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Redcliff cement plant recruits 100 workers
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 17:37:00 GMT
The new cement firm has brought a refreshing feel to the deathly silence and faltering industrial face of Redcliff since the collapse of Zisco Steel in 2008. On average Zimbabwe consumes about 1,14 million tonnes of cement per year and producers have to ...

Grand Mercure announces its first hot spring resort in Sichuan
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 18:15:00 GMT
Following our successful partnership with Kunming Iron and Steel Group the resorts current manager ... Rich in natural resources, Panzhihua is renowned as the National Health City with its mild weather and ample sunshine.

New BHP chair's packed career
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:18:00 GMT
Mr MacKenzie's appointment comes as BHP struggles to emerge from a period of turmoil: the 2015 dam collapse at its Samarco joint venture iron ore project in Brazil that killed 19 people; criticism of the company's costly investments in US shale oil ...

BHP Names Ken MacKenzie as Chairman Amid Activist Challenges ...
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 19:42:00 GMT
Nasser delayed his planned departure by about a year as a result of the incident at BHP and Vale SAs Samarco joint venture that killed ... steel demand in China limits the growth outlook for iron ore, the companys top earner, and coking coal.

Severstal plans new investments
Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Severstal announced details of its 2017 capital investment program, which highlights its operational excellence and long-term competitiveness. In 2017, Severstal plans to invest approximately 43 billion roubles across the business. This investment will primarily focus on developing key areas of the companys strategy including cost control, increasing production of high-value added products and enhancing safety and customer care. Severstal Russian Steel Approximately 26 billion roubles will ...

BHP board set to select new chairman in June: sources
Wed, 31 May 2017 19:12:00 GMT
We have concerns that the majority of the board has been in charge for the financial underperformance and have not shown a track record of respecting shareholder capital compounded by the safety issues at (Brazil iron ore mine) Samarco. A burst dam at ...

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Wed, 24 May 2017 07:38:00 GMT
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 ...

China steel hits nine-week peak amid crackdown, lifts iron ore
Sun, 21 May 2017 21:57:00 GMT
MANILA Chinese steel futures jumped nearly 6 percent on Monday to their highest since March, stretching last week's gains on concerns over limited supply as Beijing keeps up a campaign to clamp down on polluting producers. Tangshan city in Hebei province ...

China pollution crackdown lifts steel inputs zinc, nickel
Sun, 21 May 2017 20:08:00 GMT
STEEL: Prices of steel and its input materials rallied, supported by worries over tighter supply as China sustains a crackdown against polluting producers. * CHINA POLLUTION: China's Tangshan city launched a campaign to improve air quality last week ...

China steel headed for 2nd best week this year amid crackdown
Thu, 18 May 2017 21:03:00 GMT
Shanghai rebar steel futures climbed to a six-week peak on Friday and were on track for their biggest weekly increase since January, supported by worries over tighter supply as China sustains a crackdown against polluting producers. Tangshan city in Hebei ...

BHP drops Billiton from its name, changes logo in new PR campaign
Sun, 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 BHP
Sun, 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 ...

BHP goes brand marketing
Sun, 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 Roots
Sun, 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 roots
Sun, 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.

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