Bathurst said business from a demand perspective had been relatively unaffected by COVID-19.
Overburden removal was again ahead of forecast.
By October the Pike River mine site should be handed over to the NZ Department of Conservation.
The recovery operation has not been without its challenges.
The battery acid sprayed onto the right side of his body and face.
Billed as the largest dozer in the southern hemispere.
The ban on Australian coking coal sales into China has led to high import prices.
Martha and Golden Point underground developments progressing.
Financially the pandemic has had a relatively minimal impact on its domestic business.
Negotiations are focused on cutting the high transmission costs the smelter pays to Transpower.
The worker was taken to the local hospital.
Permits clearing the way for life-extending expansion works received.