SMOOTHER, trouble-free start-ups for new generation, high-capacity armoured face conveyors are said to
A MELBOURNE-based firm is promising coal miners a cleaner, safer and healthier working environment. The
“My focus has always been one of change management. I try to make people understand that because times
Quality coal, flexible work practices and low-cost output have positioned Moranbah North to exploit windows
MACKAY-BASED MMS Fluid Filtration continues to enjoy strong market acceptance of its longwall fluid filtration
After a nine-month gestation period, the Hunter Valley mine has commenced its build-up to full-scale
Questions raised about varying testing procedures and industry safety remain unanswered. On the day
This is evident from the DMR’s information circular explaining the background to the December power supply
AFTER three years at Moranbah North, Steve Newson, a self-confessed “boring middle-aged mining engineer”,
FORMER Celtite manager Mick Wilkes is the new managing director of expanding American-owned company Jennmar
THE ULAN mine near Mudgee in New South Wales has joined a growing list of Huesker MineGrid users. The
Another factor inhibiting shotcrete use for primary support was the flat roof shape preferred in coal
IN recent years cost cutting has become the clarion call of coal producers looking to bolster profit
Having exceeded its calendar 1998 output target, Crinum is looking for a steady performance this year.
WHEN longwall mining began at Kenmare in 1996 fault negotiation was always going to be the main challenge
Bigger, new generation longwalls continue to improve the economic argument for underground coal mining.