BHP riding high on Pilbara

BHP riding high on Pilbara

Total iron ore production was up 6% to 128Mt.

Mystery of the deep blue sea

Mystery of the deep blue sea

Unlocking deep sea deposits could be an important part of meeting future demand for metals.

Exploration

20 JANUARY 2021
Downer exits underground

Downer exits underground

Transitioning its $660 million Carrapateena contract to Byrnecut.

Development

20 JANUARY 2021
Search on for red metal

Search on for red metal

The partnership will help BHP discover new high-quality copper deposits.

Exploration

19 JANUARY 2021
Iron outcome for Rio Tinto

Iron outcome for Rio Tinto

Rebuilding relationships with Traditional Owners holds the key to some of the miner's future plans.

Sustainability

19 JANUARY 2021
EPA to look at West Musgrave

EPA to look at West Musgrave

The open pits will be mined by conventional methods.

Development

14 JANUARY 2021
Bridgestone shipping truck tyres straight to Port Hedland

Bridgestone shipping truck tyres straight to Port Hedland

Expected to reduce transit time by 24 days.

Logistics

12 JANUARY 2021
African copper mine turns to Australian bearings

African copper mine turns to Australian bearings

Bearings designed to be used in high stress applications.

Comminution

12 JANUARY 2021
Thalanga on song

Thalanga on song

Thalanga has a 650,000 tonne per annum mill that produces copper, lead and zinc concentrates.

Logistics

12 JANUARY 2021
Jervois to jump

Jervois to jump

KGL chairman Denis Wood said the landmark approval provided an essential clearance for Jervois.

Development

08 JANUARY 2021
Record shipment for Sandfire

Record shipment for Sandfire

The largest ever single shipment from DeGrussa left the Port of Geraldton bound for Europe.

Operational Excellence

23 DECEMBER 2020
Gas plume closes Mt Isa plant

Gas plume closes Mt Isa plant

The visible gas release on the morning of December 15 lasted for about 20 minutes.

Maintenance

23 DECEMBER 2020