Rio Tinto chief executive J-S Jacques said “Operational performance was solid across most commodities, rounding out a strong first half performance for the Group. Our increasingly flexible Pilbara iron ore system continued to perform well. Our bauxite and copper...
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CONPLANT ACQUIRES COMPACTION AUSTRALIA We’ve expanded our fleet and increased our team with the acquisition of compaction hire specialist, Compaction Australia. Our purpose is to deliver our customers the most diverse and comprehensive range of compaction solutions across Australia. Today, our capability...
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