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
Cape Hardy to go green

Cape Hardy to go green

As part of a second export stage green ammonia production will be ramped up to 2400 tonnes per day.

Sustainability

12 JANUARY 2021
Roy Hill revision

Roy Hill revision

Roy Hill also wants to develop permanent surface water structures.

Natural resources

12 JANUARY 2021
Side loader to truck C4 ore

Side loader to truck C4 ore

Contract to pump up to $65 million a year into local economy.

Transport

11 JANUARY 2021
Rio reaffirms PKKP apology

Rio reaffirms PKKP apology

The PKKP hope new CEO Jakob Stausholm helps progress discussions.

Sustainability

07 JANUARY 2021
Fleetwood to make tracks to Ti Tree

Fleetwood to make tracks to Ti Tree

Fleetwood secures $30 million contract with Rio Tinto.

Simulation / Optimisation

22 DECEMBER 2020
Haul done at C4

Haul done at C4

Mining kicked off two weeks ago at the deposit, part of GWR's West Wiluna project.

Transport

22 DECEMBER 2020
First crush the deepest for C4

First crush the deepest for C4

C4 has estimated reserves of 21.6 million tonnes at 60.7% iron.

Comminution

20 DECEMBER 2020
More than 24,000 workers needed

More than 24,000 workers needed

Add in construction jobs and the potential demand grows to about 50,000.

Investment

18 DECEMBER 2020
Surprise over Rio Tinto appointment

Surprise over Rio Tinto appointment

An external, Australian appointment had been hoped for.

Development

18 DECEMBER 2020
Roy Hill rig to go around again

Roy Hill rig to go around again

Pentium is expected to utilise the drill rig and associated ancillary equipment already on site.

Exploration

17 DECEMBER 2020
Rio CFO now CEO

Rio CFO now CEO

Appoints insider as replacement for Jean-Sebastien Jacques.

Sustainability

17 DECEMBER 2020