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Mine bans Jack3d supplement

Story Published: 13 Jan 2012

THE pre-training supplement known as Jack3d has been banned at a Bowen Basin mine after reports workers were using the...

Mine workers to strike again

Story Published: 5 Apr 2012

WORKERS at seven BHP Bowen Basin coalmines look to strike again in protest against the company's latest enterprise...

Coalminer strike could last a week

Story Published: 28 Mar 2012

THE coalminer strike that threatens to hobble BHP Billiton’s Bowen Basin operations could last a week if nothing...

Massive mining growth in store

Story Published: 3 Jan 2012

GET ready for the next mining boom because it's on its way.

BHP's coal supplies facing delays

Story Published: 5 Apr 2012

EVEN with Central Queensland miners returning to the coalface, BHP cannot promise its international customers their coal...

Business short of skilled crew

Story Published: 17 Dec 2011

BUSINESSES throughout the Bowen Basin are struggling to find qualified staff, but will importing skilled workers from...

Anglo still powering on: outgoing chief executive

Story Published: 20 Feb 2013

OUTGOING Anglo American executive Cynthia Carroll reportedly celebrated 1200 job cuts she said helped make Anglo’s mines...

Full steam ahead at Pacific National Coal train facility

Story Published: 21 Nov 2012

WHILE short-term projects in the Bowen Basin have slowed, longer-term development is steaming ahead.

Union confirms 231 of BMA's 700 cuts to go from Blackwater

Story Published: 24 Sep 2014

10am: ONE of Australia’s largest coal miners has given Central Queensland town Blackwater one of its biggest...

CQ BHP Billiton mine breaks records

Story Published: 22 Oct 2013

A RECORD breaking three months for a Central Queensland BHP Billiton coal mine is a dose of good news, even as the...

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