Coal's kicking goals

Coal's kicking goals

NSW coal exports on track for a record.

Sustainability

04 JANUARY 2020
Drones and VR adapted for underground safety

Drones and VR adapted for underground safety

This put them in a virtual world that feels very real where they would have to pick up instruments.

Innovation

31 OCTOBER 2019
Clarence clinches Western rescue comp

Clarence clinches Western rescue comp

Teams tackled a number of emergency and rescue situations including underground search and rescue.

Sustainability

28 AUGUST 2019
Appin wins Illawarra rescue comp

Appin wins Illawarra rescue comp

Competitions aim to be realistic and truly test the skills of brigades in high pressure situations....

Sustainability

21 AUGUST 2019
Newcastle brigadesmen test team work skills in emergency event

Newcastle brigadesmen test team work skills in emergency event

Teams were formed as they arrived at the designated site.

Sustainability

28 JUNE 2019
NSW coal jobs grow to 22,000

NSW coal jobs grow to 22,000

There were more than 3130 additional coal mining jobs created between the end of 2016 and 2019.

Sustainability

21 JUNE 2019
Mandalong takes out first aid championship

Mandalong takes out first aid championship

Ten teams from across the NSW coal industry competed in the competition.

Sustainability

29 MAY 2019
Hogsback on lifting underground coal mining in the premier state

Hogsback on lifting underground coal mining in the premier state

Despite the decline in underground production, employment numbers remained stable at 7253.

Hogsback

05 APRIL 2019
More NSW coal mined from open cut

More NSW coal mined from open cut

For the 12 months to December, NSW produced a total of 256,211,000 tonnes of raw coal.

Investment

01 APRIL 2019
Health and safety trust calls for ideas

Health and safety trust calls for ideas

The trust supported the Australian coal mining industry by funding safety projects and research.

Sustainability

18 MARCH 2019
Ulan surface team comes up trumps in first aid comp

Ulan surface team comes up trumps in first aid comp

Centennial Coal's Springvale team was awarded the trophy for the theory component.

Sustainability

21 DECEMBER 2018
Saunders still rescuing underground after 40 years

Saunders still rescuing underground after 40 years

Saunders has participated in about 35 local mines rescue competitions over the years.

Sustainability

29 AUGUST 2018