The agreement reinforces Rio Tinto’s partnership with Baowu, recognising the significant expertise and knowledge both parties bring to the joint venture.
Fortescue will produce 5 - 10 million t of West Pilbara fines in FY19, further enhancing the company’s range of ores available.
Scania and Rio Tinto are together trialling a new autonomous transport system at Rio Tinto’s Dampier Salt operations in Western Australia.
An Albemarle subsidiary will acquire a 50% interest in the Wedging hard rock lithium project in Western Australia.
Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has obtained a contract with SUEK for the supply of 12 mechanical cutting machines for a number of mines in Siberia.
White Moon and CVMR Corp. have entered into an agreement whereby CVMR will perform a feasibility study to substantiate the magnesite ore contained in the White Moon mine.
The two day Digitalization in Mining – Through the Rock summit, hosted by Sandvik, focused on leading-edge mining technology and the digitalisation journey that contemporary mines face.
MICROMINE has integrated its latest fleet management and mine control solution, Pitram, as well as its latest 3D mine design and exploration solution, Micromine, with IREDES.