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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 - With Barrick Gold’s hostile takeover bid for Newmont Mining and the scrutiny of both companies’ assets in Nevada, Gold Standard Ventures‘ Railroad project in the state is “increasingly an attractive potential target,” mining analysts at Macquarie Research claim in a recent research note.

Mining News Pro - Rio Tinto says it has successfully deployed AutoHaul™, establishing the world’s largest robot and first automated heavy-haul, long distance rail network. Since completing the first loaded run in July, Rio Tinto has steadily increased the number of autonomous journeys across its world-class iron ore operations in Western Australia in a controlled and safe manner, with over 1 million kilometres now travelled autonomously.

Mining News Pro - South Africa`s Transnet hopes to re-open on Saturday one of two closed coal export lines linking mines to the Richards Bay export terminal after it was closed following a train derailment, the State-run freight company said on Friday.

Mining News Pro - CEO of Zob Ahan Isfahan Co. said in an interview about the capability of Iran to produce railroad tracks.

Mining News Pro - An empty Mineral Resources train has derailed on its way back to Koolyanobbing in Western Australia following its maiden journey last week

Mining News Pro - Australia’s iron-ore industry was hit with a second train derailment in a week when 30 empty ore wagons ran off the tracks in the southern part of Western Australia on Sunday.

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 - The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has confirmed that a BHP-operated iron ore train was deliberately derailed after taking off on its own during a maintenance check stop by its driver

Mining News Pro - The train, which consisted of 268 wagons and four locomotives, was traveling about 420km from the BHP Newman mining complex to Port Hedland during the early morning hours of November 5.

Mining News Pro - The Indian Railways has raised its tariffs for bulk commodities such as coal, iron ore and steel by 8.75%. This is expected to raise costs for power producers and steel and its user industries.

Mining News Pro - The railway company is ready to deliver 40,000 tons of rails, and if the Esfahan Steel Company produces this volume of rails, it will be contracted for delivery.

Mining News Pro - The Anglo American Kumba iron ore production for Q3 CY`18 decreased 9% on quarterly basis to 10.5 MnT as against 11.6 MnT in last quarter.

Mining News Pro - The massive production of ingots required by the UIC60 rails until the end of November

Mining News Pro - Abbas Khatibi Soltari Deputy Minister of Construction and Development of Railways, Ports and Airports of the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development, along with representatives of Khatam-ol-Anbia`s construction site and a group of managers and experts of the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development while visiting the production line of molten rail Esfahan steel company met with the managing director and other officials of the company, Mansur Yazdizadeh.

Mining News Pro - Esfahan Steel, one of the largest producer of finished long steel of Iran has successfully produced the first 1,000 MT of UIC60 rails which is used in high speed rails. It is to be noted that in the month of Jul’18 ESCO has already produced U33 rails as part of ESCO`s commitment to produce 40,000 tons of tracks.

Mining News Pro - At the meeting of the Eastern Railway Administrative Council, with the presence of the Deputy Railways Minister, the means of transporting part of the mines of Afghanistan by the Iranian Railways were examined.

Mining News Pro - The managing director of Esfahan Steel Company announced the possibility of producing steel rails in Esfahan Steel Company and said: Steel company has entered the phase of steel production required for rails.

Mining News Pro - Managing Director of Metil Steel Holdings announced plans to extend the transportation of Mobarakeh Steel and Combined Steel products.

Mining News Pro - The guaranteeing methods for attracting the Chabahar-Sarakhs railroad investor are the transfer of part of the eastern non-productive mines to the investor, along with the activation of the mining capacity of the East, the owner of the line can also benefit from the extraction of minerals.

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