Where to for Yancoal?

Where to for Yancoal?

Big issues for coal miners to consider.

Sustainability

01 JUNE 2021
Rain takes its toll on Yancoal production

Rain takes its toll on Yancoal production

Revision to the mine plans, the timing and the type of coal produced are affecting operating costs.

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.

Palmer CQ proposal gets one step closer to approval

Palmer CQ proposal gets one step closer to approval

It will consist of two open-cut mine pits using conventional truck and shovel methods.

Sustainability

02 MARCH 2021
Yancoal to close Austar

Yancoal to close Austar

The mine employed 137 people before going on to care and maintenance.

Sustainability

02 MARCH 2021
Approval paves way for Moolarben underground infrastructure

Approval paves way for Moolarben underground infrastructure

The modification approval involves construction and operation of a remote services infrastructure.

Development

12 FEBRUARY 2021
Stratford beset by rain and geotech problems

Stratford beset by rain and geotech problems

Lower feed rates and yield from the processing plant were linked to the high-ash coal feed.

Geomechanics / Ground ...

12 FEBRUARY 2021
Yancoal ready to pick up quality coal assets left by other companies

Yancoal ready to pick up quality coal assets left by other companies

Yancoal is willing to invest in the Australian coal industry as domestic funding declines.

Investment

04 FEBRUARY 2021
Middlemount ups production despite weather and smaller fleet

Middlemount ups production despite weather and smaller fleet

The mine's December quarterly run-of-mine production came to 1.3Mt.

Operational Excellence

02 FEBRUARY 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
Yancoal reaches target despite weather and pandemic challenges

Yancoal reaches target despite weather and pandemic challenges

The pandemic and potential for wet weather are circumstances that should carry over into 2021.

Operational Excellence

20 JANUARY 2021
 Regulator pursuing prosecution of Moolarben over flyrock incident

Regulator pursuing prosecution of Moolarben over flyrock incident

The alleged offences have a maximum penalty of $1.5 million.

Sustainability

08 JANUARY 2021