MIM production accent shifts to underground operations

At December’s official opening of the $153 million Newlands underground mine, an upbeat prediction from

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30 MAR 1999

HORTA performance 'exceeds expectations'

NAVIGATION technology adapted from the aerospace and land military industries to mining continues to

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30 MAR 1999

Kenmare gets on top of early fault troubles

WHEN longwall mining began at Kenmare in 1996 fault negotiation was always going to be the main challenge

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30 MAR 1999

Pioneer Burrell releases Omega 384

A NEW underground building product from Pioneer Burrell Mining Services is said to provide efficiency

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19 MAR 1999

Coal research group focuses on interim goal

AUSTRALIA’S underground coal miners are pursuing development of a fully automated roof bolting system

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19 MAR 1999

RUD out to Dominate again

RUD Chains claims to have made further improvements to its Dominator armoured face conveyor and beam

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19 MAR 1999

Getman/Berriman in Nipper deal

US-BASED Getman Corporation has entered an agreement with Australian mine vehicle manufacturer PJ Berriman

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19 MAR 1999