10 Aug 2020
A new partnership between Fortescue Metals Group and Curtin University’s WA School of Mines will help shape the future of Australia’s mining workforce through a new forward-looking curriculum that meets the needs of the modern resources sector.
6 Aug 2020
Fortescue Metals Group’s Vocational Training and Employment Centre program continues to pave sustainable career pathways for Aboriginal Australians, with the most recent group of graduates commencing employment at Christmas Creek.
30 Jul 2020
Fresh from graduating from Fortescue Metals Group’s Trade Up program, Paul Clowry will step into the shoes of Chief Executive Officer Elizabeth Gaines as CEO for a Day for the release of the Company’s June 2020 quarterly production report.
20 Jul 2020
Fortescue Metals Group continues to support the work of Ronald McDonald House Charities WA, with a donation of digital tablets to ensure families can access important educational sessions for their children during the COVID-19 crisis.
14 Jul 2020
Fortescue Metals Group is proud to be rated among the best companies internationally for supporting the development of female leaders, after it was included in the 2020 Best Companies for Women to Advance List.
30 Jun 2020
Fortescue Metals Group has today officially opened the Fortescue Hive, the company’s newly expanded Integrated Operations Centre which utilises the latest technology and brings together the Company’s fully owned and integrated supply chain.
26 Jun 2020
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) is pleased to announce a joint social funding initiative with its customer POSCO, South Korea’s largest steel company, to benefit community programs in South Korea and Western Australia.
23 Jun 2020
Fortescue Metals Group celebrated an important milestone in the rollout of autonomous haulage at the Chichester Hub with the conversion of the 100th autonomous truck. The full conversion of 108 haul trucks at the Chichester Hub, which comprises the Christmas Creek and Cloudbreak mines, is expected to be completed in September 2020.
3 Jun 2020
Fortescue Metals Group continues to build on its commitment to Aboriginal procurement, with contracts at the Eliwana Mine and Rail project awarded to a 100 per cent Aboriginal-owned business.
28 May 2020
Fortescue Metals Group has celebrated an important milestone in its commitment to Aboriginal business development, with the approval of A$20 million in financial support for nine Aboriginal contractors under the Company’s guaranteed leasing facility with ANZ.
15 May 2020
Fortescue is continuing its longstanding commitment to supporting local and Aboriginal businesses, with the contract for the West Canning Basin earthworks at the Iron Bridge Magnetite Project awarded to Cundaline Resources Pty Ltd.
21 Apr 2020
Over 1,300 care packages containing essential supplies will be distributed to Aboriginal communities in the Pilbara, as part of Fortescue Metals Group’s response to the global COVID-19 pandemic.
14 Apr 2020
Fortescue Metals Group has celebrated the 900th Aboriginal person to be offered full time employment under the Company’s Vocational Training and Employment Centre program, with the latest cohort of graduates due to commence work this month.
6 Apr 2020
Fortescue Metals Group and ATCO Australia have signed an agreement to explore the deployment of hydrogen vehicle fuelling infrastructure in Western Australia.
1 Apr 2020
Fortescue Metals Group today announced it will donate A$1 million to the Royal Flying Doctor Service Western Operations (RFDS) to help boost the organisation’s frontline services during the COVID-19 outbreak.
20 Mar 2020
Fortescue Metals Group has announced an extension of its long-term sponsorship of Australia’s national men’s and women’s hockey teams, bringing the duration of the Company’s commitment to the sport to a decade.
16 Mar 2020
Fortescue Metals Group’s industry-leading diversity initiatives have been celebrated at the 2019/20 AIM WA Pinnacle Awards, which acknowledges the best in business leadership across Western Australia.
12 Mar 2020
Fortescue Metals Group is working with its contracting partners to implement Aboriginal recruitment and retention strategies, demonstrating the Company’s ongoing commitment to provide training and employment opportunities for its Aboriginal workforce.
10 Mar 2020
The expectations on corporate Australia to exhibit strong values, to act with integrity, and to deliver positive outcomes are higher than they have ever been. And rightfully so.
9 Mar 2020
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) was recognised at the 2020 Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia, Women in Resources Awards in Perth on Friday night. The awards celebrate individuals and organisations which help foster the development of women within the sector, such as through career opportunities and increased participation.