open-cast


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open-cast

[ˈəʊpənˌɑːst] ADJ open-cast miningminería f a cielo abierto
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For the parish council to gain insight into the views of people within the parish they need to get involved with the local residents who believe it is important to preserve the Druridge Bay area from the devastation of a 1000ft-deep open-cast mine.
| UR politicians need to weigh up the economic arguments carefully before deciding the future of open-cast mining in Wales.
It is well over a generation since coal was a major part of the regional economy, the present activity in open-cast not withstanding, yet the years since have seen little conclusion as to how we are to provide for the energy needs of the next 50 years.
RESIDENTS have nothing to fear from a new open-cast mine, a businessman has said.
A DUMP truck driver was crushed to death at the same open-cast mine where two men were killed less than a year earlier.
A MINING firm owned by former Rangers chairman David Murray has been accused of illegal blasting at an open-cast site.
SPECIAL earth moving equipment has been rushed to an abandoned Indian open-cast mine after reports that up to 150 people were buried when it collapsed.
Because of local concerns, general practitioner consultation rates in children living in communities close to and away from open-cast mines were compared.
A petition against plans for open-cast mining in Dordon has been officially received by North Warwickshire Borough Council.
The open-cast site is owned by Scottish Coal, the company that took over the assets of British Coal in Scotland.
The Health and Safety Executive will start an investigation into the accident at Dalquhandy open-cast mine at Coalburn, Lanarkshire.