Newson Moranbah North's 'can do' man

AFTER three years at Moranbah North, Steve Newson, a self-confessed “boring middle-aged mining engineer”,

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30 MAR 1999

Shell gears mine for coal sales surges

Quality coal, flexible work practices and low-cost output have positioned Moranbah North to exploit windows

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30 MAR 1999

MMS cleans up in Queensland

MACKAY-BASED MMS Fluid Filtration continues to enjoy strong market acceptance of its longwall fluid filtration

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30 MAR 1999

Mines count costs of IS power supply bungle - Part 1

An alert over equipment which failed a standard safety test has sparked a review of testing and regulatory

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30 MAR 1999

Boral test focus shifts to new Shell mine - Part 2

Another factor inhibiting shotcrete use for primary support was the flat roof shape preferred in coal

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30 MAR 1999

When IS is not safe - Part 2

This is evident from the DMR’s information circular explaining the background to the December power supply

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30 MAR 1999

BHP high-achiever sets sights on consistency - Part 1

Having exceeded its calendar 1998 output target, Crinum is looking for a steady performance this year.

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30 MAR 1999

Tahmoor's future heads north

Favourable conclusions from the NSW Commission of Inquiry on Tahmoor North mean that Austral Coal should

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30 MAR 1999

Wilkes new Jennmar Australia chief

FORMER Celtite manager Mick Wilkes is the new managing director of expanding American-owned company Jennmar

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30 MAR 1999

BHP's Mitchell: life at the margins - Part 2

“My focus has always been one of change management. I try to make people understand that because times

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30 MAR 1999

Coal research group focuses on interim goal

AUSTRALIA’S underground coal miners are pursuing development of a fully automated roof bolting system

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19 MAR 1999

RUD out to Dominate again

RUD Chains claims to have made further improvements to its Dominator armoured face conveyor and beam

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19 MAR 1999

Getman/Berriman in Nipper deal

US-BASED Getman Corporation has entered an agreement with Australian mine vehicle manufacturer PJ Berriman

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19 MAR 1999

Pioneer Burrell releases Omega 384

A NEW underground building product from Pioneer Burrell Mining Services is said to provide efficiency

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19 MAR 1999