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LiuGong Machinery

LiuGong Machinery promoted Kevin Thieneman to vice president. He will also continue in his role as executive chairman of LiuGong North America. Before joining LiuGong, he served as president of Caterpillar Forest Products....

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Union Pacific

Union Pacific named Printz Bolin vice president, external relations. He succeeds Mike Rock, who plans to retire February 15, after 29 years of service. Bolin is currently assistant vice president of external relations....

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Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E)

Fred Palmer has joined the Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E) as a senior legal fellow. Most recently, he was senior vice president of government relations for Peabody Energy. Prior to joining Peabody in 2001,...

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Motion Industries

Motion Industries promoted Randall “Randy” P. Breaux to president. Most recently, he was executive vice president of marketing, distribution, and purchasing for Motion Industries, and has nearly four decades of experience in the...

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Paringa Resources Ltd.

Paringa Resources Ltd. appointed Egan J. Antill as CEO and managing director. Antill spent the next 20 years in investment banking on Wall Street, including managing director, Merrill Lynch & Co., New York, where he raised...

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Westmoreland Coal Co.

CFO of bankrupt Westmoreland Coal Co. Gary Kohn is resigning for personal reasons. Kohn received $1.2 million in incentive bonuses, in addition to his $472,000 salary, during the year leading up to Westmoreland’s bankruptcy...

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Telsmith hired Don Ruppert as regional sales manager covering New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland and Delaware as his primary focus. Ruppert has a strong background from crushing and screening to sand manufacturing,...

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Motion Industries

Motion Industries hired Hal Midkiff as product sales manager, process pumps and equipment. With 27 years of experience in the process pumping industry, Midkiff has a wide range of knowledge in pumps and process equipment in...

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Tealinc Ltd.

Tealinc Ltd., a railcar operating lessor, rail transportation manager, rail transportation consultant, and railcar broker, announced Steve Christian, manager of value creation-operations, will retire after more than eight years...

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Bridgestone Americas Inc.

Bridgestone Americas Inc. appointed Rob Seibert executive director, over the road (OTR) sales, Bridgestone Americas Tires Operations (BATO). Previously, he was director of marketing, OTR, U.S. and Canada. Erica Walsh, previously...

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Johnson Crushers International Inc. (JCI)

Johnson Crushers International Inc. (JCI) is pleased to announce the promotion of Rob Killgore to company president. In his new leadership position, Killgore will be responsible for setting and achieving JCI’s goals and...

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West Virginia University Energy Institute

James F. Wood has been appointed interim director of the West Virginia University Energy Institute, replacing Brian Anderson. Wood, a long-time energy executive and leader, currently is director of the WVU-managed U.S.-China...

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Top 10 Coal Producing States & Regions

Week Ending 12/1/2018
(in Thousand Short Tons)
  YTD '18 YTD '17 % Change
Wyoming 276,465 291,967 -5.3
West Virginia 89,661 85,205 5.2
Pennsylvania 45,667 45,311 0.8
Illinois 45,071 44,708 0.8
Kentucky 36,382 38,678 -5.9
Montana 36,133 32,176 12.3
Indiana 31,111 29,066 7.0
North Dakota 27,310 26,432 3.3
Texas 26,414 33,283 -20.6
Alabama 13,378 11,886 12.6
Appalachian Total 186,584 182,652 2.2
Interior Total 126,703 134,126 -5.5
Western Total 380,495 396,988 -4.2
U.S. Total 693,782 713,766 -2.8

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