Wednesday 28th Oct, 2020
A compliance enforcement blitz will target more than 300 high-risk workplaces to prevent the deadly lung disease silicosis.

Less dust and more lung checks for Queensland resources workers

Slashed mine dust limits and free, mandatory lung health checks are now in place to protect Queensland’s mine and quarry…
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Billion-dollar coal mine one step closer

A $1.5 billion coal mining project in Queensland’s Bowen Basin, which could provide up to 2350 jobs, has been declared…
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Queensland rolls out new coal mine safety regulations

New safety regulations for Queensland mine workers are set to come into effect next year to protect them from potentially…
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BHP to automate Goonyella Riverside coal mine

BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) has announced it will introduce autonomous trucks at the Goonyella Riverside coal mine in Queensland in…
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Fenner Dunlop has designed and manufactured a low-cost unloading station, built to receive and transport a variety of bulk materials from directly underneath a railcar.

New train unloader conveyor unveiled

Fenner Dunlop has designed and manufactured a low-cost unloading station, built to receive and transport a variety of bulk materials…
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BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance has awarded a $200 million two-year contract for mining services at its Goonyella Riverside coal mine in Queensland.

BMA awards $200M contract at Goonyella coal mine

BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) has awarded a two-year contract worth around $200 million for mining services at its Goonyella…
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21,000 new mining workers needed by 2024

Around 21,000 new employees will be needed in the mining industry by 2024, according to a new workforce forecasting report….
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A green technology company has developed technologies that can turn coal fly ash into building materials.

Coal fly ash recycled into building materials

A green technology company has developed technologies that can turn coal fly ash into building materials. The company, Vecor, has…
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India could become Australia’s next big coal export destination

A new report has outlined India’s potential as Australia’s next big coal export market, capable of creating at least 4000…
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