The Next Generation Cat MD6310 drill has joined the fleet of Coldwell Drilling Co at the South Walker Creek coal mine in Queensland’s Isaac region.
Glencore has reached 10 years without a lost time injury (LTI) at the Mangoola thermal coal handling and preparation plant (CHPP) in New South Wales.
Being exposed to dust is part of everyday life in mining – one needs to know how to protect their health if they don’t want to suffer from miners lung disease, emphysema, difficulty in breathing or cancer after years of work.
The New South Wales mining sector has experienced a steady increase in serious injuries, mostly at underground mines.
OZ Minerals has signed an agreement with Safescape to trial a Bortana electric underground light vehicle at the Prominent Hill copper-gold mine in South Australia.