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Operation Outback

Clinton Luckett hails from an area of Australia where Indigenous culture still thrives. His role as Operations Supervisor at Kalari brings together his heritage and professional skills. Clinton talked to Swire News recently about his career, and how Kalari enables him to give back to the community:

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Kalari and HSE merge

Swire flag

John Swire & Sons Pty, Kalari and HSE Mining’s parent company, today announced the merger of the two companies, effective immediately.

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Diversity and inclusion

We believe in the strong, diverse and inclusive culture of our team.

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Safety Best Practice

At the 2016 Kalari Safety Summit, 11 groups from around the country presented their Safety Best Practices, ranging from training, to equipment, to systems.

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Kalari recognised for continuous improvement to safety

Kalari is committed to providing a safe and incident free workplace. We are continually working to eliminate hazards and recognise fatigue as being an important area of focus. We believe it is the responsibility of the team as a whole to be able to recognise the signs of fatigue and take action in order to avoid injury.

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Port Augusta workshop upgrade

Following the successful mobilisation of the BHP Olympic Dam project, upgrades to the new Port Augusta depot are well underway.

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Driving productivity at Ceduna

The Ceduna operation has taken delivery of three new Twin-Steer prime movers for the haulage of heavy mineral concentrate on the 550-kilometre round trip from the Iluka resources JA mine to the Port of Thevenard. The prime movers replace conventional single steer axle prime movers, hauling in triple road train configuration.

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Seeing Machines

Kalari is rolling out Seeing Machines, real-time driver fatigue, distraction and accident prevention technology, to around 150 of its vehicles.

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A trial of LoadSMART technology was carried out at our Iluka Ceduna contract and has now been approved for roll out to 10 vehicles.

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Kalari expanding into Olympic Dam

Olympic Dam fleet

Kalari was recently awarded an important project with BHP Billiton (BHPB), involving haulage of key commodities to BHPB’s Olympic Dam site, located 560 kilometres north of Adelaide, South Australia. The company will commence haulage of a variety of bulk products to Olympic Dam, and return with copper to BHPB’s packing facility in Adelaide in ...

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