Shotton surface mine becomes a learning environment for Cramlington primary school children
Banks Mining drawing together a community design panel for proposed new surface mine
A further 2 million tonnes of coal to be removed from the site with extraction set to run until 2016
PLANS to extract an additional 2 million tonnes of coal from the Shotton surface mine in Northumberland have been submitted by Banks Mining for assessment by the County Council.
A range of processing equipment from Finlay Plant Northern has helped H J Banks Mining break through the one million tonne mark at their Shotton opencast site in Northumberland.
BANKS Mining are to submit a planning application for a new surface coal mine in south-east Northumberland.
BANKS Mining have submitted an appeal against the rejection of their plans for a new surface mine development at Newton Lane, to the east of Ledston village in Leeds.