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Mining and resources | Business Queensland

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for mining and resources. Important updates for industry. Health advice to protect resources employees. Meeting your safety and health obligations. Lodging resources dealings. Minerals and coal. Authorities and permits. Reports and notices. Industry outlook and statistics.

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Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Regulation 2017

 · Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Regulation 2017 Chapter 1 Preliminary Current as at 1 July 2018 Page 9 Authorised by the Parliamentary Counsel Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Regulation 2017 Chapter 1 Preliminary 1 Short title This regulation may be cited as the Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Regulation 2017. 2 Commencement

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Quarry fears resurface in Qld''s Scenic Rim

 · Quarry fears resurface in Qld''s Scenic Rim. Updated October 07, 2013 11:51:00 People living in Queensland''s Scenic Rim thought they had beaten a proposal for a massive quarry …

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Lockyer Area Management Statement 2013

explosives storage and production, commercial sandstone mining, poultry farms, hobby farms and the South Queensland Prison Precinct. The Lockyer Valley is a major agricultural production region in Australia .

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ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PLAN – CONDITION 4 …

the Mining Lease (M70/1038). The Stage 2 operations included an area excluded from mining and a buffer zone around a Priority 4 flora . Thomasia quercifoliathe time of submission of the original CER (1998) . At and EMP (1999), the species was a Priority 2 species. In general, the mining operations occur between the months of November to March by

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New quarry jobs in NSW

 · Quarry expansions in NSW will add to mining jobs in the state, according to the state Planning department. Approvals for expansions to two quarries, the Tinda Creek Sand Quarry near the …

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CLARIFICATION OF IDENTIFIED AIR QUALITY MATTERS …

Notwithstanding this, the dust management plan for Gold Coast Quarry will include measures to prevent and control short term nuisance dust. Key Matter 2 – Dust Impacts on Vegetation. Demonstrate that the predicted levels of dust deposition in the buffer zone will not adversely affect the health of ecologically sensitive vegetation. Response:

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A strong foundation for Australia''s future

Processing sites and buffer zones must be considered and supported ; ... within Green Wedges and supports the continued recognition of the complimentary use of land for agriculture and quarries, especially in quarry buffer areas. WA - Draft Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Bill 2020 ... The current policy setting in QLD, unfortunately does not ...

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Sand Mining

TCEQ rules regulate the location of quarries along a portion of the Brazos called the John Graves Scenic Riverway. They use the 100-year flood plain as a buffer zone between mines and the river. However, according to a TCEQ researcher, in other parts of the state, there seem to be:

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Quarries and extractive resources | Business Queensland

Find out about quarries and extractive resources in Queensland, including information about permits and approvals and key resource areas. Extracting riverine quarrying materials from lakes and watercourses. Authorisations to remove riverine quarry materials. Reporting and paying royalties for riverine quarry materials. Quarrying operations plan.

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Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 Mining and ...

Emergency preparedness for small mines and quarries Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 ... Townsville Qld 4810 Ph (07) 4760 7404 Fax (07) 4760 7400 North Region PO Box 334 Mount Isa Qld 4825 ... for explosion risk zones; and (ii) auditing the documentation for the ...

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Environmental Values, Potential Impacts & Mitigation ...

expansion area and an adjacent 100m buffer. See Figure 3 for the location of these areas. Location The Omya Australia Bajool marble mine is located at 1911 South Ulam Road, Bajool Queensland, 18.5km South of Bajool Township (see Figure 1). The proposed WREA is located within Mining …

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Code of practice for small quarries

 · Mine Rehabilitation Handbook, Australian Mining Industry Council 1989. Quarry Code of Practice, the former Department of Primary Industries, Water and Environment Tasmania, 1999. Water Act 1989 - Guidelines for Quarries and Mines, the former Department of …

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ASX ANNOUNCEMENT 9 September 2013 For personal use …

 · Constance Range Iron Project – Qld - IGR Executive Summary 3 The total Inferred Mineral Resource estimate outside of the National Park is 236Mt at 53.2% Fe, 10.3% SiO2, 0.02% P, 0.07% S, 1.6% Al2O3 and 11.2% LOI. However, 132Mt of this (43%) is within the Buffer Zone and

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Encouraging sustainable use of quarry resources

 · Quarry is a business-to-business magazine and a valuable reference tool positioned as a must-read for quarry operators, recyclers and members of the extractive industries.. The magazine is highly-targeted and is read by key decision-makers who purchase and specify quarrying plant and equipment. It is also widely read by suppliers to the quarrying industry.

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PLANNING & NATURAL SYSTEMS

 · Mines and quarries Mining and quarrying make significant contributions to State, regional and local economic and employment ... Environmental zones currently make up approximately 23.3% of this area, providing a strong signpost for where highly sensitive ... • Buffer lands - to provide separation between for example: mines, quarries, wastewater

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Queensland mines legislation and dust management ...

 · Queensland mines legislation and dust management. From 1 September 2020, the occupational exposure limits (OEL) for respirable dust and respirable crystalline silica (RCS) are 1.5mg/m 3 and 0.05mg/m 3 respectively. All mines must comply with obligations under either the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 or the Mining and Quarrying Safety ...

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Commissioner for Mine Safety and ...

In 2015–16 both the metalliferous mining and quarrying industry and the coal mining industry had a fatality free year. This is the first time this has occurred in Queensland since mining fatality records have been kept, going back to 1877. The last fatality free year for the metalliferous mining and quarrying industry was 10 years ago in 2005 ...

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30 April 2020 South Australian Productivity Commission GPO ...

buffer zones, to remove/minimise the conflict with adjoining land use. - Improving access for Higher Mass Limit (HML) vehicles via more direct routes and last mile access from quarries to concrete batching plants and quarries to customer sites. Road upgrades adjacent to quarries should automatically include access for B-Doubles and HML vehicles.

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Valuation of extractive industry and landfill sites

 · Quarries are usually considered to be valuable real estate and, in most instances, this is correct. However, there are examples where quarries have failed to meet expectations, for many reasons, and mortgagees have on occasions suffered losses, indicating that quarrying is a competitive industry with high inherent risks and liabilities.. The operation of a successful quarry requires ...

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Mining and extractive resources

mining and resource development in their areas. Core concepts Legislative environments—''extractive resources'' and ''coal, minerals, petroleum and gas resources'' In integrating this state interest, the differing legislative environments relating to extractive resources (such as quarry …

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OCCASIONAL PAPER SERIES Regulation of Aggregates in ...

Queensland is rich in aggregates, including sand, gravel, rock and soilSee Figure 1 below for a map of the state . setting out major aggregate extraction sites in Queensland. Given that a strong and cost-effective resources industry is considered crucial to Queensland''s economic growth,

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Safety Alerts & Newsletters – Mining and Quarrying ...

The Mining and Quarrying Occupational Health and Safety Committee is pleased to announce the Fully Funded Accredited Mental Health First Aid Officer Training in the last week of April. MAQOHSC continues to support industry and promote the importance of workplace mental health and is committed to supporting industry with high quality evidence ...

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Agriculture buffer zones ensure ''right to farm''

 · Agriculture buffer zones ensure ''right to farm'' 5 months, 4 weeks ago Agriculture buffer zones ensure ''right to farm'' Allan Dingle, Queensland Farmers'' Federation president 23 Dec 2020, 2 …

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Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety ...

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety, Western Australia | 20,118 followers on LinkedIn. Support a safe, fair and responsible future for the Western Australian community, industry ...

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Mines and quarries

The Department for Energy and Mining (DEM) acknowledges Aboriginal people as the First Nations Peoples of South Australia. We recognise and respect the cultural connections as the Traditional Owners and occupants of the land and waters of South Australia, and that they continue to make a unique and irreplaceable contribution to the State.

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A Queensland case study: TLPI

 · A Queensland case study: TLPI. Waste Management Review investigates the impact on waste management developments in Ipswich when the Queensland Government planning minister exercised his powers. Earlier this year in Queensland, the state government exercised its legislative powers to introduce requirements for new buffer zones to new or expanded ...

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The new no-go zone around one of Queensland''s worst ...

 · The risk of spreading toxic groundwater from one of Queensland''s worst environmental contaminations prompts a ban on coal seam gas drilling in an …

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Controversial quarry project will go ahead

 · Australian Financial News News - [ November 12, 2019 ] Former PM stresses Australia and China are "different" but "united" News [ April 2, 2019 ] Chinese economy will bottom out from the middle of this year Markets [ June 19, 2018 ] NSW budgets to clean up waste and asbestos News

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Land | Department of Resources

Visit us at to find out about native title obligations for mining and resources.. Native Title Services The Queensland Government''s Native Title Services is the first point of contact to advise you on land that may be subject to native title and inquiries about the native title process for mining and petroleum authorities.

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