General Exploration Co. (GEX)'s expansion of its Utah coal mining operations at the Swisher Coal Co. subsidiary is described. To satisfy present contract commitments, Swisher will build a new preparation plant and a unit-train loading facility, and will add a third mine (two are already operating) in order to produce 1.5 million tpy of coal. The bulk of this output will consist of clean coal, helping Swisher deal with the problem of costly transportation in Southeastern Utah.

  • Corporate Authors:

    McGraw-Hill, Incorporated

    330 West 42nd Street
    New York, NY  United States  10036
  • Authors:
    • Jackson, D
  • Publication Date: 1978-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 152-157
  • Serial:
    • Coal Age
    • Volume: 83
    • Issue Number: 7
    • Publisher: McGraw-Hill, Incorporated

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00184661
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 29 1978 12:00AM