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  • Australian mine disaster inquiry finds Anglo American

    Australian Mine Disaster Inquiry Finds Anglo American

    Jun 22, 2021 A Board of Inquiry report into the methane gas explosion at Anglo Americans underground Grosvenor coal mine in central Queensland

  • Grosvenor coal project Global Energy Monitor

    Grosvenor Coal Project Global Energy Monitor

    The Grosvenor coal project is an underground coal mine proposed by Anglo Coal Australia. The project, which is located 8 km north of Moranbah in the northern region of the Bowen Basin, is currently the subject of the feasibility study. The project, which has a notional commissioning date of 2013, would produce 4.3 million tonnes of hard coking ...

  • Anglos Grosvenor tunnels for the future

    Anglos Grosvenor Tunnels For The Future

    Jul 28, 2015 Grosvenor is a greenfield underground coal project in Moranbah, Central Queensland, which will produce about 5 million tonnes of coking coal each year for export using the conventional longwall mining method. Coal will be transported via an overland conveyor and processed at the Moranbah North mine.

  • Anglo American restarts operations at Moranbah North mine

    Anglo American Restarts Operations At Moranbah North Mine

    Jun 04, 2021 A producer of hard coking coal, the Moranbah North underground mine is located in the northern part of the Bowen Basin in central Queensland, 16km north of Moranbah. Anglo American has also resumed development activities at the Grosvenor underground coal mine in Queensland as part of staged underground mining operations restart.

  • Media Library

    Media Library

    The Grosvenor mine is a developing underground longwall operation that makes up part of Anglo Americans plan to triple hard coking coal production at their Moranbah mine sites. Located next to their existing Moranbah North coal mine, Grosvenor is set to produce up to 5 million tonnes of hard coking coal per annum for export.

  • Anglo disputes evidence it prioritised emissions targets

    Anglo Disputes Evidence It Prioritised Emissions Targets

    Mar 10, 2021 The mine located adjacent to Grosvenor, Moranbah North, has been out of action since February 20 after levels of carbon monoxide, hydrogen and ethylene in the underground mine

  • Our Team XCoal

    Our Team Xcoal

    Scott established the primary development at Grosvenor developing the systems and then expanding the operation into four standalone units. Over the last 12 years in the underground coal mining industry he has been equally successful during deployments in management of Longwall, Technical Services and Compliance departments.

  • Coal and coal seam gas projects Department of

    Coal And Coal Seam Gas Projects Department Of

    Coal Mine 56 Mtpa Project Grosvenor Coal Mine G200s Expansion Project EPBC 20167796 Proponent Anglo Coal Grosvenor Pty Ltd Australian Government IESC Advice 27 March 2017 Grosvenor Coal Mine G200s Expansion Project EPBC 20167796 Eight longwall panels 10.5 MTpa ROM Project Grosvenor West Coal Project 20126281

  • A Tunnel Boring Machine Makes Mining History in Australia

    A Tunnel Boring Machine Makes Mining History In Australia

    Mining was recently revolutionized in Australia by use of mechanical tunnelling technology for the Grosvenor Decline Tunnel Project, owned by Anglo American. The project, a greenfield site for a coalmine, required decline tunnels for access to a deep coal seam within a tight time frame.

  • Anglo Glencore rapped over methane safety standards

    Anglo Glencore Rapped Over Methane Safety Standards

    Dec 17, 2020 Anglo said it was responding to lessons from the Grosvenor explosion and the state inquiry and had a significant body of work under way across our underground mines. Advertisement

  • Gouldstone Archives Page 7 of 8 Qld Mining Crisis

    Gouldstone Archives Page 7 Of 8 Qld Mining Crisis

    Oct 12, 2020 Mines Inspectors Report after 5 Methane HPIs in 2 Days 18th January 2018 October 14, 2020 MRE - Grosvenor Coal Mine - 18.01.2018.pdf Between the 6th and 8th of January there were Five 5 methane HPIs in the Tailgate of LW 102.

  • Soft sensors what you get when you combine profound

    Soft Sensors What You Get When You Combine Profound

    20 hours ago Eagle Point Mine Esterhazy K3 Expansion Project Esterhazy K1 and K2 Expansion Project Faustina Brownfield Fertilizer Plant Fenix Electric Furnace Gahcho Ku Diamond Mine Galaxy Jiangsu Lithium Carbonate Plant Gold mine in Western Australia Grosvenor Underground Coal Mine Execution Hatch-Glencore Technology Venture Jadar Project ...

  • Five workers were injured in a coal mine explosion after

    Five Workers Were Injured In A Coal Mine Explosion After

    Jun 15, 2021 Five workers were seriously injured at Anglo Americans Grosvenor Coal Mine in Moranbah, Queensland because repeated over-production and poor planning led to risky gas build-up.

  • Anglos Grosvenor reentry heightens workers fears

    Anglos Grosvenor Reentry Heightens Workers Fears

    Apr 23, 2021 Anglos Grosvenor re-entry heightens workers fears. The re-entry underway at Anglos Grosvenor underground coal mine has ignored the reasonable concerns of its workforce, the Mining Union said today. CFMEU Mining and Energy Queensland President Stephen Smyth said that the company had not been transparent about plans for staged re-entry ...

  • Grosvenor West coal project Global Energy Monitor

    Grosvenor West Coal Project Global Energy Monitor

    Apr 30, 2021 The Grosvenor West coal project was a proposed underground or opencast coking coal mine, which is considered lapsed by the Queensland Government. The proposed site is located approximately 10 kilometres north-west of Moranbah, and 160 km south-west of Mackay, in Central Queensland, Australia.

  • Major Mines amp Projects Grosvenor Mine

    Major Mines Amp Projects Grosvenor Mine

    Bowen Basin coal measures rock material strengths range from extremely low UCS 2MPa to high 20 to 60MPa and generally average 10 to 25MPa. Typically material stiffnesses fall into the low to moderate modulus ratio range. Mining Methods. Longwall. Summary Grosvenor Mine is an underground longwall mine operation.

  • Queensland Coal Mining Board of Inquiry into Grosvenor

    Queensland Coal Mining Board Of Inquiry Into Grosvenor

    Jun 16, 2021 16 Jun 2021. Queensland Coal Mining Board of Inquiry into Grosvenor coal mine explosion releases final report and recommendations Recommendations for improving safety and health practices within the Queensland coal mining industry have been released following the conclusion of an independent inquiry into an underground explosion at the Grosvenor mine near Moranbah in May

  • Grosvenor Archives Qld Mining Crisis

    Grosvenor Archives Qld Mining Crisis

    Aug 08, 2021 July 27, 2021. There is a noticeable lack of action both from Anglo Grosvenor and Inspectorate to get adequate methane pre-drainage of the Goonyella and surrounding seams over 2016 to 2020. The need. I said words to the effect We are issuing a Directive tonight to suspend operations. No-one is to access the underground workings..

  • Coal Zoom Australia Queensland Coal Mining Board of

    Coal Zoom Australia Queensland Coal Mining Board Of

    Jun 14, 2021 Anglo Americans Grosvenor underground coal mine at Moranbah in central Queensland.ABC News Jemima Burt Union slams mining company. Construction, Forestry, Maritime, Mining and Energy Union CFMEU Queensland mining and energy division president Steve Smyth said the report was a damning indictment on Anglo American.

  • Alternative excavation methods in undeground coal

    Alternative Excavation Methods In Undeground Coal

    The use of a TBM to develop coal mine drifts is not unique to the Grosvenor Project. Evidence of the use of TBMs to develop coal mines is referred to in White, 1978 and Palmer, 1985. Regulations, the law and construction For the Grosvenor project the applicable legislation is the Queensland Governments Coal Mining Safety

  • Anglo American takes action on Grosvenor incident report

    Anglo American Takes Action On Grosvenor Incident Report

    Jun 15, 2021 Underground coal mining, particularly in the area where Grosvenor mine is located, is complex with many interacting considerations and, as the board has identified, further research into ...

  • Grosvenor Mine Case Study in how Not To Design

    Grosvenor Mine Case Study In How Not To Design

    Mar 08, 2021 Grosvenor Mine is the newest Longwall Mine in Queensland and designed, constructed, developed and Managed by the dominant Underground Miner in the State, Anglo Coal Australia. In my view the Grosvenor Mine is a case Study in How Not To Design, Construct, Develop and Manage a Thick Seam Gassy Coal Mine.

  • Anglo American Australia

    Anglo American Australia

    Jun 23, 2021 Anglo American is the second largest Australian and third largest global export metallurgical coal producer operating in open cut and underground mining.

  • Queensland Coal Mining Board of Inquiry releases report

    Queensland Coal Mining Board Of Inquiry Releases Report

    Jun 14, 2021 Queensland Coal Mining Board of Inquiry releases report into Grosvenor explosion. An inquiry into an explosion at a coal mine in Central Queensland has found the mines gas drainage systems couldn ...

  • Coal mine inquiry explores catalyst for explosion Mining

    Coal Mine Inquiry Explores Catalyst For Explosion Mining

    Coal mine inquiry explores catalyst for explosion. A Queensland Coal mining inquiry into the gas explosion at the Anglo-American Grosvenor Coal mine has heard of concerns associated with the use of polyurethane resins PUR as a potential ignition source of mine gas. Jeffery Hunter QC, Counsel Assisting the Board of Inquiry stated that a range ...

  • Anglo American investigates cause of Grosvenor accident

    Anglo American Investigates Cause Of Grosvenor Accident

    May 07, 2020 The inquiries that followed the underground gas explosions at Moura changed mine safety in Queensland. This latest board of inquiry is an opportunity to continue this governments sweeping reforms to protect mine workers. The Grosvenor mine is a longwall metallurgical coal operation that began producing in 2016.

  • SKIN FAILURE OF ROOF AND RIB AND SUPPORT

    Skin Failure Of Roof And Rib And Support

    The underground coal mine fatalities caused by falls of roof and rib for the period 1996-98 were separated by skin and massive failures. Skin failure of the roof and rib has been previously defined. A massive roof fall involves the failure of the primary support system and usually has an areal extent in at

  • Major Mines amp Projects Grosvenor Mine

    Major Mines Amp Projects Grosvenor Mine

    Bowen Basin coal measures rock material strengths range from extremely low UCS 2MPa to high 20 to 60MPa and generally average 10 to 25MPa. Typically material stiffnesses fall into the low to moderate modulus ratio range. Mining Methods. Longwall. Summary Grosvenor Mine is an underground longwall mine

  • Alternative excavation methods in undeground coal

    Alternative Excavation Methods In Undeground Coal

    The Grosvenor Mine project Grosvenor owned by Anglo American Metallurgical Coal Met Coal includes the construction of a new underground coal mine and surface facilities on the northern boundary of the town of Moranbah in the Central Queensland Bowen Basin coal precinct. The project covers the development of an underground longwall mine and ...

  • REHABILITATION MANAGEMENT PLAN GROSVENOR

    Rehabilitation Management Plan Grosvenor

    The Grosvenor Coal Mine was declared a controlled action under the Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 EPBC Act by the Commonwealth Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities DSEWPaC on 14 November 2007.

  • CONFIDENTIAL PRELIMINARY BRIEFING PAPER FROM

    Confidential Preliminary Briefing Paper From

    a Grosvenor Mine is an underground longwall mine operation, which began commercial longwall production in 2016. The mine adjoins Moranbah North and Grosvenor Mines raw coal is transported there via conveyor to shared coal handling and processing facilities. The coal is transported from Moranbah North via rail to port.

  • Board of Inquiry highlights gas sponcom risk at Grosvenor

    Board Of Inquiry Highlights Gas Sponcom Risk At Grosvenor

    Jun 14, 2021 Underground coal mining, particularly in the area where Grosvenor Mine is located, is complex with many interacting considerations and, as the Board has identified, further research into certain technical areas such as gas and spontaneous combustion management would

  • UPDATE 1Anglo American workers fuming about restart

    Update 1anglo American Workers Fuming About Restart

    Apr 22, 2021 The miner re-opened its Grosvenor coal mine after securing regulatory approval on Thursday, and has begun a staged restart, Anglo said. The mine

  • Stuart Vaccaneo Author at Qld Mining Crisis

    Stuart Vaccaneo Author At Qld Mining Crisis

    Sep 01, 2021 Coal Mine Safety. Grosvenor. Grosvenor Underground Methane Explosion 30 Year Qld Govt Secret Leivesley Moura No 4 Explosion Review Explosions. Humphry Davy and Michael Faraday. Humprey Davy and Flame Safety Lamp ProactiveMeasuresforFatalityPreventionintheMining 1 18th and 19th Century Mine

  • Four miners still in hospital two months after Grosvenor

    Four Miners Still In Hospital Two Months After Grosvenor

    Jul 01, 2020 Anglo American has also gone to public consultation for an expansion to its second underground longwall coal mine in the Moranbah area, the Moranbah North Mine next to Grosvenor.