Newlands the stand-out mine of 1999 - Part 2

Newlands assesses production hourly against pre-negotiated internal benchmarks. “We sat the guys down

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31 MAR 2000

Roche eyes underground coal mining work

ROCHE Mining, part of the Downer Group, will step up efforts to enter the underground coal contracting

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31 MAR 2000

Static statistics mask better outlook

AUSTRALIA’S longwall mine production was flat in 1998-99, compared with the previous 12 months, as the

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31 MAR 2000

Longwall production reaches new peak

TOTAL production from Australia’s longwall mines climbed 13% in calendar 1999, reflecting contributions

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31 MAR 2000

QCT results reflect tough year for local producers

QCT Resources has asked investors to bear with it for at least the rest of the current financial year,

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31 MAR 2000

Vehicle design views show risk perceptions vary - Part 2

O’Beirne said the Queensland group “have suggested that the level of attention NSW want is too much and

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31 MAR 2000

Newlands the stand-out mine of 1999 - Part 1

A sound vision has enabled the Newlands underground operation in the Bowen Basin to map out a clear path

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31 MAR 2000

MIM in complete control at Oaky North mine

MIM Holding’s Oaky North mine in Queensland’s Bowen Basin reached an important milestone in July this

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31 MAR 2000

Sandvik boss rules out longwall acquisitions

SANDVIK Mining & Construction president Anders Ilstam says the company will remain an active participant

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31 MAR 2000

Flight bar design recognised

THE success of Advanced Conveyor Technologies’ local manufacturing push has been further underlined by

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31 MAR 2000

Leaky feeder provides mixed mine messages - Part 2

“We found that the leaky feeder is pretty ordinary in the sense that you’ve got 30m to transmit and 100m

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31 MAR 2000

Strategy leads to caving 'on demand'

A successful marriage of science, technology and old-fashioned hard work could save lives — and livelihoods

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31 MAR 2000

Gretley makes a comeback

SINCE mining operations recommenced in June 1999 at the old Gretley mine, in the New South Wales Hunter

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31 MAR 2000

Tail drives are normally the tensionable type, especially where long faces and/or high horsepowers are installed. The tensionable tail drive normally

Germany’s leading longwall equipment manufacturer Deutsche Bergbau Technik continues to refine its AFCs

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31 MAR 2000

BHP weighing up Elouera/Cordeaux options

In the next 12 to 18 months, BHP Coal Illawarra will determine the development route to access additional

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27 MAR 2000

Newlands the stand-out mine of 1999

Once a struggling operation, the Newlands coal mine in central Queensland is the new record- holder of

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27 MAR 2000