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CASE STUDY

Transporting Iron Ore

Key

Results

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Journey speed increased by 6%

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28000 tonnes transported

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1500 km distance with 240 cars

Client

Overview

£100m+

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Turnover

250-499

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Management

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Project Lead

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Installation Time

N/A

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Business Problem

Rio Tinto is the world’s second-largest mining corporation.

The company operates around 36 countries and produces minerals like iron ore, copper, diamond, gold, and uranium. It operates about 200 locomotives that travel more than 1700 km at Pil-bara, Western Australia to four port terminals from 16 ore mines.

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Rio Tinto mines and transports iron ore

Rio Tinto mines and transports iron ore

Sources: https://www.riotinto.com/en/news/stories/how-did-worlds-biggest-robot

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