Russell Vale rejects moves coal from reject replacement area

The company reported it had already removed 64,912t of coal material during the June quarter.

16 AUG 2019

Sustainability

Russell Vale rejects moves coal from reject replacement area
Russell Vale rejects moves coal from reject replacement area
Russell Vale rejects moves coal from reject replacement area

Future of mining - how ABB technology is enabling miners' digital transformation

Find out how to stay competitive and create a digitally enabled mine

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Future of mining - how ABB technology is enabling miners' digital transformation
Future of mining - how ABB technology is enabling miners' digital transformation

Murray builds big pump-set pipeline

Murray Engineering Pump Sets a big hit so far with their performance and low maintenance

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Murray builds big pump-set pipeline
Murray builds big pump-set pipeline

Mine optimisation

Improve productivity, reduce downtime and protect your workforce with ABB

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Mine optimisation
Mine optimisation

Queensland's first MD6250 Drill delivered by Hastings Deering

Cat® MD6250 rotary blasthole drill for contractor Mining and Civil Australia

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Queensland's first MD6250 Drill delivered by Hastings Deering
Queensland's first MD6250 Drill delivered by Hastings Deering

Lakecoal fined $180,000 for Mannering safety breach

The incident left the employee with a severe head laceration that required medical treatment.

Sustainability

15 AUG 2019
Lakecoal fined $180,000 for Mannering safety breach
Lakecoal fined $180,000 for Mannering safety breach

Inspectorate releases preliminary findings on North Goonyella fire

There is evidence that some boreholes located within the 9N goaf region were insufficiently sealed.

13 AUG 2019

Sustainability

Inspectorate releases preliminary findings on North Goonyella fire
Inspectorate releases preliminary findings on North Goonyella fire

IPC approves Dartbrook bord-and-pillar modification

The underground coal operations will resume using bord-and-pillar methods for the next three years.

13 AUG 2019

Sustainability

IPC approves Dartbrook bord-and-pillar modification
IPC approves Dartbrook bord-and-pillar modification

ABT brakes into Chile

Fitting its Failsafe brakes to Isuzu Canters going underground in Chile.

07 AUG 2019

Fleet

ABT brakes into Chile
ABT brakes into Chile
ABT brakes into Chile

Anglo to spend US$226M to revive Aquila longwall

The mine will adopt Anglo American's FutureSmart Mining program.

26 JUL 2019

Development

Anglo to spend US$226M to revive Aquila longwall
Anglo to spend US$226M to revive Aquila longwall

Hard work pays off for Swick

Swick boosts its work books with new and extended contracts.

24 JUL 2019

Fleet

Hard work pays off for Swick

Mobile plant warning

Underground collision between jumbo and truck sparks warning by NSW Resources Regulator.

19 JUL 2019

Fleet

Mobile plant warning
Mobile plant warning

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

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

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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

Expert insights into over 20 years of apron feeder evolution

With 37 years in the mining industry, Product Specialist Thomas Thomas shares some insights

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Expert insights into over 20 years of apron feeder evolution
Expert insights into over 20 years of apron feeder evolution

Murray pushes further into mine control market

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

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

Visualising O&M inspection data in 3D

Future of Mining 2019

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Visualising O&M inspection data in 3D
Visualising O&M inspection data in 3D

The future of maintenance has arrived

Dingo's new Trakka predictive analytics

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The future of maintenance has arrived
The future of maintenance has arrived

National Group's Port-to-Pit Approach

Take a behind the scenes look at how we get these massive mining machines from port-to-pit.

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National Group's Port-to-Pit Approach
National Group's Port-to-Pit Approach

Optimising blast designs to improve project outcomes

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

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

High-quality crusher plants made for your business

Three exciting new ways to purchase crushing & screening plants

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

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Rehabilitation centre lauded for 'tough love'

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

Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry

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

Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry
Safety, training, production optimisation in heavy industry

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

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

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

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

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

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

Worrying trend in nipper incidents

Safety incidents involving underground nippers in NSW mines.

01 JUL 2019

Fleet

Worrying trend in nipper incidents
Worrying trend in nipper incidents

The digitalisation of Resolute

Gives the company data commonality and "one version of the truth".

The digitalisation of Resolute
The digitalisation of Resolute
The digitalisation of Resolute

Digital blasting creates new mining techniques

Changing the way miners approach challenges underground.

Digital blasting creates new mining techniques
Digital blasting creates new mining techniques

OMS aims to help miners make better decisions

Intergrates short interval control and closed-loop scheduling.

OMS aims to help miners make better decisions
OMS aims to help miners make better decisions

Epiroc still on acquisition, growth path

Epiroc chief mindful of disruption risk all the same.

Epiroc still on acquisition, growth path

Epiroc makes concrete sprayer better

Epiroc has upgraded the Meyco ME3 mobile concrete spraying machine.

Epiroc makes concrete sprayer better
Epiroc makes concrete sprayer better

Immersive goes to Komatsu

Komatsu has bought Australian mining equipment simulator maker Immersive Technologies.

Immersive goes to Komatsu
Immersive goes to Komatsu

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Met coal ramp up helps lift Whitehaven bottom line

The company realised a US$4/t premium on sales of metallurgical coal during FY2019.

Met coal ramp up helps lift Whitehaven bottom line
Met coal ramp up helps lift Whitehaven bottom line
Met coal ramp up helps lift Whitehaven bottom line

Moolarben longwall free of intrusions

The end of the current panel should occur in the September quarter leading to a second planned move.

Moolarben longwall free of intrusions
Moolarben longwall free of intrusions

Bounty reduces mining units and lifts production

A review of the mining panel design has resulted in improved productivity.

Bounty reduces mining units and lifts production

New acquisitions kick in for Glencore

Australian coking coal production of 4.3Mt for the half year was 900,000t higher than H1 2018.

New acquisitions kick in for Glencore
New acquisitions kick in for Glencore

Mastermyne clinches $95M Aquila contract

Mastermyne has been engaged to undertake roadway development in the mains and gate roads.

Mastermyne clinches $95M Aquila contract
Mastermyne clinches $95M Aquila contract

Wambo longwall move hits Peabody production figures

In the second quarter, the seaborne thermal segment sold 2.7Mt of export thermal coal.

Wambo longwall move hits Peabody production figures
Wambo longwall move hits Peabody production figures

Moolarben longwall free of intrusions

The end of the current panel should occur in the September quarter leading to a second planned move.

Moolarben longwall free of intrusions
Moolarben longwall free of intrusions
Moolarben longwall free of intrusions

Wollongong Coal pursuing new entries at Wongawilli

A decision was made by the company to withdraw from using the current mine entries.

12 AUG 2019

Development

Wollongong Coal pursuing new entries at Wongawilli
Wollongong Coal pursuing new entries at Wongawilli

Pumpable resin system launched for underground rock bolting

Two-component resin system to help improve bolting in tough ground conditions.

Pumpable resin system launched for underground rock bolting
Pumpable resin system launched for underground rock bolting

North Goonyella suffered roof falls after fire

The North Goonyella project team is assessing prospective paths, timetables and costs.

North Goonyella suffered roof falls after fire

Flexible mining methods needed at Dartbrook, says AusPac

Mining conditions in the Kayuga seam are noted as low gas content.

06 JUN 2019

Development

Flexible mining methods needed at Dartbrook, says AusPac
Flexible mining methods needed at Dartbrook, says AusPac

Faulty gas monitoring tube delays Pike River re-entry

The agency was focused on fixing the borehole 51 issue and checking the integrity of gas monitoring.

10 MAY 2019

Fleet

Faulty gas monitoring tube delays Pike River re-entry
Faulty gas monitoring tube delays Pike River re-entry