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Adios Austar | The Coal Face

As Yancoals Austar Coal Mine suspends production and transitions to care and maintenance operations, we take a look at the long history of the last coal-producing mine in the Cessnock area. On 15 April 1916 surface operations commenced at Pelton Colliery in the South Maitland Coalfields. Over the next 104 years, various operations of both underground and open cut mining were conducted at ...

Austar Coal Mine | Major Projects - Department of

2020-6-11Austar Coal Mine Mod 1 - Administrative View the Mod 1 - Administrative Project Determination The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land and pays respect to all Elders past, present and future. Department of Planning, Industry and Environment ...

Austar Coal Mine Pty Limited | LinkedIn

Austar Coal Mine Pty Limited | 127 followers on LinkedIn | Austar Coal Mine Pty Limited is a Mining and Metals company located in Middle Road, PAXTON, NSW, Australia.

Austar Coal Mine Pty Limited - ABN, ACN, Business

Austar Coal Mine Pty Limited is a limited by shares, Australian proprietary company. This corporation was registered on 2004-11-23 and was issued with the 111910822 ACN. Its Australian Business Number is 67111910822. Since 2013-03-11, the company is headquartered in NSW, post code 2000.

Adios Austar The Coal Face

As Yancoals Austar Coal Mine suspends production and transitions to care and maintenance operations, we take a look at the long history of the last coal-producing mine in the Cessnock area. On 15 April 1916 surface operations commenced at Pelton Colliery in the South Maitland Coalfields. Over the next 104 years, various operations of both

Geotechnical Considerations for Longwall Top Coal

2018-4-18Austar Coal mine, an underground coal mine located appr oximately 8 km south of Cessnock in the Lower Hunter Valley, NSW refer to Figure 1. The mine is an amalgamation of the former Ellalong, Pelton, Cessnock No.1 and Bellbird South Collieries and

Coal mine suspends production and invites volunteers

1 China-headquartered Yancoal Australia will suspend production at its Austar Coal Mine in Paxton, 60km west of Newcastle. The proponent confirmed its decision to put operations on care and maintenance from March 31 means it will need to transfer or sack 93 surplus workers to cut costs.

INVESTIGATION INFORMATION RELEASE High potential

2016-12-12The mine . Austar Coal Mine Austar is a deep underground coal mine located near Paxton about 10 kilometres south west of Cessnock in the Hunter Valley, NSW. Production in the Greta seam 4m thick is achieved using the Longwall mining method and bolter-miners used for roadway development. The mine produced 1.64 Mt of raw coal in 2013-14. iii

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2020-6-8Austar Gas through its owners and principal associates, has a competitive advantage with its unique, proven and truly integrated geoscience and engineering techniques to solve various production, coal mine degassing, drilling, completion and production problems for commercialisation of many fields and coal mine safety as well as to improve the ...

Two miners killed in wall collapse at Austar coalmine

Two coal miners have been killed in an underground mine collapse in the New South Wales Hunter Valley. They were working 500 metres below the surface and 10km along the Austar coalmine

Austar Coal Mine Pty Limited | LinkedIn

2020-5-28Austar Coal Mine Pty Limited | 129 followers on LinkedIn | Austar Coal Mine Pty Limited is a Mining and Metals company located in Middle Road, PAXTON, NSW, Australia.

1.2.2.1.8 Austar Coal Mine | Bioregional Assessments

Austar Coal Mine is an amalgamation of several older mines Bellbird, Pelton-Ellalong, Southland and operates within a number of mining leases as shown in Figure 7 under 12 separate development consents issued by Cessnock City Council between 1974 and 2002 Austar, 2015a, p. 1.

Austar Coal Mine extension approved

The Department of Planning and Environment has approved an application to expand mining at Austar Coal Mine near Cessnock, to allow extraction of an additional three underground longwall panels. The Department has approved the project subject to strict conditions.

Community Consultative Committee Details

2020-5-6Austar Coal Mine still faces some challenges with geological faults and avoidance of coal burst incidents, which has impacted on the Bellbird South Area and Stage 3 progress and seen a reduction in the workforce. The committee remains supportive of the Austar mine and personnel and will continue a watching brief on its future.

Brent Nolan - Newcastle, Australia | Professional

Mineworker at Austar coal mine Newcastle, Australia

Two men die after wall collapses at Yancoals Austar

The men, aged 35 and 49, were working with five others about 500 metres below the surface when a wall collapsed about 900pm AEST yesterday at the Yancoal-owned Austar coal mine at Paxton, south ...

Investigation reports - NSW Resources and Geoscience

2020-7-7Austar coal mine, Paxton, NSW Hunter Valley Investigation report Extract of consultants report on double fatality at Austar Coal Mine. IIR14-02 D11 dozer slides into an unmarked test hole on a bench 18 November 2013 Bengalla mine, Upper Hunter Valley NSW - -

Austar Coal Mine Enhance Emergency Preparedness

Austar Coal Mine, owned by the Chinese Yancoal group operates a top coal caving longwall coal mine near Cessnock, NSW, Australia. Austar has expanded the initial fleet of ICCL cap lamps by 136 ...

Geotechnical Considerations for Longwall Top Coal

Austar Coal Mine has had a long association with difficult strata control conditions associated with depth of mining and a highly jointedcleated coal seam. Poor longwall face conditions, cyclic loading, heavy tailgate roadway conditions and difficulties in maintaining stable roadways on development at 5.2 m let alone the geotechnical ...

Yancoal prepares to resume production at Australian Austar ...

2018-8-7Yancoal is preparing to resume production at the 2 million mtyear semi-hard coking coal mine Austar in New South Wales Australia after work at the mine was halted early July following a dispute with

John Thomas - Electrician - Austar Coal Mine | LinkedIn

Electrician at Austar Coal Mine Newcastle, Australia

Union chief concerned on Austar mine - SMH.com.au

A prominent union official has raised concerns about the chequered past of Yancoals underground Austar coal operations in the Hunter Valley, after a mine collapse killed two men on Tuesday.

Austar gets the thumbs up, ready for ramp-up ...

A 57 million infrastructure upgrade has been approved at Yancoal Australia s Austar mine as it prepares to ramp up for longwall top coal caving LTCC mining later this month. Austar senior site executive Greig Duncan told International Longwall News the mine also received approvals to extract up to 6.5m of coal using the LTCC method.

Double fatality at Austar Coal Mine on 15 April 2014 -

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