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The Paskov Mine: New conveyor belts increased the mucking capacity

The Paskov Mine: New conveyor belts increased the mucking capacity

4/19/2010

STAŘÍČ – In the Paskov Mine, last Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays of January, February and March were marked with the replacement of three conveyor belts of a total length of 920 metres. This was taking place while operation was going on…

POP  has proved useful even one thousand metres underground

POP has proved useful even one thousand metres underground

4/14/2010

DARKOV – The new mining technology equipment, provided under the POP 2010 Production Optimization Programme, has gained great reputation in our mine. Most recently, it has deserved words of appreciation in the Darkov Mine. The medium complex of Bucyrus DBT 1,3/3,1 was delivered there at the end of the last year, and the local workers decided not to caress it…

Largest support in OKD moved by direct relocation, without any disassembly

Largest support in OKD moved by direct relocation, without any disassembly

4/6/2010

LAZY – A unique operation has been completed by the Mining Technical Service equipment and liquidation personnel of the Karviná Mine. In the period of 12 February to 12 March, i.e. over 29 operating days, using the so-called direct relocation method, they moved en bloc 106 sections of the largest and heaviest mechanized support in the OKD history – Bucyrus DBT 2800/6000…

Paskov Mine Renovation Workshops Save Money and Personnel

Paskov Mine Renovation Workshops Save Money and Personnel

3/15/2010

PASKOV MINE– If the Paskov Mine had had to purchase completely new TH (Touissant – Heitzmann) supports, the costs would have reached an amount somewhere between thirty and forty million Czech Crowns. However, the Paskov Mine did not have to! The issue was taken care of by the renovation workshops located in Staříč and Chlebovice…

Preparators understand state-of-the-art technologies and continuous improvement

Preparators understand state-of-the-art technologies and continuous improvement

3/8/2010

STAŘÍČ – Hi, did it work out fine? Every morning, Jiří Hantschel, Chief Preparation Foreman from Mine Field P 2, headed by Otmar Smolan, arrives at the meeting with this question, regarding the production process over the last twenty-four hours. His working party, consisting of 24 guys now, ranks among the pioneers of state-of-the-art technologies and new improvement suggestions in the Paskov Mine. And how do Hantschel’s miners really work at the coalfaces?…

Snow downpours were trial by fire for Coal Preparation Plant personnel

Snow downpours were trial by fire for Coal Preparation Plant personnel

3/3/2010

KARVINÁ – This long and cold winter prepared a real trial by fire for the Coal Preparation Plant personnel. The railway tracks flooded again and again by terrible snow downpours, flooded and frozen switches, snow and frost  - these are certainly not the conditions that the outdoor operation personnel would long to have…

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