Dollar dampens MIM's productivity boost

MIM Holdings' half-yearly results suggest the group is finally realising some of the benefits of stringent...

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14 FEBRUARY 2000

Moranbah North hiccups

After a slow start-up since relocating to a new panel in December/January, Shell Coal's Moranbah North...

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14 FEBRUARY 2000

A different view on longwall geomechanics

by Ross Seedsman, Seedsman Geotechnics Recent work on longwall face weightings and longwalls in general...

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07 FEBRUARY 2000

Ampcontrol chief honoured

Alan Broome, managing director of Newcastle electrical equipment company Ampcontrol, was awarded the...

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07 FEBRUARY 2000

Newlands development on track

As well as setting the pace for other Australian longwall mines in overall production terms, Newlands...

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07 FEBRUARY 2000

Summit to feature US case studies

Highlights of the upcoming 3rd Annual Australian Longwall Mining Summit at Yeppoon, Queensland, will...

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07 FEBRUARY 2000

Henry Walker Eltin snares first mine contract

Henry Walker Eltin (HWE) has won the contract to carry out 9km of underground mains development at the...

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31 JANUARY 2000

Small invention could have big impact

A locally developed conveyor idler bearing monitor could play a significant part in improving conveyor...

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24 JANUARY 2000

CONSOL works hard to stay in shape

The USA’s largest operator of longwall mines has signalled it will aggressively acquire "weaker" coal...

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24 JANUARY 2000

Southern shearer set for a spell

Boart Longyear will next month take advantage of a longwall move at Capcoal’s Southern colliery in central...

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24 JANUARY 2000

$26m reclaimer for Port Waratah

Work is underway on a $26 million reclaimer being built by VA-Eimco — part of Sandvik Mining & Construction...

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24 JANUARY 2000

Southland's output black gold for Gympie

After a long period dragging its heels on the share market, Gympie Gold Ltd looks like it has finally...

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24 JANUARY 2000