RJB takes Europe's longest conveyor belt

Dunlop Enerka Belting of Farington, Britain, has supplied what is claimed to be Europe's longest conveyor

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28 FEB 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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28 FEB 2000

Bolt war hots up

Upcoming tenders for roof bolts and other ground support products at the Crinum and Kestrel mines in

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28 FEB 2000

Thiess eyes up to $1 billion from deal

As negotiations hot up over the sale of Australia's coal mining assets the strategies of the various

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28 FEB 2000

Oaky North recovery to cost $10 million

MIM Holdings Ltd says recovery and relocation of the Oaky North longwall is expected to cost $10 million.

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28 FEB 2000

Goodyear introduces Coal Flo +

GOODYEAR Belting has introduced to Australia a range of solid woven PVC conveyor belting manufactured

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21 FEB 2000

Glencore set for further expansion

Consolidation of the international coal industry has continued with Swiss-based commodity house Glencore

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21 FEB 2000

Between a rock and a hard place

Moranbah North in central Queensland continues to grapple with the dilemma of face conveyor drive power

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21 FEB 2000

Appin drive module provides new option

A new drive module designed for BHP Coal's Appin colliery near Wollongong, New South Wales, is expected

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21 FEB 2000

Kenmare back on line

The Kenmare mine of QCT Resources has resumed cutting coal after a five week-stoppage. In late December

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21 FEB 2000

Goodyear introduces Coal Flo +

Goodyear Belting has introduced in Australia a range of solid woven PVC conveyor belting manufactured

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21 FEB 2000

Coal & Allied profit down

Rio Tinto unit Coal & Allied Industries Ltd has posted a net profit of $67.6 million for the year ended

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21 FEB 2000

Moranbah North hiccups

After a slow start-up since relocating to a new panel in December/January, Shell Coal's Moranbah North

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14 FEB 2000

Metropolitan restarts operations

The Metropolitan mine, 30km north of Wollongong in New South Wales, is about to recommence longwall operations

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14 FEB 2000

Mount Pleasant gains planning approvals

Coal & Allied has received NSW Government planning approvals to develop the Mount Pleasant mine in the

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14 FEB 2000

Dollar dampens MIM's productivity boost

MIM Holdings' half-yearly results suggest the group is finally realising some of the benefits of stringent

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14 FEB 2000