Electric partnership

Electric partnership

Consortium includes South32, Epiroc, Sandvik and OZ Minerals.

Innovation

02 MARCH 2021
FMG's F1 approach to haulage

FMG's F1 approach to haulage

Working with Williams Advanced Engineering on a battery electric haul truck.

Innovation

02 MARCH 2021
Innovation optimises conveyor cleaning performance

Innovation optimises conveyor cleaning performance

The unit was designed for heavy-duty applications and tested outdoors.

Technology / innovation

19 FEBRUARY 2021
Rio Tinto agrees power deal for Iceland smelter

Rio Tinto agrees power deal for Iceland smelter

Contract still specifies the sale of 390 MegaWatts or 3.416 GWh per year and expires in 2036

Plant

16 FEBRUARY 2021
Anglo's Aquila uses tech to cut fresh water use

Anglo's Aquila uses tech to cut fresh water use

The A$240 million Aquila mine is committed to awarding contracts locally.

Sustainability

15 FEBRUARY 2021
Platinum body sees growth in Green Hydrogen Catapult and other plans

Platinum body sees growth in Green Hydrogen Catapult and other plans

US rejoining Paris agreement adds to momentum

Sustainability

12 FEBRUARY 2021
BHP and JFE Steel in emissions reduction partnership

BHP and JFE Steel in emissions reduction partnership

BHP and JFE Steel to work together to cut emissions from steelmaking.

Sustainability

10 FEBRUARY 2021
Aggreko says mining appetite for green power expanding

Aggreko says mining appetite for green power expanding

Power company's mining boss sees faster transition even with cost headwinds.

Power / Remote power

10 FEBRUARY 2021
Rio Tinto launches sustainable aluminium label

Rio Tinto launches sustainable aluminium label

Companies that use this aluminium can use labels to highlight their carbon-free commitment.

Supply chain management

05 FEBRUARY 2021
Galantas agrees blasting plan at Omagh gold mine

Galantas agrees blasting plan at Omagh gold mine

Underground blasting operations have been limited since late 2019.

Development

03 FEBRUARY 2021
Hochschild trialling Novamera narrow-vein drilling

Hochschild trialling Novamera narrow-vein drilling

SMD technology combines directional drilling equipment with ground penetrating radar technology.

Technology / innovation

02 FEBRUARY 2021
Jangada invests in novel titanium feedstock processing

Jangada invests in novel titanium feedstock processing

Investee company is currently advancing its pilot project in South Africa.

Investment

01 FEBRUARY 2021