Inbye entry works for US equipment maker

THE newest player in Australia’s longwall equipment market, Inbye Mining Services, is confident of continuing

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31 MAR 2000

US mine is miles in front - Part 1

A visiting American mine boss says doing the “little things” well can produce a better big picture.

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31 MAR 2000

Final roll of the dice for Queensland mine - Part 2

“No-one’s going to offer a sensible price if they haven’t got five years of coal in front of them, proven

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31 MAR 2000

Technology of tomorrow is here today - Part 2

This makes the cable difficult to install during development and to recover as the longwall retreats.

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31 MAR 2000

Final roll of the dice for Queensland mine - Part 1

One of the country’s highly-credentialled new longwalls has failed to meet performance expectations.

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31 MAR 2000

Early objectives met a new MIM mine

ESTABLISHING and maintaining a healthy development lead, careful management of roof conditions and implementation

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31 MAR 2000

Vehicle design views show risk perceptions vary - Part 1

Mine operators want commercial non-flameproof vehicles underground. Developers and existing users say

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31 MAR 2000

A way forward

More than most new-generation longwall operations in Australia, North Goonyella has been plagued by inefficient

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31 MAR 2000

A little fine tuning for new Glencore pick-up

WEST Wallsend colliery in the Newcastle coalfield, New South Wales, has already been targeted as a strategically

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31 MAR 2000

Moranbah technology pays immediate dividends

THE process engineer behind the Moranbah North underground control network, Ci Technologies Pty Ltd,

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31 MAR 2000

New thinking in the new century - Part 1

Mine planning for longwall operations will never be the same again. Dogged by depressed coal prices,

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31 MAR 2000

DBT Australia to open new Queensland facility

THE Australian subsidiary of Germany’s major longwall equipment manufacturer, DBT, is scheduled to finish

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31 MAR 2000

Jennmar flags further expansion

JENNMAR has signalled an aggressive expansion of its Australian operation, which will kick off within

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31 MAR 2000

Maintaining trust the key to improved results

The uneasy alliance between mine operators and maintenance providers is in need of an overhaul. Perhaps

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31 MAR 2000

New thinking in the new century - Part 2

“Over the last two years our company has designed and implemented an economic planning approach to several

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31 MAR 2000

Long-Airdox gets jump on major rival: Menzies - Part 1

A decade of upheaval in the world’s longwall equipment manufacturing industry has seen America’s Long-Airdox

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31 MAR 2000