Tag: ore

Rio Tinto digs deeper for next big discovery 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ten-year long gradiometer build close to complete.
 
Roy Hill mine to begin fleet system rollout 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Buys first 34 ruggedised computers.
 
Rio Tinto uses IT to unlock iron ore capacity 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
Nameplate growth confirms technology is paying off.
 
Port Hedland port upgrades comms system 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 29, 2012 | Comment Now 
Handles bulk iron ore exports.
 
Rio Tinto eyes computers to probe rock contents 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
Future mineral recovery method a question of scale.
 
Fortescue Metals eyes tech boost on Firetail deposit 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 25, 2012 | Comment Now 
Inks $1.5bn deal with Leighton Contractors.
 
Roy Hill advances design of automated mine 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 13, 2012 | Comment Now 
Ramps up specification of in-pit systems.
 
Rio Tinto spends $442m to automate trains 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 20, 2012 | Comment Now 
Covers part of Pilbara rail network.
 
Wrongfully accused awarded $31k over child pr0n 
By Nicole Kobie | Apr 5, 2011 | Comment Now 
Police investigation caught innocent in its net.
 
Metro Power Company buys micro data centre 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 5, 2010 | Comment Now 
Hosts energy management system trialled by BHP Iron Ore.
 
BHP extends public broadband from own purse 
By Ry Crozier | Dec 10, 2009 | Comment Now 
Hopes to strike fibre capacity sharing agreement.
 
E-waste worth more than gold  
May 22, 2007 | Comment Now 
Every ton of discarded electronic equipment contains 17 times more gold than gold ore and 40 times more copper than copper ore.
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