Proximity technology lauded as safety milestone

WITH 29 fatalities from continuous miner crushes in coal mines alone since 1984, protecting the worker

Markets

21 AUG 2006

Overcoming the challenges of roadway development

AS DEVELOPMENT rates increasingly fail to keep up with advances in longwall production, many mining companies

Markets

17 AUG 2006
Safety training strategies that work

Safety training strategies that work

AS MINING companies continue to improve and emphasise their commitment to a safe working environment,

Markets

17 AUG 2006
Consol mine opens doors for education

Consol mine opens doors for education

TO HELP build an understanding of the industry for teachers and students, a group of Pennsylvania educators

Markets

17 AUG 2006
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon

New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain

JSW forms strategic alliance with German innovator BBurg to develop leading technology rig

SPONSORED

jsw australia

Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB

Digitising mining through automated scheduling

The ABB Ability™ Operations Management System enables miners to get greater visibility and control

SPONSORED

abb

Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block

Top Cat® on the block

Take a look at the new and improved Cat D11 Dozer.

SPONSORED

hastings deering

'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

Single-jumbo monthly development record is off the charts

SPONSORED

byrnecut

Crystal ball meets reality

Crystal ball meets reality

TRADING Corner�s Stephen Doyle* looks at price curves and forecasts and the importance of them in every

Markets

16 AUG 2006

Big plans for Big Sandy

LIKE many coal-rich states in America, Kentucky is in dire need of additional mining men and women �

Sustainability

15 AUG 2006

Protesters step-up NSW fight

ANTI-coal protesters will erect hundreds of protest signs in the New South Wales� central coast region

Sustainability

11 AUG 2006

MSHA issues best practices after tyre explosion

THE United States Mine Safety and Health Administration issued a set of best practices yesterday following

Markets

11 AUG 2006
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

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

SPONSORED

sandvik

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'
Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'
Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Rehabilitation centre lauded for 'tough love'

SPONSORED

murray engineering

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

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)

Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Dassault Systèmes' Prashanth Mysore on the value for miners of today's digital-lean shift

SPONSORED

dassault systemes

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling

Kal Tire's first thermal conversion recycling facility set to open later this year.

SPONSORED

kal tire

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from

Deny Unauthorized Network Applications and Programs

SPONSORED

honeywell

This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates

This is the story of how what started with

Born from the roots of a small circle of friends, Mader Group is now 'Mining Contractor of the Year'

SPONSORED

mader group

Sago verses Beaconsfield

THE Sago and Beaconsfield mine disasters have once again drawn attention to safety practices and procedures

Markets

11 AUG 2006

Controlling dust

NEW passive dust control systems that use no rotating mechanical equipment such as motors, fans and pumps,

Markets

10 AUG 2006
From the pit to Pittsburgh

From the pit to Pittsburgh

WHILE finishing touches are still being put on the 2006 SME/PCMIA joint conference, to be held October

Markets

10 AUG 2006
Queensland mine safety standards go global

Queensland mine safety standards go global

QUEENSLAND�S standards for mine safety and health will soon be applied across the world, after international

Markets

09 AUG 2006
Last call for 2006 training awards nominees

Last call for 2006 training awards nominees

QUEENSLAND-based Mining Industry Skills Centre has issued the last nominations call for the 2006 Training

Markets

09 AUG 2006
Ground control conference hailed a success

Ground control conference hailed a success

RECORD attendance and a strong technical program marked the 25th Annual International Ground Control

Markets

09 AUG 2006
Hunter Valley mining conference and coal workshop

Hunter Valley mining conference and coal workshop

THE climbing global demand for coal has caused a rash of investment in greenfield and coal mine expansion

Markets

08 AUG 2006
Miners awarded for inventive solutions

Miners awarded for inventive solutions

QUEENSLAND�S most inventive miners will today bid for top honours in the annual Innovation Awards, recognising

Sustainability

07 AUG 2006
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon

New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain

JSW forms strategic alliance with German innovator BBurg to develop leading technology rig

SPONSORED

jsw australia

Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB

Digitising mining through automated scheduling

The ABB Ability™ Operations Management System enables miners to get greater visibility and control

SPONSORED

abb

Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block

Top Cat® on the block

Take a look at the new and improved Cat D11 Dozer.

SPONSORED

hastings deering

'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

Single-jumbo monthly development record is off the charts

SPONSORED

byrnecut

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

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

SPONSORED

sandvik

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'
Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'
Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Rehabilitation centre lauded for 'tough love'

SPONSORED

murray engineering

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

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)

Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Dassault Systèmes' Prashanth Mysore on the value for miners of today's digital-lean shift

SPONSORED

dassault systemes

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling

Kal Tire's first thermal conversion recycling facility set to open later this year.

SPONSORED

kal tire

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from

Deny Unauthorized Network Applications and Programs

SPONSORED

honeywell

This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates

This is the story of how what started with

Born from the roots of a small circle of friends, Mader Group is now 'Mining Contractor of the Year'

SPONSORED

mader group

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