Steps taken towards Samarco settlement

Steps taken towards Samarco settlement

Vale and BHP sign agreement with Brazilian authorities regarding the Samarco tailings dam failure

BHP approves financial support for Samarco

BHP approves financial support for Samarco

BHP has approved US$250 million in financial support for the Renova Foundation and Samarco Mineração...

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03 JULY 2017
Samarco claims to be settled by June 30

Samarco claims to be settled by June 30

Vale and BHP Billiton Brasil have entered into an agreement with the federal prosecutors' office in Brazil...

Samarco investigation report published

Samarco investigation report published

A panel has published its findings into the immediate causes of the failure of the Fundão tailings dam...

The future of tailings storage facilities

The future of tailings storage facilities

Learning from mistakes - and successes - of the past is a key to required risk-management advances