Power player pushes Springvale case.
Innovation approach taken at Appin.
he tenements, which adjoin the New Lenton project, form part of Peabody's Burton coal mine.
Appin has endured outages due to gas and geotechnical issues.
This is not the first time Jones has opposed coal mining developments.
The reserve upgrade was significant for the Blair Athol mine.
The monitoring will focus on the roadway response during longwall retreat.
The new laws will ban 100% compulsory FIFO on all future mining and resource projects.
The project would start utilizing local contractors for the first stages.
Negotiations are nearing completion with a number of domestic buyers.
South 32 supplied a detailed restart plan to the regulator.
Initial coal sales will meet product specification as a bypass crushed thermal product.
Further subsidiary applications were being prepared.
The mine could produce up to 22 million tonnes of high-quality thermal coal annually.
The mine would rapidly ramp up to an approximately 2Mtpa.
A lot of work needs to be done, Cutifani said.