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Curragh

Dec 09, 2020
Jobs to flow as Curragh boosts mining fleet

Jobs to flow as Curragh boosts mining fleet

Golding Contractors is bringing a fifth and sixth mining fleet online at the Curragh coal mine near Blackwater, generating about 150 new jobs. The additional fleet was set to include Hitachi EX5600 and EX3600 excavators and 13 Hitachi EH4000 trucks, along with ancillary plant, the company said. It follows a letter of direction from mine… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, ...

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Oct 22, 2020
Bumper quarter for Curragh coal mine

Bumper quarter for Curragh coal mine

Coronado’s Curragh mine near Blackwater delivered record sales volumes for the September quarter of 3.6 million tonnes. The result was a 20.6 per cent lift on the previous quarter in terms of sales volumes and a 24.5 per cent lift in saleable production, the company said. “This excellent result stemmed from an improvement in mining… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ...

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Feb 25, 2020
Curragh coal expansion plans on track

Curragh coal expansion plans on track

Coronado Global is steaming ahead with its plans to expand Curragh mine saleable coal production to 15Mtpa by 2023. In its annual report released today the company said it had secured additional port capacity for Curragh, as well as executing agreements with Aurizon and Pacific National for additional rail haulage services to support accelerated expansion… This content is for iQ Industry Qu...

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Jan 16, 2020
Tyre-fitting ban directive at fatal mine accident site

Tyre-fitting ban directive at fatal mine accident site

Curragh mine owner Coronado Global Resources has revealed a ban on relevant tyre and wheel-rim fitting activities at the coal site after Sunday’s fatal accident. All operations at the Blackwater mine have been suspended since Thiess employee Donald Rabbitt (pictured) was killed during a tyre change in the main workshop. The company today announced that… This content is for iQ Industry...

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