The Maxwell Project will provide significant benefits to the local economy: The coking coal product and underground mining techniques provide industry diversity in the Muswellbrook LGA. The Project will create increased local employment options and benefit local businesses. We have commenced employing local staff.
31/08/2021 · Lock the Gate Alliance warmly welcomes the NSW Independent Planning Commission's decision to reject POSCO's Hume Coal and rail project in the state's Southern Highlands. The IPC's decision that the mine should not be built due in part to the threat it posed underground, surface, and drinking water, followed an earlier recommendation by the Planning Department that the project .