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15 March 2012 | Quarrying

Shotton surface mine becomes a learning environment for Cramlington primary school children

08 March 2012 | Aggregate Recycling

Rapidly expanding international company appoints three recruits to its head office in Doncaster

23 June 2010 | Mineral Planning

ATH Resources plc’s application to mine 0.8 million tonnes of coal reserves from their Duncanziemuir mine has been approved by the local planning authority in East Ayrshire.

11 March 2010 | Mineral Planning

BANKS Mining are to submit a planning application for a new surface coal mine in south-east Northumberland.

16 December 2009 | Mineral Planning

BANKS Mining are to submit a request to Northumberland County Council to extract an additional 2 million tonnes of coal from their existing Shotton surface mine.

28 October 2009 | Mineral Planning

PLANS for a new surface coal mine on the border between Newcastle and Northumberland have been unanimously approved by the two local authorities.

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14 October 2009 | Quarrying

RICHARD Lambert, director general of the CBI, visited the Banks Group’s Shotton opencast coal mine on the Blagdon Estate, Northumberland, recently as part of a tour of regional businesses.

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02 August 2004 | Others

Review of a two-day conference hosted by Sarajevo University on minerals planning, mining and quarrying in the growth sector of Eastern Europe

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02 August 2004 | Others

David Brewer, director general of Coalpro, assesses the markets and production prospects for UK surface and deep-mined coal

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01 August 2002 | Planning & Development

Planning for Success

01 August 2002 | Materials Handling

With oil prices soaring, gas prices doubling in the last 12 months and ageing Magnox nuclear stations to be phased out, Brian J.

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