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Mid-north coast mine ordered to shut down over rehabilitation concerns

Published: 13th April 2017

NSW mining companies have been placed on notice after one mine on the mid-north coast was shut down this week for not paying their environmental rehabilitation security deposit.

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Resources Regulator seeks presenters for annual safety seminar

Published: 4th April 2017

The Resources Regulator is seeking experienced and enthusiastic presenters for its annual Mechanical Engineering Safety Seminar on 6 and 7 September 2017 in Sydney’s Olympic Park. The theme for this year’s seminar is, Are you overthinking it?

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Resources Regulator suspends Far Western Stone Quarries

Published: 8th March 2017

The NSW Resources Regulator has issued a suspension notice to Far Western Stone Quarries for failure to pay an outstanding environmental rehabilitation security deposit.

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Mine Safety Alert: Severe weather and fire preparedness

Published: 11th February 2017

The Resources Regulator has issued safety advice to mine operators. Due to Extreme or Catastrophic fire danger ratings on Sunday, the NSW Rural Fire Service requests mine operators to consider a range of measures to prepare for fires.

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Revisions to 'Statements of corporate compliance, environmental performance history and financial capability template'

Published: 15th December 2016

A revision of the Statements of corporate compliance, environmental performance history and financial capability template for grant, transfer or renewal applications has been issued.

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Compliance campaign - late payments and reporting under the Mining Act

Published: 7th December 2016

Last financial year there were over 450 occurrences of authorisation holders failing to lodge required payments or reports within the necessary time frames.

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Boral Bricks enters into enforceable undertaking and commits to independent audit and industry training

Published: 22nd November 2016

The Resources Regulator has announced that it has accepted an enforceable undertaking from Boral Bricks following an investigation into the company for alleged breaches of the Mining Act.

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Request for quote – Mechanical Engineer to assess licenced facilities

Published: 18th November 2016

The Resources Regulator is seeking quotes for the provision of a suitably qualified mechanical engineer to carry out technical assessments of persons/organisations with a licence to overhaul or repair explosion-protected diesel engine systems (ExDES).

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Resources Regulator announces prosecution proceedings against Rio Tinto Coal (NSW)

Published: 12th October 2016

The NSW Department of Industry’s Resources Regulator has announced commencement of prosecution proceedings against Rio Tinto Coal (NSW).

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Resources Regulator announces prosecution proceedings against Hunter Quarries

Published: 9th September 2016

The NSW Department of Industry’s Resources Regulator has announced the commencement of prosecution proceedings against Hunter Quarries Pty Ltd.