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‘Smoke screen’: Union slams response to explosion findings

Premium Content ‘Smoke screen’: Union slams response to explosion findings

Anglo American says it has invested $60 million in safety initiatives across its...

The ‘inspiring’ true heroes of the Grosvenor mine disaster

Premium Content The ‘inspiring’ true heroes of the Grosvenor mine disaster

In the face of danger, courageous men and women immediately helped

Grosvenor mine explosion exposes Qld mining’s toxic culture

Premium Content Grosvenor mine explosion exposes Qld mining’s toxic culture

The inquiry also found production and safety bonuses may lead to an under-reporting...

Report reveals likely cause of Grosvenor mine disaster

Premium Content Report reveals likely cause of Grosvenor mine disaster

The board of inquiry has revealed what sparked two ‘pressure waves’ that left five...

Managers exposed Grosvenor miners to ‘unacceptable risk’

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The scathing report found there was a ‘strong correlation’ between the mine’s...

What to know about scoring a BMA apprenticeship in 2022

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Jayda Flynn has no regrets after swapping her medical engineering studies for an...

Mining giant switches to seven-day payment terms

Premium Content Mining giant switches to seven-day payment terms

One Mackay business owner said the move would set a new standard for the...

Ignition incident halts operations at CQ underground mine

Premium Content Ignition incident halts operations at CQ underground mine

An internal probe has been launched and the industry regulator is investigating the...

Leadership shake-up hits embattled CQ explosion mine

Premium Content Leadership shake-up hits embattled CQ explosion mine

The change at the top coincided with the restart of mining development at the site...

Whopping value METS sector contributes nation’s prosperity

Premium Content Whopping value METS sector contributes nation’s prosperity

Australia’s mining and METS sector underpinned an estimated 1.13 million full-time...

Cause of shocking CQ mine workshop collapse revealed

Premium Content Cause of shocking CQ mine workshop collapse revealed

Several people were lucky to escape after a portable workshop they were working in...

Longwall operations restart at evacuated CQ mine

Premium Content Longwall operations restart at evacuated CQ mine

Production is expected to ramp up over coming weeks after the site was evacuated in...

Man suffers facial injuries in CQ mine truck rollover

Premium Content Man suffers facial injuries in CQ mine truck rollover

Emergency services have arrived at the scene of a reported mine truck rollover at a...

Mastermyne books hit $1bn with Emerald mine contract

Premium Content Mastermyne books hit $1bn with Emerald mine contract

The hard coking coal operation will employ 180 people and produce 1.4 million...

Mine report to lift lid on explosion cause, labour hire

Premium Content Mine report to lift lid on explosion cause, labour hire

Queensland’s mines minister has kept tight-lipped

FULL LIST: All the winners from the 2021 RIN awards

Premium Content FULL LIST: All the winners from the 2021 RIN awards

A mobile, remote-operated hot wash truck was among the standouts at this year’s...

CQ underground mine extension to support 600 full time jobs

Premium Content CQ underground mine extension to support 600 full time jobs

If approved, the controversial project would continue to produce about 4.5m tonnes...

Fundraiser to help end ‘macho mentality out at the mines’

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A Mackay miner is forging ahead with his successful mental health movement, with...

‘The older miners would be rolling in their graves’

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“People see that, and they’re not game to talk..."

Experts sought in Bravus alleged environment breach probe

Premium Content Experts sought in Bravus alleged environment breach probe

A Bravus spokeswoman said the Carmichael project had some of the ‘strictest...

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