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Shortwall Mining Experience in the United States.

Authors
Palowitch-ER; Zachar-FR
Source
SME/AIME Preprint 76-F-111 Pres At 105th Ann Mtg Las Vegas Nev 1976 Feb; :32 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10001057
Abstract
This paper reviews the history of shortwall mining in the United States and assesses its value to the U.S. coal industry in terms of the health and safety of the miner, the percentage of coal recovered, coal production, worker productivity, and relative cost performance.
Publication Date
19760201
Document Type
OP;
Fiscal Year
1976
Identifying No.
OP 13-76
NIOSH Division
PRC;
Source Name
SME/AIME Preprint 76-F-111, Pres. At 105th Ann. Mtg., Las Vegas, Nevada, Feb. 22-26, 1976
State
NV;
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division