Mineral Resources develops new iron ore haulage solution

Australian miner and services provider Mineral Resources is developing a new transport system to move ore from its Iron Valley mine in the Pilbara region to Port Hedland for shipping.

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BOTS employs an elevated below-rail structure

The system is an elevated rail line that the company says occupies a “niche between heavy rail and conveyor”, adding that it is “significantly less capital intensive than traditional heavy-haul rail”.