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Tumbler Ridge Will Be Canada’s First Underground Longwall Mine

In Dust Control, Environment, Mine & Quarry by Marc PoirierLeave a Comment

HD Mining’s Murray River Project, a proposed six million ton per year (6 Mtpa) metallurgical coal mine, would be Canada’s first longwall mine. It will target coal deposits between 1300 and 2600 feet deep and run underneath the Murray River, about eight miles southwest of Tumbler Ridge in the Canadian province of British Columbia. Marc PoirierMarc Poirier is Midwest’s Engineering …

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Stamping out Dust on Helipads

In Air Travel, Dust Control, Soil-Sement® by David JustusLeave a Comment

Brownout–or obstruction of pilot vision by dust–threatens passenger and pilot safety. Dust control on helipads is crucial for safe operations. David JustusDavid is Vice President of Sales Delivery and Execution at Midwest. He is also the business manager of engineered solutions, covering the oil & gas and rail & mass transit industries.