Ewington mine

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Ewington coal mine is owned and operated by Griffin Coal, a subsidiary of Lanco Infratech Limited, 10 kilometres east of Collie in Western Australia.

In 2022, the company entered receivership.[1]

Location

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Background

Ewington is an open cut coal mine with the Ewington 2 mine developed in 1996. The Ewington 1 mine was developed in 2009.[2]

The parent company Lanco Infratech entered receivership in 2017, yet Griffin Coal remains operational. In June 2021, the company invoked force majeure to suspend operations.[3]

Project Details

  • Operator:
  • Owner: Deloitte[1]Ewington Mine, 1.1. Billion Tonnes, Mining Link, accessed June 2020</ref>
  • Location: Collie in Western Australia
  • GPS Coordinates: -33.361338,116.252589
  • Status: Mothballed
  • Production Capacity: 2 mtpa
  • Total Resource:
  • Mineable Reserves: 60.8 million tonnes (1992)[4]
  • Coal type: Bituminous (Met and Thermal)
  • Mine Size:
  • Mine Type: Surface
  • Start Year:1996
  • Source of Financing:

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Projects, IJGlobal, accessed Oct 2022
  2. Griffin Coal, "Ewington 1 & 2 Mines", Griffin Coal website, accessed November 2010.
  3. 'Broke' Griffin Coal invokes force majeure, citing wet winter to suspend operations ABC News, 29 Jul 2021.
  4. EPA Report, accessed June 2020

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