All trapped miners safely rescued All 28 miners who ... chambers when the fire broke out. "In coal mines you get out. In gold mines you wait it out." He said three Newmont mines rescue teams had been on site, one in the mine and another two on stand-by. The New Zealand Mines Rescue Service ... 02/5/2016 - 11:00 am | View Link
Hard rock frustrates rescue of trapped NZ miners Hard rock layers slowed the progress of drills boring into a New Zealand mine as rescuers waited impatiently for a chance to test if air quality underground is safe enough for them to go in to pull out 29 trapped miners ... a smoldering fire deep ... 01/11/2016 - 9:49 am | View Link
Turkey mine blast kills hundreds, many trapped An explosion and fire ... in New Zealand’s worst mining disaster in decades after a huge gas-fuelled explosion deep underground ends hopes of rescuing the South Island coalminers, who were caught in a similar blast five days earlier 2010: 33 miners ... 05/13/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Rescued: 28 trapped miners from New Zealand gold mine It was seven anxious hours before families awaiting news at the Trio Gold ... miners were "fine and everyone's in good spirits". He added: "One person may have smoke inhalation, and we will look after him as a precaution." Mr Grindlay said the cause of the ... 07/17/2012 - 1:47 am | View Link
All 28 miners rescued from New Zealand gold mine after fire; some were trapped for 7 hours WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Twenty-eight miners were rescued from a New Zealand gold mine Tuesday after a fire trapped the men underground for up to seven hours. A truck engine caught fire early Tuesday at the Trio mine in the North Island town of Waihi. 07/16/2012 - 11:13 pm | View Link
Trapped miners in New Zealand gold mine following fire have been rescued WELLINGTON, New Zealand – Mine officials all 28 miners have been rescued from a New Zealand gold mine, which a fire kept some trapped for 7 hours. A truck engine caught fire early Tuesday at the mine in the North Island town of Waihi. Mine officials said ... 07/16/2012 - 2:32 pm | View Link
All 28 miners trapped in New Zealand gold mine now free Twenty-eight miners were rescued from a New Zealand gold mine Tuesday after a fire trapped the men underground for up to seven hours. A truck engine caught fire early Tuesday at the Trio mine in the North Island town of Waihi. Mine officials said the ... 07/16/2012 - 1:01 pm | View Link
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