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
Resources contracts start slow in FY20

Resources contracts start slow in FY20

Volume of work has been disappointing, analyst says.

Development

06 NOVEMBER 2019
Pilbara production up for Rio Tinto

Pilbara production up for Rio Tinto

Increased focus on waste movement and pit development paying off.

Operational Excellence

16 OCTOBER 2019
Introducing mining technology like shearing camels

Introducing mining technology like shearing camels

Shearing a camel is actually an apt analogy for introducing mining technology, Ivan Vella believes.

Innovation

22 JULY 2019
Rio Tinto iron costing more

Rio Tinto iron costing more

Cost driven up by production problems at Pilbara operations.

Development

16 JULY 2019
Austrak lands Koodaideri contract

Austrak lands Koodaideri contract

Win comes just months after company bought by German company Vossloh.

Transport

02 JULY 2019
NRW hoses down BGC buy speculation

NRW hoses down BGC buy speculation

Hosing down speculation it is negotiating to buy BGC Contracting for $600 million.

Investment

22 MAY 2019
NRW working on the Koodaideri rail road

NRW working on the Koodaideri rail road

Adds to the plant site earthworks contract it has already won.

Transport

17 MAY 2019
Rio Tinto picks Caterpillar for Koodaideri

Rio Tinto picks Caterpillar for Koodaideri

First predominantly Caterpillar haulage fleet for a Rio Tinto iron ore mine.

FLSmidth, Acciona-Clough land Koodaideri work

FLSmidth, Acciona-Clough land Koodaideri work

Contracts cover rail work and mineral processing equipment.

Development

03 MAY 2019
Fire, fury cuts Rio Tinto's iron output

Fire, fury cuts Rio Tinto's iron output

Storm impacts expected to still be felt in the next quarter.

Development

16 APRIL 2019
Worley Parsons gets Koodaideri EPCM

Worley Parsons gets Koodaideri EPCM

Koodaideri expected to be Rio Tinto's most advanced operation.

Development

15 APRIL 2019