BHP completes Shenzi Transaction
BHP today announced that it has completed the transaction to acquire an additional 28 per cent working interest in Shenzi from Hess Corporation (Hess), for US$505 million subject to the typical adjustment to reflect net cash generated from the 1 July 2020 transaction effective date to the close date of 6 November 2020.
Samarco funding - restart preparation
BHP has approved US$44 million for BHP Billiton Brasil Ltda’s share of funding for work related to the restart of one concentrator at Samarco Mineração S.A.’s (Samarco) operations at its Germano complex in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Samarco’s operations were suspended following the failure of the Fundão dam on 5 November 2015.