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Investigation: RO2018018 Runaway loaded ore train M02712

The BHP iron ore railway is a standard gauge track structure constructed with continuously welded 68 kg/m rail fastened with resilient clips to concrete sleepers. The sleepers are contained in crushed rock ballast. The track structure configuration enabled the operation of rolling stock with 40 t axle load.

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BHP runaway iron ore train left a twisted wreck after

Rail safety investigators have arrived at the site of a deliberate train derailment in Western Australia 39s Pilbara region, a day after a runaway train brought iron ore miner BHP 39s rail network to

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BHP runaway iron ore train derailment in WA punches big hole

BHP runaway iron ore train derailment in WA punches big hole in miner 39s productivity figures. The forced derailment of a fullyladen iron ore train has inflicted a heavy financial blow on BHP

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BHP Forced to Derail Runaway Iron Ore Train in Australia

BHP Billiton Ltd. was forced to derail a runaway train that traveled almost 60 miles without a driver across the Pilbara, a major iron ore producing area in Western Australia. The worlds top

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Mangled wreckage of BHP runaway train revealed in video

The mangled wreckage of a deliberately derailed runaway iron ore train in Western Australias Pilbara region has been revealed in video footage from the crash site. The footage shows the twisted

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BHP derails runaway iron ore train The New Daily

News State Western Australia News BHP derails runaway iron ore train. 7:11pm, Nov 5, 2018 Updated: 7:13pm, Nov 5. BHP derails runaway iron ore train.

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BHP reveals details behind cause of runaway train drama

BHPs WA iron ore asset president Edgar Basto this afternoon said initial findings showed the train came to a stop after a braking system control cable became disconnected. The train began to move after the driver had disembarked to carry out an inspection, becoming what is termed a rollaway train, he said.

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BHP runaway train disaster: ATSB report finds rail

BHPs settlement arrangement with sacked driver of runaway train. Runaway train disaster derails BHPs iron ore output. BHP cant ramp up to meet global iron ore supply gap. The mistake was only detected after the first train was well on its way and had begun its 91km, 50minute driverless journey, during which it hit a top speed of 162km/h.

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BHP crew stops wrong train in derailment incident

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau ATSB has released a detailed timeline of the events that led to the derailment of a runaway BHP iron ore train in the Pilbara last November.

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Runaway train derailed in Australia after 50 minutes BBC News

Runaway train derailed in Australia after 50 minutes Noone was injured when the train, carrying iron ore, was derailed at 05:30 local time 18:30 Sunday GMT , the ATSB said. BHP said the

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BHP derails runaway train in Pilbara Australian Mining

A BHP iron ore train has derailed in the Pilbara region of Western Australia while attempting to deliver an iron ore shipment from Newman to Port Hedland. BHP deliberately derailed the train

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BHP reveals details behind cause of runaway train drama

BHPs WA iron ore asset president Edgar Basto this afternoon said initial findings showed the train came to a stop after a braking system control cable became disconnected. The train began to move after the driver had disembarked to carry out an inspection, becoming what is termed a rollaway train, he said.

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WA runaway train: BHP derails iron ore loco

The runaway train laden with iron ore travelled 92km with no one on board before it was deliberately derailed. 9news The driver of the BHPoperated train stepped out of the locomotive early on

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BHP 39s runaway train threatens iron ore exports

BHP 39s runaway train threatens iron ore exports. BHP 39s rail operations in Western Australia 39s iron ore rich Pilbara will remain at a standstill for at least a week and possibly longer in the

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BHP crew stops wrong train in derailment incident

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau ATSB has released a detailed timeline of the events that led to the derailment of a runaway BHP iron ore train in the Pilbara last November.

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BHP train derailment: mining giant could lose 55 million a

BHPs forced derailing of a runaway, fullyladen iron ore train could end up costing the mining giant hundreds of millions of dollars in lost production revenue, repairs and replacements.

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BHP derails runaway iron ore train Page 5 / Western

BHPs WA iron ore asset president Edgar Basto this afternoon said initial findings showed the train came to a stop after a braking system control cable became disconnected. So the ECP cable separated, that would give an ECP Emergency 120 appli ion throughout the train, the front ahead of the break because it is commanded from the HEU

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BHP derails runaway iron ore train Page 1 / Western

On Sunday 4th November at 4am, a driver of a loaded Port Hedland bound Iron Ore train has got off the train to inspect a wagon, according to news reports. The train, without a driver, then ran away and travelled 92km without a driver and was derailed by having points set into a loop.

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Experts say runaway iron ore laden BHP train could end up

Investigation: RO2018018 Runaway loaded ore train M02712 at 211 km from Port Headland, Western Australia on 5 November 2018 BHP derails 268car Pilbara iron ore train which travelled 92km

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Report blames faulty brakes and human error for BHP derailment

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau ATSB has released its preliminary report into last years derailing of a runaway BHP iron ore train, which suggests that faulty brakes and a misguided maintenance crew were key contributors to the incident.

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BHP suspends Western Australia rail operations after runaway

By Melanie Burton MELBOURNE Reuters BHP Billiton said it had suspended all its iron ore rail operations in Western Australia on Monday after a train ran away at high speed for nearly 100 kilometers before being forcibly derailed. No one was injured and the train, loaded with iron ore, was traveling in a remote area. However, operations would be suspended while an investigation was underway

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Short Story The Runaway Train

become the largest opencut iron ore mine in the world, owned by BHP Billiton Mining Company. Iron ore is Australias second largest export surpassed only by coal. On November 5th, 2018 a fullyladen iron ore train left Mt. Newman station. It had 268 wagons and extended around 2.5 kms 1.5 miles .

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BHP blames driver error, brake problem for runaway train

Our initial findings show that the emergency air brake for the entire train was not engaged as required by the relevant operating procedure, BHPs Western Australia Iron Ore President

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Report blames faulty brakes and human error for BHP derailment

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau ATSB has released its preliminary report into last years derailing of a runaway BHP iron ore train, which suggests that faulty brakes and a misguided maintenance crew were key contributors to the incident.

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BHP derails runaway iron ore train Page 1 / Western

On Sunday 4th November at 4am, a driver of a loaded Port Hedland bound Iron Ore train has got off the train to inspect a wagon, according to news reports. The train, without a driver, then ran away and travelled 92km without a driver and was derailed by having points set into a loop.

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BHP Iron Ore Stockpile Shortage After Runaway Train Wreck

Image: BHP Train Crash Source: ABC News . On Monday the 3 km long BHP operated train took off early on Monday after the driver stepped off to inspect one of its 268 wagons.on BHP 39s Newman to Port Hedland line for about 50 minutes. The train was deliberately derailed by remote control at a centre more than 1500km away in Perth.

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Runaway train driver sues BHP for unfair dismissal

Runaway train driver sues BHP. On November 5, the train had stopped automatically as a result of a braking system control cable becoming disconnected. The driver then got out of the cabin to carry out an inspection when the train started moving again. BHP iron ore president Edgar Basto said: Our initial findings show that the emergency brake

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Experts say runaway iron ore laden BHP train could end up

A derailed runaway train could end up costing mining company BHP millions The 3km long ore laden train was derailed after it travelled a staggering 92km

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OT Runaway iron ore train Practical Machinist

OT Runaway iron ore train BHP had a mishap where an iron ore train runaway. The driver stopped the train and alighted to inspect a wagon after tripping an alarm from a trackside detector, and by its own accord it got underway and BHP derailed it intentionally.

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Pilbara iron ore rail line battle / News / News / Railpage

Using the Trade Practices Act, late last year Fortescue lodged declaration appli ions over Rio 39s Hamersley network and BHP Billiton 39s Goldsworthy railway. Fortescue views its appli ion as a beachhead for a raft of other junior iron ore hopefuls looking to exploit the vast riches of the Pilbara.

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Short Story The Runaway Train

become the largest opencut iron ore mine in the world, owned by BHP Billiton Mining Company. Iron ore is Australias second largest export surpassed only by coal. On November 5th, 2018 a fullyladen iron ore train left Mt. Newman station. It had 268 wagons and extended around 2.5 kms 1.5 miles .

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Iron ore rallies on news of runaway BHP train Resource

The Mount Newman railway line in Western Australia. Source: BHP Billiton Ltd. BHP Billiton Ltd. BHPNYSE BHPLFOTCPK has suspended all iron ore rail operations in Western Australia after a train carrying iron ore took off without the driver on board and travelled across the Pilbara outback before it was stopped early Monday.

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Derailment of BHP Iron Ore Train Exposes Australias Reliance

A runaway train that derailed this week after traveling 92 kilometers 57 miles without a driver, forced BHP Billiton Ltd., the thirdlargest iron ore exporter, to halt railway operations.

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BHP reveals mechanical and operational failures behind

Our initial findings show that the emergency air brake for the entire train was not engaged as required by the relevant operating procedure, said Edgar Basto, president of BHPs WA iron ore operations. Due to integration failure of the backup braking system, it was not able to deploy successfully.

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Runaway train derails BHP Australia The Wall Street Journal

The BHP train loaded with iron ore took off without its driver and traveled 57 miles, forcing remote operators to take action. EDINBURGH BHP , a multinational resources company listed in New York and the US, has been knocked by a bizarre incident in which one of its trains loaded with ore suddenly took off without a driver and sped 90km

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OT Runaway iron ore train Practical Machinist

OT Runaway iron ore train BHP had a mishap where an iron ore train runaway. The driver stopped the train and alighted to inspect a wagon after tripping an alarm from a trackside detector, and by its own accord it got underway and BHP derailed it intentionally.

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BHP maintenance crew worked on wrong train before 300m crash

It reveals that BHP ordered the drivers of three other trains to stop and move to a safe place as the runaway train hurtled towards the iron ore export hub of Port Hedland.

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BHP Billiton train derailment: Runaway carriages could cost

Runaway BHP Billiton train derailment could cost 50m in damages costs. 8:24am Nov 7, 2018. BHP 39s iron ore operations have since been suspended as a result of the derailment, but the company

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BHP faces fines over Pilbara runaway train

The outofcontrol train reached speeds of more than 110km/h well in excess of the 80km/h top speeds typically averaged by the Pilbaras giant iron ore trains before BHP operators could

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Pilbara iron ore rail line battle / News / News / Railpage

Using the Trade Practices Act, late last year Fortescue lodged declaration appli ions over Rio 39s Hamersley network and BHP Billiton 39s Goldsworthy railway. Fortescue views its appli ion as a beachhead for a raft of other junior iron ore hopefuls looking to exploit the vast riches of the Pilbara.

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BHP forced to derail runaway iron ore train Mining Journal

BHP forced to derail runaway iron ore train Investigations are underway in Western Australia after a BHP iron ore train travelled almost 100km without a driver. Commodities gt Bulks

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Runaway iron ore train prompts BHP to suspend rail ops

Runaway iron ore train prompts BHP to suspend rail ops The Australian Transport Safety Bureau ATSB has confirmed that a BHPoperated iron ore train was deliberately derailed after taking off on its own during a maintenance check stop by its driver

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BHP Billiton BHP Clears Wreckage, Restarts Iron Ore Trains

BHP Billiton Limited BHP has cleared all wreckage caused by the deliberate derailment of the runaway iron ore train last week. The company has now resumed rail operations between its Pilbara iron

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How mining company BHP remotely derailed a runaway train

Getting BHPs runaway Pilbara mining train off the rails at a safe distance from Port Hedland was a significant feat controlled by operators more than 1500 km away. On Monday, mining giant BHP used remote control from their operations centre in Perth to switch the points and force the derailment of the train, which was fully loaded with

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ABC Perth BHP 39S RUNAWAY IRON ORE TRAIN Facebook

RUNAWAY TRAIN This is the scene from yesterday 39s train derailment The train, full with iron ore, was deliberately derailed by BHP after it travelled

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Australian runaway train derailed after 57 miles CNN

BHP. A file photo of an iron ore train in Australia, similar to the one got away on November 5. CNN . A runaway train took off without its driver then rattled over 57 miles at speeds of over 62

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The Iron Ore Ghost Train A Thriller InWaiting

The iron ore runaway train started when the driver, who was the only person on the twomile long train, stopped in a siding to check what he thought was a problem with one of the wagons. A BHP

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BHP train derailment: Iron ore wreakage revealed, VIDEO

Business Footage reveals wreckage from derailed BHP iron ore train. THE aftermath of a runaway BHP Billiton iron ore train which travelled more than 90km without a driver has been revealed.

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Investigators looking into cause of failed air brakes on

Another Runaway has just occurred on the North Western Australian iron ore hauler, B.H.P. Billiton, where he lone crewman got off top investigate a problem and he consist left without him/ her These Heavy Haul lines BHP and Rio Tinto have been testing driverless trains, well now they are pulling out all stops on that one

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How BHPs rogue ore train went off the rails

How BHPs rogue ore train went off the rails. BHP had to suspend all rail operations in Western Australia after a runaway train laden with iron ore derailed. Paul Garvey. Senior Reporter

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Train Stopping: BHP Derails Runaway Locomotive From 800 Miles

Train Stopping: BHP Derails Runaway Locomotive From 800 Miles Away The train loaded with iron ore took off without its driver and traveled 57 miles, forcing remote operators to take action.

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ABC Perth BHP 39S RUNAWAY IRON ORE TRAIN Facebook

RUNAWAY TRAIN This is the scene from yesterday 39s train derailment The train, full with iron ore, was deliberately derailed by BHP after it travelled

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BHP sends runaway iron ore train off the rails after 92km

BHP has deliberately derailed a driverless runaway train that carried 268 wagons loaded with ore for 92km across the Pilbara. BHP sends runaway iron ore train off the rails after 92km trip across

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BHP derails train after 90km runaway Rail Express

The train, loaded with iron ore from BHPs Newman hub, had runaway 92 kilometres up the track from the derailment site. The trains driver had alighted to inspect an issue with an ore car near Hesta, 211 kilometres from Port Hedland. While the driver was outside the locomotive, the train began moving.

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Runaway Train Deliberately Derailed by BHP in Australia

BHP Billiton Ltd. was forced to derail a runaway train that traveled almost 60 miles without a driver across the Pilbara, a major iron ore producing area in Western Australia. The worlds top mining company halted all train operations in the region, where it produces and ships iron ore, a key steelmaking ingredient.

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BHP suspends Western Australia rail operations after runaway

MELBOURNE, Nov 5 BHP Billiton said it had suspended all its iron ore rail operations in Western Australia on Monday after a train ran away at high speed for nearly 100 kilometres before being

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BHP Blames Engineer for Runaway Ore Train Trains Magazine

BHP Blames Engineer for Runaway Ore Train Posted by Euclid on Friday, November 16, 2018 3:49 PM The latest reports give the following details:

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BHP suspends Western Australia rail operations after runaway

BHP Billiton said it had suspended all its iron ore rail operations in Western Australia on Monday after a train ran away at high speed for nearly 100km before being forcibly derailed.

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BHP crew stops wrong train in derailment incident Safe To Work

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau ATSB has released a detailed timeline of the events that led to the derailment of a runaway BHP iron ore train in the Pilbara last November. The train took off without its driver on the track to Port Hedland, travelling just over 90 kilometres in 50 minutes before being deliberately derailed at Turner

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BHP: Emergency air brake not properly engaged prior to

BHPs WA Iron Ore asset president Edgar Basto said this week the train had initially come to a stop because a braking system control cable became disconnected. Shortly after the driver disembarked to investigate the issue, the train began to move, becoming what is termed a rollaway train.

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