Glass Terra working with Inmarsat to monitor tailings

Glass Terra working with Inmarsat to monitor tailings

First time LiDAR and satellite monitoring used together in this way.

Middlemount highwall fatality weighs on Peabody

Middlemount highwall fatality weighs on Peabody

Middlemount restarted operations in August in a new area of the mine.

Central Qld towns suffering from coal mine dust, says union

Central Qld towns suffering from coal mine dust, says union

Open cut mines should step up dust control and suppression measures in the current dry conditions.

Sustainability

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Orica positions itself in centralised mine data battle

Orica positions itself in centralised mine data battle

Explosives company introduces multi-sensor data analyser

Leaking dam leads to Wodgina wait

Leaking dam leads to Wodgina wait

Department wants to see 60% solids being sent to tailings.

Safety concerns held before Middlemount tragedy

Safety concerns held before Middlemount tragedy

Union inspectors' planned trip was to be the day after the fatal incident.

Slain Middlemount miner named

Slain Middlemount miner named

David John Routledge the miner who lost his life in the June 26 incident.

Peabody ramping up to a stronger second half

Peabody ramping up to a stronger second half

The company would optimise its lowest cost, highest margin thermal assets in a low capital fashion.

Tragedy at Middlemount

Tragedy at Middlemount

Miner killed in an incident at the Middlemount coal mine.

Miner trapped at Middlemount

Miner trapped at Middlemount

Efforts are underway to free the miner.

Where to now on tailings?

Where to now on tailings?

Three-phase process starting to generation international standard on tailings dams.

Olympic Dam, Whaleback tailings dams pose extreme risk

Olympic Dam, Whaleback tailings dams pose extreme risk

BHP has set up a taskforce to concentrate on tailings dam management best practice.

BHP hit with Samarco claim in the UK

BHP hit with Samarco claim in the UK

According to reports claim seeks $7 billion.

Excavations contributed to Cadia tailings dam failure

Excavations contributed to Cadia tailings dam failure

Excavations were part of early construction works to buttress the NTSF wall.

Savage River production down but not out

Savage River production down but not out

Wall stability issues forces early production halt at North Pit.

Ground stabilisers unite

Ground stabilisers unite

Collaboration should give ground control engineers better information.

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