21 / 11 / 2019
Rock Legends is an interview series showcasing the experiences of mining and exploration veterans. The following interview was conducted with Dan Johnson, Exploration Manager at Aeon Metals Ltd. Dan is a geologist with over 35 years of experience. It was great to chat about his career and the advice he has for new starters in […]
04 / 11 / 2019
One of Mitchell’s core values is to ‘continuously improve and find a better way’. So in 1992, when Gordonstone Mine (now known as Kestrel Mine) in Central Queensland called, Peter Mitchell had to somehow come up with a plan to drill a 2.5m diameter vent shaft. With the help of his fitters, boilermakers and seasoned […]
30 / 10 / 2019
Mitchell’s RADCO Technologies delegates, Wayne Parkinson, Engineering Manager, and Shane Arnold, Continuous Improvement Manager, look forward to seeing our shareholders, clients and suppliers at this year’s Longwall Conference for shared learning across the underground coal mining sector.
27 / 10 / 2019
Drilling has been an integral part of the Mitchell’s DNA for generations. Here’s a classic shot of Nathan, just 9 years young, ‘offsiding’ experienced campaigners Graham Hotters and Rod Kirby. Back in the day, Mitchell performed a lot of coal exploration in the Ipswich region of Queensland. Watch those toes, Nathan!