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Samarco dam failure incident cause and casualties still ...

BHP Billiton provided an update on Sunday to the incident at the Samarco Mineração S.A., also known as Samarco, its iron ore plant in Brazil. In Nov. 5, a dam burst at the Germano mine of the aforesaid company in Minas Gerais, Brazil, caused the death of 16 people along with several casualties. Both BHP Billiton and Vale each hold 50 per cent ...


BHP updates Samarco incident - 9Finance

BHP Billiton has provides further information on the incident at the Samarco Mineraao S.A iron ore operation in Minas Gerais, Brazil on Thursday, November 5, 2015. Each of BHP Billiton and Vale ...


Update: Incident at Samarco - International Water Power

BHP Billiton and Samarco have issued updates on the incident which occurred at the Samarco Mineração iron ore operation in Minas Gerais, Brazil on 5 November 2015. The Samarco operations include a three tiered tailings dam complex. Within this the …


Update - Incident at Samarco – Company Announcement - FT.com

Update: Incident at SAMarco This update provides further information on the incident at the Samarco Mineração S.A (Samarco) iron ore operation in Minas Gerais, Brazil on Thursday, 5 November 2015. Each of BHP Billiton and Vale holds a 50 percent interest in Samarco.


BHP | Incident at Samarco

BHP Billiton's Chief Executive Officer, Andrew Mackenzie, today hosted a teleconference for investors and analysts to provide an update on the tragic incident at the Samarco iron ore operation in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Read the transcript. Listen to the update


BIL - BHP BILLITON PLC - Update - Incident at Samarco - 09 ...

Update - Incident at Samarco BHP Billiton Plc Registration number 3196209 Registered in England and Wales Share code: BIL ISIN: GB0000566504 NEWS RELEASE Release Time IMMEDIATE Date 9 November 2015 Number 25/15 UPDATE: INCIDENT AT SAMARCO This update provides further information on the incident at the Samarco Mineração S.A (Samarco) iron ore ...


BHP update on tailings failure at Samarco - International ...

As operator, Samarco is providing updates on the response and the status of operations. Further information is available at "The Samarco operations have the capacity to produce 30.5 Mt/y of iron ore pellets and to process 32 Mt/y of concentrate. In the 2015 financial year, BHP Billiton's share of production was 14.5 Mt and ...


BHP | Incident at Samarco

BHP Billiton understands that a serious incident has occurred at the Samarco Mineração S.A's iron ore operation in Minas Gerais, Brazil. BHP Billiton holds a 50% interest in that entity. Samarco Mineração S.A is the operator. BHP Billiton is concerned for the safety of employees and the local community.


BHP | Update: Incident at Samarco

This update provides further information on the incident at the Samarco Mineração S.A (Samarco) iron ore operation in Minas Gerais, Brazil on Thursday, 5 November 2015. Each of BHP Billiton and Vale holds a 50 percent interest in Samarco. The Samarco operations include a …


BHP - INCIDENT AT SAMARCO | TopStocks ASX Forum

BHP Billiton understands that a serious incident has occurred at the Samarco Minerao S.As iron ore operation in Minas Gerais, Brazil. BHP Billiton holds a 50% interest in that entity. Samarco Minera


BHP update on Samarco dam disaster | | Australian Resources

BHP has issued an update on the incident, stating that it is has offered its full support to help the immediate rescue efforts and to assist with the investigation. Samarco Mineração is a joint venture between BHP Billiton and Vale. "The Samarco operations include a three tiered tailings dam complex.