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2009-12-10 15:05:00

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Patriot Coal Corporation (NYSE: PCX) today announced that James N. Magro has been named to the newly created position of Senior Vice President of Underground Mining, reporting to Paul H. Vining, President & Chief Operating Officer. Mr.

2009-12-01 15:02:00

ABINGDON, Va., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Emerald Coal Resources, LP, an affiliate of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), said that it had resumed production at the Emerald longwall mine near Waynesburg, Pa. The Emerald mine experienced a roof fall on Nov. 18.

2009-11-20 08:25:00

ABINGDON, Va., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --Emerald Coal Resources, LP, an affiliate of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), said that its Emerald longwall mine near Waynesburg, Pa. experienced a roof fall Wednesday that disabled its main conveyor line and shut down coal production.

2009-10-14 07:30:00

VANCOUVER, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Great Basin Gold Ltd. ("Great Basin Gold" or the "Company"), (TSX: GBG; NYSE Amex: GBG; JSE: GBG) announces another step forward in the permitting process for the Company's Hollister Project in northeastern Nevada.

2009-10-06 07:30:00

VANCOUVER, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Ralph Rushton, VP Corporate Development of Radius Gold Inc. (TSX-V: RDU), is pleased to provide an update on the Company's Tambor gold project in Guatemala.

2009-06-17 07:00:00

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Bacteria can live in longwall hydraulic fluid, consuming portions of the longwall fluid in their growth, which lowers product performance.

2009-04-08 04:00:00

SCOTTSDALE, AZ and TORONTO, ON, April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - 3D-P, a leading provider of technology products for the mining industry, and Active Control Technology (TSX-V:ACT), producer of ActiveMine(TM), the premier wireless voice communication and tracking system for mines, are pleased to announce that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). Under the MOU, ACT will leverage 3D-P's Intelligent Endpoint(TM) product line to extend its product and services offerings.

2008-11-04 15:00:14

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, Wis., Nov. 4, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bucyrus International, Inc. (Nasdaq:BUCY) announced today that it will participate in the Goldman Sachs Global Industrials Conference in New York on November 6, 2008.

2008-10-31 09:00:18

Centamin Egypt Limited ("Centamin" or "the Company") (TSX: CEE)(ASX: CNT)(AIM: CEY) is providing the following report on its activities in the quarter ended September 30, 2008.

2008-10-31 09:00:18

GOLDEN, Colo., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Atna Resources Ltd. ("Atna") - (TSX: ATN), is pleased to report activity at the Pinson Gold Mine in Humboldt County, Nevada.

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