Mimosa mine goes tele-remote

New mining practices are underway at the 4Mt/y Mimosa coal mine in Coahuila, Mexico, after changes in geological conditions led to an increase in coal-seam outbursts, putting miner’s lives in danger

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Mimosa now operates its roadheaders using a tele-remote control system

To keep operators away from the risk of outbursts, the site now operates its roadheaders using a tele-remote control system, and shuttle car operators are required to exit cars 80m away from the face