Coal miner Rodney Osborne was toward the end of a double shift at the Gateway Eagle Mine in West Virginia in June when the 32-year-old was crushed to death by a rotating drill.
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History Timeline. This is an old postcard of Coalwood Main. According to Alex P. Schust, "the postcard is before Consolidation took over. The large white building on the left was the General Manager's residence.
The true costs of coal, natural gas, and other fossil fuels aren't always obvious—but their impacts can be disastrous.
Lung-penetrating dust from coal-fired power plants in the European Union claims some 23,000 lives a year and racks up tens of billions of euros in health costs, an NGO report said Tuesday.
The 2010 Copiapó mining accident, also known then as the "Chilean mining accident", began on Thursday, 5 August 2010 with a cave-in at the San José copper–gold mine, located in the Atacama Desert 45 kilometers (28 mi) north of the regional capital of Copiapó, in northern Chile.
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The second type of coal loader is the truck dump. A truck dump is used when a mine is located some distance away from the rails. The simplest form of truck dump is a ramp which allows the truck to simply back-up onto a pier and empty its load into the waiting coal hopper (now outlawed due to a high number of accidents involving the truck or ...
(first posted 2/12/2013) As with many young men, eventually the roving eye turns to that two-wheeled conveyance, the motorcycle. Mine was no different.
The 33rd Annual Mine Reclamation Awards ceremony celebrated yet another year of excellence in mine reclamation practices in the Province of BC. Thirty-three
The Whitehaven area of Cumbria was once a major mining centre with numerous coal and metal mines in the surrounding area. The harbour (built by the Lowther family - major local mine owners) was a busy coal port - in addition to being a major centre for ship building and other trades.
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The recent catastrophic accident at Uralkali's Solikamsk-2 potash mine is not an isolated case. Over the past thirty years, numerous similar accidents, caused by sudden surface subsidence, occurred at potash mines located in and around Berezniki and Solikamsk cities in the Perm Region of Russia ...
Photograph by Flickr user Proper Pictures. Living near an active volcano can be a little anxiety-producing, but it's not the only fire raging below the Earth's surface. Coal is a long-burning mineral hidden underground that can ignite when the circumstances are right. Those circumstances include ...
The tunnel was narrow, and a mere 16in high in places. The workers could barely kneel in it, let alone stand. Thick,choking coal dust filled their lungs as they crawled through the darkness, their knees scraping on the rough surface and their muscles contracting with pain. A single 'hurrier' pulled ...
Father-of-four Bramwell Pashley studied old mine plans to trace coal seams and used his life savings to buy a semi-detached house right over one.
History of coal mining in southern Appalachia, and how it radically transformed the region.
Enter the Adventure Mine by the No. 2 adit and experience the miner's life underground. Walk through tunnels and see large rooms where pure copper and silver was removed.
Mar 28, 2018 · Copper slag is the byproduct created during copper smelting and refining. It's made up of dust, soot, and rock, and is used to...
In this instructable I'm going to teach you how to mine in Minecraft. There are so many ways to approach mining in Minecraft. I want to cover some of the ways you...
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All About the Mine fire that destroyed a small Pennsylvania coal town. Pictures, Information, Maps, Stories and more
Mar 28, 2018 · ickins Mining is a midsized coal mining company with 20 mines located in Ohio, West Virginia, and Kentucky. The company operates deep mines as well as strip ...