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Narrabri longwall maintains impressive production profile

EVEN though Whitehaven Coal’s Narrabri longwall mine in New South Wales has to compete for capital with the company’s newer projects such as Vickery and Winchester South projects it continues to operate efficiently and be a major coal provider in the Gunnedah Basin.

In the first half of 2022-23 Narrabri’s managed run-of-mine production reached 3.6 million tonnes of coal.

In the first half of 2022-23 Narrabri’s managed run-of-mine production reached 3.6 million tonnes of coal.

Narrabri longwall superintendent Mitchell Royall told the Longwall 2023 conference that the mine's longwall had been performing well despite encountering occasional difficult conditions. "We've got...

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