FreightCorp hauls in new record

FreightCorp hauled a record 85.5 million tonnes of bulk products in 1998-99, including a new benchmark...

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10 JANUARY 2000

Shell gears mine for coal sales surges

Quality coal, flexible work practices and low-cost output have positioned Moranbah North to exploit windows...

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30 MARCH 1999

Filter slashes particulate emissions

A MELBOURNE-based firm is promising coal miners a cleaner, safer and healthier working environment. The...

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30 MARCH 1999

Boral test focus shifts to new Shell mine - Part 2

Another factor inhibiting shotcrete use for primary support was the flat roof shape preferred in coal...

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30 MARCH 1999

When IS is not safe - Part 3

Both SIMTARS and Londonderry are currently participating in the international certification scheme for...

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30 MARCH 1999

BHP's Mitchell: life at the margins - Part 2

“My focus has always been one of change management. I try to make people understand that because times...

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30 MARCH 1999

BHP high-achiever sets sights on consistency - Part 1

Having exceeded its calendar 1998 output target, Crinum is looking for a steady performance this year....

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30 MARCH 1999

Voith couples with Joy

SMOOTHER, trouble-free start-ups for new generation, high-capacity armoured face conveyors are said to...

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30 MARCH 1999

Newson Moranbah North's 'can do' man

AFTER three years at Moranbah North, Steve Newson, a self-confessed “boring middle-aged mining engineer”,...

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30 MARCH 1999

MIM production accent shifts to underground operations

At December’s official opening of the $153 million Newlands underground mine, an upbeat prediction from...

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30 MARCH 1999

High-capacity mines point to industry's future

Bigger, new generation longwalls continue to improve the economic argument for underground coal mining....

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30 MARCH 1999

HORTA performance 'exceeds expectations'

NAVIGATION technology adapted from the aerospace and land military industries to mining continues to...

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30 MARCH 1999