SA company introduces new pre-stressing concept

JACKPOT Lite is the name of a mine prop pre-stressing device developed by New Concept Mining of Alrode,

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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

High performance face conveyors move forward again - Part 2

Tail drives are normally the tensionable type, especially where long faces and/or high horsepowers are

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31 MAR 2000

Brakes on the behemoth

BY May this year and only 12 weeks into commercial production the Moranbah North longwall operation in

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31 MAR 2000

Appin opts for innovative drive design

DRIVE options for conveyors have been significantly broadened as a result of some recent innovative design

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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

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

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

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

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 1

Once considered the answer to many of the significant communications challenges facing underground coal

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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

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

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

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