Pilbara Tag

[caption id="attachment_21080" align="alignleft" width="550"] Credit: Rio Tinto[/caption] Rio Tinto (LSE:RIO) (ASX:RIO) has taken a huge step in implementing a driverless train network in its Pilbara iron ore operations. The diversified mining giant completed its first long haul autonomous train journey, controlled by operatives hundreds of kilometres away,...

Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) announced the official opening of its $338 million Silvergrass iron ore mine at its operations in Western Australia’s Pilbara. The project is the Australian mining giant’s 16th mine in the Pilbara and will produce low-phosphorous ore crucial to Rio’s premium Pilbara Blend product,...

Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO) is set to commence the second production phase at its 16th iron ore mine in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Construction at the Silvergrass project has been ramped up since the turn of the year, with the US$338 million development creating around...