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

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

Newlands confirms impressive year

The Joint Coal Board’s official Australian longwall mine production statistics may be a month or so away...

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24 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

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

BHP future underground

BHP steel and energy chief Bob Kirkby has foreshadowed sweeping changes to the company’s operational...

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24 JANUARY 2000

US coal output steady

The USA’s Energy Information Administration has put out preliminary statistics which suggest the country’s...

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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

$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

Fox snares mine contract

Fox Conveyors & Materials Handling Pty Ltd has snared its first major longwall mine conveyor maintenance...

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10 JANUARY 2000

Longwall recovery on track

Longwall recovery operations at Oaky North may allow the mine to recommence production earlier than anticipated....

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10 JANUARY 2000

Miner hit on two fronts

The promise of a secure and predictable Native Title system emanating from Prime Minister John Howard's...

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10 JANUARY 2000