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29 June 2016
 


NRW clinches Middlemount contract


MINING contractor NRW Holdings’ wholly owned subsidiary, Action Drill & Blast has been awarded a contract to provide drilling and blasting services direct to Middlemount Coal at the Middlemount Coal mine in Queensland valued at approximately $25 million, over three years.
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BHP still committed to exploration


BHP Billiton Head of Geoscience Laura Tyler has told the Citigroup’s Mining Exploration Day in Sydney that it still sees exploration as a key source of value creation.
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China demand good news for met coal: report


BETTER Chinese demand and supply cuts are balancing met coal markets, according to research by broking house UBS.
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News Wrap


IN THIS morning’s News Wrap: Rio Tinto reduces exposure to 'tax havens'; Sotheby's to auction off world's biggest diamond; and Evolution Mining sticks focus on portfolio improvement.
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Greens decry Acland expansion


NEW Hope Corporation’s Acland coal mine expansion on the Darling Downs of Queensland threatens to eat up more prime farmland, according to the Greens Candidate for Groom Antonia van Geuns who outlined its coal policy in Toowoomba yesterday.
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Coal safety equipment provider CAB diversifies into solar


A RANDOM phone call from a Californian solar company two years ago has changed the fortunes of Pennsylvanian not-for-profit supply company CAB which developed revolutionary safety technology for the state’s once-prolific coal industry.
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Coal mining companies committed to Fitzroy water quality


THE collective efforts of coal mining companies like Peabody Energy and the BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance with the agricultural sector to maintain healthy waterways in Queensland’s Fitzroy catchment has achieved a good result for a second consecutive year, according to the Queensland Resources Council.
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Sponsored Content: Delivering reduced unit mining cost and improved resource recovery


THE Wirtgen Surface Miner is delivering reduced unit mining cost and improved resource recovery through a selective mining solution at working coal mines in Australia, the US and India.
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Baralaba North extension gets Qld govt approval


THE Queensland government has granted Cockatoo Coal an additional mining lease for its Baralaba North mine in the Bowen Basin.
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Wesfarmers seeks to lift Curragh to global best practice


AN intensive mining process, productivity and market utilisation review was undertaken on Wesfarmers Resources’ Curragh coal mine in Queensland based on global mining best practice.
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TerraCom announces new executive team


MONGOLIAN coal producer TerraCom’s newly appointed executive chairman Cameron McRae has assembled a new senior executive team.
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News Wrap


IN THIS morning’s News Wrap: BHP Billiton boosts exploration spending 29%; China says US protecting uncompetitive steel mills; and Evolution Mining may tie up with Northern Star.
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New UK guidance on gas detection


FOLLOWING the publication of important new guidance on confined space entry and a new standard for toxic gas detectors in the United Kingdom, the Gas Detection Zone at WWEM 2016 will be busier than ever, according to organizer Marcus Pattison.
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Obama suffers legal setback in war on fraccing


RULES and regulations in the US aimed at muzzling operators are facing setbacks, and while local communities in several states seek to secure control of fraccing approvals, US President Barack Obama has suffered a blow in the courts.
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Energy revolution questions abound


AUSTRALIAN Energy Market Commission chairman John Pierce has outlined the regulatory challenges raised by the energy revolution in consumer choices, specifically in renewables and electricity storage.
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Sponsored Content: Delivering reduced unit mining cost and improved resource recovery


THE Wirtgen Surface Miner is delivering reduced unit mining cost and improved resource recovery through a selective mining solution at working coal mines in Australia, the US and India.
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Brexit could wreak havoc on coal sector


THE UK’s historic vote to leave the European Union (EU) could have significant consequences not only throughout the UK and the EU, but also for Australian coal companies as commodity prices slip, according to legal advisory firm K & L Gates.
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Telstra targets mining


AUSTRALIA’S largest telcom firm Telstra has formed a mining services business that aims to provide communications and technological solutions to those working in the industry.
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Large ground fall at NSW mine


MINE operators have been warned to ensure that workers are trained to observe and understand the geological and geotechnical characteristics of their work environment after a large fall of ground (15-20 tonne) fell from an underground development face at a New South Wales mine.
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News Wrap


IN THIS morning’s News Wrap: Brexit vote shakes resource industry leaders; Mining giants to keep London digs after Brexit, former Rio Tinto boss says; and Changing of the guard of Perth CEOs.
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Cokal makes senior management changes


PETER Lynch will relinquish the CEO role of Cokal and focus on leading the board as non-executive chairman after Garry Kielenstyn was appointed as the company’s chief operating officer.
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Origin to expand Spring Gully CSG field


ORIGIN Energy and its partners in the Australia Pacific LNG project are looking to develop one of Queensland’s largest CSG fields in a bid to feed the hungry plants at Gladstone.
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Moon appointed to Qld disaster authority


FORMER Wallaby Brendan Moon has been appointed to the role of Queensland Reconstruction Authority CEO as the central Queensland coal fields brace for another cyclone season.
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HOGSBACK 
Hogsback and the traffic problem


EVER been caught in a traffic jam in Sydney? Hogsback can personally testify that it’s not much fun. And neither is coal facing a bottleneck at the Port of Newcastle.
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PROFESSIONAL PLACEMENTS 
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    COAL COMPANY ACTIVITY 
    BHP still committed to exploration


    BHP Billiton Head of Geoscience Laura Tyler has told the Citigroup’s Mining Exploration Day in Sydney that it still sees exploration as a key source of value creation.
    Full Story...


    MORE COAL COMPANY ACTIVITY

    Coal mining companies committed to Fitzroy water quality


    Baralaba North extension gets Qld govt approval


    Wesfarmers seeks to lift Curragh to global best practice


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    OEM/SUPPLIER ACTIVITY 
    NRW clinches Middlemount contract


    MINING contractor NRW Holdings’ wholly owned subsidiary, Action Drill & Blast has been awarded a contract to provide drilling and blasting services direct to Middlemount Coal at the Middlemount Coal mine in Queensland valued at approximately $25 million, over three years.
    Full Story...


    MORE OEM/SUPPLIER ACTIVITY

    Telstra targets mining


    Moon appointed to Qld disaster authority


    Explosives truck rolls over at Qld coal mine


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    COAL MARKETS 
    New UK guidance on gas detection


    FOLLOWING the publication of important new guidance on confined space entry and a new standard for toxic gas detectors in the United Kingdom, the Gas Detection Zone at WWEM 2016 will be busier than ever, according to organizer Marcus Pattison.
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    MORE COAL MARKETS

    Gas opens doors for coal suppliers


    Renewable costs set to plunge


    Hunter needs resilience to endure low coal prices


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    R & D 
    Search for Aussie energy tech innovators


    THE newly launched National Energy Resources Australia is looking for innovators who can enhance the competitiveness and efficiency of Australia’s energy resources industry via a competition for small to medium enterprises with less than 100 employees.
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    SAFETY AND HEALTH 
    Coal safety equipment provider CAB diversifies into solar


    A RANDOM phone call from a Californian solar company two years ago has changed the fortunes of Pennsylvanian not-for-profit supply company CAB which developed revolutionary safety technology for the state’s once-prolific coal industry.
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    MORE SAFETY AND HEALTH

    Large ground fall at NSW mine


    Coal dust is killing Lithgow miners: Greens


    Roof fall at Grosvenor


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    ENVIRONMENT 
    Greens decry Acland expansion


    NEW Hope Corporation’s Acland coal mine expansion on the Darling Downs of Queensland threatens to eat up more prime farmland, according to the Greens Candidate for Groom Antonia van Geuns who outlined its coal policy in Toowoomba yesterday.
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    MORE ENVIRONMENT

    Coal mining companies committed to Fitzroy water quality


    Energy revolution questions abound


    Major methane emitters named


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    EDUCATION 
    Call for abstracts for Coal 2017


    THE call for abstracts for the next Coal Operators’ Conference, Coal 2017, is now open and papers are being sought from all aspects of coal mining, both surface and underground, conference convenor Professor Naj Aziz said.
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    MORE EDUCATION

    Coal burst workshop to be held at UNSW


    Monash’s renewables move


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