Downer Signs Five-Year Deal

Downer Signs Five-Year Deal

Downer EDI will continue mining coal at Meandu for the next five years after the successful negotiation of a new contract with Stanwell

$6m Project At Meandu Mine

$6m Project At Meandu Mine

Mineral processing company Sedgman has secured a $6 million contract with Stanwell Corporation to build a tailings “dewatering facility” at Meandu Mine.

Stanwell Won’t Pay Coal Reuse Debts

Stanwell Won’t Pay Coal Reuse Debts

Stanwell Corporation says it is “not appropriate” for the government-owned corporation to reimburse local businesses left out-of-pocket by the collapse of fly ash haulage company Coal Reuse.

Dinner Raises $51,871 For Relay

Dinner Raises $51,871 For Relay

This year’s “Dinner With The Captains” raised an incredible $51,871.24 for Relay For Life.

Downer Extends Meandu Mine Contract

Downer Extends Meandu Mine Contract

Downer EDI Limited has signed a two-year extension to provide mining services at Meandu Mine

Atlas Gets A Younger Brother

Atlas Gets A Younger Brother

Did you spot a very large load trundling through the streets of Blackbutt and Yarraman on Thursday morning?

‘Rescuers’ Scramble At Mine

‘Rescuers’ Scramble At Mine

Four major incidents occurred recently which sent rescuers running, but there was no need to panic

Meandu Nominated
For Top Mining Award

Meandu Nominated<br> For Top Mining Award

Meandu has been named one of just four finalists in the “Best Coal Mine of the Year” awards

Truckies To Star On German TV

Truckies To Star On German TV

The Meandu coal mine at Tarong will be featured in a special on a German TV station which regularly attracts up to eight million viewers.

Michael Accesses Export Market

Michael Accesses Export Market

The departure of a large green shipping container at noon today from a yard in Kingaroy will mark the start of the South Burnett’s latest export industry.

Stanwell Looking At Kunioon ‘Options’

Stanwell Looking At Kunioon ‘Options’

The stalled Kunioon coal mine development near Kingaroy – put on hold in 2010 – is still an important part of the Stanwell portfolio, visitors to the corporation’s Tarong North Power Station were told this week.

Huge Trucks Head To Meandu

Huge Trucks Head To Meandu

Two more of Stanwell’s massive new Hitachi dump trucks have been hauled into the South Burnett

Resources Sector
Worth $142m To Region

Resources Sector<BR>Worth $142m To Region

The resources sector contributed $142 million to the South Burnett’s regional economy in 2012-13

Atlas Ready For Action

Atlas Ready For Action

Atlas may have carried the world on his shoulders, but for Stanwell Corporation, a swimming pool’s worth of dirt at a time is more than enough for their latest “toy” at Meandu coal mine.

Input Sought On Mine Safety

Input Sought On Mine Safety

The State Government has released for industry consultation a package of proposed reforms to amend the State’s mining safety and health laws.

Alert Issued On Meandu Creek

Alert Issued On Meandu Creek

A suspected algal bloom has been detected in Meandu Creek downstream from the power stations at Tarong and landholders are being advised to keep stock away from the area.

Meandu Mine Marks Milestone

Meandu Mine Marks Milestone

An amazing 150 million tonnes of coal have been mined from Stanwell’s Meandu Mine over the past 30 years.