Technological change across mining accelerating, Rio innovation chief says

LEAVING historic intransigence to transformative technology and cultural adjustment behind is helping miners speed up the pace of technological change.

Technological change across mining accelerating, Rio innovation chief says Technological change across mining accelerating, Rio innovation chief says Technological change across mining accelerating, Rio innovation chief says Technological change across mining accelerating, Rio innovation chief says Technological change across mining accelerating, Rio innovation chief says

The ‘world’s largest and longest robots’ are carting ore from Rio Tinto’s 16 Pilbara mines, to four port terminals, over 1700km of rail track, 20% faster than a manned train.

Rio Tinto group head of growth and innovation Stephen McIntosh told the more than 400 delegates attending the inaugural Future of Mining Sydney 2018 conference that if miners did not disrupt their