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

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

Domestic market focus alters Springvale plan

A strategic review of the Springvale colliery near Lithgow in New South Wales has changed the direction

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31 MAR 2000

Contractors upbeat about coal mine changes

Always accused of being behind their metalliferous counterparts in embracing change, coal owners today

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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

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

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

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

'Silent' decisions must be the right ones

Retiring Queensland district union inspector Bill Allison says industry’s tough times must evoke extra

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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

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

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

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

The Mihai & Jack Story

MIHAI Borsaru migrated from Romania over 20 years ago to further his scientific career in Australia.

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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