In 2019, about 250,000 miners worked at approximately 12,000 metal/nonmetal mines across the US, and about 83,000 worked in around 1,000 coal mines

MSHA adds tools to track violations

MSHA has launched two online tools to assist in tracking standard violations associated with mining deaths...

Sustainability

02 MARCH 2015
Success for Boart drilling team

Success for Boart drilling team

A Boart Longyear drilling team has completed a challenging project for an underground longwall coal mine...

Coal

27 FEBRUARY 2015
Brazil updates ventilation regs

Brazil updates ventilation regs

Brazil's National Department of Mineral Production issued Ordinance No. 36 in January, bringing amendments...

Development

16 FEBRUARY 2015
Energy Fuels to resume Canyon development

Energy Fuels to resume Canyon development

Preparations have begun to restart active mining operations at Energy Fuels' Canyon mine

Logistics

09 FEBRUARY 2015
Master Drilling to bore record shaft

Master Drilling to bore record shaft

Master Drilling plans to raise bore a shaft of record depth

Development

06 FEBRUARY 2015
RAG Mining Solutions offers refurbished mining equipment

RAG Mining Solutions offers refurbished mining equipment

In addition to field-tested machinery, RAG Mining Solutions can now supply refurbished equipment and...

Coal

12 JANUARY 2015
Putzmeister launches new scissor lift platform

Putzmeister launches new scissor lift platform

Putzmeister has launched Minelift 4, a new scissor lift platform for the mining industry

Development

02 DECEMBER 2014
ABB launches SmartVentilation

ABB launches SmartVentilation

ABB's SmartVentilation offers a real-time analysis and control system

Development

01 DECEMBER 2014
MSHA announces August impact inspection results

MSHA announces August impact inspection results

The MSHA has announced that federal inspectors issued 131 citations and 11 orders during special impact...

Coal

25 SEPTEMBER 2014
Murray & Roberts secures Venetia contract

Murray & Roberts secures Venetia contract

Murray & Roberts Cementation has secured a US$247.4 million contract at De Beers' Venetia underground...

Equipment

23 JULY 2014
RAG signs Chinese collaboration deal

RAG signs Chinese collaboration deal

In July, RAG Mining Solutions signed a contract with Kailuan Coal Group and Deutsche Gesellschaft fr...

Equipment

01 OCTOBER 2013
Atlas Copco to acquire GIA

Atlas Copco to acquire GIA

Atlas Copco has agreed to acquire the underground business of GIA Industri from Vtterledens Verkstad....

Equipment

16 DECEMBER 2011