Tag - BHP

Sir Arvi Parbo

Mining legend dies at the age of 93

One of the mining industry’s biggest contributors died on May 1. Sir Arvi Parbo, who helped found the nation’s aluminium and nickel industry, passed away at the age of 93. Parbo devoted...

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Virus outbreak confirmed at metal mines

A severe infection has been diagnosed several times at two mines owned by a multinational resources giant. Six cases of scarlet fever have been reported at BHP’s South Flank Iron Ore Mine and...

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Mining giant cops $985M revenue loss from cyclone

A major global resources company has confirmed damage from Tropical Cyclone Veronica will bring up to $985 million in lost revenue. BHP predicts the category three system, which hit the area between...

Monadelphous graduates staff

Another contract awarded for part of $5B Metal Project

An engineering company has won a second tender for part of a metal project worth more than $5 billion. Monadelphous Group recently secured another construction contract at BHP’s South Flank Iron Ore...

Cyclone Trevor Weipa courtesy of Queensland Police

Miners brace for cyclonic double whammy

Mining giants on both the East and West coasts of the nation are preparing for the worst as cyclones threatens Far North Queensland and Western Australia’s Pilbara region. Rio Tinto has...

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