Mining Timber

Mining Timber

S. T. Olive & Sons is one of Queensland's leading suppliers of top quality mining timbers and timber products. The company has developed a comprehensive and efficient timber processing complex at Dingo and is renowned throughout the state as an experienced leader in its field. The mill is specifically geared for the proficient production of quality mining timber products. Recent and continual expansion of the company’s sawmilling site (including a second mill complex) has meant an increase in productive capacity.

S. T. Olive and Sons is ideally situated in the centre of the Bowen Basin coal mining industry and the mining companies of Central Queensland rely on its prompt and economical supply of quality roof support timber for the popular longwall method of underground mining.

Chock Timber

Australian longwall operators systematically support longwall tailgates with timber chocks. We provide a range of chock timbers used to support to construct roof support Cogs, for underground mine tunnels. 
Popular sizes are 150x100mmx1.0/1.2m
All chock timbers available in both hardwood and pine, different sizes and lengths available upon request.


S T Olive & Sons is proud to supply the mining industry with the very latest in timber products. Our products will help to improve the efficiency and safety of your mine. S T Olive & Sons has partnered with engineering company Strata Products to deliver the specialised and unique timber technology designed to improve mine safety. Link-N-Lock is an innovative roof support system that is cost effective, stronger than other methods, as well as being lighter and quicker to install. Link-N-Lock is perfectly suited to the ‘longwall’ method of underground mining. Designed to improve mine safety, the Link-N-Lock system has a proven record of reduction in lost time accidents.
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