South Bulga set to start INS trial work

ALREADY one of the most automated longwall mines in Australia, the South Bulga mine in the New South...

Markets

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

Combination proves alluring for mines

BY combining three very different companies, Sydney�based contracting firm, Longwall Haul, says it is...

Markets

10 SEPTEMBER 2000

Longwall health: Is it time for a check-up?

If you are having problems with your longwall it may be time to conduct an honest appraisal of the real...

Markets

10 SEPTEMBER 2000

Obstacles fail to stop mine’s record run

Technical problems have not stopped South Africa�s Matla mine from becoming arguably the world�s best-performed...

Markets

10 SEPTEMBER 2000

Mine production surges despite technical hiccups

Many Australian mines are now considered to be on a par with their American counterparts.

Markets

10 SEPTEMBER 2000

Study to focus on self-rescuer care

CONFUSION about the care and maintenance of oxygen self-rescuers recently erupted in the USA when Drager...

Sustainability

10 SEPTEMBER 2000

Goonyella development on track

WITH 70% of the Goonyella exploration adit project completed, BHP Coal is edging closer to giving the...

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

QCT bows out

Once major shareholder Santos accepted the revised Metcoal offer for its 36.4% holding in QCT Resources,...

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

Fluor third quarter profit slips

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

Markets

04 SEPTEMBER 2000