Improving LV safety

Reduced visibility of LVs in the underground environment is a significant safety risk – even when fitted with mandatory flashing beacons. To address this issue, we undertook an initiative to improve LV safety by fitting all LVs across our sites with whip aerials. To date, the results have been notable.

March 27, 2018
Safety, Underground Mining, Whip Aerials

New Technology to Improve Safety and Training

Following a comprehensive mapping and configuration process, PYBAR went live with the INX HSE&T management platform in July 2016. Over the last few months, PYBAR has been rolling out INX software across our sites. INX is a web-based and mobile software solution that, once fully rolled out, we anticipate will…

January 10, 2017

PYBAR receives independent certification of safety management system

We are pleased to announce that our safety management system has been independently certified as meeting the AS/NZS 4801:2001 and OHSAS 18001:2007 quality standards for Operational Health & Safety Management Systems. This internationally recognised certification identifies PYBAR as upholding high standards and exemplifies our commitment to our safety value and…

March 9, 2016
Whole of Mine

Mount Isa Team Delivers

EIGHT YEARS LTI FREE, THE TEAM CONTINUES TO DELIVER A VALUABLE AND RELIABLE SERVICE AT MOUNT ISA 17 October marked the day Mount Isa reached the significant milestone of eight years LTI (Lost Time to Injury) free and two years, 205 days DI (Disabling Injury) free – representing a strong…

December 8, 2015
Mine Development, Mine Production, Production Drilling, Queensland

Values Roll Out

Sharing our values with all teams 10 sites, over 40 crews and teams shared in our values.

August 24, 2015
Our People

Congratulations to CSA Team

On Saturday, 23rd January 2015 our two CSA contracts celebrated 1000 days without a lost time injury (LTI).

January 30, 2015
Mine Development, Mine Production, Whole of Mine


Safety is a #1 priority, taking precedence always. Underpinning this is the PYBAR Safety Management System which has a zero harm mandate. Safety is a continuous journey.

January 28, 2015
Mine Development, Mine Production, Whole of Mine

Bruce Moore – Planning & Reliability Superintendent

Bruce joins the PYBAR Plant and Maintenance team after an extensive mechanical and maintenance career in underground mines all over Australia and in Indonesia, and more recently as the Maintenance Foreman for PYBAR’s drilling division.

July 2, 2013
Maintenance, Whole of Mine

Safe haulage during construction at Ulan

To maintain mine productivity, PYBAR’s civil and earthworks partner, A1 Earthworx Mining & Civil (A1) have been providing haulage services during construction and commissioning of the trunk conveyors and workshop / stores at Xstrata Coal’s Ulan West operations.

April 29, 2013
Mine Development, Mine Production, Whole of Mine

PYBAR’s skills assist Newcrest at Lihir

Maree Hitchen from PYBAR’s maintenance team has travelled to Papua New Guinea (PNG) to assist Newcrest’s Lihir operations team implement management systems to improve and unify processes across Newcrest sites.

March 20, 2013
Exploration Drilling, Mine Development, Mine Production, Whole of Mine