Our Responsibility

We approach Pilbara mining with a view for the future.

Western Australia’s Pilbara region is an extraordinary place, and we keep it that way. We’re proud of our standing as an ethical company, and the decisions we make at Atlas, take into consideration the value of the social and natural environment in which we operate.

WE CARE FOR OUR PEOPLE

Our first priority is to provide a safe working environment for our team because every employee and contractor has the right to arrive home safe and well. The areas of health, safety and wellbeing are of key importance for us at Atlas and maintained through robust processes and innovation.
SAFETY & WELLBEING

WE RESPECT TRADITIONAL OWNERS & HERITAGE

Atlas is proud of its relationships with Aboriginal and local stakeholders in the Pilbara region. It is our goal to provide positive cultural and environmental outcomes, and we have a number of Native Title Agreements that enable ongoing development in the Pilbara.
TRADITIONAL OWNERS & HERITAGE

WE’RE ACTIVE IN THE LOCAL COMMUNITY

In addition to working closely with Traditional Owners, Atlas supports the local community in a number of diverse areas. This includes education & young people, health, economic development, environment, arts & culture, social welfare & aid and emergency relief.
COMMUNITY CARE

WE VALUE THE ENVIRONMENT

We go above and beyond when it comes to environmental compliance. Our high standards are developed to provide transparency, honesty and innovative thinking when it comes to environmental matters. It’s this thinking that earned us an Association of Mining and Exploration Companies Environmental Award.
PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT

Latest News

January 15, 2022

How COVID-19 could ‘incapacitate’ WA FIFO camps after February 5

Miners could face the end of two years of prosperity where they remained almost untouched by COVID-19 within Premier Mark McGowan’s fortress WA when the state opens up in three weeks. Curtin University infectious disease expert Archie Clements likened WA’s isolated mining fly-in fly-out camps to islands that were “very vulnerable places during pandemics.” “They are good at keeping infection out, but if the infection gets in it tends to sweep through the entire population and incapacitate them,” he said.

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Group Executive News

January 8, 2022

Rinehart progresses Hardey iron ore

“I am particularly delighted that Hancock is joining forces with Boawu, the largest steelmaker in the world,” Hancock executive chairman Gina Rinehart said. “Whilst Hancock already has a long-standing successful partnership with POSCO through our Roy Hill mega project, and a great relationship with Chinese companies who helped us deliver the outstanding Roy project, we look forward to enjoying the same successes as we work with Boawu and our friends at AMCI through the studies, development and operations of the Hardey project.”

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