Activity at Grasstrees suggests project is progressing

SEVERAL signs indicate that work has begun in earnest things at the Grasstrees longwall mine project...

Mines

16 APRIL 2001

Queensland coal statistics - December 2000 quarter

CALENDAR 2000 was a record year for Queensland coal production, exports and productivity, according to...

Markets

16 APRIL 2001

JCB wound up

LEGISLATION passed last week will see the Joint Coal Board separated from Commonwealth involvement and...

Markets

16 APRIL 2001

Geotech forum achieved initial goals

THE outcome of the two-day workshop between local and international geotechnical professionals was broad...

Innovation

16 APRIL 2001

Centennial to undertake capital raising

CENTENNIAL Coal Company hopes to raise $40 million to restructure its balance sheet following last year's...

Markets

09 APRIL 2001

Heating temporarily closes United

ELEVATED levels of hydrogen caused the temporary closure of Glencore's United bord and pillar operation...

Mines

09 APRIL 2001

General coal industry overview

JOHN T Boyd opens first Australian office; Nardell produces first coal; and more.

Markets

09 APRIL 2001

Automating a longwall

ACARP'S longwall automation project continues to progress with the main research providers now selected....

Innovation

09 APRIL 2001

Colrok creditors offered 16.3c in the dollar

JOINT administrator David Leigh has proposed a deed of company arrangement for contractor Colrok Australia,...

Markets

09 APRIL 2001

Overview of the 4th annual Australian Longwall Mining summit

SOME 150 operators, miners, consultants, suppliers and OEMs gathered at Yeppoon in Queensland in late...

Markets

09 APRIL 2001

DBT to purchase Long-Airdox

IN a move of major significance to Australia's longwall mining industry, leading German equipment manufacturer,...

Markets

04 APRIL 2001

How good are Australia's top coal producers?

WHAT is the significance of being the biggest coal mine in Australia? Not much according to the latest...

Markets

02 APRIL 2001