Rio doubling automated drill fleet

Rio doubling automated drill fleet

Rio Tinto continues push for more remotely operated, automated drill rigs

Fortescue graduates largest-ever apprentice class

Fortescue graduates largest-ever apprentice class

The group of 28 now moves on to company positions

Sustainability

23 MARCH 2018
NRW bags Marandoo contract

NRW bags Marandoo contract

Rio Tinto has awarded a contract worth approximately A$37 million (US$28.8 million) to NRW

Development

28 FEBRUARY 2018
Orica releases Bulkmaster 7 MMU

Orica releases Bulkmaster 7 MMU

Orica has released the new Bulkmaster 7 Mobile Manufacturing Unit (MMU)

Innovation

28 FEBRUARY 2018
Rio Tinto hits autonomous milestone

Rio Tinto hits autonomous milestone

Rio Tinto's fleet of autonomous haul trucks have moved their one-billionth tonne of material

Innovation

29 JANUARY 2018
Roy Hill helps to protect Pilbara mammals

Roy Hill helps to protect Pilbara mammals

The Roy Hill mine has become involved in a project to save the Pilbara's endangered and threatened mammals...

Natural resources

24 JANUARY 2018
Rio Tinto automates with productivity in mind

Rio Tinto automates with productivity in mind

Rio Tinto to expand its autonomous Pilbara fleet by more than 50%

Fleet

18 DECEMBER 2017
Roy Hill to go autonomous

Roy Hill to go autonomous

Autonomous trucks and autonomous drills are on the agenda for Pilbara iron ore miner Roy Hill

Investment

01 NOVEMBER 2017
CITIC optimises operations with SAP Leonardo

CITIC optimises operations with SAP Leonardo

CITIC Pacific Mining is improving cost-effectiveness and safety through digital innovation with SAP Leonardo...

Innovation

31 OCTOBER 2017
Rio Tinto pilots driverless rail system

Rio Tinto pilots driverless rail system

Rio Tinto has completed its first fully autonomous rail journey in the Pilbara

Innovation

02 OCTOBER 2017
Australian autonomous truck expansion a go for Cat, Fortescue

Australian autonomous truck expansion a go for Cat, Fortescue

Cat Command for Hauling added to more trucks at Fortescue's iron ore mines

Fleet

27 SEPTEMBER 2017
MACA wins Pilgangoora contract

MACA wins Pilgangoora contract

Pilbara Minerals has awarded the Pilgangoora open-pit mining contract to MACA

Development

07 SEPTEMBER 2017