BHP Billiton continues funding for ironmaking research
BHP Billiton has provided generous funding of $6m over 5 years for continuation of the research undertaken by the Centre for Ironmaking Materials Research.
This collaborative research agreement with BHPB fosters the provision of leadership, teaching, technical support and research capacity in the field of characterisation and performance of ironmaking raw materials, particularly iron ore and coke and related fields led by Prof Bob Loo and Dr Merrick Mahoney.
The Centre's research has far reaching impact on energy efficiency and productivity in the resources sector.
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