Iron Miners
It is currently Sat Nov 25, 2017 1:29 am

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 3 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: Coal Mine Bought, to Reopen
PostPosted: Thu Jan 13, 2011 10:26 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Thu Apr 02, 2009 7:16 pm
Posts: 479
Location: Anthracite Region of PA
Coal mine bought, to reopen
By Andrew M. Seder aseder@timesleader.com
Times Leader Staff Writer

HAZLE TWP. – A closed-down coal mine and processing plant in the township has been purchased by the Schuylkill County-based Blaschak Coal Corp. for an undisclosed sum.

The mine was owned and operated by Hazleton-based Mammoth Anthracite LLC from 2001 until it closed operations in 2009.

Blaschak’s Chairman of the Board Greg Driscoll said his company projects a new and productive life for the mine.

“We see more than 2 million tons of clean coal reserves at this site and can operate for up to 20 years,â€

_________________
Scott K
"Watch Your Top"


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sat Jan 15, 2011 7:37 pm 
Offline

Joined: Fri May 23, 2008 2:14 am
Posts: 551
Location: Binghamton, NY
Nice. What is this, strip or underground?

_________________
jdr


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sat Jan 15, 2011 7:40 pm 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Fri Jul 15, 2005 2:34 pm
Posts: 6906
Location: Within 60 Miles of the Northern Anthracite Field
strippins

_________________
Come over to the Dark Side....... We have Cookies!


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 3 posts ] 

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
cron
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group