Fortescue awards contracts to Aboriginal businesses

Fortescue awards contracts to Aboriginal businesses

Fortescue Metals Group has awarded two contracts to Yindjibarndi businesses

Logistics

25 JUNE 2019
Central Systems wins WA iron ore contracts

Central Systems wins WA iron ore contracts

Central Systems has won lucrative contracts in Western Australia's iron ore industry

Development

25 JUNE 2019
Rio Tinto rolls out AutoHaul

Rio Tinto rolls out AutoHaul

Rio Tinto has successfully deployed AutoHaul, its automated heavy-haul long distance rail network

Transport

19 JUNE 2019
SRG picks up deal with South32

SRG picks up deal with South32

Three-year collaboration has the option to extend to six

Gold-coated fungi may give clues to deposits

Gold-coated fungi may give clues to deposits

Australian scientists have discovered gold-coated fungi near Boddington in Western Australia

Exploration

23 MAY 2019
Caterpillar equipment and systems for Koodaideri

Caterpillar equipment and systems for Koodaideri

Rio Tinto recently signed an agreement with Caterpillar for its new Koodaideri iron ore mine

Investment

07 MAY 2019
Rio Tinto chooses FLSmidth for major new project

Rio Tinto chooses FLSmidth for major new project

Rio Tinto has chosen FLSmidth to supply key minerals handling equipment for its Koodaideri mine

The FIFO code of practice was released by the Western Australian government on April 2

WA government steps in to help FIFO workers

Industry regulatory agency published mental health code of practice

Sustainability

05 APRIL 2019
RCT Kalgoorlie commissions Sandvik i-series loader

RCT Kalgoorlie commissions Sandvik i-series loader

RCT has installed its autonomous technology on a Sandvik LH621i loader for one of its clients

Fleet

28 MARCH 2019
Fortescue to establish Future of Mobility Centre in WA

Fortescue to establish Future of Mobility Centre in WA

Fortescue Metals Group will establish of a research and development centre in Karratha

Innovation

21 MARCH 2019
Curtin University uses new tool to examine world's oldest rocks

Curtin University uses new tool to examine world's oldest rocks

Curtin researchers will develop a new fingerprinting tool capable of delving deeper into rock layers...

Exploration

20 MARCH 2019
ATSB releases first BHP derailment report

ATSB releases first BHP derailment report

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau cited operator error, brake issues for November 2018 incident...

Transport

15 MARCH 2019