Rio Tinto responds

Rio Tinto responds

Business resilience teams in place to help keep Rio Tinto sites running.

Logistics

30 MARCH 2020
Pitt praise in face of coronavirus

Pitt praise in face of coronavirus

Lauds miners and oil and gas players for staying the course on projects.

Sustainability

27 MARCH 2020
More miners suspend operations

More miners suspend operations

COVID-19 concerns cause more miners to call a halt to their operations.

Sustainability

26 MARCH 2020
Jameson Cells head to New Britannia

Jameson Cells head to New Britannia

Canadian operation needed to reduce footprint and optimise recoveries and concentrate grades.

Plant

25 MARCH 2020
Mount Garnet, Surveyor put on care and maintenance

Mount Garnet, Surveyor put on care and maintenance

Community COVID-19 concerns blamed for the care and maintenance move.

Sustainability

24 MARCH 2020
BHP to hire 1500

BHP to hire 1500

Hiring 1500 on six-month contracts. Suggestion the number of jobs on offer may rise.

Sustainability

20 MARCH 2020
NRW for airport fix

NRW for airport fix

NRW to refurbish and upgrade BHP's airport at Olympic Dam.

Logistics

18 MARCH 2020
A new lode of skills

A new lode of skills

Crowd sourced competition has unearthed fresh sources of talent for the mining industry.

Investment

17 MARCH 2020
Carrapateena gets cracking

Carrapateena gets cracking

Processing plant hits nameplate throughput rate.

Plant

04 MARCH 2020
Sulphur Springs gets assessed

Sulphur Springs gets assessed

EPA assessment conclusion seen as a key milestone.

Development

03 MARCH 2020
Swick looks to the next generation

Swick looks to the next generation

Drilling company considering splitting its business into Mineral Technologies and drilling.

Fleet

25 FEBRUARY 2020
Barminco heads north

Barminco heads north

Barminco scores 3-year deal at Savannah.

Development

21 FEBRUARY 2020