Our underground health and safety, productivity and environment initiatives include strengthening ventilation and gas management technology, minimising risks from fires and explosions, advancing emergency response technologies, reducing operating costs and improving reliability of subsidence predictions.
Major Project (2 Reports)
|Author: David Hainsworth, David Reid, Con Caris, JC Ralston, CO Hargrave, Ron McPhee, IN Hutchinson, A Strange, C Wesner | CSIRO |
This report covers a nominal two-year extension to the Major Longwall Automation Project (C10100). This report presents work programs undertaken, results achieved against the original goals and subsequently re-scoped goals and recommendations for further work. This document is the final .... read more
|Author: Mick Kelly, David Hainsworth, David Reid, Con Caris, Patrick Humphries, Jonathon Ralston, Chad Hargrace, Fusheng Li, Brett Poulsen, Ian Hutchinson, Hua Guo, Hal Gurgenci, Graham Brooker | CSIRO Exploration & Mining, CRCMining |
The three-year $4.31m ACARP Major Longwall Automation project is complete. This report presents work programs undertaken, results achieved against original and re-scoped goals and recommendations for future work.
In general the major contributions of the project to longwall mining .... read more