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Mar 05, 2021
Picture this – Carmichael’s star snappers on show

Picture this – Carmichael’s star snappers on show

Inspired by images contractors and staff posted on social media, Bravus Mining and Resources recently laid out a challenge for keen photographers at its Carmichael coal project in Central Queensland. This page shares some of the entries submitted to the Carmichael photo competition. The first prize winners were Troy Fenech (best overall) and Joe Hayes… This content is for iQ Industry Queens...

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Dec 15, 2020
Track taking shape at Carmichael coal project

Track taking shape at Carmichael coal project

Bravus Mining and Resources has shown off progress at the Carmichael coal project, where contractors this week started laying track for a 200km railway line. Between 900m and 1.2km of track is being laid daily at each end of the railway simultaneously, the Adani-owned business says. Bravus chief executive officer David Boshoff said the materials… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, ...

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Dec 02, 2020
Bravus fined $26,000 for Carmichael infringements

Bravus fined $26,000 for Carmichael infringements

Bravus Mining & Resources has coughed up almost $26,000 in fines for what it describes as misinterpreting environmental reporting requirements on its Carmichael coal project. The federal Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment  issued two infringement notices totalling $25,920 in late October to Adani Mining – recently rebranded as Bravus. It said they had… This ...

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Nov 26, 2020
Crane to take port capability to new heights

Crane to take port capability to new heights

A new ship-to-shore crane standing almost 100m tall is set to boost capacity at Port of Townsville as part of a $30 million upgrade to its multi-user cargo handling facility. The Liebherr Super Post Panamax Ship-to-Shore crane is the first ship-to-shore crane purchased by the Port of Townsville since the 1970s and is due to… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, iQ ...

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Nov 24, 2020
CIMIC Group shifts on payment terms

CIMIC Group shifts on payment terms

Major contractor CIMIC Group is returning to 30-day payment terms for its small business suppliers and subcontractors in Australia. The group – whose operating companies include CPB Contractors, UGL, Thiess and Sedgman – said the policy would be implemented progressively in the coming months.   The group came under fire late last year when UGL’s payment… This con...

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Oct 31, 2020
Roc-Drill heads north after Ravenswood contract win

Roc-Drill heads north after Ravenswood contract win

Roc-Drill is relocating its headquarters to Townsville after winning a six-year contract to conduct production blast hole drilling at the Ravenswood Gold mine. The company plans to have 11 silenced drills and a large array of support equipment on the project, as well as employing more than 70 local personnel at the gold site. The… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civi...

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Oct 27, 2020
Growth spurt for Coxons  cooling business

Growth spurt for Coxons cooling business

Cooling solutions supplier Coxons Group is investing more than $1 million to expand its Rockhampton facilities. The upgrades will include a 400sqm washdown and strip bay, with additional engineering and fabrication facilities, while a new sandblast, painting and storage facility is to be constructed on an adjacent block. The company said the Rockhampton expansions were… This content is for ...

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Oct 21, 2020
Carmichael muscles up with second Liebherr R 996B

Carmichael muscles up with second Liebherr R 996B

Adani Mining’s second Liebherr R 996B excavator has been assembled on site at the Carmichael coal project and is in commissioning. The excavator weighs about 660 tonnes and has a bucket volume of 37.5 cubic metres. The next excavator due to join the Carmichael fleet will be the larger Liebherr R 9800 – a model… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, iQ Ge...

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Oct 20, 2020
Kirkwood officially named in RIN leadership role

Kirkwood officially named in RIN leadership role

Dean Kirkwood has been appointed general manager for Resource Industry Network and is due to officially start in the role in early November. Mr Kirkwood started with the organisation last year as the Mackay-Isaac-Whitsunday METS SME Export Hub manager. He took on the acting general manager role after Adrienne Rourke resigned in May after six… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ C...

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