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  • Executive TeamNew Zealand Coal Carbon

    Ian manages logistics and projects for our companies. He joined us in 1999 from an international coal marketing management position. A mining engineer by background Ian has worked in New Zealand and overseas in the mining sector from diamonds in Nambia to silver and copper in Australia including managing the Iron Sands project at BHP s NZ

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  • New Zealand coal miners remain trappedSFGate

    Nov 21 2010 · It is New Zealand s largest underground coal mine. Families of the missing men gathered at a Red Cross hall in nearby Greymouth on Saturday.

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  • Australia listened to the science on The Conversation

    May 11 2020 · Imagine if we did the same for coal mining May 11 2020 4.02pm EDT Matthew Currell RMIT University Adrian Werner Flinders University Chris McGrath The University of

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  • Otago Gold Coal and Mining Tours New Zealand

    Otago Gold Coal and Mining Tours Directory New Zealand. Step back in time to visit sites where the early miners toiled in search of the elusive gold in Otago. Or visit modern gold or coal mining sites and see first hand how gold mining or coal mining is done today. Experience for yourself the thrill of finding gold amongst soil where valuable nuggets are still to be found in gold mines.

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  • CoalNew Zealand Petroleum and Minerals

    Coal production in 2015 was 3.4 million tonnes of which 1.4 million tonnes were exported. Coal accounts for about 10 of New Zealand s primary energy (excluding transport fuels). The domestic coal market is complex for its small size dominated by steel making and milk processing with a declining quantity being used for electricity generation.

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  • Mining in New ZealandNational Library of New Zealand

    Mining in New Zealand. Follow the history of gold coal and ironsand mining and finding pounamu Examine the conservation and environmental issues around mining. Also covered are types of mining technology mining dangers wealth benefits and disasters. SCIS no. 1865227

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  • Kevin Hackwell Coal miningis the Government about to

    Jun 21 2017 · There has been a similar downturn in mining in New Zealand. Coal mines have closed in Waikato Southland and the West Coast. The state-owned coal

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  • Waikato coal exploration permit for Bathurst Resources

    Information obtained by Newshub shows since the September 2017 election five mining or exploration permits have been granted on Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) land including one for coal

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  • Crown Minerals Act 1991 No 70 (as at 19 February 2019

    Crown Minerals Act 1991. and mining of Crown owned minerals for the benefit of New Zealand. (2) To this end this Act provides for— any coal mining right or other right lease sublease tenancy licence or easement granted under the Coal Mines Act 1979 (d)

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  • New Zealand GDP From Mining 1987-2019 Data 2020-2022

    GDP From Mining in New Zealand increased to 774 NZD Million in the fourth quarter of 2019 from 755 NZD Million in the third quarter of 2019. GDP From Mining in New Zealand averaged 708.59 NZD Million from 1987 until 2019 reaching an all time high of 1187 NZD Million in the fourth quarter of 2007 and a record low of 437 NZD Million in the fourth quarter of 1988.

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  • Coal From The New Zealand Alps 1950sYouTube

    Nov 13 2008 · Mining coal in the mountains of New Zealand in the 1950s. To license footage from this subject go to http //travelfilmarchive.

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  • First images emerge from New Zealand s Pike river mine

    May 21 2019 · The first images from inside the New Zealand s Pike river mine where an explosion killed 29 men nearly nine years ago have been released. The shots were taken as a

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  • Welcome to RECOLLECT West Coast New Zealand History

    Welcome to "West Coast NZ History". Help keep West Coast Recollect alive Former mayor Tony Kokshoorn has exclusively gifted us a digitised copy of his historical book. All donations of 25 or over will receive a digital copy. Visit our Givealittle page to make a donation please include your email address.

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  • New Zealand Mining Minerals and Fuel Resources

    New Zealand s coal resources are abundant amounting to about 15 billion Mt (Gt) however only 8.6 Gt has been economically recoverable. As of 2010 five underground and 16 opencast mines were operating in

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  • Minerals • Environment Guide

    New Zealand uses coal for domestic purposes such as electricity generation hothouse horticulture to heat large buildings such as universities schools and hospitals and to process dairy meat wool and wood in the South Island. New Zealand also exports coal to countries such as India China and Japan exporting 1.4 million tonnes in 2015. 4555.

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  • Crown Minerals Act 1991 No 70 (as at 19 February 2019

    Crown Minerals Act 1991. and mining of Crown owned minerals for the benefit of New Zealand. (2) To this end this Act provides for— any coal mining right or other right lease sublease tenancy licence or easement granted under the Coal Mines Act 1979 (d)

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  • New Zealandemployee count in coal mining industry 2018

    This statistic depicts the number of employees in the coal mining industry in New Zealand from 2009 to 2018.

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  • Coal and coal miningTe Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand

    Mining. Europeans began mining coal in New Zealand in the 1840s. At first men went underground and dug out the coal with picks and shovels. In the early 1900s men used compressed-air machines in mines to cut coal from the rock. They also used explosives to blast the rocks. The coal was loaded into railway wagons and taken out.

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  • Coal From The New Zealand Alps 1950sYouTube

    Nov 13 2008 · Mining coal in the mountains of New Zealand in the 1950s. To license footage from this subject go to http //travelfilmarchive.

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  • Blackball Mine Greymouth Grey District West Coast

    Blackball Mine Greymouth Grey District West Coast Region New Zealand The Blackball Coal Mine and associated town of Blackball is where the union movement in New Zealand began and set the foundations of the New Zealand Labour Party. Its importance may not be

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  • The Biggest Industries In New ZealandWorldAtlas

    Mining. New Zealand is rich in natural resources and it has deposits of iron ore silver coal gold and limestone. The country ranks 22nd globally in iron ore production and 29th in gold production.

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  • Coal resourcesTe Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand

    Coal measures is a name for coal-bearing sedimentary rocks which include sandstone mudstone and conglomerates as well as coal seams. Coal measures mined in New Zealand are generally a few tens to several hundreds of metres thick and they are between 10 and 75 million years old.

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  • All 29 miners in New Zealand believed dead after second

    Nov 24 2010 · A huge explosion tore through a coal mine in New Zealand today extinguishing any hope of survival for 29 miners trapped underground for five days after an

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  • Mining jobs in New Zealand540 vacancies Jora

    Heavy Machine OperatorMining-new Bathurst Resources Waikato District North Island Our Rotowaro mine located 10km west of Huntly and we are looking for Heavy Plant Operators to

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  • New Zealand and coal Tedsoutfit Wiki Fandom

    Coal mining Edit. The New Zealand coal mining industry produced 5.77 million tonnes in 2006. The major mining operations are centred on the Waikato region the West Coast and Southland. 2.29 million tonnes was produced from Waikato mines mostly for supplying the Huntly Power Station which consumes over 1.9 million tonnes a year and the Glenbrook Mill of New Zealand Steel which

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  • Executive TeamNew Zealand Coal Carbon

    Ian manages logistics and projects for our companies. He joined us in 1999 from an international coal marketing management position. A mining engineer by background Ian has worked in New Zealand and overseas in the mining sector from diamonds in Nambia to silver and copper in Australia including managing the Iron Sands project at BHP s NZ

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  • Rotowaro » Bathurst Resources Ltd

    The Rotowaro coalfield and opencast mine is the second largest opencast coal mine in New Zealand. The mine is located in the Rotowaro coal field an area that has had a long history of both open cast and underground mining. It was first mined in 1915 after a branch railway and a bridge were established over the Waikato River.

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  • MiningTe Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand

    Coal mining. The West Coast is the only part of New Zealand where high-quality bituminous coal is found. The main coalfields (Greymouth Reefton and Buller) had been discovered by the early 1860s and production was soon underway. There was a strong demand for bituminous coal as fuel for steamships railway locomotives and industrial boilers

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  • Coal mining New ZealandYouTube

    Dec 09 2009 · Coal mining at Rotowaro 8kms west of Huntly. Excavating Greymouth river.

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  • New Zealandemployee count in coal mining industry 2018

    This statistic depicts the number of employees in the coal mining industry in New Zealand from 2009 to 2018.

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  • The Biggest Industries In New ZealandWorldAtlas

    Mining. New Zealand is rich in natural resources and it has deposits of iron ore silver coal gold and limestone. The country ranks 22nd globally in iron ore production and 29th in gold production.

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  • List of coal mines in New ZealandMine Exploration

    Kaitangata Coal MineNew Zealand 2 albums / 0 photos / 0 photo votes / 0 documents / 0 notes Last modifiedApril 27 th 2009 by carnkie Want to add a mine As a registered AditNow member you are very welcome to add new mine/quarry/site to the database We are very grateful to people for contributing and increasing the number of mines and

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  • Blackball Mine Greymouth Grey District West Coast

    Blackball Mine Greymouth Grey District West Coast Region New Zealand The Blackball Coal Mine and associated town of Blackball is where the union movement in New Zealand began and set the foundations of the New Zealand Labour Party. Its importance may not be

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  • Talk New Zealand and coalSourceWatch

    New Zealand Mining Industry Association (NZMIA) Key Facts of NZ Mining NZMIA Coal in New Zealand Ministry of Economic Development "Coal Overview" April 2008.

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  • What Are The Major Natural Resources Of New Zealand

    Mar 18 2019 · Mining in New Zealand has a long history which dates back the period before the European colonization of the country when the Maori people mined argillite. After the colonization mining began in New Zealand in the latter period of the 19th century and the minerals produced since that time include limestone gold iron ore silver and coal.

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  • Miners Killed in New Zealand Mining Accidents

    Wiki page on Miners Killed in New Zealand Mining Accidents3 Feb 1869 to Mar 2006 in New Zealand.

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