The New South Wales Government has recommended that the Independent Planning Commission approves the expansion of Wollongong Coal’s Russell Vale mine.
Contract workers at the Wongawilli Colliery in the Southern Coalfields of New South Wales have ended their industrial action against site owner Wollongong Coal ahead of schedule.
The Wollongong Council is to meet next week to discuss extensive housing and community developments on Wollongong Coal’s Wongawilli mine land as part of the ambitious West Dapto Vision plans laid out in its local environment plan (LEP).
Operations at Wongawilli colliery have halted after its service provider was placed into voluntary administration, Wollongong Coal has confirmed. Administrators have stood down Delta SBD’s workforce – meaning work at the Illawarra coal mine have stopped temporarily. Delta, which employed more than 300 coal miners across the Illawarra region, has been contracted at Wongawilli colliery since July … Continue reading Wongawilli miners down tools as Delta SBD goes into administration
Wollongong Coal has been fined $30,000 by the NSW Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) after its Russel Vale coal mine discharged dirty water into Bellambi Gully in December last year.
Delta SBD have won a contract for mining services at Wollongong Coal’s Wongawilli mine
Wollongong Coal has had its cash advance facility increased and renewed. The miner’s short-term drawdown facility for cash advances, with its major shareholder Jindal Steel & Power, has been increased from $150 million to $175 million. The previous facility was valid until 31 March this year, and has now been renewed until the end of … Continue reading Wollongong Coal gets extended lifeline
The Russell Vale Colliery, already closed down due to financial concerns, may soon face a permanent end to expansion plans due to a rare, giant dragonfly.
A worker has been airlifted from the Russell Vale Colliery after suffering an injury underground.
Wongawilli Colliery will restart mining after it was given approvals for a time extension modification, creating 110 jobs.
Environmental activists have launched a fresh attack on Wollongong Coal in the attempt to cancel the company’s mining rights in NSW.
Wollongong Coal’s sacking of 44 staff from the Russell Vale Colliery yesterday has attracted scathing criticism from local MP Anna Watson.
The last 36 permanent mineworkers left at the Russell Vale Colliery have been sacked today without notice.
Wollongong mine workers will be mourning the loss of another coal mine as the Russell Vale colliery enters a period of suspension.
Milind Oza has been appointed as the new CEO of embattled miner Wollongong Coal.
Wollongong Coal is cutting 41 jobs from its embattled Russell Vale coal mine.
Wollongong Coal’s embattled Russell Vale coal mine has recommenced longwall mining from part of its longwall-6 block.
Wollongong Coal is cutting more jobs at its Russell Vale coal mine.
Planning Minister Pru Goward has ordered the review of Wollongong Coal’s proposed expansion of Russell Vale coal mine.
Wollongong Coal’s plan to extend longwall mining has been approved the by the Planning Assessment Commission.