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A Stitch in Time Saves Nine

Miners are adopting first-response firefighting training and equipment and suppliers are eager to support the trend By Jesse Morton, Technical Writer A longtime Drägerman told Coal Age companies and...

Top Solutions Suppress Dust; Save Time, Water

By Jesse Morton, Technical Writer The top suppliers in the space say the premier chemicals and hardware for dust suppression help a customer comply with regulations, save water, and reduce downtime....


MSHA Discloses Problems With Approved CPDMs

The agency should have issued a Safety Alert years ago By Steve Fiscor, Editor-in-Chief On May 9, 2024, the U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration issued a Safety Alert for Continuous Personal...

Quality Parts, Tools Increase Uptime

Suppliers advise to invest in top-quality lantern rings, lubricant, and screen media maintenance parts and tools By Jesse Morton, Technical Writer Having the right replacement parts is critical to...

Wireless Networks Support Telematics, Connectivity

New releases can support remote monitoring at almost any operations or work area By Jesse Morton, Technical Writer The newest wireless communications solutions offer several key capabilities and...

Scoops Evolve to Meet Today’s Demands

Manufacturers explore options for the untethered workhorses of the room-and-pillar mine By Steve Fiscor, Editor-in-Chief Rubber-tired haulage plays a vital role underground, shuttling coal from the...


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