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New software releases help bring crucial elements into better focus for mines. Nov 1, 2016 959
Preparing for the worst: emergency prevention, preparedness crucial to minimizing the impact of an event no operation ever wants to see happen. Oct 1, 2016 1389
3Q safety report: Appalachia marks two deaths in July-September period while coal nears the possibility of a new record low level of fatal injuries. Oct 1, 2016 2085
Bolstering with the best: 35th International Ground Control Conference closes on a positive note as officials prep for changes in 2017. Conference news Sep 1, 2016 2163
Fighting fire with fire: proactive measures are crucial to preventing one of mining's worst nightmares. Sep 1, 2016 2610
Taking the hard line: the potential for flexible ventilation systems as a next generation of underground infrastructure. Aug 1, 2016 1410
Taking the control room out of the control room: managing the modern preparation plant control center with the newest control systems technology. Aug 1, 2016 1342
ErgoMine app helps identify hazards: technology now makes haul truck and maintenance/repairs audits easier. Aug 1, 2016 1185
Intelligent approach to ash: Tennessee Valley Authority tackling safer, more efficient coal ash storage and monitoring. Jul 1, 2016 2065
20 fatality overview: industry records two coal deaths in April-June period, putting the midyear 2016 total at six. Jul 1, 2016 2111
Flying high: the sky's the limit as North Dakota mine takes an innovative approach to surveying and monitoring. Jun 1, 2016 2641
A soaring future: Alpha's Hawks Nest mine exemplifies multiuse reclamation success. Jun 1, 2016 905
A superior upgrade: Midwest Energy Resources Co. teams up with service partners for a growth-minded makeover of a Midwest transport leader, the Superior Terminal. May 1, 2016 1596
Fluidly streamlining: with both safety and efficiency the top priority for mines, the area of lubricants, along with other vital fluids, is keeping pace. May 1, 2016 1682
Coal Prep 2016 overview: despite the market, the show's outlook is positive as its readies to welcome attendees to new Louisville home. Apr 1, 2016 3313
10 fatality overview: three deaths in January at the core of coal's deadly quarter. Apr 1, 2016 2602
Power placement: a long-time solution for high-power installation gets a modern makeover. Mar 1, 2016 1213
The benefits of degasification: when it comes to proper gas management and ventilation, a veteran industry expert answers the question: how wide is too wide for a longwall? Statistical table Feb 1, 2016 2146
Jack of all trades: industry's trend of doing more with less has allowed Joy Global's line of resourceful front-end loaders to take on even more responsibility. Feb 1, 2016 1638
A new record for coal mining safety: coal fatalities for 2015 total 11, setting a new benchmark on industry's road to zero. Jan 1, 2016 1908
Harvey mine: the road to today: the evolution of CONSOL Energy's Harvey complex has been long and winding, but with a successful integration now complete, a favorable future awaits. Company overview Dec 1, 2015 2126
Picking up the pace: always seeking a better way to do things, OEMs are listening to mines' feedback and upping the efficiency ante. Dec 1, 2015 1159
The art of the move: top Texas lignite producer Luminant takes on not just one, but four, major dragline moves--and with enviable results. Nov 1, 2015 1857
Building a better belt: an overview of the leading edge in conveyor engineering technology. Nov 1, 2015 3049
A test of valor: the 104th national mine rescue competition brings dozens of teams to Kentucky to put their skills to the test. Oct 1, 2015 1711
Third quarter fatality overview: industry marks fairly quiet June-September period. Oct 1, 2015 1243
Remembering those lost: son of miner killed in Ohio operation follows 'calling,' raises thousands to commemorate state's fallen workers. Sep 1, 2015 633
Coal Handling & Storage 2015: a new venue in St. Louis promises a diverse collection of hot topics and networking opportunities. Sep 1, 2015 3568
On solid ground: 34th meeting of International Conference on Ground Control in Mining spotlights top research and best of the sector's experts. Conference news Sep 1, 2015 2238
Resourceful connections: communications and tracking producers, mines thinking outside the box regarding cost efficiencies, system capabilities. Aug 1, 2015 1456
Bluefield Coal Show 2015 preview: the far-reaching Appalachian industry event is returning for its 21st year. Aug 1, 2015 2538
Fueling automation technology: Wenco works with Canadian mine to realize time, resource efficiencies using automated fuel dispatching. Aug 1, 2015 2368
Getting the scoop: the latest in scoop, shuttle car technology. Jul 1, 2015 1708
A life-saving response: MSHA, partners test new mine emergency operations response system at CONSOL's Harvey mine. Jul 1, 2015 1269
2Q Fatality review: April-June quarter proves to be another active period in coal mining, particularly underground. Jul 1, 2015 2412
Stepping in the right direction: consultancy firms outline progress at two North American coal properties. Jun 1, 2015 1356
The right safety alignment: tire and wheel dangers at mine sites, particularly regarding electricity, is sometimes unseen, making tire safety crucial for all. Jun 1, 2015 2304
Alpha Coal West works with cat if to develop a better dipper. Jun 1, 2015 923
In the leer view: Arch's Leer operation in West Virginia standing tall as one of the nation's newest longwalls. May 1, 2015 1983
Long wall USA 2015 preview: Pittsburgh again playing host to the industry's only longwall-focused event. May 1, 2015 7981
First quarter 2015 fatality review: coal's year-end record quickly shaken by active first quarter. Report May 1, 2015 2246
Peabody miner invents a new method to rescue distressed operators. May 1, 2015 1001
Leer prep plant strives for excellence: technology, cutting-edge design, experience come together to exemplify processing success. Apr 1, 2015 1540
Coal Prep 2015 overview: Coal Prep 2015 introducing new format, special events--and prepares to test a new venue in 2016. Apr 1, 2015 1574
Conveyors carry the load: a look at belt technology, the core of mines' material handling efficiency. Mar 1, 2015 2325
Appalachian activity: despite the times, old and new names acquire assets and begin to chart a new course. Mar 1, 2015 1905
Dragline gets new lease on life: North American Coal relocates and refurbishes a dragline. Mar 1, 2015 2456
Technologies collide for surface safety: suppliers, OEMs alike work to advance collision avoidance technology. Feb 1, 2015 2388
Coal ends year at record low fatalities: examining trends in 4Q, whole-year events leading up to a historical benchmark for 2014. Feb 1, 2015 2577
Drilling smarter, drilling better: a look at new and emerging technologies, hardware in the blasthole drilling arena. Jan 1, 2015 3694
Highwall paragon: Commonwealth Mining: safety, versatility productivity at the heart of eastern Ohio highwall. Editorial Dec 1, 2014 2220
Fatality review: 3 lives lost in 30: trio of experienced miners all killed in less than a month. Dec 1, 2014 1857
For the long haul: from automation to ergonomics, advancements in haul truck technology have never been more dynamic. Nov 1, 2014 2231
A safer tomorrow: the latest in technology and research to keep miners safe both before and after an emergency. Nov 1, 2014 4151
Eyes on the prize: putting fleet management through its paces at operations across mining and worldwide. Editorial Oct 1, 2014 3365
Plugging in to the newest high-voltage options: power systems and cable technology that is safer, more rugged than ever before. Editorial Oct 1, 2014 3175
Coal Handling & Storage 2014: St. Louis readies for two-day conference and exhibition spotlighting transport products, technology. Conference news Sep 1, 2014 1564
A no-hands approach to material storage: once a dangerous, labor-intensive activity, material storage is now 'hands off' thanks to scanner technology that takes volume measurement to a new level. Sep 1, 2014 2475
Fatality review: deaths rise in second quarter: in many ways, a review of 2Q fatalities in coal leaves more questions than answers. Aug 1, 2014 2612
Fuels of change: a look inside new turns for coal mining lubricants and fuels. Aug 1, 2014 3783
Room-and-pillar: eyeing the future: the latest in equipment, technology and consumables. Jul 1, 2014 3566
Loud and clear: the latest developments in communications and tracking technology. Jun 1, 2014 3502
First quarter U.S. coal fatalities: what can we learn in order to avoid repeating these mistakes? Jun 1, 2014 946
Mining software: where are we headed? The ever-changing face of software technology is bringing the industry into the future at warp speed. May 1, 2014 4273
Sampling, down to a science: McLanahan outlines how to make sampling system choices easier for mines. May 1, 2014 2427
Teck, SAFEmine team up for collision avoidance program: trial collision avoidance program successes helping to take Teck's safety mission company-wide. Apr 1, 2014 1834
Roof bolting tools: the latest technology-and some long-recognized mainstays--for every operation's key locations. Apr 1, 2014 2972
'Step up, get the word out' on coal: Benson. Mar 1, 2014 719
Overcoming mine fire fears: mine fires are an unfortunate potential at any operation, but knowledge is power. Mar 1, 2014 4249
Balancing Appalachian challenges opportunities: West Virginia Coal Association symposium offers barometer of current industry. Conference notes Feb 1, 2014 2199
Considerations for controlling dust: in addition to being a safety concern, fugitive dust emission Can hurt an operator's image. Feb 1, 2014 2727

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