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BHP Billiton puts struggling mines in the firing line

Story Published: 30 May 2013

THE world’s largest mining company has warned it “will not hesitate” to shut down any Queensland coal mine that fails to...

BMA 'meeting with unions daily'

Story Published: 10 May 2012

THE head of BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance said the company had worked to try to “remove uncertainty” for Norwich Park...

BMA to close Norwich Park mine

Story Published: 11 Apr 2012

UP TO 1400 workers will face uncertainty after resources giant BMA announced it would shut its Norwich Park mine.

Mine could go on auto

Story Published: 16 Apr 2012

GETTING rid of the miners could be the key to keeping the limping Norwich Park Mine operating in Central Queensland.

Dysart's hammer blow

Story Published: 12 Apr 2012

THE word on the street in the mining town of Dysart for the past couple of weeks was that Norwich Park, just 23km away, was...

BHP had warned unions

Story Published: 13 Apr 2012

BHP says it warned unions the Norwich Park mine near Dysart could shut down and cost 1400 jobs if sites were hit by strike...

Mine shutdown a 'kick in the guts'

Story Published: 12 Apr 2012

UP to 1400 workers face uncertainty after resources giant BMA announced it would shut Dysart's Norwich Park mine in a...

Union not to blame for closure

Story Published: 13 Apr 2012

BAD management and massive financial losses were also behind Norwich Park mine's upcoming closure – not just strike action...

Norwich Park will cease production

Story Published: 10 May 2012

BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance's (BMA) Norwich Park will officially cease all production on Friday.

Sacked picketer denies abuse

Story Published: 16 May 2012

THE brutality of union picket lines on a mine site came into sharp focus as a worker fought being sacked amid allegations...

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