020
Rio offers first closed-loop aluminium recycling solution

Rio offers first closed-loop aluminium recycling solution

First closed-loop recycling centre will recycle clean process aluminium scrap from Rio Tinto

Sustainability

17 SEPTEMBER 2020
Rio Tinto to renew Iceland smelter licence

Rio Tinto to renew Iceland smelter licence

Icelandic media has interpreted the application as a sign the miner could stay.

Plant

21 AUGUST 2020
 GMG warns of autonomous mine safety conflicts

GMG warns of autonomous mine safety conflicts

Cybersecurity is an emerging issue that has the potential to significantly affect safety.

Innovation

20 AUGUST 2020
Another Rio Tinto robot contract for Scott

Another Rio Tinto robot contract for Scott

Company to provide and commission equipment for a lab at the Robe Valley mine.

Innovation

07 AUGUST 2020
Jetti aims to deliver copper's Holy Grail

Jetti aims to deliver copper's Holy Grail

A technology breakthrough aims to provide the key to process low-grade copper.

Innovation

05 AUGUST 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
Primero bags another Koodaideri contract

Primero bags another Koodaideri contract

Contracting group to construct airport terminal, infrastructure.

Transport

11 JUNE 2020
Rio Tinto returning to FIFO 'normal'

Rio Tinto returning to FIFO 'normal'

Starting to de-escalate some of the controls it has in place to deal with the COVID-19 crisis.

Covid-19

19 MAY 2020