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MEZHDURECHENSK, Russia, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mechel OAO , one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that a new long wall face has been commissioned at the Olzherasskaya-Novaya Mine, at its Southern Kuzbass OAO coal mining subsidiary.
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 4, 2008) - Dundee Precious Metals Inc.
Unico, Incorporated (OTCBB: UNCO), a natural resource company in the precious metals mining sector, today announced the recent progress of underground rehabilitation work at the Deer Trail Mine in Marysvale, Utah.
By Jens Dana Deseret News EUREKA, Juab County -- Plans to bury or seal 116 abandoned mines near this semi-ghost town are drawing opposition from groups saying Utah's mining legacy is getting the shaft.
SALT LAKE CITY - The collapse of the Crandall Canyon mine one year ago was so extensive, federal officials found no other mining disaster in the past 50 years to compare to it.
By CHUCK STINNETT The Gleaner (270) 831-8343 or firstname.lastname@example.org As part of the single largest work force hiring in the region in a decade and the opening of the biggest coal mine in at least two generations, Henderson Community College is preparing for a pair of job fairs in the coming weeks.
By Ken Ward Jr. Five months before the Crandall Canyon Mine disaster in Utah, mine officials told a federal inspector about a massive "bump" that blew out two entire coal pillars. But the U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration never investigated the accident.
By Associated Press Utah's largest coal producer will bypass $100 million of coal to avoid the kind of danger that led to the collapse at Crandall Canyon. Arch Coal Inc. decided to pull back where a coal seam dips nearly 3,000 feet underground. The Utah Geological Survey says St.
By The Associated Press PRICE, Utah (AP) - The operator of a collapsed Utah mine violated safety protocols by cutting coal pillars that should have been left standing to prevent cave-ins, federal regulators said Thursday.The officials said a subsidiary of Ohio-based Murray Energy Corp.