Rio offers a glimpse into the future with 'breathtaking' new mine

RIO Tinto has officially opened its new US$3.1 billion Gudai-Darri iron ore mine in the Pilbara, one week after the operation delivered first ore.

Rio offers a glimpse into the future with 'breathtaking' new mine Rio offers a glimpse into the future with 'breathtaking' new mine Rio offers a glimpse into the future with 'breathtaking' new mine Rio offers a glimpse into the future with 'breathtaking' new mine Rio offers a glimpse into the future with 'breathtaking' new mine

Rio Tinto Iron Ore chief executive Simon Trott, WA mines minister Bill Johnston and Rio Tinto chief technical officer Mark Davies with Banjima Traditional Owners from the Parker family at Gudai-Darri

About 100 guests were invited to the opening yesterday, including Banjima Traditional Owners and Western Australian mines minister Bill Johnston.