United Wambo JV to improve strip ratios: Kellow

United Wambo JV to improve strip ratios: Kellow

The JV enhanced coal quality and offered the opportunity to extend the life of the surface mine.

Geomechanics / Ground ...

17 FEBRUARY 2020
News Wrap

News Wrap

Anglo American boss eyes 'healthy' coal exit.

Investment

17 FEBRUARY 2020
Cokal calling for mining and transport tenders

Cokal calling for mining and transport tenders

Contractors will be required to provide their own infrastructure and facilities on site.

Development

14 FEBRUARY 2020
Chief scientist sees carbon capture and storage as critical

Chief scientist sees carbon capture and storage as critical

Producing hydrogen from fossil fuel using steam methane reforming is commercially mature.

Sustainability

14 FEBRUARY 2020
Coal mine ventilation a breath of fresh air

Coal mine ventilation a breath of fresh air

Operating "downdraft" discharge systems allows fast purging of dust affected internal environments.

Sustainability

14 FEBRUARY 2020
Curragh to resume full operations 34 days after fatality

Curragh to resume full operations 34 days after fatality

A return to work plan would ensure tyre work was resumed in a safe and controlled manner.

Operational Excellence

14 FEBRUARY 2020
Maintenance and inventory draw-downs weigh on Illawarra Met Coal result

Maintenance and inventory draw-downs weigh on Illawarra Met Coal result

Sustaining capital expenditure increased by $49 million in H1 FY20 to $105 million.

Operational Excellence

14 FEBRUARY 2020
Coal's allies emerge from cover

Coal's allies emerge from cover

There will be a lot more politicians not toeing the party line when it comes to the issue of coal.

Hogsback

14 FEBRUARY 2020
Faulty park brake poses risk for LHD

Faulty park brake poses risk for LHD

When the operator released the foot brake, the machine rolled backwards.

Sustainability

14 FEBRUARY 2020
NSW targets self-escape systems

NSW targets self-escape systems

It will have multiple focus areas including the selection of self-worn breathing apparatus.

Sustainability

14 FEBRUARY 2020
Bowen Basin maintains its met coal export mantle

Bowen Basin maintains its met coal export mantle

Queensland has just under 63 billion tonnes of thermal and metallurgical raw coal in situ.

Investment

14 FEBRUARY 2020
News Wrap

News Wrap

Flood sweeps Sandfire's DeGrussa mine.

Investment

14 FEBRUARY 2020