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Corporate entry Mount Newman Mining Co Pty Ltd (c. 1987 - 1992)

From
c. 1987
Newman, Western Australia, Australia
To
1992
Functions
Metallurgy, Mineralogy or mining and Rail Industry
Location
Newman, Western Australia

Summary

Mount Newman Mining Co. Pty Ltd mined iron ore in Western Australia until 1992 when the company was bought out by BHP Billiton Group. The company also made major contributions to iron ore railway operations. They do-developed the technique of asymmetrical rail profile grinding which ensured better wheel and rail interface. It became an accepted practice throughout much of the world.

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Ailie Smith