13 Nov 2015
On Wednesday, 6 November a class of 12 trainees from Fortescue’s Vocational Training and Employment Centre (VTEC) for local Aboriginal people celebrated their graduation and prepared to join Fortescue’s operations workforce at Christmas Creek and Herb Elliott Port.
11 Nov 2015
Fortescue Metals Group (ASX:FMG) Chief Executive Officer Nev Power said the Annual General Meeting held in Perth today highlights the company’s achievements in sustainably driving costs down through improved efficiency, further improving competitiveness in a volatile market.
27 Oct 2015
Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX:FMG, Fortescue) will demonstrate its continued journey of achieving sustainable cost and efficiency improvements during its Annual Investor Tour, commencing with a briefing in Perth today by Chief Executive Officer Nev Power and senior company leaders.
24 Sep 2015
Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX: FMG, Fortescue) today announced its membership of the 30% Club, recognising the diversity of the Fortescue Board of Directors with three female directors out of a total of ten.
22 Sep 2015
Local community organisations involved in programs, activities and events in the Pilbara are encouraged to apply for funding of up to $3,000 through the Fortescue Community Support program.
21 Sep 2015
Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX: FMG, Fortescue) has launched an innovative apprenticeship program, known as “Trade Up” which will increase the number of qualified Aboriginal tradespeople in its workforce.
14 Sep 2015
Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX: FMG, Fortescue) has entered into a commercial agreement with Australian Aboriginal Mining Corporation Pty Ltd (AAMC) which will enable the establishment of Australia’s first Aboriginal owned and operated iron ore mine.
11 Sep 2015
Fortescue Metals Group (ASX: FMG; Fortescue) has donated an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to the South Hedland Shopping Centre for the benefit of staff and patrons of the centre and the wider Port Hedland community.
8 Sep 2015
More than 120 volunteers came together in Roebourne last month to lend a helping hand at Fortescue Metals Group’s (Fortescue) fourth annual working bee, which again concentrated on improving Roebourne District High School.
24 Aug 2015
Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX:FMG, Fortescue) has released its 2015 full year results reporting net profit after tax of US$316 million and underlying EBITDA of US$2,506 million, underpinned by consistent production at 165mtpa and sustained cost reductions.
9 Jul 2015
A collision between a Fortescue rail maintenance truck and a contractor light vehicle occurred on Fortescue’s rail access road approximately 200 kilometres south of Port Hedland yesterday afternoon.
24 Jun 2015
Fortescue Metals Group welcomes the Federal Government’s announcement today that Australia will become a founding member of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) as another positive step in furthering economic ties with China and other countries in the region.
19 Jun 2015
Fortescue Metals Group Limited (Fortescue) has marked a significant achievement for Aboriginal business development by facilitating a 50/50 joint venture agreement between Pilbara Native Title group Wirlu-murra Yindjibarndi Aboriginal Corporation (Wirlu-murra) and Global Mining Services Provider Thiess Pty Ltd (Thiess).
8 Jun 2015
Fortescue Metals Group (ASX: FMG; Fortescue) today celebrated the graduation of another class of trainees from its Vocational Training and Employment Centre (VTEC), further cementing the company’s ongoing commitment to ending Aboriginal disparity through opportunity.
2 Jun 2015
Fortescue Metals Group Limited (Fortescue) has been recognised for its achievements in Aboriginal Business Development, winning the categories Corporate Member of the Year and Supplier Diversity Advocate of the Year at Supply Nation’s Connect 2015 Supplier Diversity Awards Gala Dinner in Sydney.
28 May 2015
Fortescue Metals Group today celebrated the formal completion and official commissioning of a 270 kilometre pipeline supplying gas to its Solomon Hub mining operations, an important milestone in Fortescue’s bid to drive sustainable cost reductions throughout its business.
27 May 2015
We note with concern the media coverage today regarding Fortescue’s international operations.
21 May 2015
It appears the intense lobbying and wishes of the multinational mining giants has prevented a formal inquiry into the iron ore industry.
19 May 2015
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue), members of the Nyiyaparli aboriginal community and Archae-aus celebrated the official launch of the Kakutungutanta to Warrie Outcamp; 40,000 years in Nyiyaparli country book at a ceremonial event held at Spinifex Hill Studio in South Hedland.
19 May 2015
The chairman of Fortescue Metals Group Andrew Forrest today said that the proposed government inquiry into the iron ore export market is essential to ensure that all Australians are fully aware of why the price of iron ore collapsed.