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BHP Brings More Robot Trucks to Pilbara
Mining
Thursday April 24 2014

BHP Brings More Robot Trucks to Pilbara

Mining giant BHP Billiton has flagged plans to expand the fleet of driverless vehicles servicing its iron ore operations in the Pilbara.

Mining Giants Raise Iron Ore Output
Mining
Wednesday April 16 2014

Mining Giants Raise Iron Ore Output

The giant mining concerns at the core of the Australian resources sector have posted further gains to their iron ore production levels.

Offloading of BHP Assets Commences with Sale to Cassini
Mining
Friday April 4 2014

Offloading of BHP Assets Commences with Sale to Cassini

BHP Billiton has begun the divestment of its non-core assets with the sale of nickel and copper properties to Perth mining junior Cassini.

BHP Upbeat on Iron Ore Despite Dive in Spot Prices
Mining
Wednesday March 12 2014

BHP Upbeat on Iron Ore Despite Dive in Spot Prices

BHP Billiton has reaffirmed its optimism about the prospects for iron ore in the immediate wake of a record decline in spot prices which has weighed...

BHP Abandons Contractors for In-house Operation
Mining
Wednesday February 26 2014

BHP Abandons Contractors for In-house Operation

Mining giant BHP Billiton has opted to further the trend of running its mines directly in lieu of outsourcing their management to external contractors.

BHP Flags Further Cuts to Spending in 2014
Mining
Monday December 16 2013

BHP Flags Further Cuts to Spending in 2014

The head of the world's biggest mining company has announced that the company plans to further reduce capital expenditures.

Mining Executive Aims To Change BHP’s Direction
Mining
Wednesday November 20 2013

Mining Executive Aims To Change BHP’s Direction

Mining executive-turned board nominee Ian Dunlop will tell BHP Billiton's shareholders this week that the company is headed for oblivion unless it acts on climate change.

BHP Struck Secret Deal to Bar Rivals from Port Hedland
Mining
Wednesday November 13 2013

BHP Struck Secret Deal to Bar Rivals from Port Hedland

BHP Billiton reportedly struck a secret deal with the Western Australian government in the middle of last decade, which serves to effectively bar many of the...

BHP Raises Forecast for Full Year Iron Ore Output
Mining
Tuesday October 22 2013

BHP Raises Forecast for Full Year Iron Ore Output

BHP Billiton has raised its full year production guidance for iron ore following a robust rise in output for the September quarter.