Optimism abounds with new Illinois longwalls

Optimism abounds with new Illinois longwalls

THE fortunes of many Illinois miners turned the corner this week with American Coal Company announcing

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15 FEB 2007
Beating hot spots, roof falls and faults – Part 1

Beating hot spots, roof falls and faults – Part 1

A HOT spot in an Illinois mine, a roof fall at an Australian longwall and negotiating a fault at a Russian

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06 FEB 2007

Spontaneous combustion keeps Cook Colliery closed

CALEDON Resources� Cook Colliery remains closed after a spontaneous combustion incident at the mine last

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05 FEB 2007
Moolarben changes to protect ‘The Drip’

Moolarben changes to protect ‘The Drip’

FELIX Resources has amended its mining plans for the Moolarben longwall project near the Goulburn River

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01 FEB 2007
Glennies Creek to mine underneath Xstrata operations

Glennies Creek to mine underneath Xstrata operations

AMCI�S Glennies Creek operation has submitted a subsidence management plan to extract 12.5 million tonnes

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25 JAN 2007
Newpac longwall begins operation

Newpac longwall begins operation

RESOURCE Pacific�s Newpac longwall began operation this month and is now ramping up following installation

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19 JAN 2007
New suspension cars to head down Illawarra Coal mines

New suspension cars to head down Illawarra Coal mines

TWO of Illawarra Coal�s mines will be sporting three brand new Waracars later this year, featuring suspension

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11 JAN 2007
Variable conditions slow work at Pike River

Variable conditions slow work at Pike River

WORK at New Zealand Oil and Gas�s Pike River Coal mine has been slower than expected due to variable

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10 JAN 2007
The great American dream

The great American dream

AFTER a buyout of Andalex Resources by Ohio-based Murray Energy Corporation, UtahAmerican Energy has

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09 JAN 2007

Rio set to develop Clermont coal mine

RIO Tinto and its joint venture partners have approved the development of the $A950 million Clermont

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09 JAN 2007
Bowen Basin mine ups output

Bowen Basin mine ups output

RIO Tinto Coal Australia�s Hail Creek mine will now produce an extra 2 million tonnes per annum of coking

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04 JAN 2007
Extension works on Kestrel horizon

Extension works on Kestrel horizon

EARLY works on Rio Tinto Coal Australia�s Kestrel mine extension in Queensland�s Bowen Basin are planned

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03 JAN 2007

WV coal stats released

THE latest information on West Virginia�s production, manpower and coal companies has been released by

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22 DEC 2006

Hottest headlines 2006

INDUSTRY conversation in the US and Australia continued to centre on safety issues throughout the second

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21 DEC 2006
Hottest 50

Hottest 50

COAL mines have grabbed 23 of the 50 spots available in Australia's Mining Monthly latest Australia's

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20 DEC 2006
Water management at Capcoal

Water management at Capcoal

OPERATIONAL needs, societal demands and continuing dry weather had demanded Capcoal assess its water

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04 DEC 2006