Combination proves alluring for mines

BY combining three very different companies, Sydney´┐Żbased contracting firm, Longwall Haul, says it is...

Markets

10 SEPTEMBER 2000

Crinum surges to new record output mark

THE Crinum mine in central Queensland broke an Australian weekly production record in August with total...

Markets

10 SEPTEMBER 2000

Specialist service providers make their mark

Underground coal mines may be shying away from full mining contracts, but opportunities abound for specialist,...

Markets

10 SEPTEMBER 2000

Longwall Associates signals longer-term commitment

US-BASED Longwall Associates plans to open an Australian manufacturing facility in Mackay, Queensland....

OEMs and Suppliers

10 SEPTEMBER 2000

Specialist service providers make their mark ... Part 2

Contractors cutting coal in older underground mines like Southern Colliery is still rare, and the CFMEU...

Markets

10 SEPTEMBER 2000

Port of Brisbane - July shipping figures

July tonnages over 12% down on July 1999.

Markets

04 SEPTEMBER 2000

New underground coal auger put through its paces

Trials of a prototype auger in South Africa's Matla Mine are progressing well.

Markets

04 SEPTEMBER 2000

BHP and Mitsubishi launch bid for QCT

Rationalisation of the Australian coal industry continues with the long anticipated move by BHP and Mitsubishi...

Markets

04 SEPTEMBER 2000

Quilting a Super model of the Bowen

A new ACARP project is attempting to put together the data from several mine sites in Queensland's Bowen...

Innovation

04 SEPTEMBER 2000

Fluor third quarter profit slips

Fluor has announced net earnings for the fiscal third quarter of $33.3 million

Markets

04 SEPTEMBER 2000

MIM back in the black

MIM Holdings has posted a $111 million operating profit for the year ended June, up from a $38.4 million...

Markets

04 SEPTEMBER 2000

West Virginia coal industry buoyant

Despite a drop in production, West Virginia's coal industry remains very productive.

Markets

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