Indigenous group says its trust in the system and its partners has been “broken completely” by the destruction of rock shelters in the Pilbara used by their ancestors.
Jean-Sebastien Jacques has revealed the option to blast the ancient shelters in the Pilbara provided Rio with an additional 8 million tonnes of high-grade ore worth $135 million.
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Evan Pensini fears his spectacular property could one day become just ‘a hole in the ground,’ after Rio Tinto’s ‘shameful’ destruction of Juukan Gorge shelters on the tip of his Pilbara property.
A Pilbara Indigenous group has raised concerns about what it claims is a power imbalance between it and Rio Tinto, revealing 700 heritage sites on its land have been destroyed or impacted by mining.
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Nearly 40 ABC journalists in WA's mining areas have today been told their regional allowance will be axed, slashing up to $15,000 annually from some payslips.
A fly-in, fly-out worker who failed to self-isolate and instead flew to a Pilbara mine site after arriving from Victoria has been hit with a heavy financial punishment.
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The Cape Lambert blaze was the first of a series of mishaps for Rio in the Pilbara last year which forced it to twice downgrade iron ore shipping guidance for the year.
The welders working on train two’s defective heat exchangers are hemmed in by the first and third trains at the plant.
Pilbara pastoralist, miner and chopper pilot Brent Smoothy is selling the sublease and cattle on Sylvania Station near Newman to concentrate on his multiple other businesses.
Fortescue Metals Group has posted record iron ore shipments in the final quarter of the financial year, helping it cross its full year forecast, as demand picks up in China.
Jean-Sebastien Jacques said company representatives could have attended as witnesses over the destruction of the sacred site in the Pilbara but he wanted to ‘lead from the front on this one’.
Another Aboriginal prisoner has apparently taken his own life while in jail — the third Indigenous death in WA custody in the past six weeks.
The US major has issued its most comprehensive statement to date about how it was dealing with thousands of cracks discovered on heat exchangers at the Barrow Island facility.
The mining giant also revealed this morning a new gold-dominated discovery 2km east of Winu at a prospect named Ngapakarra.
Billionaire Gina Rinehart’s Roy Hill iron ore company has struck a deal to buy the Roy Hill cattle station in the Pilbara, closing the chapter on a long-running conflict with its leaseholders.
Chevron boss Al Williams is smart, savvy and one of the world’s most influential resources executives. But the task ahead of him is akin to re-building a Death Star on the brink of exploding.
A troubled Aboriginal corporation accused of ‘squandering’ millions of dollars on travel and legal fees is selling cattle stations, properties and other assets to help repay its crippling debt.
Colourful Port Hedland Mayor Camilo Blanco is expected to be preselected by the WA Liberals to contest the seat of Pilbara — three years after he was turfed out of the Labor Party.
The 17-year-old boy accused of killing a young mother of two, whose body was found in a wheelie bin outside a Pilbara hospital, is planning to fight the charge.
After revelations a routine shutdown at Chevron’s Gorgon LNG plant exposed thousands of cracks in propane-filled heat exchangers - WA’s petroleum safety watchdog has launched an investigation.
A health practitioner inappropriately accessed the medical records of more than 1300 patients at a WA Aboriginal health clinic, including notes relating to her ex-partner and sex assault victims.
Chevron is racing to head off a safety disaster at its $US54 billion Gorgon LNG project off the Pilbara coast after finding critical parts are riddled with cracks.
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