Babylon pumped for Alcoa

Babylon pumped for Alcoa

Babylon gets 3 year extension with Alcoa.

Logistics

10 NOVEMBER 2021
Portland pot line restart

Portland pot line restart

The JV will restart 35,000Mtpa of curtailed capacity at the smelter, with work to start immediately....

Plant

08 NOVEMBER 2021
Bosch, GMG working together on battery plant

Bosch, GMG working together on battery plant

Plant expected to be built in Australia.

Design / Build

26 OCTOBER 2021
Bringing Rio back

Bringing Rio back

Miner decarbonising and aiming to reclaim the mantle as world's best miner.

Investment

21 OCTOBER 2021
Megatrends to shakeup world order in mining

Megatrends to shakeup world order in mining

Unstable geopolitical landscape equates to volatile commodity markets, warn analysts.

Investment

13 SEPTEMBER 2021
Hydrogen pilot for Yarwun

Hydrogen pilot for Yarwun

The end goal is for hydrogen exports from Gladstone by 2030.

Design / Build

24 AUGUST 2021
Rio looks to hydrogen to replace gas in aluminium

Rio looks to hydrogen to replace gas in aluminium

Receives cash from ARENA for feasibility study.

Sustainability

16 JUNE 2021
Lime deal struck

Lime deal struck

Looking to develop zero-emissions lime.

Chemicals / Reagents

30 MARCH 2021
Price cut keeps Rio in NZ

Price cut keeps Rio in NZ

Negotiations are focused on cutting the high transmission costs the smelter pays to Transpower.

Power / Remote power

14 JANUARY 2021
Dr Cooksey, ABx presumes

Dr Cooksey, ABx presumes

Dr Cooksey's position with Alcore has been made permanent.

Surprise over Rio Tinto appointment

Surprise over Rio Tinto appointment

An external, Australian appointment had been hoped for.

Development

18 DECEMBER 2020
Green aluminium revolution rising

Green aluminium revolution rising

Green aluminium is produced through new thermal disengagement technology.

Operational Excellence

12 NOVEMBER 2020