NRW snags Koodaideri pre-strip contract

NRW snags Koodaideri pre-strip contract

Project phase set to begin in November

Development

30 AUGUST 2019
Rio steps up exploration game

Rio steps up exploration game

Rio Tinto's Stephen McIntosh on how technology is needed to uncover the "next big discovery"

Exploration

21 AUGUST 2019
Construction begins on Elysis R&D centre

Construction begins on Elysis R&D centre

Construction started on Elysis' R&D centre in Saguenay, Quebec on August 16

Innovation

19 AUGUST 2019
Iron ore goes paperless thanks to Chinsay, Rio Tinto-led team

Iron ore goes paperless thanks to Chinsay, Rio Tinto-led team

First-ever paperless trade of commodity means contract time can be sliced by 98%

Investment

14 AUGUST 2019
Monadelphous to maintain Rio rails

Monadelphous to maintain Rio rails

The engineering group will help maintain Rio Tinto's privately owned rail network in the Pilbara

Maintenance

13 AUGUST 2019
Resolution Copper further along permitting path

Resolution Copper further along permitting path

Rio Tinto and BHP's Resolution Copper project in Arizona has reached a milestone

Development

12 AUGUST 2019
Rio gives West Angelas contracts to WA suppliers

Rio gives West Angelas contracts to WA suppliers

BGC Contracting and Monadelphous Group win contracts for the West Angelas expansion

Development

02 AUGUST 2019
Automation plans for Boddington

Automation plans for Boddington

Newmont Goldcorp looking to automate its 39 haul trucks using Caterpillar Command

Still much to gain from next-gen tech

Still much to gain from next-gen tech

Rio's Ivan Vella on mining's digital transformation, which needs staff support to succeed

Innovation

23 JULY 2019
Rio facing delays, higher costs at Oyu Tolgoi

Rio facing delays, higher costs at Oyu Tolgoi

Oyu Tolgoi underground to cost more and take longer to reach first production

Development

16 JULY 2019
Austrak selected for latest Koodaideri supply contract

Austrak selected for latest Koodaideri supply contract

Rio Tinto mine to take delivery of concrete ties next year

Transport

01 JULY 2019
Maintaining good health

Maintaining good health

Donna Schmidt evaluates current global efforts to improve workforce wellbeing in the mining industry...

Investment

26 JUNE 2019