CRCMining provides Cave Tracker update

In September 2013, CRCMining announced that it had invented the Cave Tracker system for sub-level and...

Innovation

14 OCTOBER 2014
Keeping Clermont on track

Keeping Clermont on track

Tyre chain specialist RUD Erlau has helped Rio Tintos Clermont coal operation in Queensland, Australia,...

Equipment

06 JUNE 2014
Simandou pushed ahead

Simandou pushed ahead

The Government of Guinea, Rio Tinto, Chinalco and the IFC have signed the investment framework for blocks...

Equipment

27 MAY 2014

Rio Tinto hits expansion target early

Rio Tintos Pilbara iron-ore system of mines, railways and ports has reached a run rate of 290Mt/y two...

Equipment

23 MAY 2014

Rio Tinto opens processing hub

On March 13, Rio Tinto officially opened its Processing Excellence Centre (PEC) in Brisbane, Australia...

Equipment

26 MARCH 2014
Fast track

Fast track

Matthew Brace examines how smart technology has helped Rio Tinto to develop a world-leading rail network...

Equipment

26 MARCH 2014
Insights into innovation

Insights into innovation

Ailbhe Goodbody attended a presentation by John McGagh, head of innovation at Rio Tinto, at the Imperial...

Equipment

05 FEBRUARY 2014
Insights into innovation

Insights into innovation

Ailbhe Goodbody attended a presentation by John McGagh, head of innovation at Rio Tinto, at the Imperial...

Interviews

24 JANUARY 2014

Rio Tinto and Chinalco sign mining tech agreement

On November 1, Rio Tinto and its largest shareholder, Chinas Chinalco, said they had signed a memorandum...

Equipment

29 NOVEMBER 2013

The ore factory

Rio Tintos Northparkes mining complex in central New South Wales, Australia, has successfully implemented...

Equipment

03 SEPTEMBER 2013
Water supply secured at Escondida

Water supply secured at Escondida

BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto have approved investments of US$1.97 billion and US$1.03 billion, respectively,...

Equipment

03 SEPTEMBER 2013
Automatic clean-up at Bingham Canyon

Automatic clean-up at Bingham Canyon

Automation and control solutions developer RCT has reported on its role in the clear-up at Rio Tinto...

Equipment

03 SEPTEMBER 2013