Fortescue mines powered by renewables

Fortescue mines powered by renewables

Agreement struck with Alinta Energy to develop gas-solar hybrid power solution

Power / Remote power

18 OCTOBER 2019
Autonomous trucks go live at Cloudbreak

Autonomous trucks go live at Cloudbreak

FMG moves a step closer to fully autonomous haulage fleet

Autonomous truck collision at Fortescue's Christmas Creek

Autonomous truck collision at Fortescue's Christmas Creek

An autonomous truck has backed into another driverless truck at FMG's Christmas Creek mine

Fleet

15 FEBRUARY 2019
Thiess helps automate Christmas Creek trucks

Thiess helps automate Christmas Creek trucks

Thiess will install autonomous haulage system technology at the Christmas Creek iron ore operations

Fleet

08 NOVEMBER 2018
Fortescue boosts autonomous fleet

Fortescue boosts autonomous fleet

Fortescue provides an update on its continued investment in productivity initiatives

Fleet

27 JUNE 2017
New contract for JSW- Eastern Guruma JV

New contract for JSW- Eastern Guruma JV

The two-year contract is for reverse circulation grade control drilling and hydrogeological borefield...

Base metals

24 AUGUST 2015
Downer scoops Christmas Creek contract

Downer scoops Christmas Creek contract

Downer has beat rival MacMahon to an expanded mine services contract for FMG's Christmas Creek mine

Development

23 FEBRUARY 2015

Macmahon adopts ChekRite inspection system

Macmahon Holdings has implemented ChekRite's iPad-based compliance system

Maintenance

19 NOVEMBER 2014
Transport of a Liebherr R 996 sets records

Transport of a Liebherr R 996 sets records

A Liebherr R 996 B hydraulic mining excavator is the largest complete excavator moved in Australian history...

Equipment

12 MARCH 2014
Levelling the Pilbara

Levelling the Pilbara

MM joined Vermeer's Specialty Excavation team at Christmas Creek mine in the Pilbara for a sneak peek...

Reports

28 AUGUST 2012
Metso to supply crushing equipment to FMG

Metso to supply crushing equipment to FMG

Metso will supply secondary cone crushers to Fortescue Metals Group in Australia

Equipment

08 JUNE 2011