Australia leads the mining world in productivity

Australia leads the mining world in productivity

But miners overall 25% less productive than in 2004, says McKinsey

Events Coverage

05 MARCH 2020
Miners worried about rising costs

Miners worried about rising costs

Miners are broadly optimistic on the growth outlook, but there are still concerns

Leadership

25 MARCH 2019
BHP backing stronger tailings dam management

BHP backing stronger tailings dam management

BHP CEO calls for the establishment of a global body to oversee the management of tailings dams

Leadership

20 FEBRUARY 2019
How to be 100% more effective at work

How to be 100% more effective at work

Strictly Boardroom suggests that it can prove useful to teach old dogs some new tricks

Strictly Boardroom

04 JUNE 2018
FMG targets further productivity gains

FMG targets further productivity gains

Fortescue Metals Group has unveiled a range of productivity initiatives for the 2018 financial year

Leadership

27 JUNE 2017
Rio unveils $5B productivity push

Rio unveils $5B productivity push

RIO Tinto CEO J-S Jacques outlines company's "value over volume" strategy without ruling out production...

Capital markets

24 NOVEMBER 2016
The man from Uber and the rise of the machines

The man from Uber and the rise of the machines

South32's Ricus Grimbeek sees the future, and if he's accurate, tomorrow's mines will look more like...

Metal Detective

04 OCTOBER 2016
Collaboration is key for new-look BHP

Collaboration is key for new-look BHP

Mike Henry is driving a culture where mine managers can ring each other to share ideas

Capital markets

09 MARCH 2016
BHP axes 290 coal jobs

BHP axes 290 coal jobs

BHP will cut 290 jobs from its Mt Arthur coal mine in New South Wales

Leadership

09 MARCH 2016
BHP's productivity heroes

BHP's productivity heroes

BHP Billiton's staff are the stars of its productivity boost

Supply Side

04 NOVEMBER 2015
Margin squeeze sparks reality bite in mining

Margin squeeze sparks reality bite in mining

IN THE past 12 months there has been debate about whether the mining boom has ended, as margins for miners...

Forum

10 NOVEMBER 2014
Mackenzie hammers home productivity message

Mackenzie hammers home productivity message

BHP Billiton CEO Andrew Mackenzie says the company's productivity agenda has the potential to create...

Events Coverage

10 DECEMBER 2013