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Lake Vermont

Jun 02, 2021
Thiess backs driverless dozer tech at Lake Vermont

Thiess backs driverless dozer tech at Lake Vermont

Thiess has expanded its Cat MineStar Command for Dozing program at Lake Vermont, running a six-strong fleet of driverless Caterpillar D11 dozers at the Dysart district coal mine. It is the largest deployment of Semi-autonomous Tractor System (SATS) technology worldwide, and has delivered significant productivity improvements, the company says. The SATS system enables one operator… This cont...

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Jul 10, 2020
Thiess wins $2.5b Lake Vermont extension

Thiess wins $2.5b Lake Vermont extension

Jellinbah Group has awarded mining services provider Thiess a $2.5 billion contract extension at its Lake Vermont coal mine,  30km north-east of Dysart. The five-year contract continues Thiess’ full-service mining operations including mine planning, coal mining, topsoil and overburden removal, drill and blast, water management and rehabilitation of final landforms. This includes providing all...

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Jan 13, 2020
Major extension project planned for Lake Vermont

Major extension project planned for Lake Vermont

Bowen Basin Coal has launched into the approvals process for a Lake Vermont mine extension project expected to generate 400 ongoing jobs. This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, iQ Geo, iQ Miner’s Life, iQ Rockhampton, iQ Coal and Mining North, iQ Coal and iQ Geo, iQ Civil and iQ Coal, iQ Civil and Mining North, and iQ Civil and iQ Geo members only.Log In Register ...

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Sep 25, 2017
Thiess wins Jellinbah Plains mining contract extension

Thiess wins Jellinbah Plains mining contract extension

Thiess has been awarded a $189 million contract extension to continue to operate the Jellinbah Plains pit at the Jellinbah East Mine near Blackwater in central Queensland. The 30-month extension will result in Thiess, a CIMIC Group business, continuing to deliver mining services at the mine until September 2020. CIMIC Group chief executive officer Adolfo… This content is for iQ Industry Que...

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