Automation in Queensland coal

Discussion paper - December 2019
BHP has announced it will introduce autonomous trucks at its Goonyella Riverside coal mine in Queensland’s Bowen Basin.
This is the first major deployment of automated trucks in the Queensland coal industry and other mines and operators are likely to follow suit.
This Queensland District discussion paper looks at the issues, lessons from the Pilbara and the Union’s asks of state and federal and government.

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