Liddell Colliery

From Global Energy Monitor

The Liddell Colliery is an open cut coal mine operation located at Ravensworth in the Hunter Valley in New South Wales.[1]


On its website Xstrata Coal states that "Liddell Colliery is owned through a Joint Venture between Xstrata Coal Pty Limited (Xstrata) (67.5%) and Mitsui Matsushima Australia Pty Limited (MMA) (32.5%). Liddell Coal Operations Pty Ltd (Liddell Coal), a 100%-owned entity of Xstrata, manages the operation on behalf of the Joint Venture. A local contractor; Rutherford-based Hunter Valley Earthmoving Company Pty Limited (HVE) operates the open cut mining operation, while Liddell Coal operates the coal handling and preparation plant (CHPP)."[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Xstrata Coal, "Liddell Colliery ", Xstrata Coal website, accessed August 2010.

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