moving mine

moving mine

The collective description of mines, such as drifting, oscillating, creeping, mobile, rising, homing, and bouquet mines.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Sales executive Stephanie, 23, whose 30-year-old boyfriend Steve Powell is also part of the syndicate, added: "My car was blocked in the drive by my boyfriend Steve's, so to save time I made him drive me to buy a ticket instead of moving mine."
Clark attributed that to workers taking care of some of the easier problems, such as capping or moving mine tailings so that water can't wash through and move the toxic metals into streams.
"While we have made a number of improvements and have been moving mine safety in the right direction, the increased number of metal/nonmetal deaths makes clear we need to do more to protect our nation's miners.
"While more needs to be done to protect the nation's miners, we are moving mine safety in the right direction.
Because of the hazards associated with moving mine tailings, employees must undergo 40 hours of special training through OSHA called HAZWOPER before beginning work, he said.
These efforts are some of the many in the mining industry that are moving mine safety in the right direction so that miners can go to work, put in their shift and return home to their families safe and healthy at the end of each shift.
I believe these actions and initiatives are making a positive difference overall and moving mine safety and health in the right direction.