Long-Airdox gets jump on major rival: Menzies - Part 1

A decade of upheaval in the world’s longwall equipment manufacturing industry has seen America’s Long-Airdox...

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31 MARCH 2000

MIM in complete control at Oaky North mine

MIM Holding’s Oaky North mine in Queensland’s Bowen Basin reached an important milestone in July this...

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31 MARCH 2000

Bailey sets new mark

WHAT is perhaps most remarkable about the day-to-day operations of the Bailey mine of Consol Energy in...

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31 MARCH 2000

Local mines spell out equipment needs

A NEW Australian company is banking on growth in the country’s underground coal industry, and acceptance...

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31 MARCH 2000

Leaky feeder provides mixed mine messages - Part 2

“We found that the leaky feeder is pretty ordinary in the sense that you’ve got 30m to transmit and 100m...

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31 MARCH 2000

Inbye entry works for US equipment maker

THE newest player in Australia’s longwall equipment market, Inbye Mining Services, is confident of continuing...

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31 MARCH 2000

DBT Australia to open new Queensland facility

THE Australian subsidiary of Germany’s major longwall equipment manufacturer, DBT, is scheduled to finish...

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31 MARCH 2000

Leaky feeder provides mixed mine messages - Part 1

Once considered the answer to many of the significant communications challenges facing underground coal...

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31 MARCH 2000

In-seam drilling feasible from surface says expert

In-seam drilling from underground for methane drainage and exploration has served Australian mines extremely...

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31 MARCH 2000

Roche eyes underground coal mining work

ROCHE Mining, part of the Downer Group, will step up efforts to enter the underground coal contracting...

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31 MARCH 2000

The Mihai & Jack Story

MIHAI Borsaru migrated from Romania over 20 years ago to further his scientific career in Australia....

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31 MARCH 2000

Newlands the stand-out mine of 1999

Once a struggling operation, the Newlands coal mine in central Queensland is the new record- holder of...

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27 MARCH 2000