At least 10 remain trapped at flooded Mexico coal mine

Pumps are continuing feverishly to pull water from a flooded coal mine in the Sabinas municipality of Mexico’s Coahuila state as 10 miners remain trapped underground since a flooding event on August 3. According to an ABC News report, Mexican president Andres Manuel Lopez – who has been to the site in northern Mexico – is calling for increased rescue…

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Get the North American Mining magazine Discount for CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Are you interested in getting a special North American Mining magazine discount for CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2023? Registration is now open for the show, running March 14-18, 2023, at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Las Vegas Festival Grounds in Las Vegas. North America’s largest construction trade show will feature more than 1,800 exhibitors across over 2.7 million sq. ft. showcasing the most advanced equipment and construction industry innovations.…

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Registration opens for CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Registration is now open for CONEXPO-CON/AGG and the International Fluid Power Exposition (IFPE), running March 14-18, 2023, at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Las Vegas Festival Grounds in Nevada.  North America’s largest construction trade show will feature more than 1,800 exhibitors across over 2.7 million sq. ft. showcasing the most advanced equipment and construction industry innovations.  “We are thrilled to return to Las Vegas…

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Lawsuits target Rosebud and West Elk coal mines

Conservation groups have recently filed lawsuits against Montana and Colorado environmental state agencies over the Rosebud and West Elk mines, reported the Associated Press.  The AP said that the Montana Environmental Information Center and Sierra Club are challenging the Montana Department of Environmental Quality’s approval of a proposed expansion of the Rosebud Mine, a surface coal mine operated by Westmoreland…

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Monarch in flight with first gold bar

Monarch Mining has produced the first gold bar from its Beaufor operation and Beacon Mill east of Val-d’Or, Quebec, and is reporting enviable progress from the new mine. The Quebec-based company said the first bar is a significant milestone for Beaufor since its listing in January of last year. To date, it has stockpiled 23,914 tonnes of ore averaging 4.76…

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