Leaner, greener basin - Bowen Basin in Focus

ENVIRONMENTALLY-friendly thermal coals may become the new focus for central Queensland coal developers....

Markets

22 JULY 2002

Consol cuts production, warns profits down

US COAL giant Consol Energy has revised its profit forecasts and warned dividends will be halved after...

Markets

22 JULY 2002

More tragedy for Chinese coal mines

FIVE miners were reported killed and three injured in an underground coal mine gas explosion on July...

Sustainability

22 JULY 2002
New lab turns up heat on sponcom

New lab turns up heat on sponcom

FOR the first time, mining undergraduates at the University of Queensland have the unique opportunity...

Sustainability

22 JULY 2002

P105 begins to deliver returns for UK Coal

A MAJOR process of driving down unit costs, called Project 105, is sweeping through UK Coal with the...

Markets

22 JULY 2002

UK Coal's Selby complex to close

THE fate of the Selby mine complex was confirmed last week by UK Coal's announcement that mining was...

Markets

22 JULY 2002

First DBT 2m shields scheduled for US mine

AFTER the successful showing of the DBT prototype 2m shield at the MINExpo show in Las Vegas in 2000,...

OEMs and Suppliers

15 JULY 2002

Mining industry urged to put safety first

THREE recent fatalities in the mining industry and a spate of serious accidents and incidents in the...

Sustainability

15 JULY 2002

Sustainability is key for future of NSW mining

SPEAKING at an environmental workshop in Dubbo recently, Carolyn Bloch, Acting Director-General of the...

Markets

15 JULY 2002

QR hauls record coal tonnage in 2002

INTEGRATED government-owned rail operation, Queensland Rail (QR) railed 135 million tonnes of coal in...

Markets

15 JULY 2002

Tahmoor produces record tonnage

AUSTRAL Coal has reported a record first half production figure of 1.23 million tonnes from its Tahmoor...

Markets

15 JULY 2002

Wyee longwall mine closes

THE closure of Powercoal�s Wyee mine near Newcastle in NSW earlier this month looks set to be final,...

Markets

15 JULY 2002