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

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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

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24 NOV 2003
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

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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

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19 NOV 2003
Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry
Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry
Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry

Safety, training, production optimisation

A robust training program will keep the safety of those conducting tasks.

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'
Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'
Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See

How maintenance and operator awareness can go a long way in extending tyre life.

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Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes
Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes
Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes

Optimising blast designs to improve project

JSW's specialist knowledge is helping to reduce project costs and improve timeframes

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High-quality crusher plants made for your business
High-quality crusher plants made for your business
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Three exciting new ways to purchase crushing & screening plants

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Houlison shining hope for GAG collaboration

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

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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

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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
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

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national group

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

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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

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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

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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

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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)

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

Mitsubishi backs mining education

MITSUBISHI has given mining education a significant boost with its announcement of a $50,000 sponsorship

Markets

31 OCT 2003
Unforgivable safety failures led to death of miner

Unforgivable safety failures led to death of miner

APPALLING safety violations and failure of MSHA officials to inspect a Cody Mining Company mine led to

Markets

31 OCT 2003
Australia gets whiff of gas monitor trials

Australia gets whiff of gas monitor trials

TEN underground coal mines throughout New South Wales and Queensland are currently undertaking extended

Markets

31 OCT 2003

Pollutants from diesel engines in mines could be cut further

NEW ways of reducing the level of pollutants from diesel engines were discussed at a major workshop in

Markets

29 OCT 2003
North Goonyella rescue team wins comp

North Goonyella rescue team wins comp

AGAINST strong competition, North Goonyella Coal mine rescue team won the highly regarded Australian

Markets

27 OCT 2003
Emergency preparedness tested in Queensland

Emergency preparedness tested in Queensland

THE recent Level one emergency exercise conducted at the Queensland-based Crinum longwall mine, provided

Markets

15 OCT 2003
Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry
Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry
Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry

Safety, training, production optimisation

A robust training program will keep the safety of those conducting tasks.

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'
Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'
Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See an Immediate Effect'

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See

How maintenance and operator awareness can go a long way in extending tyre life.

SPONSORED

kal tire

Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes
Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes
Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes

Optimising blast designs to improve project

JSW's specialist knowledge is helping to reduce project costs and improve timeframes

SPONSORED

jsw australia

High-quality crusher plants made for your business
High-quality crusher plants made for your business
High-quality crusher plants made for your business

High-quality crusher plants made for your

Three exciting new ways to purchase crushing & screening plants

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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

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

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.

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honeywell

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)

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