A plan to re-enter the devastated Pike River mine has been completed by its new owners, Solid Energy.
New Zealand police will lay no criminal charges on any individual over the 2010 Pike River mine explosion which killed 29 men.
New Zealand coal miner Solid Energy is slashing 15 management and support services jobs at its Stockton mine.
State-owned coal miner Solid Energy confessed it neglected to keep one its miners safe after he was crushed by tonnes of coal in July last year.
An emotional Judge Jane Farish has today awarded compensation to the victims of the Pike River mine explosion in New Zealand.
Legislation to tighten New Zealand’s mining health and safety controls has passed its first reading in Parliament.
Plummeting gold prices is hitting gold miners hard, with OceanaGold announcing its Reefton mine in New Zealand will be transitioned into care and maintenance mode two years early.
Australian gold miner OceanaGold is considering freezing wages for hundreds of mining employees at two of its New Zealand mines.
A judge has ruled former Pike River Coal boss Peter Whittall would be significantly compromised if proceedings went ahead in Greymouth.
Rio Tinto has written down the value of the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter to just $14.8 million from $806.9 million.
Technology and navigation company Trimble has purchased Auckland technology company Actronic Holdings.
Newmont Waihi Gold expects to start work on its controversial $1 billion Correnso underground mine next year, depending on how long project appeals take.
A new underground mine has been approved for Waihi East in New Zealand, giving miners the go ahead to mine gold and silver beneath local homes.
Pike River Coal company has been found guilty on all nine health and safety charges laid after the 2010 mine disaster which killed 29 workers.
Hostility from Greymouth locals, administrative issues and travel problems are all reasons why Former Pike River Coal boss Peter Whittall wants his trial shifted to Wellington in New Zealand.
An Incitec Pivot contractor died late yesterday morning while working for the company on site in Queensland’s Mount Isa.
Protesters take on NZ dairy company Fonterra over proposed coal mine.
Transforming low grade lignite coal into a high energy, low emission product is what Australian company GTL Energy have realised.
Officials are investigating a proposal to turn Pike River mine into an opencast coal pit.
A panel of mining experts will meet in Christchurch tomorrow to work on a plan to re-enter Pike River coalmine.