Put people at the centre of change

Put people at the centre of change

Open conversations with employees affected by technological change seen as vital.

Technology / innovation

12 NOVEMBER 2019
BMA ushers in autonomous vehicles at Goonyella Riverside

BMA ushers in autonomous vehicles at Goonyella Riverside

More than 40,000 hours of training will be delivered including general awareness.

Fleet

12 NOVEMBER 2019
Christmas comes early for BMA tyros

Christmas comes early for BMA tyros

Apprentices to start induction and training at Moranbah in early 2020.

Investment

08 NOVEMBER 2019
Wash plant maintenance takes toll on BHP production

Wash plant maintenance takes toll on BHP production

Goonyella was BMA's biggest producer for the September quarter with 1.48Mt.

Design / Build

18 OCTOBER 2019
Poitrel trials wireless blast technology

Poitrel trials wireless blast technology

There were significant safety and efficiency improvements to be made by using the Webgen technology....

Development

17 OCTOBER 2019
Downer clinches $200M Goonyella contract

Downer clinches $200M Goonyella contract

The contract has provisions for it to be extended for up to a further three years.

Development

02 OCTOBER 2019
Synthetic couplings scoops Qld safety innovation award

Synthetic couplings scoops Qld safety innovation award

The team worked with independent testers to verify and strength test the shackles.

Sustainability

02 SEPTEMBER 2019
Palmer flies the BMA diversity flag

Palmer flies the BMA diversity flag

More inclusive and diverse teams outperformed in a number of safety measures.

Sustainability

26 JUNE 2019
BHP coal shines in indigenous awards

BHP coal shines in indigenous awards

The Indigenous Advocacy Award was given to Dee Clarke from BHP's Maintenance Centre of Excellence.

Sustainability

29 MAY 2019
BHP Australia IROCs invaluable in Chile launch

BHP Australia IROCs invaluable in Chile launch

Mining major talks up benefits of remote operating centres.

Investment

24 MAY 2019
FWC orders BHP employee be reinstated

FWC orders BHP employee be reinstated

FWC said Macklin's conduct didn't warrant dismissal and BHP managers had made a series of errors.

Sustainability

09 JANUARY 2019
Calls for BMA safety review after Saraji fatality

Calls for BMA safety review after Saraji fatality

The mining union is calling for a "reset" across all BMA Queensland coal mines after the death.

Sustainability

08 JANUARY 2019