Minas Gerais

Mariana in Brazil was considered one of the country's worst ever environmental disasters
AMERICAS

Vale, BHP and Samarco offer new compensation for Mariana

Disaster in 2015 resulted in 19 deaths in Brazil

12 June 2024

Caterpillar’s first battery electric 793 large mining truck demonstrated at the company’s Tucson Proving Ground. Credit: Caterpillar
ESG

Vale and Caterpillar partner on BEV and ethanol trials

Agreement involves testing Caterpillar's 240-ton BEVs in Minas Gerais

30 April 2024

Vale's operations in Catas Altas, Brazil
GEOMECHANICS / GROUND CONTROL

Vale suspends Catas Altas mine

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

09 March 2020

The aftermath of the dam collapse at Brumadinho, Minas Gerais, Brazil
GEOMECHANICS / GROUND CONTROL

Vale puts Gongo Soco tailings dam on alert

Emergency level at tailings dam raised after heavy rainfall

28 January 2020

Brazil state prosecutor’s office MPMG announces charges over Brumadinho disaster
GEOMECHANICS / GROUND CONTROL

Murder charges for 16 people connected to Brumadinho disaster

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

22 January 2020

The march started in Belo Horizonte. Photo: João Alkmim and Filipe Chaves
GEOMECHANICS / GROUND CONTROL

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

21 January 2020

The aftermath of the Brumadinho tailings dam failure in Brazil
GEOMECHANICS / GROUND CONTROL

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

No warning as heavy rains compromised brittle wall structure

16 December 2019

Samarco JV partners Vale and BHP have been licensed to restart the Germano complex in Brazil
MANAGEMENT

Samarco to restart operations next year

Vale/BHP JV licensed for reduced restart

28 October 2019

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