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Ex-miner sues major coal company over black lung diagnosis

Premium Content Ex-miner sues major coal company over black lung diagnosis

He worked at the open cut mine in the Bowen Basin between 2005 and 2007.

Bowen Basin water supply a ‘nationally significant’ priority

Premium Content Bowen Basin water supply a ‘nationally significant’ priority

A report has found ‘constrained water supply’ is limiting the growth of...

How many Shell jobs will be lost in restructure

Premium Content How many Shell jobs will be lost in restructure

About 1200 people are employed by Shell in Gladstone and across Queensland.

120 BMA apprentices train for safe Bowen Basin work

Premium Content 120 BMA apprentices train for safe Bowen Basin work

The Class of ’21 is a diverse group, with more female apprentices than male, from...

Mine job casualisation labelled a ‘detriment’ to Mackay

Premium Content Mine job casualisation labelled a ‘detriment’ to Mackay

Bowen Basin mine workers and CFMEU reps will today plead their case on proposed...

Anglo completes $5M water plant to support CQ mine project

Premium Content Anglo completes $5M water plant to support CQ mine project

The plan is to reduce the mine’s reliance on freshwater by 50 per cent as part of...

Claims bridge ‘mess’ is blocking corridor to Bowen Basin

Premium Content Claims bridge ‘mess’ is blocking corridor to Bowen Basin

A Paget transport company says an old bridge on the Peak Downs Highway is stopping...

Study into Bowen Basin’s gas potential begins

Premium Content Study into Bowen Basin’s gas potential begins

The two-year investigation will look at the region’s gas reserves and the jobs that...

Miner sues for $750k for injury from lifting heavy buckets

Premium Content Miner sues for $750k for injury from lifting heavy buckets

He said he was moving 15 to 20 buckets, which were filled with galvanised bolts and...

Radical plan that could save Australia

Radical plan that could save Australia

$100 billion plan could create a “new world order”

Mackay miner launches mental health movement for industry

Premium Content Mackay miner launches mental health movement for industry

‘One conversation can save your mate’s life or your own life.'

New CQ renewable corridor, Bowen Basin gas pipeline study

Premium Content New CQ renewable corridor, Bowen Basin gas pipeline study

Central Queensland to benefit from new renewable energy corridor.

LNP doubles down on 10-year royalty freeze

Premium Content LNP doubles down on 10-year royalty freeze

Freeze to ‘unlock investment and create jobs’ in Queensland

Worker camp court case linked to ghost town fears

Premium Content Worker camp court case linked to ghost town fears

A proposal to almost double the size of a Bowen Basin worker camp is now before...

High-paying mining jobs up for grabs in Bowen Basin

Premium Content High-paying mining jobs up for grabs in Bowen Basin

JOBS BOOM: A majority of roles are paying $100,000 or more.

‘Nation building’ Bowen Basin gas pipeline closer to reality

Premium Content ‘Nation building’ Bowen Basin gas pipeline closer to reality

‘It will provide a nation building, near-term infrastructure project creating...

Mining industry combats influx of fake masks

Premium Content Mining industry combats influx of fake masks

One manufacturer is ready to supply surplus masks in August.

How a pothole led to a $1.5m lawsuit at a CQ mine

Premium Content How a pothole led to a $1.5m lawsuit at a CQ mine

The man was injured when he was propelled upwards from the seat when going over...

CQ miner settles $1.3million lawsuit over hand injury

Premium Content CQ miner settles $1.3million lawsuit over hand injury

It is claimed he was forced to use the vibrating equipment for hours at a time...

$500,000 mental health program for mining communities

Premium Content $500,000 mental health program for mining communities

Mental health gaps targeted in new research project, as experts warn of a...

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