Pilbara business to manage Rio Tinto's waste

Pilbara business to manage Rio Tinto's waste

Rio Tinto has teamed up with NWA in a multi-year, multi-million dollar waste management contract

ERA sets path for Ranger mine closure

ERA sets path for Ranger mine closure

Energy Resources of Australia has released the closure plan for its Ranger uranium mine

Ripe for disruption

Ripe for disruption

The Future of Mining conference heard that the mining industry is facing 'disruption' on all fronts

Investment

25 MAY 2018
Rio Tinto's AutoHaul gets safety approval

Rio Tinto's AutoHaul gets safety approval

Rio Tinto's AutoHaul project gets accreditation from Australia's rail safety regulator

Transport

18 MAY 2018
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
Pace of technological change in mining is accelerating, says Rio's McIntosh

Pace of technological change in mining is accelerating, says Rio's McIntosh

Mining giant's growth and innovation leader addresses inaugural Future of Mining 2018

Sustainability

14 MAY 2018
Assisted by Apple, Rio Tinto and Alcoa develop carbon-free aluminium smelting

Assisted by Apple, Rio Tinto and Alcoa develop carbon-free aluminium smelting

Rio Tinto and Alcoa launch joint venture promoting a new process for carbon-free aluminium smelting

Rio doubling automated drill fleet

Rio doubling automated drill fleet

Rio Tinto continues push for more remotely operated, automated drill rigs

Bauer cuts deep on diamond exploration site

Bauer cuts deep on diamond exploration site

Bauer cutter will be part of Rio Tinto's diamond exploration project in Canada

Fleet

16 APRIL 2018
Rio Tinto backs automation training

Rio Tinto backs automation training

Rio Tinto aims to develop training courses to meet the future needs of industry

Sustainability

05 APRIL 2018
Communication for automation

Communication for automation

Inmarsat's Joe Carr on how connectivity is critical to enabling automated machinery

Innovation

23 MARCH 2018
Oyu Tolgoi hits newest milestone

Oyu Tolgoi hits newest milestone

Turquoise Hill Resources said Shaft 5 sinking is complete

Logistics

22 MARCH 2018