Newlands development on track

As well as setting the pace for other Australian longwall mines in overall production terms, Newlands

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07 FEB 2000

A different view on longwall geomechanics

by Ross Seedsman, Seedsman Geotechnics Recent work on longwall face weightings and longwalls in general

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07 FEB 2000

Summit to feature US case studies

Highlights of the upcoming 3rd Annual Australian Longwall Mining Summit at Yeppoon, Queensland, will

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07 FEB 2000

Ampcontrol chief honoured

Alan Broome, managing director of Newcastle electrical equipment company Ampcontrol, was awarded the

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07 FEB 2000

Henry Walker Eltin snares first mine contract

Henry Walker Eltin (HWE) has won the contract to carry out 9km of underground mains development at the

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31 JAN 2000

CONSOL works hard to stay in shape

The USA’s largest operator of longwall mines has signalled it will aggressively acquire "weaker" coal

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24 JAN 2000

Newlands confirms impressive year

The Joint Coal Board’s official Australian longwall mine production statistics may be a month or so away

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24 JAN 2000

Small invention could have big impact

A locally developed conveyor idler bearing monitor could play a significant part in improving conveyor

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24 JAN 2000

Southern shearer set for a spell

Boart Longyear will next month take advantage of a longwall move at Capcoal’s Southern colliery in central

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24 JAN 2000

BHP future underground

BHP steel and energy chief Bob Kirkby has foreshadowed sweeping changes to the company’s operational

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24 JAN 2000

US coal output steady

The USA’s Energy Information Administration has put out preliminary statistics which suggest the country’s

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24 JAN 2000

Southland's output black gold for Gympie

After a long period dragging its heels on the share market, Gympie Gold Ltd looks like it has finally

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24 JAN 2000

$26m reclaimer for Port Waratah

Work is underway on a $26 million reclaimer being built by VA-Eimco — part of Sandvik Mining & Construction

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24 JAN 2000

Coal price uncertainty to continue

Uncertainty about coal prices is set to dog Australian producers for the next 2-3 months as they grapple

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10 JAN 2000

Fox snares mine contract

Fox Conveyors & Materials Handling Pty Ltd has snared its first major longwall mine conveyor maintenance

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10 JAN 2000

Miner hit on two fronts

The promise of a secure and predictable Native Title system emanating from Prime Minister John Howard's

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10 JAN 2000