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Coal, Lignite & CSG/CBM
A series of four workshops on risk assessment for a re-entry into the Pike River coal mine will be held this month, and they will be open to the public.
Downer has renewed a mining contract, this time for a big coal operation in south-east Queensland.
Bathurst had a stronger year but the shadow of a High Court ruling halted the immediate idea of a shareholder dividend.
The Pike River Recovery Agency is now recruiting a team of experienced coal miners to assist with the quest of recovering the remains of miners who perished eight years ago.
The chief executive of Bathurst Resources has told the South Island media that the High Court ruling for a payment of $US40 million against it was not a threat to the company’s viability.
The damaged Pike River coal mine may be deemed a crime scene through police involvement as the re-entry proposal advances.
Just when Bathurst Resources was moving into stronger production it received a negative High Court judgement.
Bathurst Resources’ June quarter report details a maiden dividend to the BT Mining joint venture and an awaited High Court decision on a party claiming a large payment.
A Perth-listed coal explorer has received a significant sum of money from Bathurst Resources to undertake work on a coking coal joint venture in Canada.
The Pike River mine recovery agency has seen its Minister Andrew Little sign off on three possible options for mine re-entry.