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.
6 Mar 2020
Fortescue Metals Group has marked International Women’s Day by helping to support women and children escaping domestic and family violence in the Pilbara.
4 Mar 2020
Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) is pleased to report that our team member at Christmas Creek who presented with symptoms that met the Department of Health’s minimum criteria for testing on 3 March 2020 had a negative test result and does not have COVID-19.
28 Feb 2020
Pilbara-based community organisations can apply for funding of up to $5,000 under the latest round of Fortescue Metals Group’s community grants program.
17 Feb 2020
Fortescue Metals Group’s (Fortescue) has announced the extension of its waste management services contract to PTK Environmental Services (PTK), an Aboriginal business owned and operated by Palyku member Tammy O’Connor, for a further five years.
12 Feb 2020
We are confident the Chinese people will rebound with the resilience they have demonstrated time and again over thousands of years and Fortescue will continue to support China throughout this hardship and beyond.
10 Feb 2020
Members of Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) leadership team have joined business and government leaders across Australia to sell copies of The Big Issue magazine.