independent mine

independent mine

A mine which is not controlled by the user after laying. See also mine.
References in periodicals archive ?
The route is then inspected by an independent mine inspector from the British Caving Association for the use for public trips.
RMMI targets mid-sized companies and independent mine owners, one of the fastest growing segments in the industry today, and invests to operate the mines.
Nuvo's licensed patent incorporates a process that is conducive to manufacturing using a batch process, and the companoy believes its approach "is the most expeditious and cost-effective alternative to development of manufacturing capability." Nuvo has been investigating the feasibility of establishing a manufacturing facility in China, with a preference for Chengdu, which has the only independent mine and refining operations for cadmium/tellurium production in the world.
Lynemouth Pit was combined with Ellington, two miles away, after a disastrous underground fire crippled it as an independent mine in 1966.
Leaving the incline on the 9th level, he ultimately found a showing of some mediocre mimetite in a wall of the old San Pedro mine section (originally an independent mine which was later connected with and absorbed into the larger Congreso-Leon mine).
The workers were to prove him wrong,making a profit of more than pounds 2min its first year as an independent mine.
It mines from these complexes, contracts with independent mine operators to produce from its reserves and purchases coal from independent suppliers.
Currently she is studying the change in the relationship between the anthracite mine worker and the independent mine operator, and the move to region-wide collective bargaining, in the years just prior to and after the Civil War.
Smaller independent mines using low-tech means to extract the metal, called artisanal mines, have grown to meet the demand for cobalt. These types of mines have been implicated in child labor, dangerous work conditions and even several deaths from accidents such as collapses.
LAHORE -- Provincial Minister for Mines and Minerals, Chaudhary Sher Ali Khan has said the Punjab government has decided to set up a separate independent Mines Workers Labour Welfare Commissionrate.
This press release was written by Jack Stoch, Geo., President and CEO of Chibougamau Independent Mines Inc.
Full browser ?