Mining to fund WA future

Mining to fund WA future

Initiative provides government-backed platform to fund infrastructure and social projects

Sustainability

22 NOVEMBER 2022
BHP turns to 'flat pack' ore cars

BHP turns to 'flat pack' ore cars

Deal to construct 140 ore cars in Perth over the next four years

Transport

19 OCTOBER 2022
WAIO to go

WAIO to go

Improved productivity, debottlenecking and technology helping WAIO get to 300Mtpa and beyond.

Operational Excellence

04 OCTOBER 2022
Robots rising at South Flank

Robots rising at South Flank

All 41 Komatsu 930Es at South Flank to be converted to autonomous operation by September 2023.

Technology / innovation

19 AUGUST 2022
Rail Academy 60

Rail Academy 60

Academy designed to "ease the squeeze".

Transport

15 JUNE 2022
Two world firsts at Port Hedland

Two world firsts at Port Hedland

BHP bringing in automated shiploaders and wind fences.

Sustainability

02 JUNE 2022
WA COVID contact rules released

WA COVID contact rules released

Clears up some confusion around how close contacts will be treated.

Sustainability

28 JANUARY 2022
BHP to trial battery trains

BHP to trial battery trains

Putting battery-electric locomotives from two different suppliers to the test.

Transport

17 JANUARY 2022
  South Flank goes autonomous

South Flank goes autonomous

Komatsu trucks converted by June.

Supply chain management

13 JANUARY 2022
Rio, BHP, FMG in safer workplaces collaboration

Rio, BHP, FMG in safer workplaces collaboration

Creating industry-first education programs to stamp out sexual harassment, bullying and racism.

Investment

25 OCTOBER 2021
Making work safer

Making work safer

Register of miners dismissed for misconduct not ruled out.

Sustainability

25 OCTOBER 2021
South Flank opens

South Flank opens

To become part of a 145Mtpa iron ore hub.

Development

07 OCTOBER 2021