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Isaac Plains Coal Mine

Bowen Basin, Queensland, Australia
Isaac Plains Coal Mine, owned by Stanmore IP Coal Pty Ltd (Stanmore) is located approximately 7km east of the township of Moranbah and 180km southwest of Mackay in Central Queensland's Bowen Basin. The open cut mine produces both coking and thermal coal types and employs dragline, bulk dozer push, and truck & excavator mining methods.
Project Snapshot
Project Name
Isaac Plains Coal Mine
Project Type
Operating Mine
Commodity Group
Mine Type
Surface Mine
Mining Method
Dragline ● Truck & Excavator
Stanmore Coal
Project Location
7 km east of Moranbah in Queensland, Australia
Geology & Mining
Mining Region
Bowen Basin
Coal Measures
Rangal Coal Measures
Coal Type
Metallurgical Coal ● Thermal Coal
Deposit Type
Contractors & Consultants
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