Australian Vanadium in UK extraction process MoU

Australian Vanadium in UK extraction process MoU

Partners plan commercial agreement for use of GSAE's technology and others they develop together.

Design / Build

22 OCTOBER 2020
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
CIMIC selling 50% of Thiess

CIMIC selling 50% of Thiess

Deal values the Thiess business at approximately A$4.3 billion.

Investment

19 OCTOBER 2020
JWA enters matting, ground access product to BHP safety initiative

JWA enters matting, ground access product to BHP safety initiative

Miner BHP teamed with Austmine this year to launch the BHP Supplier Innovation Programme.

Innovation

15 OCTOBER 2020
Equipmake targets mining with electric motors

Equipmake targets mining with electric motors

The company's electric motor range was developed by a former Lotus and Benetton F1 engineer.

Technology / innovation

08 OCTOBER 2020
Aggreko completes renewable microgrid at Granny Smith

Aggreko completes renewable microgrid at Granny Smith

Hybrid grid aims to reduce operating costs and carbon emissions.

Power / Remote power

07 OCTOBER 2020
Weir to sell oil ops to Caterpillar, focus on mining

Weir to sell oil ops to Caterpillar, focus on mining

Weir expects demand for mining technologies to grow with demand for renewables.

Sustainability

05 OCTOBER 2020
Centamin suspends part of Sukari open pit

Centamin suspends part of Sukari open pit

Buttresses are already in place to support weaker wall area.

Inmarsat warns of digital skills shortage

Inmarsat warns of digital skills shortage

Inmarsat has called on industry leaders to embrace the fourth industrial revolution.

Investment

29 SEPTEMBER 2020
Microgrids create a power shift for miners

Microgrids create a power shift for miners

Miners have found they can keep the power flowing when they disconnect from a failing grid.

Power / Remote power

29 SEPTEMBER 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
Rolls-Royce sending Bergen engines to Iron Bridge

Rolls-Royce sending Bergen engines to Iron Bridge

Gensets will be integrated with a 150 MegaWatt solar photovoltaic farm and battery storage.

Power / Remote power

25 SEPTEMBER 2020