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

Mines taking on new methane gas research

Mines taking on new methane gas research

Three-year projects at US university will examine ventilation and fire hazard mitigation

Innovation

01 AUGUST 2018
The research teams

WVU teams get funding for methane, ground control research

WVU researchers have received funding for work on longwall methane and ground control studies

International Centre of Excellence on Coal Mine Methane opens

International Centre of Excellence on Coal Mine Methane opens

The International Centre of Excellence on Coal Mine Methane has been opened in Katowice, Poland

Coal

12 JUNE 2017
New methane detector

New methane detector

Crowcon has released the next generation Laser Methane mini gas detector.

Sustainability

13 OCTOBER 2016
Durr installs largest ventilation

Durr installs largest ventilation

Project completed at Gaohe coal mine in China

Development

18 SEPTEMBER 2015
Crowcon's LMm rolled out

Crowcon's LMm rolled out

Crowcon's LMm portable methane-detection device has been rolled out following the successful completion...

Sustainability

25 MARCH 2015
MSHA adds tools to track violations

MSHA adds tools to track violations

MSHA has launched two online tools to assist in tracking standard violations associated with mining deaths...

Sustainability

02 MARCH 2015
Aggreko generates power from Sibanye's methane

Aggreko generates power from Sibanye's methane

Aggreko allowed Sibanye Gold to produce electricity from the methane produced at its Beatrix mine

Logistics

09 FEBRUARY 2015
CRCMining seeks interest for drilling technology

CRCMining seeks interest for drilling technology

CRCMining is seeking expressions of interest in utilising, licensing, partnering or acquiring the tight...

Development

21 JANUARY 2015
MSHA announces August impact inspection results

MSHA announces August impact inspection results

The MSHA has announced that federal inspectors issued 131 citations and 11 orders during special impact...

Coal

25 SEPTEMBER 2014
Crowcon announces portable gas bump tester

Crowcon announces portable gas bump tester

A new portable gas solution for bump testing is now available from Crowcon, a gas detection specialist...

Equipment

03 JULY 2014