Rookie operators sees excavator topple

Rookie operators sees excavator topple

The relatively inexperienced operator was not injured and extricated unassisted.

Sustainability

18 MARCH 2021
Broadmeadow East development decision by H2

Broadmeadow East development decision by H2

Broadmeadow East is in a premier mining region, close to infrastructure.

Development

18 MARCH 2021
Yancoal operating costs likely to rise in 2021

Yancoal operating costs likely to rise in 2021

Unit costs had benefited from lower diesel prices and deferred costs in 2020.

Excavator fire causes operator to jump for his life

Excavator fire causes operator to jump for his life

The operator did not have time to activate the fire suppression system.

Sustainability

17 MARCH 2021
Oaky Creek rehab receives Qld govt certification

Oaky Creek rehab receives Qld govt certification

This is the fifth successful certification application in the past three years by a Glencore site.

Sustainability

16 MARCH 2021
King's reign is over at Terracom

King's reign is over at Terracom

Executive deputy chairman Craig Ransley will become executive chairman.

Investment

16 MARCH 2021
NSW announces coal health surveillance scheme

NSW announces coal health surveillance scheme

The review would build on NSW's approach to health issues in the coal mining industry.

Sustainability

15 MARCH 2021
Serious internal injuries for worker pinned by CM boom

Serious internal injuries for worker pinned by CM boom

The miner slewed to the left, which caused the boom of the miner to move in a sideways direction.

Sustainability

15 MARCH 2021
Stacker stacks with vehicle after moving

Stacker stacks with vehicle after moving

The NSW Resources Regulator said the operator was uninjured.

Sustainability

12 MARCH 2021
Personnel evacuated after NSW coal mine roof fall

Personnel evacuated after NSW coal mine roof fall

The fall was in an outbye area of the mine and extended into the cut-through.

Sustainability

12 MARCH 2021
'Dingo' gives full 3D reading of core samples

'Dingo' gives full 3D reading of core samples

This technology is revolutionary and a first for Australia.

Innovation

12 MARCH 2021
New approach developed for pillar stability in deeper Aussie coal mines

New approach developed for pillar stability in deeper Aussie coal mines

Australian mines generally require wider barrier pillars to protect the main roadways.