Hogsback wishes Clive Palmer, and his new investors, the best of luck

IT might be a case of fourth time lucky this week for Clive Palmer if he successfully raises a targeted

Markets

03 JUN 2011

Hogsback explores the wacky world of ambit claims

Q: WHAT's the difference between Qantas engineers and far left politicians? A: Nothing. They both make

Markets

27 MAY 2011

Hogsback on the Whitehaven sale flop

NO ONE knows precisely why Australia's Whitehaven Coal failed to sell itself after a seven month worldwide

Markets

20 MAY 2011

Hogsback on the budget and the importance of being black

IT ain't easy being green in a country which Hogsback reckons is getting blacker by the day.

Hogsback

13 MAY 2011
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Can off site storage and treatment of tailings standardise tailings management

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Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.
Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.
Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.

Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's

through the launch of a 'Moments of Mader' competition

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mader group

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Hogsback on winners and losers from dollar moves

THE dollar giveth and the dollar taketh away. Hogsback is not quoting from any religious text, merely

Markets

06 MAY 2011

Hogsback on the brave new (high-priced) world of Jeremy Grantham

THE earth wobbled this week for Hogsback, and not in an earthquake sort of way. It wobbled because he

Markets

29 APR 2011

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
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next

Epiroc continues to lead on the surface drill automation front

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Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors
Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors
Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors

Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors

Gold miner's IR chief talks about dispelling myths, ESG and discovering a sense of identity

Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania
Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania
Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania

Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania

Mine highwall scaler could be a 'game changer'

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epiroc

It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing
It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing
It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing

It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable

It's the little things in life that count

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chesterton

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

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.

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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'

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

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
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus
Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Tailings Management Comes Back into Focus

Can off site storage and treatment of tailings standardise tailings management

SPONSORED

mclanahan

Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.
Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.
Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's 15 year anniversary.

Mader Group is proud to celebrate the company's

through the launch of a 'Moments of Mader' competition

SPONSORED

mader group

 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY
 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY
 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR MINER SAFETY

Applying decades of experience with today's advancements in technology

SPONSORED

strata worldwide

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels
Drill automation leader unlocks door to next benefit levels

Drill automation leader unlocks door to next

Epiroc continues to lead on the surface drill automation front

SPONSORED

epiroc

Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors
Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors
Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors

Polymetal's Monakhov courts generalist investors

Gold miner's IR chief talks about dispelling myths, ESG and discovering a sense of identity

Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania
Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania
Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania

Hammers set to scale new heights in Tasmania

Mine highwall scaler could be a 'game changer'

SPONSORED

epiroc

It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing
It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing
It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable mining & ore processing

It's All About The Seal: Solutions for reliable

It's the little things in life that count

SPONSORED

chesterton

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

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)

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

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

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

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

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