Death mine re-entry too risky, says Solid Energy

Death mine re-entry too risky, says Solid Energy

SOLID Energy will not re-enter the Pike River mine drift in New Zealand where 29 miners lost their lives...

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06 NOVEMBER 2014
Solid starts plugging Pike River vent shaft

Solid starts plugging Pike River vent shaft

SOLID Energy has begun work to plug the ventilation shaft at the former Pike River mine in New Zealand...

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15 NOVEMBER 2013
No manslaughter charges against Pike River

No manslaughter charges against Pike River

NEW ZEALAND police will not lay any individual criminal charges over the Pike River Mine disaster.

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19 JULY 2013
Scathing final judgment on Pike River blast

Scathing final judgment on Pike River blast

THE Pike River Coal mine should not have been in operation when it exploded in 2010, killing 29 workers,...

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07 MAY 2013
Pike River report finds no one accountable

Pike River report finds no one accountable

AN INDEPENDENT report ordered to see if any New Zealand government employees were to blame for the 2010...

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12 APRIL 2013
Sealing of Pike River imminent: report

Sealing of Pike River imminent: report

EFFORTS to seal a section of the Pike River mine could begin again as early as this month in an attempt...

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05 JANUARY 2012
Pike's troubled safety culture

Pike's troubled safety culture

PIKE River Coal's safety and training manager Neville Rockhouse resigned twice from his role prior to...

Leadership

06 DECEMBER 2011
Whittall departs Pike

Whittall departs Pike

THE face of the Pike River mine tragedy, Peter Whittall, is officially no longer Pike River Coal's boss...

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02 DECEMBER 2011
I was sharing my hope: Whittall

I was sharing my hope: Whittall

PIKE River Coal chief executive officer Peter Whittall has defended criticisms over his involvement in...

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26 SEPTEMBER 2011
Pike River survivor thought he would die

Pike River survivor thought he would die

DAMAGING new evidence into the rescue mission at the Pike River coal mine in New Zealand has emerged...

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07 SEPTEMBER 2011
Solid seeks best Pike River outcomes

Solid seeks best Pike River outcomes

SOLID Energy is concerned about the outcomes if a "speculator" acquires Pike River Coal as it reaffirms...

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06 MAY 2011
Pike River assets in demand

Pike River assets in demand

POTENTIAL buyers have approached Pike River Coal's receivers as they continue to pursue big insurance...

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17 FEBRUARY 2011