Ex-Vale CEO facing dam disaster homicide charge

Ex-Vale CEO facing dam disaster homicide charge

Fabio Schvartsman among the mining executives charged.

Worker demand rising

Worker demand rising

Engineers, drill and blast operators, heavy diesel fitters and dump truck operators in demand.

Sustainability

21 JANUARY 2020
BHP iron ore production up

BHP iron ore production up

Iron ore production up 2% and a stronger second half expected.

Operational Excellence

21 JANUARY 2020
More time for West Pilbara

More time for West Pilbara

API Management asks for more time to get project started.

Sustainability

20 JANUARY 2020
Back to the bat cave

Back to the bat cave

Cave-dwelling bat gets a boost from an iron ore miner.

Mining Monthly Awards

20 JANUARY 2020
Rio Tinto iron ore production down

Rio Tinto iron ore production down

Production down 3% on 2018 due to operational challenges and weather.

Development

17 JANUARY 2020
FMG's Shanghai move

FMG's Shanghai move

Shanghai office to build on FMG's presence in China.

Investment

15 JANUARY 2020
South Flank ore handling plant taking shape

South Flank ore handling plant taking shape

Milestone hit on South Flank ore plant construction.

Design / Build

14 JANUARY 2020
Keeping maintenance on track

Keeping maintenance on track

Track maintenance vehicle helping Roy Hill improve reliability of its rail system.

Mining Monthly Awards

13 JANUARY 2020
Mondium wins Western Turner syncline work

Mondium wins Western Turner syncline work

Mondium JV picks up big work order with Rio Tinto.

Development

13 JANUARY 2020
Spy fears send miner packing

Spy fears send miner packing

Chinese miner calls time on mine in military zone after security concerns.

Sustainability

10 JANUARY 2020
Port Hedland pumping

Port Hedland pumping

Iron ore exports through the port up 3% year on year.

Transport

10 JANUARY 2020