Tahmoor remains suspended but workers stay busy

Tahmoor remains suspended but workers stay busy

Some workers are assisting with a number of projects to improve local amenities.

Uncommanded movement of feeder breaker

Uncommanded movement of feeder breaker

The investigation indicated the hardware and software are unique to Joy feeder breakers.

Fleet

28 AUG 2018
Appin drags Illawarra Met Coal to US$62M loss

Appin drags Illawarra Met Coal to US$62M loss

One-off costs associated with the company's Appin restart plan came to US$23 million.

New videos aim to update geotech awareness of open cut coal mines

New videos aim to update geotech awareness of open cut coal mines

Four new videos have now been produced.

Sustainability

24 AUG 2018
Watch the future of automation
Watch the future of automation
Watch the future of automation

Watch the future of automation

A giant, self-driving mining loader navigates a glass labyrinth

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National Plant & Equipment deliver Liebherr R 996B Excavator to Fortescue's Mine
National Plant & Equipment deliver Liebherr R 996B Excavator to Fortescue's Mine
National Plant & Equipment deliver Liebherr R 996B Excavator to Fortescue's Mine

National Plant & Equipment deliver Liebherr

NPE has delivered the first of their two Liebherr R 996B Excavators to FMG's Christmas Creek site.

Operator app boosts productivity
Operator app boosts productivity
Operator app boosts productivity

Operator app boosts productivity

An app which captures PLOD data from operators is providing major benefits to underground mining

Radar Sensor Level Management Solution for Process Control
Radar Sensor Level Management Solution for Process Control
Radar Sensor Level Management Solution for Process Control

Radar Sensor Level Management Solution for

A reliable, cost-effective and convenient solution

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Downer lands Cobar contract

Downer lands Cobar contract

Downer EDI lands another Cobar contract.

AusPac switches contractors for Dartbrook

AusPac switches contractors for Dartbrook

AusPac is continuing discussions with other potential mining contractors, and equipment suppliers.

Development

01 AUG 2018
Dendrobium receives longwall green light

Dendrobium receives longwall green light

The Longwall 14 was initially approved with conditions, which the department said were met.

Sustainability

31 JUL 2018
Bounty to use continuous miners to drive Cook production

Bounty to use continuous miners to drive Cook production

The remainder of the seam will be extracted later in the mining sequence to enable maximum recovery.

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

First roll-on roll-off vessel arrives at the port of Mackay, QLD
First roll-on roll-off vessel arrives at the port of Mackay, QLD
First roll-on roll-off vessel arrives at the port of Mackay, QLD

First roll-on roll-off vessel arrives at

The National Group recently welcomed the first roll-on roll-off (RORO) vessel at the port of Mackay.

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national group

Ontrak Engineers Success
Ontrak Engineers Success
Ontrak Engineers Success

Ontrak Engineers Success

Australian METS business celebrates team effort of 20 years.

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ontrak engineering

Anglo American take up rental of 16 Komatsu 830E electric drive dump trucks
Anglo American take up rental of 16 Komatsu 830E electric drive dump trucks
Anglo American take up rental of 16 Komatsu 830E electric drive dump trucks

Anglo American take up rental of 16 Komatsu

Anglo American to take up the opportunity to secure a long-term hire for the 12 new machines

Cloud technology for remote operations
Cloud technology for remote operations
Cloud technology for remote operations

Cloud technology for remote operations

Future of Mining Sydney 2018

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huawei

Austar coal burst leads to 94% lower production

Austar coal burst leads to 94% lower production

On July 9 Yancoal announced that 200 Austar employees would be redoployed or stood down.

Grosvenor and Moranbah star for Anglo

Grosvenor and Moranbah star for Anglo

Grosvenor has become Anglo's top performing Australian coal mine.

Appin woes drag down Illawarra annual met production

Appin woes drag down Illawarra annual met production

The company produced coal at annualised rate of 6Mt in June.

Commission maintains Austar prohibition notice

Commission maintains Austar prohibition notice

All underground longwall production at Austar remains prohibited by the regulator.

Sustainability

20 JUL 2018
Austar rib protection system developed in response to outbursts

Austar rib protection system developed in response to outbursts

The solution involved increasing the number and capacity of rib shields fitted to bolter miners.

Development

11 JUL 2018
Bounty sets sights on projects beyond Cook colliery

Bounty sets sights on projects beyond Cook colliery

Bounty intends to begin a pre-feasibility study for Minyango this year.

Development

11 JUL 2018
Newcrest gets $209 million Cadia insurance payout

Newcrest gets $209 million Cadia insurance payout

Insurance payout for last year's seismic incident.

Whitehaven margins to come under pressure

Whitehaven margins to come under pressure

The company's two main operations will be facing cost pressures.

Watch the future of automation
Watch the future of automation
Watch the future of automation

Watch the future of automation

A giant, self-driving mining loader navigates a glass labyrinth

SPONSORED

sandvik

National Plant & Equipment deliver Liebherr R 996B Excavator to Fortescue's Mine
National Plant & Equipment deliver Liebherr R 996B Excavator to Fortescue's Mine
National Plant & Equipment deliver Liebherr R 996B Excavator to Fortescue's Mine

National Plant & Equipment deliver Liebherr

NPE has delivered the first of their two Liebherr R 996B Excavators to FMG's Christmas Creek site.

Operator app boosts productivity
Operator app boosts productivity
Operator app boosts productivity

Operator app boosts productivity

An app which captures PLOD data from operators is providing major benefits to underground mining

Radar Sensor Level Management Solution for Process Control
Radar Sensor Level Management Solution for Process Control
Radar Sensor Level Management Solution for Process Control

Radar Sensor Level Management Solution for

A reliable, cost-effective and convenient solution

SPONSORED

vega australia

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

First roll-on roll-off vessel arrives at the port of Mackay, QLD
First roll-on roll-off vessel arrives at the port of Mackay, QLD
First roll-on roll-off vessel arrives at the port of Mackay, QLD

First roll-on roll-off vessel arrives at

The National Group recently welcomed the first roll-on roll-off (RORO) vessel at the port of Mackay.

SPONSORED

national group

Ontrak Engineers Success
Ontrak Engineers Success
Ontrak Engineers Success

Ontrak Engineers Success

Australian METS business celebrates team effort of 20 years.

SPONSORED

ontrak engineering

Anglo American take up rental of 16 Komatsu 830E electric drive dump trucks
Anglo American take up rental of 16 Komatsu 830E electric drive dump trucks
Anglo American take up rental of 16 Komatsu 830E electric drive dump trucks

Anglo American take up rental of 16 Komatsu

Anglo American to take up the opportunity to secure a long-term hire for the 12 new machines

Cloud technology for remote operations
Cloud technology for remote operations
Cloud technology for remote operations

Cloud technology for remote operations

Future of Mining Sydney 2018

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huawei

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