CSIRO chief joins Rio Tinto board 
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Tech experience makes her 'great fit' for miner.
 
Rio Tinto's big data play delivers promised ore 
Returns trickle in from long-term technology investment.
 
NSW agencies paying too much for telecommunications 
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Lacking contract management skills.
 
Rio Tinto grows driverless truck fleet 
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Sets new record in tonnes moved.
 
Rio Tinto uses algorithm to reclaim train capacity 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
Maximises iron ore loaded into rail cars.
 
Mining automation requires skills rethink: report 
By Charis Palmer | Jul 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
Call for user-centred design.
 
BHP Billiton opens Perth remote control centre 
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Real-time visibility across iron ore operations.
 
NSW Govt backs commuter train automation 
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Automated systems to run from new control centre.
 
Video: Rio Tinto automation unlocks more gains 
By Ry Crozier | May 29, 2013 | Comment Now 
Reveals new detail of tech-driven mining in NSW.
 
Rio Tinto scales BYOD to 4000 users 
By Ry Crozier | May 21, 2013 | Comment Now 
Green light after pilot success.
 
Video: Santos harnesses tech-heavy tunnel maker 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 17, 2013 | Comment Now 
Begins tunnel under Queensland waterway.
 
Rio Tinto prepares to deploy more driverless trucks 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Reveals scope of 'world's largest deployment'.
 
Barrick Gold brings mobile mesh network to NSW mine 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Bridges gap between production and IT.
 
BHP, Rio Tinto clash over spectrum 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 7, 2013 | Comment Now 
At odds over sharing 1800 MHz band in remote Australia.
 
Photos: Rio Tinto trials 64m-long tunnelling machine 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Latest automated equipment begins operation.
 
Photos: Rio Tinto deploys tunnel machine at Northparkes mine 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
First photos of 64m-long machine in action.
 
Australia's miners, gas operators drive towards digital radio 
 
NSW rail agencies seek IT heads 
By Liz Tay | Feb 6, 2013 | Comment Now 
Hundreds of senior manager vacancies emerge amid reform.
 
Intellect lands Rio Tinto, Sino Iron control systems deals 
 
Benchmark Awards: Calibre, Fortescue or Pacific Aluminium? 
By Brett Winterford | Jan 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
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