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How Does Retreat Long Wall Mining Work

Explanation of Longwall mining

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Underground Coal Mining Overview By Joy Mining

An Excellent overview of underground mining techniques for U/G coal Mining

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The future of mining is already here

A glimpse of what the future holds by looking into what we have already

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Coal + Iron Ore = Steel

Where does all this Metallurgical Coal and Iron Ore go, what happens to it next?

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3D Seismic Exploration to find Hidden Treasures

To find hidden resources deep within the earths crust, 3D Seismic technology is used to locate the best spots.

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Where did it all come from?

Fossil fuels come from the ground, but how were they created and when?

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The Birth of a RH340

From port to pit, the birth of one of the most iconic mining machines in Australian Mining

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Explanation of how High Wall Mining works

High Wall miners are an excellent way to continue pulling coal once your pit depth reaches the viability depth.

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EOI Final Trim Grader Operator
We are currently seeking expressions of interests from experienced grader operators for tailings dam project in Boddington.

Supervisor Warehouse
Reporting to the Superintendent Warehousing, within the Warehousing & Inventory team this role is responsible for the operation of the Warehouse to provide materials to site customers safely

Kalgoorlie Technician Maintenance
Nickel West Kalgoorlie is seeking three (3) experienced Maintenance Technicians (Mechanical Fitter's) to join the MN20 Services Workshop Mechanical Maintenance team

Excavator Operator
The team at Stellar Workforce would like to hear from experienced coal mining Excavator Operators

Experienced Dump Truck Operator
The team at Stellar Workforce would like to hear from experienced Coal Mining Dump Truck & Loader Operators. You will be working with our highly reputable client based out of Dysart.

Union Calling On Large Companies To Offer More Apprenticeships
It is believed by the Australian Manufacturing Workers’ Union state official, Jason Lund, that unless major employers like mining companies offer more programs to train new workers for permanent ....

Tasmania's Henty Mine Pours Its First Bars Of Gold
The first gold has been poured at the Henty Gold mine on Tasmania’s west coast since it has returned to production. The mine returned to production last year when it was bought by ....

Deal Between Alcoa And AGL To Keep Portland Plant Operating
A generous new electricity supply deal with AGL has come through with Alcoa’s Portland aluminium smelter, ensuring the troubled plant is likely to stay open. Alcoa and AGL reached an agreement ....

WA Uranium Mine Gets Government Approval
Canadian mining company Cameco’s Yeelirrie uranium project in the Western Australia’s mid-west has been approved by the West Australian government. Last August the Environmental Protection ....

Petrol Prices Jump Due To Reduced Production In Crude Oil
Premium fuel prices have jumped to as high as 166.9 cents per litre in Mudgee due to a reduction in crude oil production. The cheapest price for unleaded in Mudgee according to the state ....

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