THE ULAN mine near Mudgee in New South Wales has joined a growing list of Huesker MineGrid users. The
Another factor inhibiting shotcrete use for primary support was the flat roof shape preferred in coal
IN recent years cost cutting has become the clarion call of coal producers looking to bolster profit
Bigger, new generation longwalls continue to improve the economic argument for underground coal mining.
At December’s official opening of the $153 million Newlands underground mine, an upbeat prediction from
The contractor is pressing ahead with its bid to spread the word about shotcreting benefits to the coal
NAVIGATION technology adapted from the aerospace and land military industries to mining continues to
FORMER Celtite manager Mick Wilkes is the new managing director of expanding American-owned company Jennmar
Longwall face widths should continue to average 270m and while extending this to 300m is possible, BHP
Having exceeded its calendar 1998 output target, Crinum is looking for a steady performance this year.
A NEW underground building product from Pioneer Burrell Mining Services is said to provide efficiency
AUSTRALIA’S underground coal miners are pursuing development of a fully automated roof bolting system
US-BASED Getman Corporation has entered an agreement with Australian mine vehicle manufacturer PJ Berriman
RUD Chains claims to have made further improvements to its Dominator armoured face conveyor and beam