Another rail record

QUEENSLAND Rail (QR) announced it had set another railings record for the Blackwater Corridor.

Markets

27 AUGUST 2001

Safety high on agenda for conference

MORE than 90 local check inspectors from coal mines across NSW attended a conference in Penrith to hear...

Sustainability

27 AUGUST 2001

Pinnock: Government coal tax hike a disgrace

COMMENT: Readers of this website who do not have a direct involvement in the Australian coal sector might...

Markets

27 AUGUST 2001

Queensland ports record growth

THE Ports Corporation of Queensland (PCQ) has posted record trade growth for the 2000-2001 year - the...

Markets

27 AUGUST 2001

Queensland cup teams eye national final

A COVETED prize for the job no one wants to do. By Ken Yarwood

Sustainability

27 AUGUST 2001

Second Ukrainian tragedy in three years

A METHANE explosion killed at least 36 miners at the Zasyadko mine in Donetsk, Ukraine, on August 20....

Sustainability

27 AUGUST 2001

Powercoal privatisation update

POWERCOAL workers last week rejected privatisation plans by the NSW government without written guarantees....

Markets

20 AUGUST 2001

Queensland longwall mine production disrupted

THREE of Queensland's longwall mines are currently struggling with geotechnical challenges.

Markets

20 AUGUST 2001

Centennial above budget for June quarter

PRODUCTION and sales for NSW coal miner Centennial during the June 2001 quarter showed an increase of...

Markets

20 AUGUST 2001

4th International Symposium, 'Roofbolting in Mining' Aachen, Germany

THE Institute of Mining Engineering at the Aachen University of Technology in Germany held its 4th International...

Markets

20 AUGUST 2001

Longwall research at CSIRO

SPEAKING at the 20th International Conference on Ground Control in Mining, in Morgantown, CSIRO's Mick...

Innovation

13 AUGUST 2001

Longwall mining stopped at Mine 84

US miner CONSOL has suspended mining at one of its subsidiaries because of equipment problems.

Markets

13 AUGUST 2001