Byerwen Coal Mine Gets Federal Approval

In Latest News, Training & Recruitment

Glenden is set to get a new coal mine with the federal government granting approval for QCoal’s Byerwen Coal Project this week.

The $1.76 billion joint venture by QCoal and Japanese company JFE Steel is expected to create about 350 jobs during construction and employ more than 500 people once the open-cut mine is fully operational.

Federal approval, subject to 22 strict environmental conditions, comes after the Queensland coordinator general also granted conditional approval to the project in July of this year.

The mine must now be granted a State Government mining lease before construction can begin.

You may also read!

Easternwell

Two contracts awarded for $200M gas project

A well drilling contractor and building material manufacturer have each been awarded a tender for a $200 million natural

Read More...
BHP South Flank landing sunset

Virus outbreak confirmed at metal mines

A severe infection has been diagnosed several times at two mines owned by a multinational resources giant. Six cases

Read More...
Man being electrocuted Adobe Stock

New safety code takes aim at unlicensed workers

New rules are hoped to deter dodgy businesses from hiring unlicensed workers to perform dangerous jobs. Only licensed electricians

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu