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Federal approval for $35m mine extension in NSW Illawarra region

A proposed $35 million mine extension project in the Illawarra region of NSW has been granted Federal Government approval.

Knockback for $922m coal project in NSW Southern Highlands

A planned $922 million coal project in the NSW Southern Highlands has been rejected by planning authorities.

$425m contract for major Qld coal site to yield 100 jobs in construction

A five-year contract awarded for underground mining services at a major Queensland coal project marks another major milestone in re-opening the mine.

New milestone for Qld coal mine brings construction close with 1,000 jobs on offer

Once approved, a major metallurgical coal project is anticipated to create up to 1,000 new jobs in Queensland, Projectory reports.

Qld mine operation ramping up in August with recent JV acquisition

A joint venture is gearing up to make a significant economic contribution to Queensland’s Moranbah region with the award of open cut contracts.

Proposal to clear last hurdle for north Qld Greenfield mining project go-ahead

Funds are being raised for construction to commence at a north Queensland open-cut coal operation now within reach of final approvals.

Isaac Downs gains federal government approval for renewable hydrogen plant

An $85 million metallurgical coal project in Queensland has been federally approved to the next phase of the development process.

1,000 jobs on the table as $1.3b Central Qld coal proposal heads toward construction

Projectory details how close they are to construction and the scope of works behind a proposed open-cut mine expansion in the Bowen Basin.

$315 million Qld coal mine extension plans advancing a further nine years of operations

The thermal coal mine extension project would see over 600 full-time jobs for Queensland supported until the end of the project around 2037.

Major coal fired power station overhaul project in Qld south-east provides 500 jobs

A major overhaul project has kicked off outside of Kingaroy, inviting a workforce of 550 for overhaul and maintenance works details Projectory.