sulphur mine


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Noun1.sulphur mine - a mine where sulphur is dug from the groundsulphur mine - a mine where sulphur is dug from the ground
mine - excavation in the earth from which ores and minerals are extracted
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Hopes of escaping through an old sulphur mine known as the Free Trade Pit half-a-mile away faded as it filled with suffocating smoke.
He stressed the need for fresh surveys to ascertain exact information about sulphur mines in Balkh following a fire incident at a sulphur mine in the past.
The search in modern times began in 1868, when a French company found a petroleum leakage in a sulphur mine near Gemsa.
This high-quality, low sulphur mine serves the Asia-Pacific electricity generation market.
As previously disclosed on March 27, 2002, Freeport Sulphur and OSFI entered into an agreement to sell FSC's Main Pass oil assets to a third party with the proceeds to be paid to OSFI as part of its compensation for the dismantlement and reclamation of the Main Pass sulphur mine and related facilities.
Mexico's last Frasch sulphur mine shut in May 1993.
In mid-2000, in the face of persistently weak sulphur prices and dramatically higher prices of natural gas, a major cost component in mining sulphur, we ceased production at our Main Pass sulphur mine, then the largest production facility in the Gulf of Mexico.
Because of electrical cogeneration facility and power sales agreement which expires in 1995 Boling is more a power plant than a sulphur mine, and sulphur production around the 120-150,000 my/yr level will match reserve depletion with the expiration of the cogeneration plant lease.
34 per share, of noncash charges related to the closing of the Main Pass sulphur mine.
This output would only offset the pending closure of an older Frasch sulphur mine at Grzybow.
75 per share, of noncash charges related to McMoRan's decision to cease production at the Main Pass Sulphur mine and to close the facility.
SECOND DISCOVERY WELL AND DEVELOPMENT PLANS FOR MAIN PASS 86/97 (SHINER PROSPECT) -- OTHER EXPLORATION AND DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES UPDATE -- McMoRan ESTIMATES PRODUCTION TO REACH 100 MMCF OF GAS PER DAY IN SECOND QUARTER OF 2001 -- SALES OF CULBERSON SULPHUR MINE REAL ESTATE AND OTHER ASSETS TOTAL $5.