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Caterpillar to supply autonomous machinery to Rio Tinto

Caterpillar has signed an agreement to supply Rio Tinto with mining machinery, including autonomous trucks and blast drills, to improve operational safety and performance at the company’s Koodaider...... [continue reading]

Metso awarded major contract at Kemerton lithium plant

Metso has won a contract to supply pyro-processing and comminution equipment to Albemarle Corp’s Kemerton lithium plant near Bunbury, Western Australia.Metso will supply calciner and acid ro...... [continue reading]

Fortescue awards $35m worth of contracts to Pilbara businesses

Fortescue Metals Group has awarded a major component overhaul and replacement services contract to three contractors based in Port Hedland in Western Australia.Force Equipment, Wes...... [continue reading]

BHP awards Monadelphous two contracts worth $212m at South Flank project

BHP has awarded a second construction contract at the South Flank iron ore project in the Pilbara, Western Australia to Monadelphous.The $104 million contract includes structural, mechanical...... [continue reading]

Tropicana underground expansion receives approval

The Tropicana joint venture has cemented the Western Australian gold mine’s future by approving the Boston Shaker underground development.JV partners AngloGold Ashanti and Independence Group...... [continue reading]

Westgold to sell Higginsville gold operation to Canada's RNC

RNC Minerals has agreed to purchase Westgold Resources’ Higginsville gold operation near Norseman, Western Australia, for $50 million.Canada-based RNC plans to consolidate Higginsville and t...... [continue reading]