Qld Mines Inspectorate to work closely with Peabody at North Goonyella

Qld Mines Inspectorate to work closely with Peabody at North Goonyella

The Mines Inspectorate team will also re-enter the mine as part of its ongoing investigation.

Flexible mining methods needed at Dartbrook, says AusPac

Flexible mining methods needed at Dartbrook, says AusPac

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

Development

06 JUN 2019
Faulty gas monitoring tube delays Pike River re-entry

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.

Fleet

10 MAY 2019
Gold mine roof fall left worker shaken

Gold mine roof fall left worker shaken

Mandalay faces the music for roof fall at Costerfield that shook up worker.

Ground stabilisers unite

Ground stabilisers unite

Collaboration should give ground control engineers better information.

SRG on the rocks in Super Pit award

SRG on the rocks in Super Pit award

SRG heads underground for a five-year spell in Kalgoorlie with KCGM.

Auspac seeks flexibility with Dartbrook approval modification

Auspac seeks flexibility with Dartbrook approval modification

Mod 7 includes an extension of the approval period by five years.

Trial helps ease Bird-in-Hand water worries

Trial helps ease Bird-in-Hand water worries

Historic mine was stopped due to flooding.

Prohibition notice at Wongawilli over conveyor fire risk

Prohibition notice at Wongawilli over conveyor fire risk

Inspectors remain on site and investigations are ongoing.

Development

18 MAR 2019
Chilled Sentry

Chilled Sentry

Sentry's cold climate model has redesigned components that let it operate in chilly climates.

Operations restart at Moranbah North

Operations restart at Moranbah North

Anglo American decided to allow additional time before restarting operational activities.

Sustainability

26 FEB 2019
Strong contract pipeline boosts Mastermyne revenues

Strong contract pipeline boosts Mastermyne revenues

Despite the increase in activity and revenue, the overhead cost remained relatively unchanged.

Coal 2019 kicks off with star geotech line-up

Coal 2019 kicks off with star geotech line-up

Geotech and safety will be the focus of the first day.

Innovation

18 FEB 2019
Whitehaven battles higher costs

Whitehaven battles higher costs

Narrabri's longwall change-out took place entirely during the September quarter.

North Goonyella drags down Peabody's met coal earnings

North Goonyella drags down Peabody's met coal earnings

Peabody increased its provision for equipment losses at the North Goonyella mine by $17.1M.

Wongawilli miner issues plague Wollongong in the December quarter

Wongawilli miner issues plague Wollongong in the December quarter

Wollongong Coal expects the miner to be recommissioned in the panel by end of February.

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