Howard stirs debate over mining regulations

Howard stirs debate over mining regulations

AUSTRALIAN Prime Minister John Howard has written to state and territory leaders calling for changes

Markets

03 JAN 2007
Police say mining wages contribute to drink-driving spike

Police say mining wages contribute to drink-driving spike

THE soaring wages generated by the resources boom in Central Queensland have contributed to a year on

Markets

03 JAN 2007
Sago anniversary brings reflection, more questions

Sago anniversary brings reflection, more questions

SOME answers will never be known and some are still to be discovered � but one year after the Sago explosion

Markets

02 JAN 2007

DOE funds clean coal projects

THE US Department of Energy has recently selected five research projects totalling nearly $US12 million

Markets

02 JAN 2007
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Can off site storage and treatment of tailings standardise tailings management

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mclanahan

Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.
Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.
Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.

Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's

through the launch of a 'Moments of Mader' competition

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mader group

 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY
 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY
 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY

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Best practices issued over West Virginia roof fall fatality

Best practices issued over West Virginia roof fall fatality

THE Mine Safety and Health Administration has issued a number of best practices following a roof fall

Markets

02 JAN 2007

Pennsylvania’s SCSRs given tick

TESTS performed on a sample of self-contained self-rescuers carried by Pennsylvania�s underground mine

Sustainability

22 DEC 2006
Chambers to the rescue

Chambers to the rescue

A HORRIFIC run of fatalities this year in the US underground coal industry has triggered increased industry

Markets

22 DEC 2006

Hottest headlines 2006

INDUSTRY conversation in the US and Australia continued to centre on safety issues throughout the second

Markets

21 DEC 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)

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next

Epiroc continues to lead on the surface drill automation front

SPONSORED

epiroc

It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing
It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing
It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing

It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable

It's the little things in life that count

SPONSORED

chesterton

Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania
Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania
Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania

Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania

Mine highwall scaler could be a 'game changer'

SPONSORED

epiroc

Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors
Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors
Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors

Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors

Gold miner's IR chief talks about dispelling myths, ESG and discovering a sense of identity

Q&A: Safety principles

HE'S got safety credentials and titles as long as your arm, was this year named West Virginia�s safety

Markets

21 DEC 2006
‘Profits before safety’ rejected

‘Profits before safety’ rejected

CLAIMS of mine safety being compromised for profits have been rejected by a peak industry body following

Markets

21 DEC 2006

Minesites offer environmental tips

A NUMBER of minesites in New South Wales have emerged as surprising models for environmental management

Markets

21 DEC 2006

Miners’ widows suing Massey Energy

COAL producer Massey Energy is being sued by the families of two miners killed in the conveyor belt fire

Markets

21 DEC 2006
Underground coal mining: A dangerous game

Underground coal mining: A dangerous game

THE latest report from the Queensland Department of Mines and Energy reveals that underground coal mining

Markets

20 DEC 2006
Industry struck by lightning theory

Industry struck by lightning theory

WITH lightning at the centre of discussions surrounding West Virginia�s Sago mine explosion in January

Markets

19 DEC 2006
Money for mining education

Money for mining education

MINING education has received a significant boost with a $A1.325 million grant going towards a national

Markets

19 DEC 2006

Methane to Markets Partnership welcomes Poland

METHANE �clean energy� recovery and use initiative the Methane to Markets Partnership added its 19th

Markets

19 DEC 2006
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Can off site storage and treatment of tailings standardise tailings management

SPONSORED

mclanahan

Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.
Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.
Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.

Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's

through the launch of a 'Moments of Mader' competition

SPONSORED

mader group

 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY
 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY
 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY

Applying decades of experience with today's advancements in technology

SPONSORED

strata worldwide

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)

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next

Epiroc continues to lead on the surface drill automation front

SPONSORED

epiroc

It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing
It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing
It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing

It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable

It's the little things in life that count

SPONSORED

chesterton

Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania
Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania
Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania

Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania

Mine highwall scaler could be a 'game changer'

SPONSORED

epiroc

Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors
Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors
Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors

Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors

Gold miner's IR chief talks about dispelling myths, ESG and discovering a sense of identity

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