Alliance longwall mine closes

CONTRACT run punch longwall operation, Alliance, cut its last longwall coal in early January 2002. Bolt-up...

Mines

04 FEBRUARY 2002
DBT wins first complete longwall package

DBT wins first complete longwall package

DAYS before Christmas last year, DBT Australia won an order for a complete longwall system from Glennies...

Markets

04 FEBRUARY 2002

Students win prize for Sonic Storm

THE annual 2002 CMTE-Caterpillar Mining Equipment Design Challenge has been awarded to a group of students...

Sustainability

28 JANUARY 2002

Coal production up for MIM

DIVERSIFIED mining company MIM Holdings has reported higher coal output from the 75%-owned Oaky Creek...

Markets

28 JANUARY 2002

Centennial output up on Springvale inclusion

CENTENNIAL Coal production rose strongly year-on-year during the second quarter as its share of the Springvale...

Markets

28 JANUARY 2002

ExxonMobil to exit Colombian mine

IN the final chapter of the saga of oil majors exiting coal mining, US-based ExxonMobil is discussing...

Markets

28 JANUARY 2002

December quarter ends in strong month: Consol

US coal miner, Consol reported weak results for the months of October and November but an upturn in December....

Markets

28 JANUARY 2002

Cumnock Coal reports slow fourth quarter

PRODUCTION from the Cumnock longwall mine for the quarter ended December 2001 was lower than the same...

Markets

28 JANUARY 2002

Ventilation course offered online

THE Australian National Centre for Mine Ventilation (ANCMV) has announced it will offer its Diploma in...

Sustainability

21 JANUARY 2002

Conference to examine new coal preparation technology

THE 14th International Coal Preparation Congress (ICPC) will be held for the first time in Johannesburg,...

Markets

21 JANUARY 2002

US mining deaths down to record low

DURING 2001, mining deaths fell to a historic low in the United States, despite the deaths of 13 people...

Sustainability

21 JANUARY 2002

Coal 2002 colloquium shaping up to be big event

THE upcoming Coal 2002 Colloquium, jointly organised by AusIMM, NSW Mine Managers Association and the...

Markets

21 JANUARY 2002