Southland camera to offer glimpse underground

SOUTHLAND’S fate may become a little clearer in less than two weeks when a $150,000 bore is drilled into the mine’s main tunnel to allow a camera to assess the damage to longwall mining equipment.

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The camera, along with gas and heat detection monitors, is expected to be lowered 600m to determine the extent of fire damage.

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