BHP chasing Copper Mark

BHP chasing Copper Mark

Trying to show customers its commitment to sustainable development.

Sustainability

02 NOVEMBER 2020
Coarse rejection at Olympic Dam

Coarse rejection at Olympic Dam

Research consortium brought in to examine the deployment of pre-concentration techniques.

Operational Excellence

30 OCTOBER 2020
Alliance bringing in the big Fokkers

Alliance bringing in the big Fokkers

Jets expected to reduce costs for both Olympic Dam and Alliance.

Transport

22 OCTOBER 2020
Olympic Dam expansion shelved again

Olympic Dam expansion shelved again

Better understanding of ore variability drove decision.

Development

20 OCTOBER 2020
Sodexo makes food pledge

Sodexo makes food pledge

Part of Sodexo's efforts towards corporate sustainability.

Logistics

16 OCTOBER 2020
Adbri keeps Olympic Dam links

Adbri keeps Olympic Dam links

Stretches Adbri's involvement with BHP to 20 years.

Chemicals / Reagents

10 SEPTEMBER 2020
Swick lands drilling, Orexplore wins

Swick lands drilling, Orexplore wins

One of the drilling contract wins to be one of its largest projects yet.

Fleet

14 AUGUST 2020
Olympic Dam expansion guidelines released

Olympic Dam expansion guidelines released

Gives BHP targeted approach to its assessment activities for its proposed expansion.

Development

22 MAY 2020
BHP's seahorse

BHP's seahorse

David Upton on BHP's foray into the Albany-Fraser area.

Olympic Dam underground drone trial pays dividends

Olympic Dam underground drone trial pays dividends

Drone and LiDAR system brought improvements in scan data quality.

Technology / innovation

15 JANUARY 2020
Miners getting wider EV choice

Miners getting wider EV choice

Three companies developing light electric vehicles for the mining market.

Fleet

29 OCTOBER 2019
BHP iron ore output down for the quarter

BHP iron ore output down for the quarter

Maintenance cuts production for the quarter but provides solid future foundation.

Maintenance

17 OCTOBER 2019