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Beirut explosion warning for Qld mines, quarries

Premium Content Beirut explosion warning for Qld mines, quarries

Main source of Beirut blast an essential component of explosives used in mining.

Unacceptable ‘level of risk’ in open cut gas management

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Inspectorate raises alarm after five substandard condition practices issued this...

WATCH: Miners’ union strips off in cheeky new campaign

Premium Content WATCH: Miners’ union strips off in cheeky new campaign

Union exposes workers in TV campaign coming to Mackay screens.

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.

Full list: Specialist workers exempt from border closure

Premium Content Full list: Specialist workers exempt from border closure

Only a ‘very small number’ of FIFO workers will be classified

Inspectorate under fire for failure to share safety records

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Chief inspector of mines grilled during Coal Mining Board of Inquiry.

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.

Mining giant’s Bowen Basin sites weather COVID storm

Premium Content Mining giant’s Bowen Basin sites weather COVID storm

FULL YEAR RESULTS: Record production achieved at several mines.

Explained: Status of 7 major Bowen Basin mines

Premium Content Explained: Status of 7 major Bowen Basin mines

Could fast tracking these mines be the key to solving the jobs shortage?

Resource sector injects billions into CQ communities

Premium Content Resource sector injects billions into CQ communities

FULL LIST: Find out how much the industry spends in your region.

Mackay business unveils groundbreaking mine blast tech

Premium Content Mackay business unveils groundbreaking mine blast tech

‘It’s a game changer as far as drill and blast operations are concerned’

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

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Mackay-based company lands major Carmichael mine contract.

‘A kick in the guts’: Cruel blow for sacked CQ miner

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Labour hire worker, 64, says his treatment at mine was ‘deadset wrong’.

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.

Timeline of tragedy in Bowen Basin mines

Premium Content Timeline of tragedy in Bowen Basin mines

Queensland’s mining industry has been plagued by tragedy over the past two years.

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