Mining Area C Southern Flank Troglofauna BHP Billiton Iron Ore 1 1. INTRODUCTION 1.1. Overview of Operation BHP Billiton Iron Ore Pty Ltd BHP Billiton Iron Ore proposes to develop and operate a new satellite iron ore deposit located immediately south of the existing Mining Area C Mine at Southern Flank which will become part of the ...
BHP Billiton Iron Ore Mining Area C Mine Closure Plan Page ii Document Amendment Record Version Change Effected Date of Change 1.0 Mining Area C Closure Plan submission supersedes Mining Area C Decommissioning and Final Rehabilitation Plan, 2004 July, 2014 2.0 Mining Area C Closure Plan revised to align with the activities described and
May 20, 2021 Together with the existing Mining Area C, it forms the largest operating iron ore hub in the world producing 145 million tonnes of iron ore each year. BHP President Minerals Australia, Edgar Basto, said South Flank is Australias largest new iron ore
May 20, 2021 According to BHP, South Flank alongside the existing Mining Area C with a combined production of 145 million tonnes of iron ore each year will create the largest operating iron ore hub in the world. The project involved the expansion of the existing infrastructure at Mining Area C.
Aug 18, 2020 Mining Area C MAC is a large, open-cut iron ore mining operation located approximately 348 kilometres by rail from Port Hedland, Western Australia. BHP Billiton has an 85 interest in MAC, with foundation partners Itochu and Mitsui, owning 8 and 7 respectively. MAC is now operating close to its 62 Mtpa capacity and is one of the lowest cost ...
South Flank is an 80 Mtpa sustaining mine that, together with the existing Mining Area C, will form the largest operating iron ore hub in the world. South Flank is Australias largest new ...
Jan 20, 2021 Iron ore production for the third 2021 quarter is expected to be impacted by planned Ore Handling Plant maintenance across the mines and continued Mining Area C
Apr 21, 2021 Production in the March 2021 quarter is expected to be impacted by planned ore handling plant maintenance across the mines and continued Mining Area
Jan 14, 2020 The project will expand BHPs Mining Area C operation located 8km to its north and replace production from the 80Mtpa Yandi mine, which is nearing the end of its mine life. South Flank will be a conventional open-cut mining operation involving drilling, blasting and hauling.
Oct 20, 2020 BHP said, however, that December quarter iron ore production will be affected by work linking its Mining Area C and South Flank projects in Western Australia. Its full-year forecast of 276 ...
Jul 20, 2021 For the year ended Jun 30, 2021, BHPs total iron ore production improved 2 year over year to a record 253.5 Mt, within the companys provided guidance of 245 Mt to 255 Mt. WAIO production was up 1 to a record 252 Mt reflecting record production at Jimblebar and Mining Area C, which included first ore from South Flank in May 2021.
Oct 31, 2019 BHPs development of South Flank includes the expansion of existing infrastructure at the Mining Area C hub, which is forecast to produce close to
BHPs US3.6 billion South Flank is a greenfield mine and brownfield processing centre created adjacent to and within the Mining Area C operation. Located approximately 130km north-west of Newman, South Flank together with Mining Area C will become one of the largest iron ore hubs in the world, within reach of several billion tonnes of high ...
Jul 22, 2015 As a result, WAIO production for the 2016 financial year is forecast to increase to approximately 270 Mt as a result of improved processing efficiency at Mining Area C
Mining Area C has two major mining areas, North Flank and South Flank which as a combined mining hub is expected by BHP to operate for over 30 years. North Flank has been in production since 2003 and produced 60 million wmt in 2019. South Flank is currently in development, with first production targeted to occur in 2021.
Oct 08, 2021 The South Frank mine and the existing Mining Area C will form the largest operating iron ore hub in the world, producing 145 million mt of iron ore each year. The mine started iron ore production in May this year, as SteelOrbis previously reported.
May 20, 2021 The South Flank project expands BHPs Mining Area C MAC operation located 8km to its north. Together with MAC operation, the South Flank mine will form the largest operating iron ore hub in the world, BHP said. The hub is estimated to have a 145Mtpa capacity of iron ore production.
May 20, 2021 BHP Delivers First Production From South Flank. On May 20, BHP achieved first ore at its US3.6 billion South Flank mine in the central Pilbara, Western Australia. With the existing Mining Area C, it will be the largest iron hub in the world, producing 145 million metric tons mt of iron ore per year, according to BHP.
Jul 20, 2021 The Pilbara monster produced 284Mt of iron ore at its Pilbara mines on a 100 basis 251.6Mt if only BHPs share is taken into account, up 1 on 2020. It has set guidance of 278-288Mt for 2022 after hitting record production rates at Jimblebar and Mining Area C which included the new 80Mtpa South Flank development.
Aug 16, 2019 BHP has said the new mine, which will replace Yandi and tie in with Mining Area C operations, will increase its average iron ore grade from 61
Dec 04, 2020 The main royalty stream for Deterra Resources is from BHPs ASXBHP Mining Area C in the Pilbara region of WA. The mining zone includes BHPs South Flank mine which starts production in 2021 at a rate of 80 million tonnes per year. Deterras focus is broad and it
Jan 09, 2020 Iluka Resources to see an increase in annual iron ore production within its Mining Area C royalty with BHP due to the development of the South Flank project in
Aug 09, 2017 The South Flank project, which will leverage and expand the existing Mining Area C hub, is BHPs preferred option to replace production from the 80 Mtpa 100 per cent basis Yandi mine when it ...
The Mining Area C is located approximately 90 km northwest of the Newman Township in the Pilbara region of Western Australia Figure 1.1. The South Flank ore body is positioned approximately 8 km south of BHP Mining Area C Figure 1.1. 1.3.2. Tenement Details
Scheduled to commence production in 2021, the South Flank project will expand BHPs Mining Area C operation located 8km to its north and replace production from the 80 million tonnes per annum Mtpa Yandi mine, which is nearing the end of its mine life. The capital investment on the project excluding initial funding is estimated to be 3.4bn.
Jul 19, 2021 BHP notched record output at its Jimblebar mine and Mining Area C in ... metallurgical coal output fell by 1 and energy coal production fell by
Dec 06, 2016 The ore produced at Mining Area C is also of high quality with a product grade of 61, low silica and alumina content 6.5, and a high proportion 38 of premium priced lump in the product mix.3. Mining Area C Reserves amp Resources BHP Billiton no longer report reserves and resources by mining hub.
Aug 18, 2021 The company, which relies on royalties from BHPs Mining Area C in Western Australia for almost all its revenue, has returned total dividends of 13.97 a share since the November demerger.
The 3.6 billion South Flank project, around 8 km south of BHPs existing Mining Area C operation, will replace production from BHPs Yandi mine, which is nearing the end of its life. The investment into the new mine site will ensure the continued production of high-quality iron ore for more than 25 years, according to BHP.
Jul 20, 2021 BHP saw an increase in iron ore production of 9 compared to the previous quarter this year, and a 2 increase year-on-year. BHP said that the higher production came from Mining Area C, which included the first iron ore production at South Flank.
Jul 20, 2021 BHP Group BHP released production details for the year ended Jun 30, 2021 and provided guidance for fiscal 2022.Total iron ore production rose 2
suppliers. It will enhance the average quality of BHPs Western Australia Iron Ore WAIO production and will allow us to benefit from price premiums for higher-quality lump and fines products. The South Flank project expands the existing infrastructure at Mining Area C, and
May 20, 2021 Together with the existing Mining Area C, it will form the largest operating iron ore hub in the world producing 145 million tonnes of iron ore each year. BHP President Minerals Australia, Edgar Basto, said South Flank is Australias largest new iron ore mine in over 50 years and has been delivered safely on time and on budget.
BHP currently operates an iron ore mine at Mining Area C, under environmental licence L785120026. BHP is seeking to develop and operate a satellite ore body at South Flank by submission of works approval to Construct Category 5, 80 million tonnes per annum Mtpa processing facility, two 40Mtpa primary crushing stations and conveyors
production. Iron ore Mt 128.4 6 62.4 6 Lower volumes at WAIO reflects planned Mining Area C and South Flank major tie-in activity, weather impacts and a temporary power disruption at Yarnima. Samarco re-commenced iron ore pellet production in December 2020.