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Patriot Surface

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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: Grand Eagle Mining Inc has been the current operator since 4/18/1995

    Year 103(k) 104(a) 104(g)(1) 107(a) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 0 36 0 0 3,899.00 3,899.00 3,899.00
    1996 0 19 0 0 1,879.00 1,879.00 1,879.00
    1997 0 14 0 0 1,619.00 1,619.00 1,619.00
    1998 1 6 0 1 704.00 704.00 704.00
    1999 0 7 0 0 732.00 470.00 470.00
    2000 1 27 1 0 1,689.00 1,689.00 1,689.00
    2001 1 5 0 0 275.00 275.00 275.00
    2002 0 9 0 0 495.00 495.00 495.00
    2003 0 7 0 0 405.00 405.00 405.00
    2004 0 24 0 0 2,207.00 2,207.00 2,207.00
    2005 0 5 0 0 300.00 300.00 300.00
    2006 0 51 1 0 6,753.00 6,753.00 6,753.00
    2007 0 22 0 1 5,730.00 5,730.00 5,730.00
    2008 0 20 0 0 39,023.00 38,899.00 7,818.00
    2009 0 12 0 0 3,154.00 3,154.00 1,770.00
    2010 0 7 0 0 1,313.00 1,313.00 0.00
    Note: Vacated Citations are not included in any reports on the DRS.

    Injuries, Hours Worked, and Production Totals
    Injuries, Hours Worked, and Production Totals
    Please Note: Grand Eagle Mining Inc has been the current operator since 4/18/1995

    Year Fatal Operator
    Injuries
    NFDL Operator
    Injuries
    Fatal Contractor
    Injuries
    NFDL Contractor
    Injuries
    Operator Hours
    Worked*
    Coal
     Produced 
    (tons)
    Operator Fatal
    Incidence Rate**
    Operator NFDL
    Incidence Rate**
    Mine Type
    National Fatal
    Incidence Rate**
    Mine Type
    National NFDL
    Incidence Rate**
    1995 0 5 0 1 175,074 776,131 0.00 5.71 0.0232 2.71
    1996 0 0 0 2 183,994 904,867 0.00 0.00 0.0082 2.33
    1997 0 1 0 0 185,994 1,089,032 0.00 1.08 0.0111 2.37
    1998 0 5 0 0 164,949 758,515 0.00 6.06 0.0057 2.25
    1999 0 4 0 0 187,492 1,215,986 0.00 4.27 0.0309 2.07
    2000 0 1 0 0 179,689 1,165,046 0.00 1.11 0.0233 2.24
    2001 0 3 0 0 217,886 1,096,308 0.00 2.75 0.0090 2.13
    2002 0 2 0 1 213,260 1,097,044 0.00 1.88 0.0180 2.29
    2003 0 3 0 1 235,089 1,385,390 0.00 2.55 0.0290 1.94
    2004 0 3 0 0 242,412 1,289,088 0.00 2.48 0.0121 1.76
    2005 0 0 0 0 243,149 1,269,552 0.00 0.00 0.0028 1.49
    2006 0 0 0 0 223,726 1,278,249 0.00 0.00 0.0189 1.35
    2007 0 0 0 0 190,983 1,160,771 0.00 0.00 0.0194 1.38
    2008 0 1 0 0 205,386 1,296,930 0.00 0.97 0.0102 1.25
    2009 0 0 0 0 205,139 1,163,555 0.00 0.00 0.0107 1.23
    2010 0 0 0 0 53,000 337,534 - - - -
    *   Hours worked and accidents & injuries now include office hours or accidents (subunit 99).
    ** Current rates are based on data available as of 2009 Quarter 4. For a further explanation, please see this.
  • MSHA Data


  • 2009 Sales to Power Plants

    NameControllerOperatorLocationTons Purchased
    GhentE.ON AG (Germany)Kentucky Utilities CoCarroll County, KY749602
    Mill CreekE.ON AG (Germany)Louisville Gas Electric CoJefferson County, KY461797
  • Production