Once completed, the mine will have an annual capacity of 43 million tonnes, underpinning output of the Pilbara Blend, Rio Tinto’s flagship iron ore product.
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The mining and construction-equipment maker also boosted its per-share profit forecast for the year.
Umpleby has been a member of the board and CEO since Jan. 1, 2017.
Following two innovation summits between ICMM members and suppliers, a governance model for collaboration has been designed.
A 40 year old legacy.
Six months into the U.S. tariffs on imported aluminum and steel, Caterpillar Inc is finding that one of the best ways it can protect profits is a cost cutting strategy that is more than two years old.
Using seven Caterpillar 793F CMD autonomous trucks, the miner was able to transport 26% more ore at Brucutu mine in just a month.
The global market for surface mining trucks is expected to grow steadily to 2020, primarily driven by the growing demand from mining companies operating across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.
The technology has gained traction and customers are asking for them.
Newmont Mining is the largest user of Cat underground vehicle automation technology in the western hemisphere.
The 797F model is Caterpillar’s largest truck and the largest mechanical-drive mining truck in the world.
The deal will add more offerings that can improve efficiency and safety to GE's customers, which include Komatsu Ltd and Rio Tinto PLC.
The new Cat® 24 Motor Grader delivers high performance construction and maintenance of mine roads to improve mining truck efficiency.
Heavy equipment maker is also contemplating the closure of its engine manufacturing plant in Illinois.
Mining giant Rio Tinto Ltd said it plans to expand its fleet of autonomous trucks operating in Australia’s Pilbara iron-ore region, part of a cost-cutting program across its operations.
The company posted major gains in the third quarter.
Caterpillar Global Mining is participating in the AusIMM Underground Operators’ Conference as an exhibitor, conference sponsor and presenter.
Companies have reached agreement for the expansion of Cat® Command for Hauling at Fortescue’s iron ore mines in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
The trucks were put to the test in a variety of applications, including cold ambient temperatures, high ambient temperatures, uphill hauls and flat hauls.
With its cutting-edge elevated sprocket design, the Cat® D10 changed the face of the dozer market.
Prototype of battery electric LHD will be sent to a Canadian mine site.
Contract is for commercial construction equipment.
Cash and shares deal aims to expand Toromont's network of heavy equipment dealers in eastern Canada.
The Canadian gold miner chose Caterpillar and Barloworld for 7 MW solar power installation at Otjikoto mine in Namibia.
This new large wheel loader joins the industry leader 988K and the recently launched 986K wheel loaders.