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BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pilbara Expansion

BHP Billiton Iron Ore has been operating in the Pilbara for over 50 years and has a wealth of environmental and social data. Having articulated its future development plans, it is well placed to consider opportunities for environmental management of its proposed operations at a regional scale, as well as individual projects.get price

BHP on O re Pilbara Expansion

PILBARA EXPANSION STRATEGIC ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT TIERED ASSETS AND SPECIES 2 This document is uncontrolled when printed. Date printed: 11 March 2016 1. INTRODUCTION BHP Billiton Iron Ore’s landholdings in the central Pilbara will support a long-term sustainable presence in the region into the future.get price

BHP to destroy at least 40 Aboriginal sites, up to 15,000

Jun 10, 2020 Iron ore is stockpiled for export at Port Hedland in Western Australia. BHP Billiton is on the cusp of destroying 86 Aboriginal sites in the central Pilbara to expand its South Flank iron oreget price

BHP Pilbara Strategic Assessment

BHP Jimblebar Optimisation Project Validation Notice 1 1 Introduction 1.1 Background BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd (BHP) currently operates iron ore mines and associated rail and port infrastructure within the Pilbara region of Western Australia (WA). Current mining operations include:get price

BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pilbara Strategic Assessment

BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd (BHP Billiton Iron Ore) has been operating in the Pilbara for over 50 years and proposes to continue developing mines and infrastructure within and around its existing Pilbara operations over the long term. The proposed future activities include development of greenfield mines and infrastructure and expansionget price

BHP Billiton set to expand Pilbara iron ore operations

BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie says iron ore prices are unlikely to climb back above US100 a tonne but the company is readying to spend an extra US3.25 billion 3.5bn to bring moreget price

BHP Billiton Completes Iron Ore Products and Capacity

BHP Billiton today marked the completion of its Products and Capacity Expansion (PACE) project with an official opening ceremony in Port Hedland by Minister for Planning and Infrastructure the Hon. Alannah MacTiernan and BHP Billiton’s President Western Australian Iron Ore and Boordarie Ironget price

Strategic assessment of BHP Billiton iron ore expansion

BackgroundWhy Was A Strategic Assessment undertaken?What Will Be ProtectedWhat Are Some of The Environmental OutcomesAgreementPublic Consultation ProcessEndorsementFurther InformationOn 18 September 2012, the Australian Government and BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd agreed to undertake a strategic assessment in accordance with Section 146(1) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act). The strategic assessment covers an area in the Pilbara region of Western Australia and assessed the cumulative impacts of their future iron ore mines on matters protected under the EPBCAct. This is the first strategic assessment the Department has undertaken wit

BHP Billiton outlines its Pilbara iron ore expansion plans

IN early 2008, Rio Tinto, facing an increasingly hostile takeover bid from BHP Billiton, chartered a helicopter to fly journalists over BHPs capacity-constrained Port Hedland iron ore harbour.get price

Western Australia Iron Ore BHP

Integrated iron ore mines, rail and port operations in the Pilbara region of Western Australia Explore our global locations Western Australia Iron Ore (WAIO) is an integrated system of four processing hubs and five mines connected by more than 1,000 kilometres of rail infrastructure and port facilities in the Pilbara region of northern Westernget price

Strategic assessment of BHP Billiton iron ore expansion

Background. On 18 September 2012, the Australian Government and BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd agreed to undertake a strategic assessment in accordance with Section 146(1) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act). The strategic assessment covers an area in the Pilbara region of Western Australia and assessed the cumulative impacts of their future iron oreget price

BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pilbara Strategic Proposal EPA

Jul 11, 2019 BHP Billiton Iron Ore has prepared a Strategic Proposal of its future operations in the Pilbara for the next 50 to 100 years. The Strategic Proposal will facilitate a more holistic and longer term view of mining activities in the Pilbara region by identifying and assessing how impacts to the environment at a landscape scale will be managed.get price

BHP Billiton set to expand Pilbara iron ore operations

BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie says iron ore prices are unlikely to climb back above US100 a tonne but the company is readying to spend an extra US3.25 billion 3.5bn to bring moreget price

BHP Billiton jobs secured $3 billion Pilbara mine

BHP Billiton have been planning for increased iron ore output in the WA Pilbara for some time. The Jimblebar iron ore mine is the latest BHP Billiton mine to undergo a massive expansion phase. BHP Billiton had previously delayed the opening of the mine due to bad weather in the Pilbara, however five months later, the mine was officially opened.get price

South Flank Iron Ore Project, Pilbara NS Energy

South Flank iron ore project is located in the central Pilbara region of Western Australia, approximately 100km north-west of Newman. The project is owned and being developed by BHP Iron Ore Jimblebar, a jointly held company of BHP Billiton (85%), Itochu (8%) and Mitsui (7%).get price

Western Australia Iron Ore Growth Programme Fluor EPCM

The Fluor-led joint venture was engaged by BHPBIO to assist in the execution of its iron ore expansion projects to increase mining, processing, rail transportation, stockpiling and ship loading capabilities across BHP Billiton's Pilbara iron ore assets. The joint venture was also responsible for conducting feasibility studies for BHPBIO'sget price

Jobs still up for grabs as BHP opens its biggest Pilbara camp

Aug 16, 2019 One of the Pilbara’s biggest mining camps was officially opened on Friday, marking the next milestone in BHP’s US$3.6 billion South Flank iron ore project. The camp, an expansion of anget price

BHP BILLITON IRON ORE RAPID GROWTH PROJECT EXPANSION

An expansion of capacity at the Pilbara Iron ore operations from 100 million tonnes per annum to 110 Mtpa by late 2004. Includes additional rail and port capacity. The project will be completed on the back of infrastructure and equipment installed as part of Area C and Pace (Nelson Point) projects.get price

BHP approves Pilbara expansion Australian Mining

Jan 29, 2010 BHP Billiton has announced the approval for a US$1.93 billion expansion of its Western Australia Iron Ore business. This capital is part of the miner’s Growth Project 6 get price

BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pilbara Strategic Assessment

BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd (BHP Billiton Iron Ore) has been operating in the Pilbara for over 50 years and proposes to continue developing mines and infrastructure within and around its existing Pilbara operations over the long term. The proposed future activities include development of greenfield mines and infrastructure and expansionget price

WA Jobs $300M BHP Port Hedland Expansion iMINCO

WA jobs in the bustling coastal iron ore hotspot of Port Hedland look to be on the rise. BHP Billiton has finally released a statement announcing a new $300 million port expansion project. This has been a long term goal for the miner to become a major force in the Pilbara iron ore business.get price

BHP approves Pilbara iron ore expansion Business News

BHP Billiton will go ahead with its iron ore expansion works, today approving its $US4.8 billion ($A7.5 billion) Growth Project 5 for its Pilbara operations.get price

Bhp billiton iron ore Jobs in All Australia SEEK

Find your ideal job at SEEK with 34 bhp billiton iron ore jobs found in All Australia. View all our bhp billiton iron ore vacancies now with new jobs added daily!get price

IRON ORE: BHP finds $2.9B for South Flank project

Jun 18, 2018 AUSTRALIA Last week the board of BHP Billiton approved an expenditure of US$2.9 billion for the South Flank iron ore project in the Central Pilbara region of Western Australia. BHP’s contribution reflects 85% of the project cost, which totals US$3.4 billion. The South Flank project includes the Grand Central, Vista Oriental and Highway deposits.get price

BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pilbara Strategic Proposal EPA

Jul 11, 2019 BHP Billiton Iron Ore has prepared a Strategic Proposal of its future operations in the Pilbara for the next 50 to 100 years. The Strategic Proposal will facilitate a more holistic and longer term view of mining activities in the Pilbara region by identifying and assessing how impacts to the environment at a landscape scale will be managed.get price

BHP to destroy at least 40 Aboriginal sites, up to 15,000

Jun 11, 2020 Iron ore is stockpiled for export at Port Hedland in Western Australia. BHP Billiton is on the cusp of destroying 86 Aboriginal sites in the central Pilbara to expand its South Flank iron oreget price

IRON ORE: BHP finds $2.9B for South Flank project

Jun 18, 2018 AUSTRALIA Last week the board of BHP Billiton approved an expenditure of US$2.9 billion for the South Flank iron ore project in the Central Pilbara region of Western Australia. BHP’s contribution reflects 85% of the project cost, which totals US$3.4 billion. The South Flank project includes the Grand Central, Vista Oriental and Highway deposits.get price

BHP's Expansion Plans for Pilbara Approved by EPA

Jul 16, 2019 BHP Billiton’s ambitious expansion proposals for the Pilbara over the next century have been ratified by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Western Australia Government. BHP’sget price

BHP Billiton on Track to Hit Copper, Iron Ore Production

BHP Billiton is on track to hit production records in copper and iron ore this financial year. Iron ore production slipped 3% year-on-year in the September quarter to 64 million tonnes due toget price

BHP Billiton celebrates 40 years of Mt Newman iron ore in

Today, BHP Billiton Iron Ore exports more than 124 Mt/y of iron ore. Since 2002, BHP Billiton Iron Ore has approved more than $10 billion in expansion projects. The company’s investment in the business is set to continue with installed capacity of the company’s Pilbara operations expected to reach approximately 300 Mt by 2015.get price

BHP approves Pilbara expansion Australian Mining

Jan 29, 2010 BHP Billiton has announced the approval for a US$1.93 billion expansion of its Western Australia Iron Ore business. This capital is part of the miner’s Growth Project 6 (RGP6), which aimsget price

BHP approves Pilbara iron ore expansion Business News

BHP Billiton will go ahead with its iron ore expansion works, today approving its $US4.8 billion ($A7.5 billion) Growth Project 5 for its Pilbara operations.get price

BHP’s 100-year Pilbara mines plan gets green light The

The wide-ranging plan canvassed the possible construction of 13 new iron ore mines and the expansion of existing mines at Jimblebar, Mining Area C, Yandi and Newman. Yesterday’s tick of approval was played down by industry observers, who pointed out that it did not mean BHP could bypass future approvals processes.get price

Fortescue Metals Group Wikipedia

Fortescue Metals Group Ltd (Often referred to as FMG) is an Australian iron ore company. Fortescue is the fourth largest iron ore producer in the world after BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, and Vale. The company has holdings of more than 87,000 km 2 in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, making it the largest tenement holder in the state, larger than both BHP Billiton and get price

Iron ore mammoth evolves slowly in Pilbara

Iron ore mammoth evolves slowly in Pilbara. RIO Tinto and BHP Billiton are moving slowly and quietly towards the ambitious merger of their West Australian iron ore get price

BHP Billiton seeks OK for iron-ore expansion plan

Jul 11, 2012 MELBOURNE--BHP Billiton Ltd. BHP, -0.24% has taken a step toward securing environmental approval for the expansion of its iron ore mining operations in Australia's remote Pilbara get price

BHP Billiton Cuts 100 Jobs at Western Australia Iron Ore

14:31: BHP Cuts Jobs in Perth. By Stephen Bell. PERTH, Australia– BHP Billiton Ltd. has cut about 100 jobs at the Perth headquarters of its iron-ore division in Western Australia state, a person familiar with the matter said Wednesday, in the latest move by a major mining company to rein in costs as commodity prices stay low.get price

BHP Billiton Adds to Australian Iron Ore and Met Coal

BHP Billiton’s partners in its Pilbara iron ore operations are Itochu Minerals & Energy of Australia Pty Ltd., Mitsui-Itochu Iron Pty Ltd. and Mitsui Iron Ore Corp. Jimblebar is owned 100% by BHP Billiton. In Queensland, three projects will add 4.9 million mt/y of metallurgical coal capacity, 100% basis.get price