A dump truck at an open cut mine in New South Wales has dropped at least a metre into the ground due to a dump wall failure.
Coronado Global Resources has suspended all tyre and wheel rim fitting activities at the Curragh mine in Queensland’s Bowen Basin following an incident last week.
Queensland police, the Queensland Mines Inspectorate (QMI) and other relevant authorities have attended the Curragh coal mine near Blackwater, Queensland following an incident involving a contract worker.
Safe to Work is proud to announce the finalists for next month’s Australian Mining Prospect Awards in Brisbane.
The practical design partnership between the Thiess Mt Owen team and Nivek tackled the weighty challenge of tooling – specifically the issues fitters had handling heavy tools for long periods in often cramped conditions.
In aligning the Mt Owen coal mine with NSW Minerals Council ‘Reshape’ vision, one team member shed 59 kilograms in one year.
Thiess Mt Owen coal operation has participated in a voluntary health program, designed to improve the mine’s baseline health score in line the NSW Mineral Councils (NSWMC) vision of ‘one kilo at a time, one miner at a time, one year at a time’.