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World Coal Contributions
Water: Nusiance, Hazard or Opportunity
Gareth Digges La Touche, Golder Associates UK, and Peter Lemke, Golder Associates Inc. (USA), discuss coal mine dewatering options.
Planning an Efficient Process
Tyler Cvetan, Charles Hoyt, Sue-Bonham Carter and Mathew Oommen, Golder Associates, discuss coal mine planning processes in relation to pit optimization.
The Race for Space
David Nolan, Golder Associates, Indonesia, discusses the need for Indonesian coal miners to utilize the space allotted to mine waste products as effectively as possible.
Coal Mine Ground Control
Rob Thomas, Golder Associates, Australia, and Dr. Keith MacAndrew, Golder Associates, UK, discuss advances in coal mine ground control.
Global IPCC: Golder Associates recommends IPCC for mine expansion in Indonesia.
Peter Altounyan, Alexander Garcia and Keith Macandrew outline how the introduction of advanced rockbolting technology is supporting mechanisation in Indian coal mines.
Richard R. Marston and Roger Doll describe how to achieve best practices in mine planning.
More Quantity; Less Quality
Donald L. Ewart Jr. and Mathew P. Oommen disucuss the prospects of future global steam coal supply.
Well Worth the Effort
Susan Poos and Len Dolby discuss pit optimisation in coal mine planning.
Donald L. Ewart, Jr. and Robert Vaughn review the Indonesian thermal coal industry.
Planning to Compete
Richard and David Marston discuss exploration, geological modelling and mine planning in a competitive marketplace.
Coal's Next Model
Mathew P. Oommen, Susan Poos, Ted Minnes, Jason Hill and Tom Cobroft look at a selection of mine modelling applications.
Theories of Evolution
Susan Poos and William Meister discuss the progress and privitization of the Russian coal mining industry.
Recent US Events and the International Coal Market
Bill Meister provides a comprehensive overview of the state of the U.S. coal industry.
Southeast Asian Coal Developments
Donald L. Ewart, Jr. studies the recent growth in the coal industry and coal-fired power sector in Southeast Asia.
Indonesian Industry Update
Donald L. Ewart Jr. presents an overview of the Indonesian coal industry.
David C. Wood analyzes the prospects for the Australian coal industry.
History Lesson for the Future
Douglas A. Wagner examines the evolution of the Southern Powder River Basin and where it goes from here.
Southeast Asia Coal Review
Donald L. Ewart Jr. examines the current situation in each of Southeast Asia's coal producing countries.
Coal Age Contributions
Virtual Reality for Dragline Planners
Tom Cobcroft looks at the benefits of using 3d-Dig as a mine planning tool.