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Winu excitement builds at Rio Tinto

Rio Tinto CEO J-S Jacques and chairman Simon Thompson are clearly excited about the potential of the company’s Winu copper discovery in the Paterson Province of Western Australia.

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L-R: Rio CEO J-S Jacques, chairman Simon Thompson and CFO Jakob Stausholm

After months of speculation, Rio confirmed in February it had hit encouraging copper and gold mineralisation at the remote project in Western Australia's Paterson Province.