Breathing simulator could save lives

Breathing simulator could save lives

THE development of a breathing device which will be used to train underground miners in emergency situations...

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27 JUNE 2008
Fosterville miners head home

Fosterville miners head home

GOLD play Perseverance Corporation reported this morning the miners involved in last Thursday's Fosterville...

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24 DECEMBER 2007
Mining technology and funding collide

Mining technology and funding collide

Vehicle collision avoidance systems have become hot new items for companies adding technologies to their...

Supply Side

18 APRIL 2007
Moranbah North miner killed

Moranbah North miner killed

A MINER at Anglo Coal's Moranbah North longwall mine was killed Monday after being trapped between underground...

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10 APRIL 2007
GI back into the fray

GI back into the fray

AN INDUCTION program that aims to decrease the duplication in induction training being delivered on Queensland...

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05 APRIL 2007
Russian mine blast kills 78

Russian mine blast kills 78

A METHANE explosion killed 78 people and left 47 others trapped down a Russian longwall mine on Monday,...

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20 MARCH 2007
Fortescue launches own inquiry

Fortescue launches own inquiry

FORTESCUE Metals Group has launched its own inquiry to find out if it could have handled Cyclone George...

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13 MARCH 2007
ConsMin, Alcoa garner safety awards

ConsMin, Alcoa garner safety awards

CONSOLIDATED Minerals has taken top honours for its improvements to the drill rig and work procedures...

Leadership

13 MARCH 2007
Risk takers lured toward mining industry

Risk takers lured toward mining industry

THE mining industry attracts workers who tend to be risk takers, and considering the already volatile...

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22 JANUARY 2007
BHPB pursued over Ok Tedi mess

BHPB pursued over Ok Tedi mess

PAPUA New Guinea lawyer Camillus Narokobi has reportedly launched an "audacious" law suit against BHP...

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18 JANUARY 2007
Fatality at Perilya's Broken Hill mine

Fatality at Perilya's Broken Hill mine

AN UNDERGROUND operator has been killed in an accident at Perilya's Broken Hill operation in New South...

Base metals

10 JANUARY 2007
Zinifex linked to lead-zinc levels

Zinifex linked to lead-zinc levels

BASE metals producer Zinifex is offering free blood tests to residents in the Queensland town of Karumba...

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08 JANUARY 2007