Wednesday 22nd Nov, 2017
Patrick is a subsidiary of ASX-listed Asciano. Photo: Patrick

Union preparing strike measures against Asciano

The Maritime Union of Australia has lodged an application to the Fair Work Commission to ballot Patrick stevedore workers over…
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The NSW Planning Assessment Commission found the land use needs of the horse studs and the mine were not compatible. Photo: Ingram Publishing

Horse studs doom Anglo’s Drayton mine

500 jobs will go at Anglo American’s Drayton coal mine after the NSW Planning Assessment Commission (PAC) rejected a plan…
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A pair of tailings dams at the Samarco mine breached last week and caused a major mudslide in the Bento Rodrigues community below. Photo: Google

BHP checking dams as Brazil alleges negligence

BHP Billiton is reportedly checking tailings dams across its operations in the wake of the disaster last week at its…
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Attendees mingling at the 10th Australian Bulk Handling Awards. Photo: Greg Dickins

All the winners from the Australian Bulk Handling Awards

A great time was had by all at ‘The Bulkies’ on the night of November 5th in Sydney. Below is…
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Pacific National class 92 locomotives hauling a coal train over a rail bridge crossing the Hunter River at Singleton NSW. Photo: Creative Commons / Bluedawe

PN Bulk ordered to reinstate speeding driver

A speeding train driver who accidentally abandoned his co-driver during a toilet break will be reinstated by Pacific National, the…
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Awards night is not to be missed. Photo: Greg Dickins

Finalists announced for Australian Bulk Handling Awards 2015

The esteemed finalists for the 2015 Australian Bulk Handling Awards – the Bulkies – have been announced. Hosted by the…
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Money. Photo: Jim Wilson

Workers should get bonuses despite strikes: FWC

Mining companies should pay workers productivity allowances while they are on strike, according to a new decision from the Fair…
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GrainCorp expansion - Credit GrainCorp

New executive appointments at GrainCorp

Grain receival and storage business GrainCorp announced the appointment of three new members to its executive leadership team on Tuesday,…
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