Earning awards were:

  • Marfork Coal Co.—Allen Powellton Mine—Underground Mine Classification
  • Alex Energy—Edwight Mining—Surface Mine Classification
  • Mammoth Coal Co.—Preparation Plant—Plant/Facilities Classification

“I congratulate the members of these operations and thank the Office of Miners’ Health, Safety, and Training as well as the West Virginia Coal Association for recognizing their outstanding safety performance,” said Baxter Phillips, CEO and president, Massey Energy.

The Marfork Coal-Allen Powellton mine, located in Raleigh County, W.Va., worked more than 102,000 exposure hours in 2010 and reported no lost time injuries. The Alex Energy-Edwight mine, located in Raleigh County, W.Va., worked more than 323,000 exposure hours in 2010 and reported no lost time injuries. The Mammoth Coal preparation plant, located in Kanawha County, W.Va., worked more than 167,000 exposure hours in 2010 and reported no lost time injuries.