The Coal Mining Process

Temporary relocation of wild animals to alternative locations
Forest clearing and removal of the top ground layer
Drilling and controlled explosions
Removal of the overburden (sand, rocks, earth)
Storing the overburden outside the mine, for retrieval in the rehabilitation stage
Coal mining and transferring to the coal yard
Coal preparation phase – cleaning, washing and stacking
Coal Grinding Funnels
Transferring to silo towers before loading onto trains
Unloading of the coal from trains onto the loading port
Preparing the coal for loading onto bulk carriers
Loading coal onto ships using a conveyor
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