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Recognised standards guidelines and guidance notes

The following recognised standards guidelines and guidance notes relate to mining and quarrying activities in Queensland Recognised standards (coal mines) Section 72(1) of the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 specifies that the Minister for Natural Resources Mines and Energy may make recognised standards Standards state ways of

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The Australian mining standard

Australasian Institute of Mining Engineers Also Titled Australian mining standard Engineering and electrical record 1911-1914 Australian mining standard Electrical record and Financial review 1902-1907 Australian mining standard and Electrical record 1907-1911 Australian mining standard and Financial review 1900-1902

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MDG 3609 Escape breathing apparatus for underground

underground is provided with an appropriate self-rescuer if there is a risk of an irrespirable atmosphere in the underground mine (including during an emergency)" 1 5 Relationship with AS/NZS 1716 2012 In the event of any inconsistency with provisions of AS/NZS 1716 2012 this guideline prevails 1 6 Abbreviations AS Australian Standard

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Financial reporting in the mining industry

PwC's Financial reporting in the mining industry (FRIM) publication looks at how International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) is applied in practice by mining companies identifying unique issues for the industry and how mining companies are responding to the various accounting challenges along the value chain

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Global Mining Guidelines Group

We are a safe and open platform where diverse mining industry stakeholders draw on global experience to solve common problems achieve industry alignment GMG is a network of like-minded companies and an open platform to facilitate global mining collaboration

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ESTABLISHING TOTAL AIRFLOW REQUIREMENTS FOR

ESTABLISHING TOTAL AIRFLOW REQUIREMENTS FOR UNDERGR OUND METAL/NON-METAL MINES WITH TIER IV DIESEL EQUIPMENT there is currently a great deal of uncertainty in the underground mining industry among those responsible for the ventilation of planned new mines or the expansion of Australia 0 06 m 3/s per kW minimum Canada Varies by province

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Australian mining

Underground mining accounts for 60% of world coal production but it is less common in Australia making up around 35% of raw coal production This method is also used to mine metallic minerals like gold and copper The two main types of underground mining in Australia are bord-and-pillar and longwall mining

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Australian Fuel Storage Regulations A Statewide Directory

They also need to meet minimum standards in their day-to-day environmental management of these storage systems While environmental regulations apply in each Australian state each has slightly different requirements for the storage and maintenance of underground petroleum tanks

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Underground Mining Loaders Underground Mining Trucks

Underground mining loaders taking the strain LHDs (Load Haul and Dump) handle the toughest of underground applications These mining loaders are highly manoeuvrable and give exceptional productivity Standard features include for example FEA-optimized frames powerful fuel-efficient engines high breakout forces and ergonomic controls

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Australian Standard AS 3785 Underground Mining

Australian Standard AS 3785 Underground Mining - Shaft Equipment - Western Australia Description You will be required to comply with this standard if you are the manager of an underground mine and you intend to erect a winding system for the transportation of persons materials or rock

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Underground Construction (Tunneling)

The underground construction operation is connected to an underground work area classified as gassy and subject to a continuous course of air that contains the flammable gas concentration The underground construction standard requires that gassy operations meet several special requirements including both personnel and equipment safety concerns

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Mining (except Oil and Gas) Sector (NAICS 212

EPA Regulatory and enforcement information for the mining sector including metal mining nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying Includes information about asbestos coal mining mountaintop mining Clean Water Act section 404 and abandoned mine lands Mining (except Oil and Gas) Sector (NAICS 212) Mining is part of the mining

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Surface Coal Mining Methods in Australia

Figure 2 indicates the Australian electricity ge neration by fuel in 2008/2009 The major uses of Australian coal are x electricity generation thermal or steaming coal x steel industry coking coal In Australia the major coal mi ning methods are as follows x Underground mining operations x Longwall mining and

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Recognised Standard 10

acceptable level of risk to persons arising out of coal mining operations 72 Recognised standards 1) The Minister may make recognised standards 2) The Minister must notify the making of a recognised standard by gazette notice 3) The chief executive must keep a copy of each recognised standard and any document applied adopted or

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Standards Development Public Portal Standards Australia

Standards Australia participates in Standards development with the International standards bodies as listed below For further information on ISO relationships please visit ISO's website For further information on IEC relationships please visit IEC's website

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ISO

A new ISO subcommittee on mining reclamation management (ISO/TC 82/SC 7) has recently been created to develop International Standards that can help minimize the potential long-term damage from mining activities thus enhancing the quality of life of residents living in a mining area and helping to improve the relationship between the mining industry and local residents

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Fire Protection in the Mining Industry

Fire Protection in the Mining Industry By Garry Kwok Board Member – Fire Protection (ODS SGG) Board Mine sites across Australia are both broad and varied in how they operate as well as the critical natural resources that they search for However all have

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MineARC Systems • Advanced Chamber Technology Safe refuge

MineARC Systems Discovering New Technologies MineARC Systems is the global leader in controlled environments and safety technologies for the underground mining tunnelling chemical processing disaster relief and biotechnology industries We specialise in the manufacture and supply of emergency refuge chambers safe havens disaster shelters and grow chambers as well as a range of remote

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Financial reporting in the mining industry International

issues faced by mining companies with the heavy demand for capital and risks faced by the industry driving more cooperative working relationships We look at some of main developments in this context with a selection of reporting topics that are of most practical relevance to mining companies' activities The new standards on

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Standard 11 Underground Brisbane

This Standard 11 Underground Course is the mandatory industry training course for underground mining workers Weekly Standard 11 courses in Brisbane Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast Choose our 5 day package including Surface Induction Underground and Mining Supervisor S123 and SAVE!

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Australian Mine Ventilation Legislation

Australian Mine Ventilation Legislation Alignment of mining legislation rather than Harmonisation ABN 65155280292 All States say they want a national legislative standard but do not want to lower their own standards Creating a unified workplace health and safety scheme for your workplace Integrated Safety and Health Management Systems

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Standards New Zealand Underground mining

Underground mining - Shaft equipment - Conveyances for vertical shafts This document has been re-assessed by the committee and judged to still be up to date International Classification for Standards (ICS) is an international classification system for technical standards It is designed to cover every economic sector and virtually every

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Feasibility studies for mining projects – AMC Consultants

Investment in new mines has declined in Canada and Australia but is still quite active in some areas including parts of South America Feasibility studies are required throughout the pre-production stage of every mining project to justify continued investment in the subsequent phase Usually a conc

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training gov au

3 Manage underground mine surveying operations 3 1 Project objectives deliverables constraints principal work activities and equipment requirements are defined and documented according to spatial data specifications and client requirements 3 2 Work is scheduled to be completed within time available 3 3 Project management mechanisms are implemented to measure record and report

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NFPA 122 Standard for Fire Prevention and Control in

This standard presents minimum requirements for safeguarding life and property against fire and related hazards associated with diesel-powered equipment and the storage and handling of flammable and combustible liquids at metal and nonmetal underground and surface mining and metal mineral processing plants

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prototype underground truck sets new standards in

Western Australia September 6 2013 A prototype of the world's newest underground hard rock mining haul truck is currently in full production trials at a gold mine in Western Australia and during the first three months has set new standards in productivity safety and performance

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Mining regulation in South Australia

Jan 01 2020Mining Act compliance and enforcement in South Australia The following video provides an overview of South Australia's mining regulatory system outlining the compliance systems and tools that hold mining and quarrying operations accountable in meeting their regulatory obligations

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Our complete portfolio of surface and underground mining equipment sets the standard in an increasingly competitive industry Our solutions aim to solve our customers' key issues - including requirements to reduce operating costs increase utilization of equipment reduce environmental impact and enhance health and safety conditions

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Australian Standard AS 3637 3 Underground Mining

Australian Standard AS 3637 3 Underground Mining - Winding Suspension Equipment - Rope Cappings - Western Australia Description You will be required to comply with this Standard if you are the manager of an underground mine and you intend to erect a winding system for the transportation of persons materials or rock

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Cable Guide for the Mining Industry

Cable Guide for the Mining Industry August 2016 must be made by any person using this booklet to the appropriate Australian/NZ Standard and or to local electricity supply authority rulings The company reserves the right to make changes in product without notice

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