Vale suspends Catas Altas mine

Vale suspends Catas Altas mine

Vale has suspended one of its mines at Catas Altas in Minas Gerais, Brazil

Vale puts Gongo Soco tailings dam on alert

Vale puts Gongo Soco tailings dam on alert

Emergency level at tailings dam raised after heavy rainfall

Murder charges for 16 people connected to Brumadinho disaster

Murder charges for 16 people connected to Brumadinho disaster

State prosecutors in Brazil have charged 16 people with murder and environmental crimes

March in Brazil to mark year since fatal dam collapse

March in Brazil to mark year since fatal dam collapse

More than 350 people are expected to march 300km from Belo Horizonte to Brumadinho for anniversary

Brumadinho dam failure due to poor drainage, according to Vale report

Brumadinho dam failure due to poor drainage, according to Vale report

No warning as heavy rains compromised brittle wall structure

Geomechanics / Ground ...

16 DECEMBER 2019
Samarco to restart operations next year

Samarco to restart operations next year

Vale/BHP JV licensed for reduced restart

Vale's Brucutu works suspended, Onça Puma to restart

Vale's Brucutu works suspended, Onça Puma to restart

Stop-start woes continue in Brazil - iron ore setback, nickel restart

Life-cycle / End of li...

16 SEPTEMBER 2019
Vale details damages for dam disaster

Vale details damages for dam disaster

Vale announces compensation for workers and families of those who died in the Brumadinho disaster

ArcelorMittal widens safety zone around Serra Azul

ArcelorMittal widens safety zone around Serra Azul

More families moved away from ongoing mudslide danger area in Brazil

Inmarsat signs MoU with Minas Gerais government

Inmarsat signs MoU with Minas Gerais government

The MoU will explore the potential of IoT solutions for monitoring tailings dams in the region

Communications

29 MAY 2019
Mina de Gongo Soco da Vale, em Barão de Cocais (MG)

Vale gives dam warning

Vale has identified movement at the northern slope of a pit at the Gongo Soco mine in Minas Gerais

Vale's Brucutu gearing back up following dam burst

Vale's Brucutu gearing back up following dam burst

Brazilian operation had been idled since February