Hogsback on the trouble with Indonesian coal

INDONESIA's vast coal reserves are proving irresistible to explorers from Australia and elsewhere but

Markets

04 NOV 2011

Hogsback throws a little light on Arcelor's walk out

WHAT really caused ArcelorMittal to walk away from its partnership with Peabody Energy in the takeover

Markets

28 OCT 2011

Hogsback on the delicate question of what's a coal company worth

IT probably doesn't matter who ends up with control of Macarthur Coal, given that management has recommended

Markets

21 OCT 2011

Hogsback on the gathering (not fading) coal boom

THE coal boom is just beginning. That's how Hogsback interpreted a compelling analysis of the industry

Markets

14 OCT 2011
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon

New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain

JSW forms strategic alliance with German innovator BBurg to develop leading technology rig

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jsw australia

Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB

Digitising mining through automated scheduling

The ABB Ability™ Operations Management System enables miners to get greater visibility and control

SPONSORED

abb

Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block

Top Cat® on the block

Take a look at the new and improved Cat D11 Dozer.

SPONSORED

hastings deering

'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

Single-jumbo monthly development record is off the charts

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byrnecut

Hogsback contracts a dose of xenophobia

IT'S getting awfully cheap and easy to organise a convention of Australian-owned coal-mining companies.

Markets

07 OCT 2011

Clive's return and a mine plan as big as the man

TOP marks to Clive Palmer for pushing ahead with his plan to make Waratah Coal one of Australia's biggest

Markets

30 SEP 2011

Coal 1, government 0

AUSTRALIA'S coal industry has every right to feel that it is under attack from government in its own

Markets

23 SEP 2011

Hogsback explores anomalies in the marketplace

PSST! Wanna make a quick $1000 playing the coal market? Well here's a tip from Hogsback - buy a parcel

Markets

16 SEP 2011
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

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

Murray pushes further into mine control market

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

SPONSORED

murray engineering

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

Optimising blast designs to improve project

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

SPONSORED

jsw australia

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

High-quality crusher plants made for your

Three exciting new ways to purchase crushing & screening plants

SPONSORED

sandvik

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

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Rehabilitation centre lauded for 'tough love'

SPONSORED

murray engineering

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

Safety, training, production optimisation

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

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

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See

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

SPONSORED

kal tire

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

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site

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

Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Dassault Systèmes' Prashanth Mysore on the value for miners of today's digital-lean shift

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dassault systemes

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling

Kal Tire's first thermal conversion recycling facility set to open later this year.

SPONSORED

kal tire

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from

Deny Unauthorized Network Applications and Programs

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honeywell

This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates

This is the story of how what started with

Born from the roots of a small circle of friends, Mader Group is now 'Mining Contractor of the Year'

SPONSORED

mader group

Hogsback on coal demand v carbon tax

EVER had the feeling there are two places called planet earth? Hogsback did this week when hearing the

Markets

09 SEP 2011

Hogsback and the man who isn't there (again) today

NOT many people known to Hogsback can say they've created $5 billion in 10 years. Ken Talbot could, if

Markets

02 SEP 2011

Hogsback discovers a week is a long time in politics and coal

IF the Australian Greens, which appear to hold the whip hand in the country's government, was celebrating

Markets

26 AUG 2011
Hogsback sniffs trouble ahead for coal and CSG

Hogsback sniffs trouble ahead for coal and CSG

AUSTRALIA, with its 22 million people, was never going to handle comfortably the commodity demands of

Markets

19 AUG 2011
The Hog: Ship hire rates rise while London burns

The Hog: Ship hire rates rise while London burns

COAL miners, like everyone else in the world, are worried about what's happening on financial markets,

Markets

12 AUG 2011
Hogsback considers Macarthur's tactics (coal and military)

Hogsback considers Macarthur's tactics (coal and military)

DOUGLAS Macarthur, the long dead American general whose name was borrowed to create an Australian coal

Markets

05 AUG 2011
Hogsback turns on and tunes in to the new IR world

Hogsback turns on and tunes in to the new IR world

THEY say that people who remember the 1960s weren't really there. Hogsback thinks he might have been,

Markets

29 JUL 2011
Hogsback on the re-emergence of the Peak Coal debate

Hogsback on the re-emergence of the Peak Coal debate

PEAK Coal has been an occasional topic for Green politicians in their crusade towards a low-energy future.

Markets

22 JUL 2011
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon
New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain at Solomon

New custom drill to tackle difficult terrain

JSW forms strategic alliance with German innovator BBurg to develop leading technology rig

SPONSORED

jsw australia

Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB
Digitising mining through automated scheduling with ABB

Digitising mining through automated scheduling

The ABB Ability™ Operations Management System enables miners to get greater visibility and control

SPONSORED

abb

Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block
Top Cat® on the block

Top Cat® on the block

Take a look at the new and improved Cat D11 Dozer.

SPONSORED

hastings deering

'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again
'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

'Aussies the best', and they prove it again

Single-jumbo monthly development record is off the charts

SPONSORED

byrnecut

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

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

Murray pushes further into mine control market

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

SPONSORED

murray engineering

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

Optimising blast designs to improve project

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

SPONSORED

jsw australia

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

High-quality crusher plants made for your

Three exciting new ways to purchase crushing & screening plants

SPONSORED

sandvik

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

Murray backs Shalom House 'rules'

Rehabilitation centre lauded for 'tough love'

SPONSORED

murray engineering

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

Safety, training, production optimisation

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

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

Improving Haul Road Conditions: 'You See

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

SPONSORED

kal tire

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

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site

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

Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era
Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Mining lean in the 4.0 era

Dassault Systèmes' Prashanth Mysore on the value for miners of today's digital-lean shift

SPONSORED

dassault systemes

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile
Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling and legislation in Chile

Kal Tire's journey with mining tyre recycling

Kal Tire's first thermal conversion recycling facility set to open later this year.

SPONSORED

kal tire

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks
Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from Cyber Attacks

Protect Your Industrial Infrastructure from

Deny Unauthorized Network Applications and Programs

SPONSORED

honeywell

This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates
This is the story of how what started with one man, grew into a group of mates

This is the story of how what started with

Born from the roots of a small circle of friends, Mader Group is now 'Mining Contractor of the Year'

SPONSORED

mader group

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