Arch pulling longwall from Mountain Laurel

Arch pulling longwall from Mountain Laurel

US loses another longwall from national count as Appalachian mine transitions

Life-cycle / End of li...

19 NOVEMBER 2019
Famur longwall system for Indonesian coal mine

Famur longwall system for Indonesian coal mine

Famur Group has signed a contract for delivery of a longwall system to PT Gerbang Daya Mandiri

Development

15 NOVEMBER 2019
ExScan laser scanner racking up users

ExScan laser scanner racking up users

A CSIRO-developed flameproof laser scanner is picking up users in Australia and China

Technology / innovation

05 NOVEMBER 2019
Longwall starts up at Southern Kuzbass

Longwall starts up at Southern Kuzbass

It is Mechel's second longwall launch at the Russia complex in as many months

Fleet

08 OCTOBER 2019
Bzie-Dębina now open

Bzie-Dębina now open

JSW mine is Poland's first new mine in 25 years

Development

27 SEPTEMBER 2019
Caterpillar advancing its longwall line

Caterpillar advancing its longwall line

OEM's new AFC, roof support control additions in the spotlight

Technology / innovation

23 AUGUST 2019
Anglo to build a more high-tech Aquila

Anglo to build a more high-tech Aquila

It wants to make it one of the most technologically advanced underground mines in the world

North Goonyella putting air behind ventilation plan

North Goonyella putting air behind ventilation plan

Peabody Australia taking next step to reopening of mine

Development

30 MAY 2019
Calandra closes deal for Classic Conveyor

Calandra closes deal for Classic Conveyor

Transaction signed off after two months

Transport

07 MAY 2019
Peabody gives look into North Goonyella fire findings

Peabody gives look into North Goonyella fire findings

Miner cites longwall move as trigger point for changing gas levels that preceded incident

UNSW investigates protecting wetlands from UG mining

UNSW investigates protecting wetlands from UG mining

Engineers at UNSW want to learn more about the impact of coal mining on wetlands

Natural resources

26 MARCH 2019
Arch confirms new Appalachian coal mine

Arch confirms new Appalachian coal mine

Leer South in West Virginia, US, to be near-twin of existing Leer longwall operation

Development

20 FEBRUARY 2019