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

MineGrid 'converts' another local mine

THE ULAN mine near Mudgee in New South Wales has joined a growing list of Huesker MineGrid users. The

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30 MAR 1999

HORTA performance 'exceeds expectations'

NAVIGATION technology adapted from the aerospace and land military industries to mining continues to

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30 MAR 1999

Southland 1 signals start of new era

After a nine-month gestation period, the Hunter Valley mine has commenced its build-up to full-scale

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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

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

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

Voith couples with Joy

SMOOTHER, trouble-free start-ups for new generation, high-capacity armoured face conveyors are said to

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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

BHP high-achiever sets sights on consistency - Part 2

Longwall face widths should continue to average 270m and while extending this to 300m is possible, BHP

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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