Hire ambitions

Hire ambitions

INDIGENOUS communities can offer a ready supply of workers but miners need to be sensitive to these communities�...

Markets

14 MAY 2007
Coal miners pledge $1b to clean coal

Coal miners pledge $1b to clean coal

THE Australian coal mining industry has announced it will invest $1 billion in clean coal technology...

Markets

14 MAY 2007
Aussie safety firsts at Austar

Aussie safety firsts at Austar

BESIDES employing LTCC technology, Austar has also put itself on the cutting edge of new safety technology....

Markets

11 MAY 2007

Rio’s next ruler

TOM Albanese sees challenges rather than a poisoned chalice in his new role as head of Rio Tinto. By...

Markets

11 MAY 2007
New director for Safe Effect

New director for Safe Effect

ADVANCED braking systems manufacturer Safe Effect Technologies has announced the appointment of Ken Johnsen...

Markets

11 MAY 2007

Anvil Hill bashing continues

CENTENNIAL Coal has again defended its proposed Anvil Hill coal mine in New South Wales after Greens...

Markets

10 MAY 2007

Rio scotches BHP bid rumours

RUMOURS of a $100 billion takeover bid for Rio Tinto by mining goliath BHP Billiton have been scotched...

Markets

10 MAY 2007

Engineering reshuffle for Peabody

PEABODY Energy has appointed a new vice-president to head up the global delivery of its engineering,...

Company Activity

10 MAY 2007
Conveyor installation, cleanliness and utilisation key

Conveyor installation, cleanliness and utilisation key

CONVEYOR equipment sizes that would have been regarded as the stuff of Star Wars just a few years ago...

Markets

10 MAY 2007

White Energy gets BHP funding

BHP Billiton has agreed to provide White Energy with a $US35 million, seven-year unsecured convertible...

Markets

10 MAY 2007
Reaching untapped resources

Reaching untapped resources

AS Australia�s big resource deposits are being mined out and new discoveries are in decline, a national...

Markets

09 MAY 2007
BMA orders new simulators

BMA orders new simulators

QUEENSLAND coal producer BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance has ordered three new Advanced Equipment Simulators...

Markets

09 MAY 2007