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West Angelas Iron Ore Mine Expansion, Pilbara

Location

Pilbara, West Australia

Ownership

Rio Tinto (53%), Mitsui (33%), NSSMC (14%)

Mining Method

Open Pit

Production Started

2002

Current Production Capacity

29Mt/y

Estimated Cost of the Expansion

$642m

Production Capacity After Expansion

35Mt/y
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