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Vale S.A. Producing iron ore and pellets, coal, and even precious metals ... that the company is being sued by Brazilian authorities over its role in the 2015 Samarco mine disaster, but with the lawsuit now suspended, and a settlement being worked out ...
Samarco sees narrowing window to resume operations this yearTue, 23 May 2017 18:56:00 GMT
Brazilian iron ore miner Samarco Minerao believes resuming operations this year will be challenging, though there remains a small possibility, Roberto de Carvalho, chief executive officer, said. The company, which halted operations in November 2015 ...
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Separately, Brazilian iron ore miner Samarco Minerao, owned by BHP and Vale, said that resuming operations this year will be challenging, though there remains a small possibility, Roberto de Carvalho, chief executive officer, told Reuters - .
Samarco chief says resumption of operations unlikely in 2017Tue, 23 May 2017 17:20:00 GMT
BHP Billitons Brazilian iron ore joint venture miner Samarco Mineracao SA believes resuming operations this year will be challenging, though there remains a small possibility, Roberto de Carvalho, chief executive officer, says. The company, which halted ...
Ops resumption unlikely in 2017: SamarcoTue, 23 May 2017 17:02:00 GMT
BHP Billiton's Brazilian iron ore joint venture miner Samarco Mineracao SA believes resuming operations this year will be challenging, though there remains a small possibility, Roberto de Carvalho, chief executive officer, says. The company, which halted ...
Brazil miner Samarco says resuming operations this year challengingTue, 23 May 2017 15:26:00 GMT
RIO DE JANEIRO Brazilian iron ore miner Samarco Minerao SA SAMNE.UL believes resuming operations this year will be challenging, though there remains a small possibility, Roberto de Carvalho, chief executive officer, told Reuters - on Tuesday.
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Mr Hines said BHP should look to sell non-core assets like its stake in the Samarco iron ore business, its stake in the Antamina base metals mine, and its thermal coal assets in Colombia and the Hunter Valley. BHP shares closed 12 lower at $23.95.
Brazil minister calls for protection, not tariffs against U.S. ...Mon, 15 May 2017 08:08:00 GMT
Coelho also said he expected iron ore miner Samarco, a joint venture between Vale SA and BHP Billiton Ltd , to restart operations in the second half of this year. (Reporting by Luciano Costa; Editing by Bernard Orr)
BHP drops Billiton from its name, changes logo in new PR campaignSun, 14 May 2017 22:25:00 GMT
Picture: AFP The company has also experienced some PR disasters in recent years, including the Samarco incident in Brazil where a ... Australian Taxation Office for taxes owed on Australian iron ore and other minerals sold through its controversial ...
Miner BHP Billiton rebrands as BHPSun, 14 May 2017 22:11:00 GMT
BHP is among the world's top producers of major commodities including iron ore, metallurgical coal ... But he rejected suggestions it was a reaction to the Samarco tailings dam disaster in Brazil, which killed 19 people in 2015. This has been in the ...
Losing Billiton: Heres why BHP Billiton Limited is rebranding ...Sun, 14 May 2017 09:00:00 GMT
Most recently the companys image was tarnished by the incident at the Samarco dam in Brazil ... and are down 0.4% today. Iron ore and oil prices have retreated, with some forecasts suggesting there is more pain to come. As such, investors should ...
BHP goes brand marketingSun, 14 May 2017 08:42:00 GMT
BHP owns half of the father of that disaster, an iron ore pellet producer named Samarco and the hurt caused sits an indelible stain on BHP's reputation. On March 17, 2016 BHP's chief legal counsel, Geoff Healy, was elevated to chief external affairs ...
BHP Billiton Rebranding Drops 'Billiton' in Return to RootsSun, 14 May 2017 08:21:00 GMT
In recent years, the company has consolidated its portfolio of assets and sought to simplify its structure around iron ore, oil and gas ... disaster that killed 19 and wiped out villages at its Samarco venture in Brazil with Vale SA.
Its goodbye Billiton as BHP returns to rootsSun, 14 May 2017 08:18:00 GMT
Eighteen months ago was when the tailings dam at BHPs half-owned Samarco iron ore operation in Brazil burst, sending a huge wave of mining sludge into the valley below, all but wiping out the town of Bento Rodriguez and polluting the Doce river system.
China explores carbon capture and storage technologyThu, 11 May 2017 16:14:00 GMT
Participants at the conference include Baosteel, Shougang and Hebei Steel, as well as the overarching China Iron and Steel Association. Fiona Wild, vice-president for sustainability and climate change for BHP Billiton, which is investing $9.5 million to ...
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