Comunication Feature: Shift in risk management

A MAJOR R&D project aims to provide, for the first time, a system to utilise the real-time flow of huge

Markets

08 DEC 2003

New windblast tool under trial

WITH a history of a very robust first goaf fall accompanied by severe windblast event following startup

Markets

08 DEC 2003
Understanding groundfall numbers

Understanding groundfall numbers

RECENT research has found that between 1995 and 2001, groundfall incidents resulted in 69 fatalities

Markets

05 DEC 2003

Strike unlikely for Australian miners

THE Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFEMU) has backed down from calling a national strike

Markets

03 DEC 2003
Longwall mini build optimises production, reliability and safety
Longwall mini build optimises production, reliability and safety
Longwall mini build optimises production, reliability and safety

Longwall mini build optimises production,

Hastings Deering has taken its compatibility testing to the next level

SPONSORED

hastings deering

Is Tailings Management finally being taken seriously?
Is Tailings Management finally being taken seriously?
Is Tailings Management finally being taken seriously?

Is Tailings Management finally being taken

By Chris Knowles, Director of Sale and Marketing APAC, McLanahan Corporation

SPONSORED

mclanahan

Has your organization been chasing asset and process efficiency improvements?
Has your organization been chasing asset and process efficiency improvements?
Has your organization been chasing asset and process efficiency improvements?

Has your organization been chasing asset

Download your free Honeywell Connected Plant white paper to help you get started.

SPONSORED

honeywell

Murray pushes further into mine control market
Murray pushes further into mine control market
Murray pushes further into mine control market

Murray pushes further into mine control market

State-of-the-art control system makes dozer operation more productive, safer

SPONSORED

murray engineering

Improving roof skin management aimed at reducing injuries

Improving roof skin management aimed at reducing injuries

THE wider use of roof mesh is being promoted by US health and safety agencies MSHA and NIOSH in underground

Sustainability

26 NOV 2003

Surface fatality at Hunter Valley coal mine

CONTRACTOR, Jamie Sullivan, was killed Thursday last week at Anglo Coal�s Kayuga mine near Muswellbrook.

Markets

24 NOV 2003
Are coal mining operations taking shortcuts?

Are coal mining operations taking shortcuts?

The safety record in U.S. mines this year has caused great concern, according to United Miners Workers

Markets

24 NOV 2003
Helmet tackles dust head on

Helmet tackles dust head on

AS MORE and more engineering and administrative controls are implemented to keep dust down, US-based

Markets

24 NOV 2003
Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator
Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator
Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator

Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new

National Plant & Equipment have purchased two Liebherr R 996B Excavator's

SPONSORED

national group

NMX partners with one of Australia's leading OEMs for the sale of CAT® parts
NMX partners with one of Australia's leading OEMs for the sale of CAT® parts
NMX partners with one of Australia's leading OEMs for the sale of CAT® parts

NMX partners with one of Australia's leading

NMX are now the preferred supplier to manage the sale of Caterpillar® (CAT®) surplus parts.

SPONSORED

national group

JSW Solving sample drilling challenges
JSW Solving sample drilling challenges
JSW Solving sample drilling challenges

JSW Solving sample drilling challenges

An innovative drilling solution developed by mining and construction drilling contractor JSW

SPONSORED

jsw australia

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site

Liebherr-Australia has worked with the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR)

Working Safely Along-side Heavy Machinery

HazardAvert Proximity Detection - Generators on machine

SPONSORED

strata worldwide

New tagging system close to delivery

New tagging system close to delivery

A LOCATION monitoring system developed by MineCom and CSIRO that can continue functioning in emergencies

Markets

19 NOV 2003
Queensland Mine Rescue makes it four for the year

Queensland Mine Rescue makes it four for the year

THE 2002/03-year provided an eventful time for the Queensland Mine Rescue Service team (QMRS) who attended

Markets

19 NOV 2003

Houlison shining hope for GAG collaboration

QUEENSLAND Mines Rescue inertisation coordinator Ian Houlison last week accepted the position of the

Markets

19 NOV 2003
One for all and all for one

One for all and all for one

THE draft implementation plan for Australia�s first nationally agreed policy framework for mining health

Markets

12 NOV 2003

Australian DPM research should be given greater recognition: letter

DEAR Editor, I would like to take this opportunity to comment on the article entitled, �Pollutants from

Markets

12 NOV 2003

Beware crosscut dangers

IN RESPONSE to the nine fatal roof fall accidents involving remote controlled continuous mining machine

Markets

12 NOV 2003

4Q safety shows improvement for minerals

IN its latest quarterly Safety Survey Report for the Australian minerals industry, the Minerals Council

Markets

07 NOV 2003

Miners to take charge of dust levels

MINERS may soon be able to take dust exposure levels into their own hands through a series of corrective

Markets

05 NOV 2003
Longwall mini build optimises production, reliability and safety
Longwall mini build optimises production, reliability and safety
Longwall mini build optimises production, reliability and safety

Longwall mini build optimises production,

Hastings Deering has taken its compatibility testing to the next level

SPONSORED

hastings deering

Is Tailings Management finally being taken seriously?
Is Tailings Management finally being taken seriously?
Is Tailings Management finally being taken seriously?

Is Tailings Management finally being taken

By Chris Knowles, Director of Sale and Marketing APAC, McLanahan Corporation

SPONSORED

mclanahan

Has your organization been chasing asset and process efficiency improvements?
Has your organization been chasing asset and process efficiency improvements?
Has your organization been chasing asset and process efficiency improvements?

Has your organization been chasing asset

Download your free Honeywell Connected Plant white paper to help you get started.

SPONSORED

honeywell

Murray pushes further into mine control market
Murray pushes further into mine control market
Murray pushes further into mine control market

Murray pushes further into mine control market

State-of-the-art control system makes dozer operation more productive, safer

SPONSORED

murray engineering

Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator
Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator
Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator

Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new

National Plant & Equipment have purchased two Liebherr R 996B Excavator's

SPONSORED

national group

NMX partners with one of Australia's leading OEMs for the sale of CAT® parts
NMX partners with one of Australia's leading OEMs for the sale of CAT® parts
NMX partners with one of Australia's leading OEMs for the sale of CAT® parts

NMX partners with one of Australia's leading

NMX are now the preferred supplier to manage the sale of Caterpillar® (CAT®) surplus parts.

SPONSORED

national group

JSW Solving sample drilling challenges
JSW Solving sample drilling challenges
JSW Solving sample drilling challenges

JSW Solving sample drilling challenges

An innovative drilling solution developed by mining and construction drilling contractor JSW

SPONSORED

jsw australia

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site

Liebherr-Australia has worked with the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR)

Working Safely Along-side Heavy Machinery

HazardAvert Proximity Detection - Generators on machine

SPONSORED

strata worldwide

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