What is highwall mining?
Highwall mining is a technique for attaining additional coal recovery after the economic strip limit is reached in surface mining. It involves remote deployment of a continuous miner in openings beneath the final highwall, with no personnel entry.
Who are ugm?
UGM is one of Australia’s leading underground coal mining contractors, providing a comprehensive range of services to keep you on coal. We have completed hundreds of coal projects for major mining companies across New South Wales and Queensland.
Where is highwall mining used?
Highwall mining systems have been used extensively in the US and Australia due to their safe and economical mining method (Robertson et al. 1988; Michell 1999). However, in Indonesia, only a few highwall mining operations has been done (Furukawa et al. 2009).
What does UGM stand for?
Union General Meeting
UGM is an abbreviation that has several meanings: Union General Meeting, a variety of legislative body controlling the affairs of a students’ union.
Is UGM open for donations?
The UGM Thrift Store is open for retail shopping and accepting donations. Please note, if you are planning to visit our store to either drop off donations or shop we are requiring face coverings and social distancing due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Who are UGM experts in underground coal mining?
UGM – Experts In Underground Coal Mining Your trusted partner in underground mining services. We supply specialised equipment and personnel to coal mines in Australia. Home About Us
When did US-UGM start producing coal in Australia?
We have built a strong reputation for developing quality, efficient and reliable relationships with our customers. Established in 1997, our history is deeply embedded in Australia’s coal industry.
How much coal does addcar Highwall mining system produce?
ADDCAR highwall mining systems have produced in excess of 100Mt of coal and is the leader in maximising resource recovery and cost effectiveness for our clients.
When was US-UGM established in New South Wales?
Established in 1997, our history is deeply embedded in Australia’s coal industry. We have completed hundreds of coal projects for major mining companies across New South Wales and Queensland. Backed by the strength of our parent company, Bis, our expert team is fully equipped to deliver civil construction projects in the underground environment.