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Nova Scotia okays new ground control plan for Donkin coal

Nova Scotia’s department of labour and advanced education (LAE) has approved a revised ground control procedure that allows Cline Mining affiliate Kameron Collieries to continue mining and development operations at the Donkin coal mine following a series of collapses last year.

Nova Scotia okays new ground control plan for Donkin coal Nova Scotia okays new ground control plan for Donkin coal Nova Scotia okays new ground control plan for Donkin coal Nova Scotia okays new ground control plan for Donkin coal Nova Scotia okays new ground control plan for Donkin coal

The operator of the Donkin coal mine in Nova Scotia has a rule-breaking history

Kameron announced in early January the LAE had withdrawn its approval of the existing ground control procedure at Donkin due to a rock fall on December 27.