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Caterpillar mining chief urges, 'embrace the trough'

Demand for autonomous equipment will rise on drive for lower costs, senior executive says

Leadership

28 MAY 2015

Aboriginal contractors join forces at Fortescue

Two aboriginal contractors in the Pilbara region of Western Australia have formed an historic joint venture...

Australia

28 MARCH 2013

Ecuador: Turning a corner

The extractive industry in Ecuador has taken a turn for the better since the country's moratorium on...

Stockpile: Global worries weigh on market

Markets fell in the week as negative global economic sentiment continued to weigh on share prices. ...

Europe/Middle East

09 SEPTEMBER 2011

Resources tax forces Fortescue to put projects on hold

Fortescue Metals Group, Australia's third-largest producer of iron ore, has placed two of the company's...

Australia

19 MAY 2010

Development of Solomon mine this year

Fortescue Metals Group Ltd, Australia's third-biggest iron-ore producer, might get approval to develop...

Australia

16 APRIL 2010