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Iron Ore - Rio Tinto

Rio Tinto Iron Ore. Today, we produce five iron ore products in Western Australia – including the Pilbara Blend, the world’s most recognised brand of iron ore – used in steelworks as sinter plant feed or direct blast furnace feed. Pilbara Blend – Fines and Lump.

Rio Tinto’s Koodaideri iron ore project supporting local ...

Development of Rio Tinto’s Koodaideri iron ore mine in Western Australia is supporting local Pilbara Aboriginal businesses with more than A$60 million of work awarded in recent months. The most significant package of work awarded to date has been secured by White Springs who will supply more than 600,000 tonnes of ballast for the rail line for the Koodaideri mine.

Rio Tinto Approves $749 Million Investment in Pilbara Iron ...

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rio Tinto has approved a $749 million (A$1 billion) investment in its existing Greater Tom Price operations (100% owned) to help sustain the production capacity of its world-class iron ore business in the Pilbara of Western Australia.

Iron ore wars: the fall of Vale and the rise of Rio Tinto ...

24-4-2020· As of its financial reports for the final quarter of 2019, Rio Tinto was on track to produce the first iron ore at its new Koodaideri mine, a massive $2.6bn investment which will use many of the intelligent and automated processes trialled in AutoHaul to deliver an initial 43 million tonnes of iron ore a year, which could later be nearly doubled to 70 million tonnes.

Rio Tinto approves investment to sustain Pilbara iron ore ...

Rio Tinto, together with joint venture partners Mitsui and Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal, have approved an investment of $1.55 billion (Rio Tinto's 53 per cent share $820 million) to sustain production capacity at two projects which form part of the Robe River Joint Venture in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

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On the eve of National Reconciliation Week, May 26 2020, it was revealed that Rio Tinto had blasted two caves at Juukan Gorge near Tom Price in the Pilbara region of Western Australia two days prior (Sunday May 24) to expand its iron ore mine. These caves were known to be a site of continual occupation for 46,000 years and sacred to the local Puutu Kunti Kurrama people.

Iron Ore Mines In WA | Port Hedland & Pilbara Iron Ore ...

Fortescue Metals Group’s (FMG) Eliwana, Rio Tinto’s Koodaideri, and BHP’s South Flank iron ore projects are set to add 50 million tonnes, 43 million tonnes, and 80 million tonnes respectively to WA’s annual iron ore exports. Iron is the world’s most commonly used metal, with iron ore a …

Rio redrafts Team Simandou - afr.com

Rio Tinto has reconstituted its Simandou development team in the wake of the government of Guinea’s successful tender of the two northern blocks of the world’s richest undeveloped iron ore ...

Iron Ore Company of Canada - Rio Tinto

3-7-2020· The Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) is a leading Canadian producer of iron ore concentrate and iron ore pellets that serves customers worldwide. Discover more about the IOC today with Rio Tinto.

Baosteel, Rio Tinto ink yuan-based iron ore deal ...

Baosteel, Rio Tinto ink yuan-based iron ore deal By WANG YING in Shanghai | China Daily | Updated: 2020-05-13 08:53 Employees work on the production line of Baoshan Iron and Steel Co Ltd in Shanghai.

Rio Tinto approves investment to sustain Pilbara iron ore ...

Rio Tinto, together with joint venture partners Mitsui and Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal, have approved an investment of $1.55 billion (Rio Tinto's 53 per cent share $820 million) to sustain production capacity at two projects which form part of the Robe River Joint Venture in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

Rio Tinto boosts Amrun bauxite output as iron ore dips ...

In the Pilbara, Western Australia, Rio Tinto shipped 86.8 million tonnes of iron ore during the December 2019 quarter, giving it 327.4 million tonnes for the year.

Iron ore wars: the fall of Vale and the rise of Rio Tinto ...

As of its financial reports for the final quarter of 2019, Rio Tinto was on track to produce the first iron ore at its new Koodaideri mine, a massive $2.6bn investment which will use many of the intelligent and automated processes trialled in AutoHaul to deliver an initial 43 million tonnes of iron ore a year, which could later be nearly doubled to 70 million tonnes.

Rio chief flags Pilbara iron ore capacity call

Rio Tinto chief executive Jean-Sebastien Jacques says the mining giant will make a decision this year on whether it will add additional capacity to its Pilbara iron ore operations in response to ...

Petition · Hold Rio Tinto to account · Change.org

On the eve of National Reconciliation Week, May 26 2020, it was revealed that Rio Tinto had blasted two caves at Juukan Gorge near Tom Price in the Pilbara region of Western Australia two days prior (Sunday May 24) to expand its iron ore mine. These caves were known to be a site of continual occupation for 46,000 years and sacred to the local Puutu Kunti Kurrama people.

Rio Tinto to power Koodaideri with solar - Australian Mining

The $2.6 billion project will yield a production capacity of 43 million tonnes of iron ore annually. Rio Tinto most recently contracted Scott Technology to build an automated mine laboratory for ...

Iron ore prices soar amid Brazil’s worsening COVID-19 ...

Brazil's worsening COVID-19 crisis and the reduced shipment of iron ore from the South American country have led to a surge in global iron ore prices on the back of resilient demand from China.

Rio Spending $4 Billion on Iron Ore Pipeline Amid China ...

27-11-2019· Rio Tinto Group lifted its spending on new iron ore projects in Australia to more than $4 billion with the approval of a replacement mine at a key hub, providing a further sign of the industry’s ...

Global iron ore production to grow 0.9% annually until ...

Global iron ore production will grow modestly from 2,850mnt in 2019 to 3,119mnt by 2028, representing average annual growth of 0.9% during 2019- 2028, which is a significant slowdown from an ...

Iron ore mining in Western Australia - Wikipedia

The bulk of iron ore production in Western Australia comes from the Pilbara region of the state. A number of mines however are also located in the Mid West and Kimberley regions as well as in the Wheatbelt.. The big two producers, Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton accounted for 90 percent of all iron ore production in the state in 2008-09, with the third-biggest producer being the Fortescue Metals Group.

Rio Tinto boosts Amrun bauxite output as iron ore dips ...

In the Pilbara, Western Australia, Rio Tinto shipped 86.8 million tonnes of iron ore during the December 2019 quarter, giving it 327.4 million tonnes for the year.

Rio Tinto launches probe after destroying ancient ...

19-6-2020· Mining giant Rio Tinto launched a high-level review of its operations in Western Australia on Friday after the company blew up a 46,000-year-old Aboriginal heritage site to expand an iron ore mine.

Rio Tinto: Miner apologizes for blowing up 46,000-year …

1-6-2020· Mining giant Rio Tinto has apologized after blowing up a 46,000-year-old sacred indigenous site with dynamite to expand an Australian iron ore mine.

NRW wins second Koodaideri iron ore contract from Rio …

Throughout the construction period, Rio expects to employ over 2,000 people with 600 permanent roles created once the mine is operational. Rio Tinto Iron Ore Chief Executive, Chris Salisbury, has previously said that the company wants to make Koodaideri the “most technology-enabled and innovative mine in our Pilbara iron ore network”.

It's Whiplash Wednesday for Iron Ore as Rio Follows Vale ...

19-6-2019· Rio Tinto cut its full-year iron ore output ... de Janeiro-based miner signaled the return to normal operations at facilities that accounted for almost a third of the capacity that’s been ...

Rio to hit iron ore capacity target by 2009 - NewsComAu

RIO Tinto expects capacity at its iron ore operations in the Pilbara region to reach 220 million tonnes a year by early 2009. Alex Wilson. October 2, 2009 6:31pm.

Rio Tinto ramps up iron ore capacity to 360m tonnes ...

Rio Tinto iron ore boss Chris Salisbury says the nations biggest iron ore miner is making its vast network of mines, rail and ports able to quickly turn production on and off as it ramps up to ...

Rio Spending $4 Billion on Iron Ore Pipeline Amid China ...

27-11-2019· Rio Tinto Group lifted its spending on new iron ore projects in Australia to more than $4 billion with the approval of a replacement mine at a key hub, providing a further sign of the industry’s ...

Global iron ore production to grow 0.9% annually until ...

Global iron ore production will grow modestly from 2,850mnt in 2019 to 3,119mnt by 2028, representing average annual growth of 0.9% during 2019- 2028, which is a significant slowdown from an ...

Fortescue backs Chinese demand amid iron ore slide

Australia's two biggest iron ore miners, Rio Tinto and BHP, ended the day trading slightly lower, down 0.11 per cent and 0.75 per cent respectively. License this article Mining