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Ancient Australian rock arrives in London

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, English, Exploration, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Ancient Australian rock arrives in London

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Ancient Australian rock arrives in London A 2.6 billion-year-old rock has made a journey of almost 14,000 kilometres from Australia’s Pilbara region to London and will go on display at a new exhibition at the Natural History Museum (NHM), opened by HRH The Duchess of Cambridge. The […]

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Argyle diamond coin trilogy sold within a month

By   /  July 6, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, English, Exploration, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Argyle diamond coin trilogy sold within a month

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Argyle diamond coin trilogy sold within a month Rio Tinto is delighted to announce the sale of The Australian Trilogy, an AUD$1.8 million one-of-a-kind coin collection featuring a pink, purple pink and violet diamond from Rio Tinto’s Argyle Diamond Mine in the east Kimberley region of Western […]

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Rio Tinto celebrates 20-year partnership with The Graham (Polly) Farmer Foundation

By   /  July 4, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, English, Exploration, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Rio Tinto celebrates 20-year partnership with The Graham (Polly) Farmer Foundation

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Rio Tinto celebrates 20-year partnership with The Graham (Polly) Farmer Foundation Rio Tinto is proud to announce its renewed support of The Graham (Polly) Farmer Foundation (GPFF) of $4.4 million over five years. Since 1997 hundreds of Aboriginal students have participated in the educational programmes, which support […]

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Weipa electrical tradeswoman named NAIDOC Apprentice of the Year

By   /  July 4, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, Economics, English, Exploration, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Weipa electrical tradeswoman named NAIDOC Apprentice of the Year

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Weipa electrical tradeswoman named NAIDOC Apprentice of the Year A Rio Tinto Weipa electrician named ‘Apprentice of the Year’ at the 2017 National NAIDOC Awards hopes to inspire other women to consider a career in mining. Sharee Yamashita was announced winner of her category at the prestigious […]

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Work starts on Wabush 3 project

By   /  July 1, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, Commerce, English, Exploration, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Work starts on Wabush 3 project

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Work starts on Wabush 3 project Work is starting on the Iron Ore Company of Canada’s (IOC) Wabush 3 project, with people and equipment being mobilised this week. Local Labrador West company Dexter Mining has been awarded the primary earth works contract to build the new mining […]

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Rio Tinto confirms Yancoal as the preferred buyer of its thermal coal assets in Australia given high level of completion certainty and a further improved offer of $2.69 billion

By   /  June 26, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, English, Exploration, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Rio Tinto confirms Yancoal as the preferred buyer of its thermal coal assets in Australia given high level of completion certainty and a further improved offer of $2.69 billion

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Rio Tinto confirms Yancoal as the preferred buyer of its thermal coal assets in Australia given high level of completion certainty and a further improved offer of $2.69 billion The Rio Tinto board today confirmed its recommendation that shareholders vote in favour of the sale of Rio […]

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Yarwun refinery traineeships to kick-start careers of Gladstone locals

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, English, Exploration, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Yarwun refinery traineeships to kick-start careers of Gladstone locals

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Yarwun refinery traineeships to kick-start careers of Gladstone locals A trainee programme that has helped launch the careers of local workers since 2004 is again open with candidates in the Gladstone region encouraged to apply. Rio Tinto is currently recruiting for several entry-level process technician roles at […]

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Rio Tinto successfully completes $2.5 billion gross debt reduction

By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Banking and Finance, Business, English, Exploration, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Rio Tinto successfully completes $2.5 billion gross debt reduction

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Rio Tinto successfully completes $2.5 billion gross debt reduction Rio Tinto has successfully completed its bond tender and redemption exercises announced on 22 May 2017 and has reduced gross debt by a further $2.5 billion. Since the start of 2016 we have now reduced the nominal value […]

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Rio Tinto reconfirms Yancoal as the preferred buyer of its thermal coal assets in Australia

By   /  June 20, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, Commerce, English, Exploration, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Rio Tinto reconfirms Yancoal as the preferred buyer of its thermal coal assets in Australia

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Rio Tinto reconfirms Yancoal as the preferred buyer of its thermal coal assets in Australia The Rio Tinto board has reconfirmed its recommendation that shareholders vote in favour of the sale of its wholly-owned subsidiary Coal & Allied Industries Limited (“C&A”) to Yancoal Australia Limited (“Yancoal”). The […]

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Rio Tinto A$100 million contract awarded for new Amrun power station

By   /  June 20, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, Commerce, English, Exploration, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Rio Tinto A$100 million contract awarded for new Amrun power station

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Rio Tinto A$100 million contract awarded for new Amrun power station Rio Tinto has awarded a A$100 million contract to build a new 20MW power station at its world-class Amrun bauxite project in Far North Queensland. Aggreko Australia Pacific won the contract to build and operate the […]

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Community fund donation to improve Hunter Valley fire safety awareness

By   /  June 16, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, English, Exploration, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Community fund donation to improve Hunter Valley fire safety awareness

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Community fund donation to improve Hunter Valley fire safety awareness A $26,000 donation from the Rio Tinto Hunter Valley Community Development Fund (Rio Tinto CDF) is set to improve fire safety awareness for the local community. The donation of an electronic message board will assist the NSW […]

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Rio Tinto’s Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway wins grand prize awarded by the Quebec Transport Association

By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, Commerce, English, Exploration, MIL OSI, Mining, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Rio Tinto  /  Comments Off on Rio Tinto’s Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway wins grand prize awarded by the Quebec Transport Association

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Rio Tinto Headline: Rio Tinto’s Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway wins grand prize awarded by the Quebec Transport Association Rio Tinto IOC has won the grand prize in the railway transport category for its interactive database project for geotechnical risk management at Quebec’s Transport Excellence Awards gala held in […]

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