Rio Tinto promotes WA locals

Rio Tinto promotes WA locals

New CEO Stausholm hits the ground running in WA with new team.

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
Oxbotica raises $47M to speed mine automation

Oxbotica raises $47M to speed mine automation

New investment from groups in the UK, USA, China and Australia.

Innovation

08 JANUARY 2021
Cimic seals Thiess sale

Cimic seals Thiess sale

Cimic and Elliott will jointly control Thiess.

Logistics

07 JANUARY 2021
Rio CFO now CEO

Rio CFO now CEO

Appoints insider as replacement for Jean-Sebastien Jacques.

Sustainability

17 DECEMBER 2020
Partners in best position

Partners in best position

Position Partners to distribute sensors made by Soil Instruments.

Logistics

07 DECEMBER 2020
CIMIC selling 50% of Thiess

CIMIC selling 50% of Thiess

Deal values Thiess at $4.3 billion.

Fleet

19 OCTOBER 2020
A coal comeback?

A coal comeback?

Owen Hegarty could be helping to bring deep coal mining back to the UK.

Development

05 OCTOBER 2020
Who to replace Jacques at Rio Tinto?

Who to replace Jacques at Rio Tinto?

No obvious candidate to replace sacked Rio Tinto boss.

Development

14 SEPTEMBER 2020
BASF blitz on smart tech

BASF blitz on smart tech

BASF to invest in UK technology company IntelliSense.io.

Global tailings dam standard launched

Global tailings dam standard launched

Standard aimed at presenting another Brumadinho disaster happening ever again.

Cimic mulls Thiess sale

Cimic mulls Thiess sale

Exclusivity agreement signed with Elliott Advisors for a potential equity partnership in Thiess.

Logistics

29 JULY 2020