A visiting American mine boss says doing the "little things" well can produce a better big picture.
One of the most impressive creations is the mine’s culture of continuous improvement. “We believe that
HOWEVER, he warned that slab steel was a relatively thin market. "In the next five years, there is probably
In-seam drilling from underground for methane drainage and exploration has served Australian mines extremely
ROCHE Mining, part of the Downer Group, will step up efforts to enter the underground coal contracting
SINCE mining operations recommenced in June 1999 at the old Gretley mine, in the New South Wales Hunter
Mine planning for longwall operations will never be the same again. Dogged by depressed coal prices,
WHAT is perhaps most remarkable about the day-to-day operations of the Bailey mine of Consol Energy in
SANDVIK Mining & Construction president Anders Ilstam says the company will remain an active participant
“Over the last two years our company has designed and implemented an economic planning approach to several
After a couple of years spent licking their wounds, the steelmaking "wannabees" are back.
MIM HOLDINGS' unit Mount Isa Mines has ordered two new Atlas Copco underground production drills, including
More than 300km of underground tunnels are developed each year in Australia's longwall coal mines. The