Dangerous gas levels at NSW mine

Dangerous gas levels at NSW mine

Gas level monitoring key to safety

Coal expert Ballantine joins SRK

Coal expert Ballantine joins SRK

Ballantine has a long history in coal and mining.

Metropolitan remains a drag on Peabody

Metropolitan remains a drag on Peabody

Metropolitan longwall presents challenges to Peabody.

Washability test confirm Mammoth seam coal quality

Washability test confirm Mammoth seam coal quality

The washability tests confirm very low levels of ash.

Mines

12 MAR 2018
Gold miner fined $140,000 over worker death

Gold miner fined $140,000 over worker death

Admitted it failed to secure ground adequately.

Sustainability

05 MAR 2018
Broadmeadow a bug bear for BHP

Broadmeadow a bug bear for BHP

Geotechnical issues triggered by wet weather also impacted its Blackwater mine.

Mines

22 FEB 2018
Bypassing trouble

Bypassing trouble

A bypass had to be created to avoid geotechnical issues.

Logistics

12 FEB 2018
South 32 coal output down

South 32 coal output down

Appin issues have not helped.

Company Activity

18 JAN 2018
DSI to acquire Heintzmann

DSI to acquire Heintzmann

The acquisition will further strengthen DSI's service and product range.

OEMs and Suppliers

03 JAN 2018
Longwall recovery using grout systems

Longwall recovery using grout systems

The use of pre-driven recovery roads has improved the overall efficiency.

OEMs and Suppliers

19 DEC 2017
Earthquakes present ongoing dangers to mines

Earthquakes present ongoing dangers to mines

An earthquake at a mine may include rock falls and damage to ground support.

Sustainability

30 NOV 2017
Subsidence information online

Subsidence information online

In stage two of the project, ACARP has completed the research, design and testing of the query facilities

Sustainability

30 NOV 2017
Coal face spall sends two workers to hospital

Coal face spall sends two workers to hospital

The serious accident occurred at the #64 shield zone.

Sustainability

13 NOV 2017
Orica battles on

Orica battles on

Profit up despite cost headwinds.

Development

06 NOV 2017
Hume's water management proposal defended

Hume's water management proposal defended

Duncan refuted claims by local environmental groups that the proposed mine would treat water in the same

Sustainability

06 NOV 2017
AusIMM shows and tells METS resurgence

AusIMM shows and tells METS resurgence

Best in show at Gold Coast show shows METS is back in business.

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