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Jun 24, 2020
Adani creates huge conservation area

Adani creates huge conservation area

Adani has secured a 30,000-hectare conservation area on its pastoral lease to protect local wildlife, including the black-throated finch, as well as other important species of reptile, plants and birds. Adani Mining chief executive officer Lucas Dow said the conservation area, known as the Moray Downs West Offset Area, was the equivalent in size to… ...

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Jun 23, 2020
Adani marks Carmichael coal milestone

Adani marks Carmichael coal milestone

Adani has marked 12 months since the start of construction of its Carmichael coal and rail project with a visual wrap-up of project highlights. It includes this month’s awarding of a $350 million-plus civil construction contract to Queensland-based BMD. The BMD work package is expected to generate 600 jobs and the company says the majority of… ...

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Jun 04, 2020
BMD scores largest contract to date in Carmichael build

BMD scores largest contract to date in Carmichael build

Adani has awarded a $350 million-plus civil construction contract for the Carmichael coal project’s rail network to Queensland-based BMD. This takes the total value of contracts awarded for the Galilee Basin project to more than $1 billion, according to Adani Mining chief executive officer Lucas Dow. The BMD work package is expected to generate 600… ...

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Jun 02, 2020
Adani awards $9m-plus rail contract to Rocky firm

Adani awards $9m-plus rail contract to Rocky firm

Rockhampton-based business Stresscrete has won a $9 million-plus contract to manufacture girders and supply concrete box culverts for Adani’s Carmichael rail project. Adani Mining chief executive officer Lucas Dow said providing jobs and helping to support an economic boost for regional communities was now more important than ever. “We’re very pleased to be able to… ...

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May 26, 2020
Adani opens doors to engineering graduates

Adani opens doors to engineering graduates

Adani and the CQUniversity have launched a new engineering graduate program to build mining industry skills. Adani Mining chief executive officer Lucas Dow said the program would provide jobs for six graduates and preference would be given to Central Queensland and North Queensland residents. “I started my career as a mining engineer and have benefited… ...

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Apr 21, 2020
New $220m Adani rail contract to create 600 jobs

New $220m Adani rail contract to create 600 jobs

Adani has awarded a $220 million-plus contract to Australian rail company Martinus for civil works on its Carmichael coal rail network. Adani Mining chief executive officer Lucas Dow said the contract would deliver about 600 new jobs, which was more important than ever given the economic shifts being brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. The… ...

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Apr 14, 2020
Bumper 12 months for Abbot Point coal exports

Bumper 12 months for Abbot Point coal exports

Adani’s Abbot Point Operations near Bowen has set a new record for coal shipped through Australia’s most northerly coal port in a 12 month period. Adani Infrastructure chief executive officer Trista Brohier said a total of 32,036,065 tonnes of coal from Queensland mines passed through the Port of Abbot Point in the 12 months to… ...

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Mar 06, 2020
Adani goes the extra mile for Cowboys school program

Adani goes the extra mile for Cowboys school program

Adani Australia is extending its role in the North Queensland Toyota Cowboys Adopt-a-School program in a multi-year deal. Adani first joined as community partners in June 2019, supporting the Try for 5! inter-school challenge that rewards and incentivises school attendance in 18 partner schools. Coming on board as a presenting partner of Adopt-a-School, the mining… ...

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Mar 03, 2020
Adani considers pursuing protesters further in court

Adani considers pursuing protesters further in court

Adani Australia says it is weighing up legal options to recover costs after two people were convicted in the Clermont Magistrates Court on charges stemming from a protest stunt at the Carmichael mine site. The pair trespassed on the site in August last year and climbed two poles, which were anchored to various items of… ...

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