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  • Summary
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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: Excel Mining LLC has been the current operator since 9/10/1996

    Year 103(k) 104(a) 104(b) 104(d)(1) 107(a) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1998 0 53 0 1 0 6,967.00 6,904.00 6,904.00
    1999 1 50 0 0 4 188,635.00 138,635.00 138,635.00
    2000 0 25 0 0 0 2,080.00 1,798.00 1,798.00
    2001 1 109 1 1 0 23,399.00 20,613.00 20,613.00
    2002 0 29 1 0 0 5,985.00 4,221.00 4,221.00
    2003 0 5 0 0 0 328.00 328.00 328.00
    2004 0 33 0 0 0 2,148.00 2,148.00 2,148.00
    2005 0 21 0 0 0 1,916.00 1,916.00 1,916.00
    2006 0 5 0 0 0 585.00 585.00 585.00
    2007 0 23 0 0 1 3,989.00 3,989.00 3,989.00
    2008 0 24 0 0 0 4,413.00 3,854.00 3,854.00
    2009 0 31 0 0 0 9,343.00 9,211.00 5,776.00
    2010 0 19 0 0 0 8,341.00 8,341.00 585.00
    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: Excel Mining LLC has been the current operator since 9/10/1996

    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 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0202 6.28
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0355 4.91
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0000 4.03
    1998 0 0 0 0 17,973 0 0.00 0.00 0.0172 4.22
    1999 1 0 0 0 47,900 0 4.18 0.00 0.0283 3.89
    2000 0 2 0 1 49,520 0 0.00 8.08 0.0406 3.65
    2001 0 0 0 0 52,002 0 0.00 0.00 0.0297 3.21
    2002 0 0 0 2 59,829 0 0.00 0.00 0.0107 3.64
    2003 0 0 0 0 55,180 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 3.48
    2004 0 0 0 0 54,656 0 0.00 0.00 0.0356 2.75
    2005 0 0 0 0 57,321 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 2.36
    2006 0 0 0 1 55,045 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 2.43
    2007 0 1 0 0 52,702 0 0.00 3.79 0.0113 1.88
    2008 0 0 0 0 53,285 0 0.00 0.00 0.0245 1.54
    2009 0 0 0 0 45,666 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 1.62
    2010 0 1 0 0 20,516 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 1.46
    *   Hours worked and accidents & injuries now include office hours or accidents (subunit 99).
    ** Current rates are based on data available as of 2010 Quarter 1. For a further explanation, please see this.
  • MSHA Data


  • 2009 Sales to Power Plants

    NameControllerOperatorLocationTons Purchased
    Cape FearProgress Energy IncProgress Energy CarolinasChatham County, NC38995
    RoxboroProgress Energy IncProgress Energy CarolinasPerson County, NC35654
    MayoProgress Energy IncProgress Energy CarolinasPerson County, NC12369
  • Production