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500 JOBS: Miner mulls over CQ metallurgical project

premium_icon 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_icon ‘Huge impact’: Miner sacks 230 Mastermyne workers

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

Grosvenor miners injured in blast take steps to recovery

premium_icon Grosvenor miners injured in blast take steps to recovery

The four men have been in hospital since the May 6 disaster.

200 jobs on offer at Adani coal contract

premium_icon 200 jobs on offer at Adani coal contract

Mackay-based company lands major Carmichael mine contract.

Coal price pain compounded by China tension: Economist

premium_icon Coal price pain compounded by China tension: Economist

How Aus-China tensions could impact country’s recovery.

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

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

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

‘It’s quiet’: Falling coal prices hit Mackay businesses

premium_icon ‘It’s quiet’: Falling coal prices hit Mackay businesses

‘I don’t think we have seen the worst of it.’

Anglo flags ongoing combustion risk at Grosvenor mine

premium_icon Anglo flags ongoing combustion risk at Grosvenor mine

Second blast believed to have occurred only a month after the Grosvenor...

Jobs on offer as driverless trucks expand to second mine

premium_icon Jobs on offer as driverless trucks expand to second mine

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

CQ mine takeover promises 200 new jobs

premium_icon CQ mine takeover promises 200 new jobs

The project is expected to be up and running within 18 months.

Timeline of tragedy in Bowen Basin mines

premium_icon Timeline of tragedy in Bowen Basin mines

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

Year on from Middlemount tragedy: Report sheds new light

premium_icon Year on from Middlemount tragedy: Report sheds new light

MINE TRAGEDY: What happened to David Routledge?

Free lung health checks for mine, quarry workers

premium_icon Free lung health checks for mine, quarry workers

‘Mandatory screening is critical for early detection.’

Adani lands conservation area ‘126 times’ bigger than mine

premium_icon Adani lands conservation area ‘126 times’ bigger than mine

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

Grosvenor Mine inquiry board member steps down

premium_icon Grosvenor Mine inquiry board member steps down

The request was made by lawyers for Anglo coal mines.

No clear end to mining giant’s work from home plan

premium_icon No clear end to mining giant’s work from home plan

Workers were ordered off sites in April. When will they return?

State targets ‘green economy’ with $10m new minerals boost

premium_icon State targets ‘green economy’ with $10m new minerals boost

Premier says COVID-19 has accelerated demand for new minerals.

Mining giant’s $2.3m funding boost to Mackay METS

premium_icon Mining giant’s $2.3m funding boost to Mackay METS

Cash splash set to supercharge impact of region’s new resources hub

CQ mine ramps up to full production, employs 430

premium_icon CQ mine ramps up to full production, employs 430

The Bowen Basin mine was officially opened less than a year ago.

When production could start on $1.5B CQ mega mine

premium_icon When production could start on $1.5B CQ mega mine

The project could support up to 2350 jobs if approved.

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