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World Coal - July 2011

World Coal - July 2011

The July issue of World Coal focuses on coal preparation, with articles dedicated to coal cleaning, sampling systems and coal preparation plants and a focus on material handling. This month also includes a special section on coal-fired power plant technology and a regional report on South Africa by Barry Baxter. The VDMA’s Klaus Stöckmann discusses how equipment manufacturers are having to step up to increasing demand around the world in his Industry View comment.
 

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World Coal - June 2011

World Coal - June 2011

The lead feature of the June issue of World Coal is underground mining, with technical articles on longwall ploughs and shearers, roof support and seals and a spotlight feature this month on clean coal technology. Gordon Cope provides the regional report on the US, analysing the positive trend in production and sales. Hal Quinn of the NMA’s Industry View accompanies the regional report with a discussion of how the US coal industry is improving as the economy continues to recover. Finally, June includes the North American manufacturers review, with information about equipment manufacturers in the US and Canada.
 

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World Coal - May 2011

World Coal - May 2011

The April issue of World Coal focuses on coal preparation, with technical articles dedicated to crushing and sizing, analysis, jigs and cyclones, centrifuges, slurry pumps and motorised pulleys. This month’s regional insight is on Mongolia, with an examination of how the country has emerged as a major player in the global coal trade and the challenges it faces as an emerging economy. April also sees the second in World Coal’s new series of Industry Views, with Alisa Murphy, CEO of B9 Coal, arguing the case for clean coal technologies. This month’s spotlight feature is on safety.
 

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World Coal - April 2011

World Coal - April 2011

The April issue of World Coal focuses on coal preparation, with technical articles dedicated to crushing and sizing, analysis, jigs and cyclones, centrifuges, slurry pumps and motorised pulleys. This month’s regional insight is on Mongolia, with an examination of how the country has emerged as a major player in the global coal trade and the challenges it faces as an emerging economy. April also sees the second in World Coal’s new series of Industry Views, with Alisa Murphy, CEO of B9 Coal, arguing the case for clean coal technologies. This month’s spotlight feature is on safety.
 

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World Coal - March 2011

World Coal - March 2011

The lead feature of this month’s issue of World Coal is opencast mining. There are articles on draglines, weighing machines, trucks, shovels and in-pit crushing and conveying. The regional insight turns to Russia, with an overview of the last 12 months in the country’s coal mining industry and a comprehensive look at how the sector is evolving. Barry Baxter keeps readers up to date on the southern African coal industry and Tony Lodge reports on an innovative use of pulverised fly ash. This month’s spotlight is on lubrication and wear protection.
 

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World Coal - February 2011

World Coal - February 2011

This month, World Coal takes a look at underground mining. Articles get under the surface of continuous miners, roof bolting, haulage and electrical systems and communications. The spotlight feature is on mine planning, modelling and exploration, while Gregory H Boyce, chairman and CEO of Peabody Energy, offers his opinions on the challenges facing the energy industry in the first of a new series of Industry Views. The February issue’s regional insight features Colombia.
 

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World Coal - January 2011

World Coal - January 2011

The lead feature in the January issue of World Coal looks at ports and terminals. There are articles on a variety of topics, including ship loaders and unloaders, grabs and cranes, stackers and reclaimers, and storage facilities. The spotlight is material handling, while Barry Baxter takes a look at transactions and the effects of rising export rates across southern Africa.
 

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World Coal - December 2010

World Coal - December 2010

The lead feature in the December issue of World Coal looks at underground mining with articles on a variety of topics, including underground communications, water management and longwall mining. The spotlight is turned on gears and drives, while Barry Baxter reports on the impact of South Africa’s recent move to reduce its dependence on coal-fired power.
 

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World Coal - November 2010

World Coal - November 2010

The November issue of World Coal delves into the world of opencast mining, from tyre performance to a case study of an environmentally friendly opencast mine in China from Wirtgen Machinery Co. Ltd. Both the environment and China feature heavily as this month’s spotlight features and regional reviews. In addition, Barry Baxter provides a short summary of some troubling developments in South Africa.
 

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World Coal - October 2010

World Coal - October 2010

The October issue of World Coal tackles the “biggest headache” in the coal supply chain: transportation. Michael King sheds some light on volatile shipping costs, while the issue also includes contributions from Freightliner Heavy Haul, Alimak Hek, GBRf, Cargotec and ThyssenKrupp Fördertechnik. The spotlight feature discusses coal trading, while we head to Europe for the regional report. Speaking of heading to Europe, the World Coal team will be present at the 30th Coaltrans World Coal Conference in Amsterdam this month: profiles of some of the other exhibitors can also be found in this issue.
 

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