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Grosvenor Coal Mine Mining Technology Mining News and

Dec 16, 2020· Grosvenor Coal Mine is located in the Moranbah region of Queensland, Australia. It is a greenfield metallurgical coal project being developed by Anglo American with an investment of $1.95bn. The mine is estimated to produce seven million tonnes of run-of-mine coal per year.

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Grosvenor Underground Coal Mine Execution

Develop an underground longwall metallurgical coal mine to produce up to 7 Mtpa of run-of-mine coal to become about 5 Mtpa of exportable coking coal. Ensure minimal impact on production at the existing Moranbah North mine, while using its coal preparation plant,

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Coal mining safety inquiry finds inspectors hard to retain

Dec 18, 2020· Anglo American's Grosvenor underground coal mine at Moranbah in central Queensland.(ABC News: Jemima Burt)Automation part of the solution. In a statement, Mines Minister Scott Stewart said the

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Grosvenor mine shut down again a month after explosion

Jun 08, 2020· New fears of an underground explosion surfaced at the weekend after gas levels began to rise at Anglo American's Grosvenor Coal Mine near Moranbah.

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Anglo American to cut 100 jobs from Grosvenor mine after

Mining firm Anglo American has confirmed it will slash 100 jobs from its Grosvenor coal mine in central Queensland, as the mining union warns sacked workers could be left without redundancy packages.

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Major Mines & Projects Grosvenor Mine

May 12, 2020· Grosvenor Mine is an underground longwall mine operation. Development roadways are mined 3.7m high by 5.4m wide. Two roadways are mined with cross access roads every 125m so the longwall can be adequately operated and maintained.

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Mining's deadly flaws revealed during board of inquiry

Dec 16, 2020· Former Mines Minister Anthony Lynham announced the Coal Mining Board of Inquiry in the wake of the Grosvenor mine disaster, which left five workers with horrific burns injuries.

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Grosvenor mine Peeling back the onion Mine Safety News

Jun 10, 2020· Grosvenor in itself is a marginally gassy mine by Australian coal mining standards with around 2 cubic metres of methane a tonne (area dependent) however, it has been fraught with high gas incidents for several years.

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Anglo American Grosvenor Mine Explosion Mine Safety News

Jun 10, 2020· What caused the mine explosion at the Anglo American Grosvenor mine? It’s still too early to say. There are several potential sources of ignitions in underground coal mines including frictional ignition from several sources, other sources of ignitions could include electrical equipment although most equipment used in underground coal mines is well protected.

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Anglo American to cut 100 jobs from Grosvenor mine after

Mining firm Anglo American has confirmed it will slash 100 jobs from its Grosvenor coal mine in central Queensland, as the mining union warns sacked workers could be left without redundancy packages.

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Safety concerns as gas levels increase at Grosvenor mine

The CFMEU said workers at all three Anglo American underground coal mines in Central Queensland have expressed fears for their safety since the Grosvenor explosion. CFMEU Mining and Energy

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Grosvenor Mine workforce update Anglo American Australia

“As the largest underground coal miner in Australia, we are uniquely positioned to leverage our own data and technology to transform the way we analyse data to drive safer operations, better decisions and achieve mining excellence. The first priority for this centre will be in underground operations gas and ventilation management.

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Grosvenor Mine statement Anglo American Australia

Jun 29, 2020· Underground mining is technically complex and highly regulated, with the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act enabling a high level of oversight and scrutiny of operations by the Queensland Mines Inspectorate and union statutory officials. Grosvenor Mine

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Grosvenor accident triggers probe into underground coal

The Queensland Government has appointed a mine safety board of inquiry to investigate more than 40 methane gas incidents in Queensland’s underground coal mines since mid-2019. The inquiry follows the underground gas explosion at Anglo American’s Grosvenor mine near Moranbah on May 6, which put five miners in hospital.

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Mining's deadly flaws revealed during board of inquiry

Dec 16, 2020· Former Mines Minister Anthony Lynham announced the Coal Mining Board of Inquiry in the wake of the Grosvenor mine disaster, which left five workers with horrific burns injuries.

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Grosvenor coal oxidation under control Australian Mining

Jul 03, 2020· Anglo American suspects a “brief ignition event” occurred in the Grosvenor underground coal mine in Queensland during June, in addition to the blast that injured five people earlier in the year.

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Queensland mine explosion: Cause of blast that left five

Five miners have suffered horrific burns in a gas blast at an underground coal mine in central Queensland. Anglo American’s Grosvenor Coal Mine at Moranbah will remain closed to inspectors until

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Mine Record Entry

Mine Name Mine ID Operator Activity Type Region Activity Date Grosvenor Coal Mine M102976 Anglo Coal (Grosvenor Management) Pty Ltd Inspection Central 08/02/2017 Vision: Our Industries Free of Safety and Health Incidents Mine Record Entry This report forms part of the Mine Record under s68 of the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999.

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Anglo, Glencore rapped over methane safety standards

Dec 17, 2020· Resource giants Anglo American and Glencore had shortfalls in managing potentially disastrous methane explosions in their underground coal mines, according to a Queensland safety inquiry. The 294

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What we do Anglo American Australia

The Grosvenor metallurgical coal mine in Queensland, Australia, produced its first longwall coal in May 2016, seven months ahead of schedule and more than $100 million under its total capital budget. The site is located approximately 190 kilometres south-west of Mackay, and uses the longwall mining method to mine coal with an anticipated mine

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Anglo American suspends Grosvenor mine Australian Mining

May 07, 2020· The Grosvenor mine is a longwall metallurgical coal operation that was established in 2016. To keep up to date with Australian Mining, subscribe to

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Grosvenor mine explosion details emerging Mine Safety News

safety of coal mine workers is of critical importance at all times.” The families of the mineworkers deserve an objective response to why operations at the Grosvenor mine were not “halted” by Queensland Government mines inspectors so that gas could be managed effectively.

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FACT SHEET DECEMBER 2011 GROSVENOR OUR

GROSVENOR Greenfield project Grosvenor forms a major part of Anglo American’s strategy to triple metallurgical coal production from our Australian assets by 2020. GROSVENOR FACT SHEET DECEMBER 2011 Overview of Moranbah North mine from the coal handling and preparation plant OUR AUSTRALIAN COAL OPERATIONS • Grosvenor is a 100% owned

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