Hogsback on the curious coal sell-off

WHY does it seem to Hogsback that it has suddenly become more fashionable to sell coal and other mining

Markets

21 APR 2011

Hogsback considers the carbon tax mess

CONFUSED or stupid? They are the only choices from two coal-related debates that Hogsback has been monitoring

Markets

15 APR 2011

Hogsback on the emerging world of exchange-traded coal funds

HOGSBACK quiz time: Which is the more important item of news: Anglo American's $2.7 billion commitment

Markets

08 APR 2011

Hogsback on the new heroes of coal

COAL mining has always had its heroes. Men who risked their lives every day working underground. But

Markets

01 APR 2011
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence

Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation

Rocklabs began exporting sample preparation equipment 50 years ago

SPONSORED

scott automation

How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year
How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year
How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year

How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved

Enhance performance and increase long term profitability to the mining industry!

Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution
Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution
Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution

Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite

In an initiative to find an environmentally responsible solution

SPONSORED

hastings deering

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

Hogsback on great fibs

QUIZ time: who said "a lie told often enough becomes the truth"? If your answer was Vladimir Lenin then

Hogsback

25 MAR 2011

When it comes to coal and wine, truth is the first victim

"WHEN wine enters, out goes the truth." Hogsback cannot claim credit for that little gem because Benjamin

Markets

18 MAR 2011

Hogsback and the Asian view of Australia's coal industry

IN Australia, coal mining is all about companies making money and governments raising taxes. In Asia,

Hogsback

11 MAR 2011

Hogsback explores the meaning of birthday cakes and carbon tax

IMAGINE a solar-powered birthday cake. That might be too hard for some readers but not for Hogsback,

Markets

04 MAR 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

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)

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

'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

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

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

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

Hogsback on how to kill your customers

IT'S never wise to kill your customer, if only because a dead one can't go shopping. That might appear

Markets

25 FEB 2011

Hogsback on the problems of hidden and transparent agendas

WHICH is worse, a hidden or a transparent agenda? That's a question Hogsback reckons the coal industry

Markets

18 FEB 2011
Hogsback explores irony in coal-fired power

Hogsback explores irony in coal-fired power

PITY the politicians. The poor darlings just don't know what to do with coal. One minute it's a friend,

Markets

11 FEB 2011
Hogsback kicks off with 'praise' for Bob Brown

Hogsback kicks off with 'praise' for Bob Brown

BOB Brown, the Australian Greens Senator, believes coal is the cause of extreme weather events. Hogsback,

Markets

04 FEB 2011
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence
Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation Excellence

Celebrating 50 Years of Sample Preparation

Rocklabs began exporting sample preparation equipment 50 years ago

SPONSORED

scott automation

How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year
How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year
How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved a Gold Mining Company $200K per Year

How Almatek 1233 Mine & Quarry Grease saved

Enhance performance and increase long term profitability to the mining industry!

Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution
Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution
Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite Cat Oil Solution

Hastings Deering's First Self-bunded onsite

In an initiative to find an environmentally responsible solution

SPONSORED

hastings deering

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

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

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)

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

'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

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

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

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

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