Mudgee Stone and company executive convicted and fined for mining offences

Published: 29th October 2019

Mudgee Stone Co Pty Ltd and its company director Mr Robert Murdoch were convicted and ordered to pay costs totalling $340,000.

NSW supports more stringent coal dust and silica exposure standards

Published: 29th October 2019

The NSW Government will support Safe Work Australia’s recommendation to reduce the Australian Workplace Exposure Standard for respirable coal dust from 2.5 to 1.5 mg/m3 and respirable crystalline silica from 0.1 to 0.05 mg/m3.

Resources Regulator hosting the annual Conference of Chief Inspectors of Mines and the Australasian Mining Competency Advisory Committee

Published: 29th October 2019

This week, we are hosting the annual Conference of Chief Inspectors of Mines (CCIM) and the Australasian Mining Competency Advisory Committee (AMCAC).

$6 million for metals exploration in regional NSW

Published: 29th October 2019

Explorers are being encouraged to search new areas of the state for both traditional and high-tech metal deposits thanks to $6 million in grants from the NSW Government to attract new investment into regional NSW.

Incident at Moolarben Underground Coal Mine

Published: 28th October 2019

Incident at Moolarben Underground Coal Mine

Airborne survey to map geology, minerals and groundwater complete

Published: 22nd October 2019

The Geological Survey of New South Wales, in collaboration with Geoscience Australia, has finished a large airborne electromagnetic (AEM) survey designed to map geology, minerals and groundwater in the Greater Cobar area.

Incident at Clarence Colliery near Lithgow

Published: 22nd October 2019

The Resources Regulator is responding to an incident at Clarence Colliery near Lithgow.

Recommendations follow safety incident at Ravensworth

Published: 22nd October 2019

Recommendations follow safety incident at Ravensworth

Resources Regulator investigating incident at Cedar Point Quarry

Published: 14th October 2019

The NSW Resources Regulator has commenced an investigation into the death of a worker at Cedar Point Quarry near Kyogle on 14 October 2019.

New mine safety campaign launched

Published: 3rd October 2019

The NSW Resources Regulator is launching a new state-wide mine safety campaign aimed at maintaining the safety record of mining in New South Wales.