Locals win in Robe River expansion

THE Robe River Joint Venture has awarded A$250 million worth of contracts to support the expansion of its West Angelas iron ore mine in Western Australia’s Pilbara region, facilitating mining of the C and D deposits.

Maintenance and engineering contractor Monadelphous has expanded its relationship with Rio Tinto with the award of a $100 million-plus contract for the supply and installation of structural,