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Mine safety: Disasters, tragedies and triumphs of 2020

Premium Content Mine safety: Disasters, tragedies and triumphs of 2020

It has been a year of incredible highs and lows for Queensland mining.

Mining's deadly flaws revealed during board of inquiry

Premium Content Mining's deadly flaws revealed during board of inquiry

REVEALED: Findings and recommendations from public hearings

Huge project pipeline delivers massive job opportunities

Premium Content Huge project pipeline delivers massive job opportunities

FULL LIST: Nine major projects will generate the need for more than 4200 workers...

Coal royalties to fall by 53 per cent this financial year

Premium Content Coal royalties to fall by 53 per cent this financial year

Queensland Budget: How COVID-19 has depleted state coffers.

New childcare places to curb shortage in CQ mining town

Premium Content New childcare places to curb shortage in CQ mining town

A generous benefactor has boosted kindergarten and childcare options

There’s no doubt we are on Labor’s radar this election

Premium Content There’s no doubt we are on Labor’s radar this election

It shouldn’t take an election for red-tape reforms in the mining industry but it...

New Adani royalty deal details to remain a secret

Premium Content New Adani royalty deal details to remain a secret

‘Adani will pay every dollar in royalties that they have to pay’

APPROVED: New $1b coal mine to create 1000 local jobs

Premium Content APPROVED: New $1b coal mine to create 1000 local jobs

EARLY works can begin immediately but it’s expected core construction activities at...

Tech game changer for underground longwall mines

Premium Content Tech game changer for underground longwall mines

The wireless device was produced in Mackay and the company is already planning to...

Inspectorate wraps up North Goonyella mine fire probe

Premium Content Inspectorate wraps up North Goonyella mine fire probe

It has been two years since the devastating underground fire.

MINE INQUIRY: Anglo reveals why it uses labour hire

Premium Content MINE INQUIRY: Anglo reveals why it uses labour hire

Public hearings as part of the inquiry are entering the third week.

Resource industry urges govt to copy WA recovery plan

Premium Content Resource industry urges govt to copy WA recovery plan

The State Government needs to ‘do more’ for mining industry.

Methane gas ignition at second CQ mine

Premium Content Methane gas ignition at second CQ mine

The mining company has described it as a ‘localised’ incident.

The fight to save mining ghost town from bulldozers

Premium Content The fight to save mining ghost town from bulldozers

Town’s ‘longest serving resident’ fears she will be forced out.

Miner’s death could have happened one of four ways

Premium Content Miner’s death could have happened one of four ways

'It is likely he has tripped or slipped and ended up where he ended up'

500 JOBS: Miner mulls over CQ metallurgical project

Premium Content 500 JOBS: Miner mulls over CQ metallurgical project

PLUS FULL LIST: Where the jobs could be if mine projects are fast-tracked

‘Huge impact’: Miner sacks 230 Mastermyne workers

Premium Content ‘Huge impact’: Miner sacks 230 Mastermyne workers

$20 million contract not renewed in major blow for workers.

200 jobs on offer at Adani coal contract

Premium Content 200 jobs on offer at Adani coal contract

Mackay-based company lands major Carmichael mine contract.

Jobs on offer as driverless trucks expand to second mine

Premium Content Jobs on offer as driverless trucks expand to second mine

The full rollout of 34 trucks will be completed by late 2021.

Adani lands conservation area ‘126 times’ bigger than mine

Premium Content Adani lands conservation area ‘126 times’ bigger than mine

It is one of the largest privately managed conservation areas in Qld

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