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Rio's Ivan Vella on new-gen mining and shearing camels

Rio's Ivan Vella on new-gen mining and shearing camels

Shearing a camel is actually an apt analogy for introducing mining technology, Ivan Vella believes.

Innovation

23 JULY 2019
Rio Tinto, Caterpillar join forces at $2.6B iron ore mine

Rio Tinto, Caterpillar join forces at $2.6B iron ore mine

Major's first "intelligent" mine progresses with partnership

Investment

07 MAY 2019
Lifting iron ore output an option for Rio

Lifting iron ore output an option for Rio

"But we're not about to do anything stupid"

Bulks

28 FEBRUARY 2019
Rio approves Koodaideri development

Rio approves Koodaideri development

Construction will start in 2019 with first production expected in late 2021

Bulks

29 NOVEMBER 2018
Rio approves Koodaideri funding

Rio approves Koodaideri funding

Rio Tinto approves US$146 million of funding for early works at the Koodaideri iron ore project

Bulks

01 AUGUST 2018
More major iron ore tonnes to come

More major iron ore tonnes to come

BHP, Rio pushing ahead with multi-billion dollar plans despite falling prices

Australia

14 JUNE 2017