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Mining News Pro - The world’s largest miner, BHP, has blamed a collision between two autonomous trucks at its Jimblebar iron ore mine in the Pilbara, Western Australia, on significant rainfall affecting the area over the weekend.

Mining News Pro - An emergency crew called out to manually apply handbrakes to a 268-car iron ore train in the Australian outback mistakenly put the brakes on the wrong train, according to a preliminary report into a runaway train derailment last year.

Mining News Pro - BHP has invested $US6 million ($8.47 million) in Canadian clean energy company Carbon Engineering. The company develops direct air capture (DAC) technology that helps to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in the atmosphere.

Mining News Pro - BHP Group Ltd, the world`s biggest miner, announced a raft of management changes on Thursday, in line with its "transformation agenda" led by Chief Executive Andrew Mackenzie.

Mining News Pro - Following a number of “severe convergence events” after employing the top coal caving method at the Broadmeadow coal mine in Queensland, Australia, in 2010, BHP and SCT Operations Pty have put in place a geotechnical monitoring programme to mitigate these issues during the operation of the latest longwall mine.

Mining News Pro - BHP has formed a partnership aimed at finding a sustainable way to both clean up legacy mining impacts and develop biomass to be used as feedstock for biofuels from the impacted lands and water.

Mining News Pro - World’s largest miner BHP is facing accusations by the state of Western Australia of having underpaid iron ore royalties on shipments sold via its Singapore marketing hub, stretching back over more than a decade.

Mining News Pro - BHP Group may be heading for another clash with investors as the world’s biggest miner gets closer to a decision on whether to build, sell or mothball its $20-billion potash project.

Mining News Pro - BHP Nickel West has received approval from the Western Australian Government to develop its Venus nickel sulphate deposit near Leinster in the northern Goldfields.

Mining News Pro - BHP has settled a dispute with the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) regarding taxes that were allegedly owed by the mining major over a 15-year period.

Mining News Pro - Diversified miner BHP has reached a settlement agreement with the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) on a longstanding dispute related to the company’s marketing operations in Singapore.

Mining News Pro - The "transfer pricing" dispute relates to the amount of tax BHP owed for selling its Australian commodities via its Singapore marketing business — or allegedly shifting its profits offshore. (Image courtesy of BHP.)

Mining News Pro - BHP said on Friday that driver error caused an iron-ore train to run away without its driver and a brake problem caused the company to intentionally derail the train in order to stop it, according to a preliminary investigation.

Mining News Pro - Primero Group has secured its first major contract on BHP Billiton Ltd’s South Flank iron ore project in Western Australia with the award of a sub-contract with Clough Ltd. The sub-contract is for the design, procurement, construction and commissioning (EPC) of the South Flank fuel facilities.

Mining News Pro - National Group has been a part of history in more ways than one this past month, recently handing over five of the world’s second largest mining trucks to BHP, and the last of these to be the final T 282 C to come down under to Australia with Liebherr now producing a slightly different model in the T 284.

Mining News Pro - National Group has rented five Liebherr T 282 C ultra-class trucks to BHP at the Peak Downs coal mine in the Bowen Basin, northern Queensland.

Mining News Pro - Diversified major BHP has called for open communication as global trade tensions intensify.

Mining News Pro - Mining major BHP has acquired two exploration licences in the offshore Orphan basin, in eastern Canada.

Mining News Pro - BHP chief executive officer Andrew Mackenzie says the company will continue to invest in its rail structure in light of Monday’s derailment of an iron ore train in the Pilbara, Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - BHP has won the bids to acquire a full ownership and operatorship of exploration licences for two oil blocks in the offshore Orphan Basin in Eastern Canada.

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