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MATRIX Composites & Engineering has been tasked with making a replacement for structural steel conveyer components on Rio Tinto’s overland conveyor systems at its iron ore operations in Western Australia, as part of a joint development agreement worth about $500,000.

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Pilbara landscape. Image by Rio Tinto.

Rio Tinto is looking for an advanced composites product that is lighter than steel and cheaper to transport, corrosion-free and recyclable, for its network of overhead conveyors in the Pilbara.

 

 

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