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Powhatan No. 6 Mine

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  • Summary
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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: The Ohio Valley Coal Company has been the current operator since 5/25/1988

    Year 103(j) 103(k) 104(a) 104(b) 104(d)(1) 104(d)(2) 104(g)(1) 107(a) 314(b) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 0 0 247 0 0 0 0 0 1 34,056.00 34,056.00 34,056.00
    1996 0 0 254 0 0 0 0 0 0 32,580.00 32,580.00 32,580.00
    1997 0 0 357 1 0 0 0 0 1 51,093.00 50,662.00 50,662.00
    1998 0 1 484 0 2 1 0 1 3 113,827.00 110,320.00 110,320.00
    1999 0 1 462 0 0 1 0 0 6 113,709.00 110,916.00 110,916.00
    2000 0 1 479 0 1 0 0 1 4 139,628.00 133,798.00 133,798.00
    2001 0 3 631 1 4 2 1 2 3 261,851.00 205,166.00 205,166.00
    2002 0 0 620 8 0 17 0 1 0 350,347.00 277,006.00 277,006.00
    2003 0 0 487 1 1 0 0 0 0 184,501.00 173,642.00 173,642.00
    2004 0 0 513 0 3 5 0 2 1 223,519.00 206,859.00 206,859.00
    2005 0 1 494 0 0 11 0 3 1 253,830.00 238,390.00 238,390.00
    2006 0 0 540 2 0 6 0 1 0 272,870.00 247,052.00 247,052.00
    2007 0 1 441 2 0 0 0 0 0 315,746.00 248,010.00 207,532.00
    2008 0 1 292 0 0 0 0 0 1 322,971.00 202,260.00 119,666.00
    2009 0 1 398 0 2 0 1 1 2 245,815.00 238,340.00 20,228.00
    2010 1 2 147 0 0 0 0 0 1 53,457.00 53,457.00 5,226.00
    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: The Ohio Valley Coal Company has been the current operator since 5/25/1988

    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 49 0 0 918,365 3,946,018 0.00 10.67 0.0464 10.01
    1996 0 42 0 0 994,094 4,741,214 0.00 8.45 0.0607 8.54
    1997 0 49 0 0 1,087,220 5,101,747 0.00 9.01 0.0434 8.34
    1998 0 73 0 1 1,066,534 4,267,230 0.00 13.69 0.0449 8.88
    1999 0 43 0 1 984,850 4,380,317 0.00 8.73 0.0369 8.19
    2000 0 62 0 0 881,577 4,619,247 0.00 14.07 0.0454 8.29
    2001 1 53 0 0 891,372 4,611,287 0.22 11.89 0.0756 7.13
    2002 0 43 0 1 877,601 3,871,374 0.00 9.80 0.0366 7.13
    2003 0 31 0 0 1,051,026 4,885,918 0.00 5.90 0.0340 6.27
    2004 0 46 0 2 1,198,420 4,536,510 0.00 7.68 0.0368 5.60
    2005 0 37 0 0 1,149,223 5,343,145 0.00 6.44 0.0336 5.11
    2006 0 20 0 0 1,068,142 4,370,226 0.00 3.74 0.0721 4.79
    2007 0 27 0 1 1,195,285 4,594,616 0.00 4.52 0.0423 4.75
    2008 0 28 0 0 1,155,126 5,797,596 0.00 4.85 0.0213 4.26
    2009 0 30 0 0 1,284,707 6,732,699 0.00 4.67 0.0117 4.04
    2010 0 6 0 0 321,821 1,721,982 - - - -
    *   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
    Pleasants Power StationAllegheny Energy IncAllegheny Energy Supply Co LLCPleasants County, WV184889
    W H ZimmerDuke EnergyDuke Ohio IncClermont County, OH82130
    Miami FortDuke EnergyDuke Ohio IncHamilton County, OH50177
  • Production