P&H MinePro Services is the support and distribution arm of P&H Mining Equipment, a global leader in the manufacture and service of large excavating and drilling machines used in hard rock and coal overburden open cut mining applications. Ninety percent of the world`s surface mines utilise P&H equipment.
P&H Minepro’s application to build a facility to repair mining equipment in Rutherford, NSW has been approved creating more mining jobs for the area.
The $25 million facility was approved by the Maitland Council stating that “the proposed development is considered satisfactory . . . the development application is recommended for approval subject to consent conditions”.
24hrs a day, 7 days a week operation
The business will operate around the clock, 7 days a week and will primarily be a mining machinery support servicing and repair centre.
On completion, it will employ approximately 206 people in mining jobs and will be located in the Anambah business park, in Rutherford, NSW.
Mining equipment repair jobs for the Hunter
Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.
The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the worldâ€™s largest deposits of bituminous coal.
The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queenslandâ€™s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.
The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.
Caterpillar Haul truck 793
The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.
The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStarâ„˘
Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.
Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)
Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.
RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.