Heating temporarily closes United

ELEVATED levels of hydrogen caused the temporary closure of Glencore's United bord and pillar operation

Mines

09 APR 2001

Appin to mine through dyke void

AN option when faced with the presence of a dyke in the middle of a longwall block is to simply go around

Mines

02 APR 2001

Moranbah production on upward curve - Part 2

Moranbah North’s goal is to complete and maintain a float level of one gateroad in front of the longwall

Mines

01 MAR 2001

Moranbah production on upward curve

Despite some technical hurdles, the Anglo Coal controlled central Queensland longwall mine is achieving

Mines

01 MAR 2001

Moonee beats some mine blowing obstacles

Plagued with technical problems, the operators of a small Newcastle mine have remained determined to

Mines

01 MAR 2001

Brandrill expands SA mining client base

BRANDRILL Torrex has maintained its position at the forefront of efforts to mechanise South Africa's

Mines

28 FEB 2001

Bellambi West mine to lift production to 2.4Mtpa

EXCELLENT development rates and the 2001 second quarter restart of longwall operations in the western

Mines

11 DEC 2000

Austral extends Tahmoor mine life to 20 years

AN INTERIM expansion report by Brisbane-based International Mining Consultants (IMC) has shown that Austral

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04 DEC 2000

Development record for Bellambi West

SINCE the introduction of American-style operating, the Bellambi West longwall operation near Wollongong

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04 DEC 2000

West Wallsend steadily improves

The West Wallsend mine near Newcastle in New South Wales, is gearing up for an increase in production

Mines

04 DEC 2000

Gympie ready to move into new panel at Southland

A watershed moment has arrived as Southland prepares to begin mining its new 2km panel.

Mines

06 NOV 2000

Matla shortwall long on performance

Technical problems have not stopped South Africa's Matla mine from becoming arguably the world's best-performed

Mines

09 OCT 2000