UK's DST to make energy cells in West Virginia

UK's DST to make energy cells in West Virginia

UK company will use coal and other organic material for clean energy storage.

Investment

25 NOVEMBER 2020
Ramaco shifts down at Berwind

Ramaco shifts down at Berwind

Coal miner cited the subdued met coal market as reason for the decision.

Coronado restarts US ops after COVID-19 idle

Coronado restarts US ops after COVID-19 idle

Shutdown due to COVID-19 had been ongoing since late March.

Covid-19

28 MAY 2020
Contura curtails work at mines

Contura curtails work at mines

Coal miner has cited market conditions as one impetus for decision

Covid-19

07 APRIL 2020
Consol adds Itmann to operational roster

Consol adds Itmann to operational roster

New West Virginia mine should be online in 2021

Development

13 MAY 2019
Arch confirms new Appalachian coal mine

Arch confirms new Appalachian coal mine

Leer South in West Virginia, US, to be near-twin of existing Leer longwall operation

Development

20 FEBRUARY 2019
WVU mine rescue teams top competition

WVU mine rescue teams top competition

Two WVU teams earn first, third at SME rescue contest

Sustainability

03 NOVEMBER 2017
OSMRE funds study of coal mining health risks

OSMRE funds study of coal mining health risks

US$1 million study responds to state request

Coal

05 AUGUST 2016
ESCO opens Charleston branch

ESCO opens Charleston branch

ESCO Corp will open a new supply and service branch in Charleston, West Virginia, US, on March 6

Fleet

24 FEBRUARY 2015
Cat system helps to set new record

Cat system helps to set new record

A coal mine recently set another world record for daily low-seam coal production using a Cat automated...

Equipment

19 JUNE 2014

Joy delivers 6,000th continuous miner

Joy has shipped its 6,000th continuous miner, the 12CM12, to Patriot Coal in West Virginia, US

Equipment

07 JUNE 2012