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of coal, as contrasted with coal obtained from a strip mine

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The newly announced Deep Mining Consortium, for example, is supposed to save the communities that depend on deep mines-like Sudbury and Kidd Creek.
A second study is geared to expanding existing knowledge regarding the benefits of using a new backfilling material called Gelfill in deep mining applications.
The legislated amendments, however, will not just affect deep mining.
Deep digging capability is made possible by the use of an underwater pump system with a high torque cutter drive assembly to complement the rigorous demands of the deep mining industry.
Scottish Coal said: "While there has been talk about the potential for deep mining in the Longannet and Canonbie areas, we must ensure all options are explored.
He said: "There will always be unpredictabilities, particularly in deep mining.
According to the secretary of PT Tambang Batubara Bukit Asam Munandar Sai Sohar, said Chinese investors have been chosen to handle the deep mines as they have long experience in deep mining operation.
From a cost-saving perspective, developing techniques to advance underground more quickly can make deep mining projects--where costs increase with every added metre of depth--more viable.
the removal of inherent deep mining risk is in many ways attractive within the long term business model, but the costs and benefits must be considered carefully.
But with the demise of the deep mining industry which followed, plans for a colliery were shelved.
The most recent figures from UK Coal showed that its deep mining division made a loss of pounds 15.
The moves come after the company reported a fall in sales in the four months to the end of October and said its deep mining operations at eight sites after the recent closure of the Selby complex, had been disappointing.
Interim profits at the group's deep mining arm were knocked by pounds 20m because of the Daw Mill stoppage, although production resumed there last June and the division has since made operating profits.
The UK's biggest coal producer said yesterday that it had almost trebled interim pre-tax profits as its move into property development helped to offset continued declines in deep mining.
Mining Innovation (CEMI) plans to launch a Canada-wide request for proposals by late September for projects that would fall under its $46-million Ultra Deep Mining Network.