Renewables jobs can't replace coal mining

Renewables jobs can't replace coal mining

Can installing a wind turbine really offer an alternative career path to mining specialists?

Hogsback

28 JANUARY 2021
More miners to get out of coal: WoodMac

More miners to get out of coal: WoodMac

Energy companies would continue to lead the way in divestment and diversification.

Investment

28 JANUARY 2021
Advisory panel joins chorus against Dendrobium extension

Advisory panel joins chorus against Dendrobium extension

Its representatives were also critical of the timeframe allowed for analysis of the proposal.

Sustainability

28 JANUARY 2021
Bearing failure causes conveyor fire

Bearing failure causes conveyor fire

The mine's management identified that a bearing failed prematurely.

Sustainability

28 JANUARY 2021
Near miss of tragedy after ballast placed in wrong borehole

Near miss of tragedy after ballast placed in wrong borehole

The lock on the borehole access was not properly closed.

Sustainability

28 JANUARY 2021
News Wrap

News Wrap

Australian miners poised to gain from Biden's energy makeover.

Investment

28 JANUARY 2021
No joy in wash up after truck rolls away

No joy in wash up after truck rolls away

It has been identified that the park brake had not been applied.

Sustainability

27 JANUARY 2021
Tahmoor South extension proposal encounters local opposition

Tahmoor South extension proposal encounters local opposition

The Tahmoor South Project has been subjected to rigorous community consultation processes.

Sustainability

27 JANUARY 2021
Moolarben underground compensates for open cut shortfall

Moolarben underground compensates for open cut shortfall

Good mining conditions and strong production rates from the underground provided a positive offset.

Operational Excellence

27 JANUARY 2021
Sprained ankle while trying to dodge chain in longwall mine

Sprained ankle while trying to dodge chain in longwall mine

The energy release was due to not engaging the slow runner correctly.

Sustainability

27 JANUARY 2021
Aussie coal exports surge 26%

Aussie coal exports surge 26%

Coal was worth $3.7 billion to the Australian economy in December alone.

Investment

27 JANUARY 2021
News Wrap

News Wrap

Gold giant's boss declares office era over.

Investment

27 JANUARY 2021