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AATA International, Inc. (AATA) is a professional environmental and social consultancy specializing in management and permitting for natural resource development projects worldwide. Clients include Fortune 500 mining, oil and gas, utility, and other industrial companies; financial institutions; local, state, and federal government agencies, engineering companies and EPC contractors; and other entities in the USA and around the world. Disciplines of the firm include geology, hydrology, soils science, limnology, aquatic and terrestrial ecology, natural resource management, environmental engineering, computer sciences and modeling, environmental monitoring, chemistry, ecotoxicology, statistics, water quality, meteorology and air quality, socioeconomics, archaeology, sociology, impact and risk assessment, and many more. The AATA network of professional associates covers virtually every important environmental and social.
Effective collaboration in Energy and Resources programs is essential.
Managing large investments in complex projects involving multiple parties, dispersed teams and critical timelines demands effective collaboration.
Good information and process management is the key and can help address many challenges faced by asset owners, engineers, project managers and other project participants.
For example, how to:
Aconex: Designed for the job
Internal systems aren’t designed to drive real-time collaboration across multiple organizations. Aconex bridges this gap with a secure and easy-to-use online collaboration platform developed specifically around the needs of mining, oil & gas and power projects. Delivered on a project-by-project basis, it streamlines and standardizes document and process management and communication across all participants – capturing and tracking your critical information in one trusted location and giving you a foundation for better decision making. In this way, Aconex reduces cost, drives efficiency, and helps control project risk.
ACZ is a full service environmental laboratory that has been providing analytical services to the mining industry in the United States and the world since 1980. Laboratory capabilities include inorganic, organic, and radiochemistry. We specialize in the analysis of trace contaminates in water, soil, waste, as well as plant and biota tissue. We have extensive experience in meeting the broad analytical needs of our mining clients, from baseline permitting, to operational monitoring, through closure and reclamation. We also offer geochemistry services which include static and kinetic testing for acid mine prediction. We operate in a 24,000 square foot facility, which includes a 1,000 square foot, class-100 clean room for ultra low-level metals analysis, including EPA 1631 for mercury.
Agapito Associates, Inc. (AAI) provides consulting services in geo-engineering, mining engineering, and related disciplines. Founded in 1978, AAI offers expertise in rock mechanics, underground mine design, mine permitting, slope design, ground control, stress measurement, subsidence assessment, mine ventilation, forensic engineering, cost estimating, shaft engineering, rock testing and coring.
Agru America, Inc. offers personal services to the Engineer, Contractor, Owner and Geomembrane Installation Contractor that ensures the products supplied meet the material specification approved for the project. We provide complete customer satisfaction and support for all your project needs!
Agru America’s extensive production capability provides the widest range of geomembrane products in the environmental and containment industry: HDPE and LLDPE Smooth Liner™; HDPE and LLDPE Micro Spike® Liner; HDPE and LLDPE Drain Liner™; HDPE and LLDPE Super Gripnet® Liner; HDPE and PP Sure Grip; HDPE Pipe Fittings.
Agru America’s extruded, flat die, calendered, structured geomembranes are unique to the U.S. market. This manufacturing process allows Agru to produce the only textured liner with a consistent core thickness resulting in higher puncture, tear and elongation values. The consistent surface texturing gives reproducable friction angle test results with the highest friction values in the industry. This consistency in Agru’s Micro Spike® and Super Gripnet® geomembranes gives the design engineer assurance that the design criteria will be met throughout the project.
All Agru America geomembranes are manufactured to meet or exceed the test values, frequency of testing and functional requirements of the GRI GM 13 and GRI GM 17 specifications established by the Geosynthetic Institute in the mid 1990’s.
Toll Free: 800-643-1516
Surface or underground – AmerCable has a mining cable productivity solution for you. Our innovatively engineered Tiger® Brand cables are designed for your toughest operating conditions. As the leading United States producer of mining cables, AmerCable is dedicated to delivering the lowest cable cost per ton with cables that last longer in harsh mining environments and provide greater levels of safety and productivity. AmerCable is also the industry leader in training and education through our network of mine-experienced field engineers.
The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE) is a partnership of the industries involved in producing electricity from coal. Coal is an abundant and affordable energy resource that provides nearly half of the reliable electricity Americans depend upon each and every day. ACCCE supports policies that will ensure affordable, reliable, domestically produced energy, while supporting the development and deployment of advanced technologies to further reduce the environmental footprint of coal-fueled electricity generation – including advanced technologies to capture and safely store CO2 gases.
Toll Free: (866) 806-6985
Toll Free: 800-448-5621
AngloGold Ashanti North America Inc. (AGANA), based in Greenwood Village, Colorado, is a gold mining company with exploration interests in Canada and United States, and mining interests in Colorado and Nevada. AGANA is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of AngloGold Ashanti Ltd., one of the world’s largest gold producers, based in Johannesburg, South Africa. In Colorado, AngloGold Ashanti (Colorado) Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of AGANA, is majority owner and manager of Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mining Company (CC&V) whose gold mining interests are located in Teller County between Cripple Creek and Victor. On June 30, 2008, AngloGold Ashanti consolidated 100% ownership in CC&V with the acquisition of Golden Cycle Gold Corporation.
Applied Geomechanics is a leading supplier of monitoring systems and services for bridges, buildings, tunnels, dams, slopes, embankments, volcanoes, landslides, mines and construction projects around the world. We specialize in providing ‘Risk Management Solutions’ associated with existing infrastructure, as well as new construction. From tiltmeters to GPS and Fiber Optics, our innovative and comprehensive instrumentation monitoring programs are cost effective tools to reduce both the risk and the cost of construction.
Aran is a master supplier of high performance mixing plants for construction and mining projects around the world.
More than 30 years of experience has contributed to Aran's highly developed technologies, products and services. It is our charter to work closely with our clients from the initial planning stages, through to project completion, to ensure a successful outcome.
Aran machines are designed to embrace and respect the environment ensuring they leave a small footprint after the job is completed.
Arch Coal’s Mountain Coal Company, L..L..C. operates the West Elk Mine located in Gunnison County, Colorado near the town of Somerset.
Arch Coal, Inc. is one of the nation’s largest and most efficient coal producers. Its core business is providing U.S. power producers with cleaner-burning, low-sulfur coal for electric generation. Arch also exports coal for use in steel-making and electric power generation. Arch Coal contributes roughly 12% of America’s coal supply. We have a leading position in all three major low-sulfur coal basins, with mining complexes in Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, West Virginia, Kentucky, and Virginia. Our national network of mines services 148 U.S. power plants in 33 states and customers in more than a dozen countries.
Guy F. Atkinson Construction, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Clark Construction Group, LLC, is headquartered in Broomfield, CO with regional offices located in Golden, CO, Seattle, WA, Southern California, and Washington D.C. The Golden, CO office provides management, estimating and engineering support for all mining, tunneling , and underground excavation type projects. Atkinson specializes in underground development and production mining via tunnel excavation and shaft sinking. The company has extensive experience with NATM tunneling techniques, Drill & Blast methods, and TBM operations. Atkinson's personnel have an average of over 20 years of experience working in the mining and heavy civil industries completing projects on schedule, on budget, and in the safest means possible
Toll Free: 800-732-6762
Atlas Copco Construction and Mining Technique USA LLC develops, manufactures and markets equipment for the mining and construction industries, demolition, water well drilling, oil and gas industries, exploration drilling and ground engineering. In close cooperation with customers and business partners, and with more than 130 years of experience, Atlas Copco innovates for superior productivity. Atlas Copco's customers are located almost everywhere on the globe. To them, Atlas Copco is a local company; at the same time, the Atlas Copco Group is a global enterprise with worldwide resources. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, the Group’s global reach spans more than 160 markets, with its own sales operations in about 80 countries. In the other countries, the products are marketed through distributors and service networks. The Group has 83 production facilities in 23 countries. Manufacturing is mainly concentrated in Belgium, Sweden, Germany, Italy, the United States, India and China. Please explore our complete range of products, all designed to help you achieve the highest possible productivity with the lowest possible maintenance costs. Besides our world class products, our successes are due to our commitment to the industry, our interaction with customers and our drive for groundbreaking innovations.
Atlas Copco Construction and Mining Technique USA LLC develops, manufactures and markets equipment for the mining and construction industries, demolition, water well drilling, oil and gas industries, exploration drilling and ground engineering. In close cooperation with customers and business partners, and with more than 130 years of experience, Atlas Copco innovates for superior productivity.
Atlas Copco's customers are located almost everywhere on the globe. To them, Atlas Copco is a local company; at the same time, the Atlas Copco Group is a global enterprise with worldwide resources. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, the Group’s global reach spans more than 160 markets, with its own sales operations in about 80 countries. In the other countries, the products are marketed through distributors and service networks. The Group has 83 production facilities in 23 countries. Manufacturing is mainly concentrated in Belgium, Sweden, Germany, Italy, the United States, India and China.
Please explore our complete range of products, all designed to help you achieve the highest possible productivity with the lowest possible maintenance costs. Besides our world class products, our successes are due to our commitment to the industry, our interaction with customers and our drive for groundbreaking innovations.
Avivid Water Technologies creates novel solutions for cleaning contaminated mine wastewater. Our patented Turbo-Coag system removed virtually all heavy metals, suspended solids and biological contaminants. Avivid’s small footprint reactors consume less power and produce approximatley 90% less sludge. Our systems are idea for water flows between 50gpm and 400gpm. Our sister company, Avivid Pipe Robotics, creates robotic repair systems for decaying pipelines. Our robots apply spayed on high performance polymers, be they rapid curing epoxies or abrasion resistant polyureas for slurry pipelines.
Baird Hanson LLP is a law partnership, with a practice limited to natural resources and environmental law, dedicated to providing high quality cost-effective legal services to the minerals industries by using a combination of experience, practice emphasis and technology. Collectively, we have nearly a hundred years of experience with natural resources and environmental law issues from both in-house and outside counsel perspectives in such diverse roles as:
• Trustee of the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation
• Chair/Vice-Chair of the American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy and Resources Committees
• Executive Director of a major environmental public interest group
• President/Trustee of the Northwest Mining Association
• Chair of the Environmental Committee, Northwest Mining Association
• Senior Counsel for NYSE listed international mining company
• Director of Land for a significant junior public company
• Counsel on numerous environmental, land, and regulatory matters
Since forming this law partnership in 1997, more than 95% of our work has been related to mining and mineral processing issues. Our emphasis on serving the minerals industries keeps us abreast of rapidly changing legal, technical, political and economic issues, as well as opportunities affecting the industry. Our unique combination of experience, practice emphasis and technology allows BHW to be the most tightly integrated environmental and natural resources law team anywhere.
Baker Hostetler, one of the nation’s largest law firms, represents clients around the globe. With offices throughout the United States, our more than 800 attorneys in our five core practice groups—Litigation, Business, Employment, Intellectual Property and Tax— help clients develop and close deals that fuel their strategic growth, litigate cases and resolve disputes that potentially threaten clients’ competitiveness, and navigate the laws and regulations affecting their business.
Attorneys in our Denver office have years of experience assisting individuals and small and large public and private companies in successfully completing a wide variety of transactions including mergers and acquisitions, public and private securities offerings, venture and private capital financings, and sophisticated lending transactions. In addition to typical commercial transactions, our attorneys have strong transactional and litigation specialties in energy and natural resources, real estate and intellectual property matters.
Behre Dolbear is one of the oldest, continually operating, mineral industry consulting firms in the world. Since 1911, we have specialized in studies for commercial and multilateral financial institutions, mining companies, governments and governmental agencies, legal firms, and other parties with interests in the minerals industry. Behre Dolbear's global experience covers the full spectrum of technical, operational, and financial issues in a broad range of commodities including base and precious metals, coal, industrial minerals, diamonds and gemstones, ferrous metals, and construction materials.
With almost fifty years of service to mining and heavy industry, Behrent Engineering Company is proud of its reputation as a reliable, process centric resource. “When It Has to Work,” our clients call us to develop comprehensive process & facility construction and renovation packages.
Bowie Resources is Delta County’s largest producer of coal, mining more than 2 million tons of coal in 2011.
Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck is a law firm with offices in Albuquerque, Aspen, Denver, Las Vegas, Orange County, Santa Fe and Washington, D.C. With more than 175 attorneys and legislative consultants, they regularly address environmental and land-use issues for commercial and residential developers, ski areas, mining operations, retail operations, municipalities, manufacturers, lending institutions and property buyers. They counsel clients in environmental litigation and due diligence matters, including water and air quality, wetlands issues, endangered species, NEPA and CERCLA compliance, environmental audits, toxic tort litigation, asbestos and asbestos abatement, RCRA and Superfund issues, clean-up of real property and manufacturing operations, and labeling and disposal of hazardous material and solid waste.
The Denver office of Bryan Cave HRO was originally established in 1898 and is among the firm's largest as a result of the recent combination with Denver-based Holme Roberts & Owen LLP (HRO). More than 100 years old, the Denver office's tradition of partnering with the finest railroad, mining, and oil and gas pioneers has evolved to include entrepreneurs driving complex business transactions, technology innovation, and environmental change. The Denver office has nearly 100 attorneys practicing in a broad range of areas including natural resources, litigation, corporate and commercial law, real estate, employment and labor, intellectual property and many others.
Best known for its new national mining program, Bunker Hill Underwriters Agency writes policies for underground and surface coal mines in the eastern part of the United States, and for gold, uranium, and silver mines in the west. BHU will soon expand its mining program to cover oil and gas. Other energy type operations are expected to follow soon thereafter. We are able to write the four following lines of coverage: General Liability, Auto, Property & Inland Marine and Umbrella.
Burleson LLP, offers a comprehensive range of services to clients in the oil, gas and mining industry. Since our attorneys have more than 900 years of collective experience - and because energy isn't one of many practice areas, but our only area of concentration - we're the energy law firm that upstream and midstream companies can go to on virtually any matter.
CAD-1 is the regional representative for the Autodesk line of Mining and Oil and Gas Engineering and Design Software applications. We also provide training, implementation and consulting on design and engineering workflows to the mining industry. We work extensively with many of the major mining firms and service providers in the region and, in fact, nationwide in areas including mine design (roads, equipment, heap leach and tailings, slurries and more) and GIS and survey workflows.
Phone: 303-333-1915 ext. 302
Since 1982, CAP Logistics has specialized in providing multi-modal transportation services to industries that cannot afford expensive downtime. We are dedicated to providing world-class, customer-driven logistics solutions and project management support. We pride ourselves in providing a superior customer experience. Your calls will always reach a live person 24/7/365. Each shipment is handled by a dedicated Transportation Expert who can resolve even the most complex shipping challenges. We have no size or weight restrictions and deliver to even the most remote locations. Unlike our competitors, we do not have a one-size-fits-all solution to transportation. Our team of Transportation Experts analyzes each company’s unique situation to create customized transportation solutions. Our success can be greatly attributed to our strong relationships with key vendors and partners. We have a network of over 7,000 “rated” vendors around the world, negotiated rates with air, ground, and ocean freight carriers, and additional support from key government agencies such as U.S. Commercial Services and the Department of Commerce.
The Denver-based law office of Carver Schwarz McNab & Bailey, LLC, provides skilled and knowledgeable legal representation in litigation, arbitration, transactional services, and contractual work for oil, gas, and mining companies, as well as other industries that make use of natural resources and public lands. We represent companies throughout the Rocky Mountain region. Our lawyers efficiently and effectively negotiate and document commercial and financial transactions and resolve disputes regarding the complex issues posed by environmental, water, public land, oil and gas, mining, and land use matters.
Since 1987, Celerant Consulting has helped global clients improve their business and financial performance. We design and implement customised solutions for top companies across six continents. www.celerantconsulting.com
Toll Free: 866-662-6656
Check-6 is a results oriented, solutions company made up of former military pilots and Navy SEALs, providing realistic methods to improve operational performance, teamwork, efficiency and safety. The military and the mining industry are both high-risk environments that demand deliberate action in order to achieve a predictable and repeatable outcome every time. During the past three decades, aviation and the military have developed, refined, and taught the critical skills necessary for consistent and reliable interpersonal communication, teamwork, and leadership. By using the lessons learned from NASA, Special Warfare, Commercial Aviation, and Fighter Pilot operations, we are applying those same “Best Practices” to the mining industry. Check-6 “coaches” are experts in communication, team building, risk management, fatigue management, and leadership development. They are not presenting concepts alone: they develop team cultures that evolve high-risk operations to the level of high reliability. Check-6 is not yet another program; it is a process that makes our client’s programs more effective. www.checksix.us.
Phone: 303-420-8242 x 120
C&IH provides health hazard assessment and risk control for all mining related operations.
Since 1987, Chemistry & Industrial Hygiene, Inc. (C&IH) has provided risk management solutions to industries faced with occupational and environmental health hazards. Our capability lies in the proper identification and management of the numerous health exposures in today’s mining processes. C&IH has performed exposure assessments for silica, coal, asbestos and other dusts, as well as noise, vibration, welding fumes, benzene and a variety of chemical solvents. Our approach to risk management goes beyond regulatory compliance and is designed to protect both worker and corporate health.
(Website link directly to mining services page) http://www.c-ih.com/services/health
Clean Harbors is North America’s leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services serving over 50,000 customers, including a majority Fortune 500 companies, thousands of smaller private entities and numerous federal, state, provincial and local governmental agencies.
Within Clean Harbors Environmental Services, the company offers Technical Services and Field Services. Technical Services provide a broad range of hazardous material management and disposal services including the collection, packaging, recycling, treatment and disposal of hazardous and non-hazardous waste. Field Services provide a wide variety of environmental cleanup services on customer sites or other locations on a scheduled or emergency response basis.
CLUB 20 is an organization of counties, communities, tribes, businesses, individuals and associations in Western Colorado. The group is organized for the purpose of speaking with a single unified voice on issues of mutual concern. Its activities include marketing and advertising, public education, promotion, meetings and events, and political action.
Western Fuels-Colorado LLC, a fuel supplier that delivers coal under contract to the Tri-State’s Craig Station and Nucla Station power plants in western Colorado, has completed its purchase of the Colowyo Mine from Rio Tinto.
Tri-State is the majority owner of Western Fuels-Colorado, which delivers coal produced at Colowyo Mine to the 1,304-megawatt Craig Station.
"Electricity responsibly produced with coal remains a remarkable value to serve the power needs of the region," said Ken Anderson, executive vice president and general manager of Tri-State. "The purchase of Colowyo Mine ensures Tri-State will have a cost-based supply of coal to generate affordable power for the benefit of our member electric cooperatives.
In 2010, the Colowyo Mine produced approximately 1.5 million tons of coal under contract for Western Fuels-Colorado for delivery to Tri-State. Total production of Colowyo Mine in 2010 was 2.4 million tons.
Connors Drilling, based in Montrose, Colorado is a drilling contractor providing surface and underground drilling services. We support the exploration and mining industry as well as other businesses. We operate in the continental United States, Alaska and Australia. We have 30 drills that provide Diamond core drilling for both surface and underground applications. Our surface fleet includes helicopter supported work for hard to access drilling locations. Additionally, we offer underground reverse circulation drills, DTH drilling services for surface and underground applications as well as production, infrastructure and ground support drilling solutions.
ConverDyn, a general partnership between Honeywell International, Inc. and General Atomics, markets uranium conversion services, a vital step in nuclear fuel production. ConverDyn’s Denver, Colorado, office is supported by Honeywell’s Metropolis Works located in Metropolis, Illinois, with 25% of the world’s conversion capacity. It is one of only four such facilities worldwide.
ConverDyn, through its association with the fully-integrated operation at Metropolis Works, offers uranium conversion services, as well as:
To learn more about ConverDyn and about clean and safe nuclear power generation, please visit our web site at: www.converdyn.com
Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mining Company (CC&V) is a low-grade, surface mining operation located in Teller County, Colorado. The current mine activities, initiated in 1994, are known as the “Cresson Project.” The mine operates around the clock on two 12-hour shifts, every day of the year. The ore is treated using a valley-type, heap-leach process with activated carbon used to recover the gold. All solution is continually re-circulated. The resulting doré buttons are shipped to a third-party refinery for final processing. Under current permits, mining at current production rates will continue into 2016, with gold recovery carrying on for at least another four years, followed by final reclamation and closure.
In 2008, CC&V became the first mine to be recognized by the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) as a Gold Level Leader (the highest level) in the State’s Environmental Leadership Program. This program was established in 2006 to encourage and reward superior environmental performers that voluntarily go beyond Colorado’s requirements and move toward the goal of environmental sustainability.
Crowell &Moring lawyers understand that while mining is indispensable to our technology-based economy and modern way of life, the mining industry faces many unique and challenging legal problems. We have unparalleled experience in addressing the full panoply of legal issues faced by the coal, hardrock, and industrial mineral sectors of the industry. Our work for the leading companies and trade associations in the mining industry includes legislative representation, litigation, administrative proceedings, and counseling. We have participated actively in most of the critical judicial cases, legislation, and rulemakings affecting the mining industry over the past two decades. In addition, we are experienced in litigation and arbitration over royalty and other mining contractual disputes, including coal supply contracts. Finally, we have assisted mining companies in developing and improving environmental and safety auditing programs, as well addressing environmental, health and safety issues in the due diligence process in connection with corporate transactions.
Crowell & Moring is a full service law firm with offices in Washington, DC, California, New York, London and Brussels.
As one of the largest North American Distributors, Cummins Rocky Mountain provides Genuine Cummins engines, parts and service from Cummins certified technicians. CRM has locations in 9 states with 14 full service locations, 5 satellite locations, and 1 High Horsepower Master Remanufacturing Center to better serve our customers. Our service locations cover the Rocky Mountain region and our territory covers Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Nevada, Texas, Utah and Wyoming.
Our branch locations are well stocked with Cummins Engine products, and we provide 24 hour call out service 7 days a week, 365 days a year, and mobile service to keep your equipment operating at its’ best wherever, and whenever you need it.
At Cummins Rocky Mountain we are dedicated to total customer loyalty. This commitment extends from the performance of our products and services, to the treatment you receive from our people.
We are Cummins. You can depend on us.
Custom Linings is a Colorado Based industrial coating/linings solution provider. Shotcrete replacement using our Sprayable Ground Support System (SGSS), surface protection for high abrasion environments, areas with corrosion potential, industrial equipment protection, industrial insulation (tanks and pipes, indoors and outdoors), pipe lining (12” +) and custom containment solutions (application experience includes 600,000 sq ft project) are where we provide solutions. Shop or Site lining applications, shop or site pipe and containment lining, abrasive blasting, equipment sales, lining and coating material sales with consulting services available. Proven applications within the mining, oil/gas and other industrial related industries for over 16 years with systems ranging in thickness from 1/16” up to 3” thick. Facilities in US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and South Africa.
Denison Mines Corp. (TSX: DML) (NYSE AMEX: DNN) is an intermediate uranium producer with production in the U.S., combined with a diversified development portfolio of projects in the U.S., Canada, Zambia and Mongolia. Denison’s assets include its 100% ownership of the White Mesa mill in Utah and its 22.5% ownership of the McClean Lake mill in Saskatchewan. The Company also produces vanadium as a co-product from some of its mines in Colorado and Utah. Denison owns interests in world-class exploration projects in the Athabasca Basin in Saskatchewan, including its 60% owned flagship project at Wheeler River, and in the southwestern United States, Mongolia and Zambia.
The Denver Gold Group (DGG) was established in 1989 as a not-for-profit industry association to promote investment in - and education about - precious metal equities and their underlying commodities. DGG also supports reponsible mining initiatives in recognition of the unrivalled wealth creating potential of mineral endowments.
For two decades DGG has presented the world's foremost precious metal equity investment fora. The fora present precious metal producers, developers and explorers to the world's leading fund and portfolio managers, sovereign wealth funds, institutional investors and equities analysts.
Participation in DGG's events is by invitation only. Precious metals companies are required to be members of the Denver Gold Group via an annual subscription. Professional investors, analysts and select media are qualified to attend.
Phone: (303) 321-3844
Downing Teal is recognized as one of the world's premier search and strategic business network consultancies. We specialize in the natural resource and environmental industries, providing executive and professional search capabilities utilizing our unique vantage point on industry conditions.
Our search consultants offer broad international experience and networks developed from decades working within the natural resources and environmental industries. Downing Teal can find, place and develop the talent you need to maximize the human resource potential within your company.
Dufford & Brown counsels mining companies and other natural resource developers on the full range of environmental issues, including NEPA and CERCLA compliance, RCRA and Superfund cleanups, water and air quality, endangered species, environmental litigation and general corporate representation. Leaders in natural resources production and the legal matters affecting operators, Dufford & Brown has been meeting the needs of mining companies and other operators in the industry for more than 50 years.
EKS&H is a Colorado-based public accounting firm providing audit, tax, and business consulting services to clients locally, nationally, and internationally. Our commitment to excellence has resulted in sustained growth since we began 35 years ago. Currently, we have the largest number of CPAs of any firm in the Rocky Mountain region. We have more than 440 employees including 51 partners in three offices. We are ranked as one of the top 50 U.S. firms in Accounting Today’s 2012 Top 100 Firms and we have been named a Best Place to Work by the Denver Business Journal, Great Places to Work Institute, and Entrepreneur and Fortune Magazines.
Phone: 662 673 9631-3
Becoming a coal industry leader in Thailand and Asia with full supply chain management and supportive modern technologies, maintaining an international level of service, environmental care, and stepping forward to the world class market.
EnerSys® is the largest industrial battery manufacturer in the world, operating manufacturing and assembly facilities worldwide for customers in over 100 countries. Worldwide andAmericasheadquarters are located inReading,Pennsylvania,USAwith regional headquarters in Europe andAsia.
EnerSys is uniquely positioned to provide expertise in designing, building, installing and maintaining a comprehensive stored energy solution for industrial and mining applications throughout the world. The company's products and services are focused on three primary markets: motive power, reserve power and aerospace/defense.
Motive Power applications include OEM and aftermarket applications in material handling, railway and mining markets. Reserve Power applications include telecommunications, uninterruptible power supply (UPS), electronics, security, portable power, switchgear/utility, and sports and leisure. Products include batteries, chargers, accessories and field service to provide a stored energy system.
At Enserca Engineering we provide services in the preparation of feasibility studies; initial site or route selection; acquisition; processing, facility and pipeline design; procurement; and construction management.
EnviroGroup Limited is a full service environmental consulting firm providing practical solutions and personal service to mining, natural resource, and industrial clients across North America since 1991. Our environmental professionals and engineers specialize in innovative and cost-effective strategies to address environmental and operational challenges at both active and inactive mineral resource sites. We have a proven record of helping clients maintain compliance with environmental regulations without unduly constraining mine operations. Services include permitting, due diligence assessments, mineral resource evaluations, baseline studies, reclamation planning, environmental assessments, site remediation, environmental management systems, regulatory compliance, auditing, sustainable development, water supply, waste management, and expert witness support.
Fognani & Faught, PLLC has experienced lawyers who have practiced for years in all areas of mining, natural resources and environmental law. The firm was founded in 2001 and its lawyers have been involved in litigating a number of seminal cases involving and benefitting the mining industry. The firm works extensively with clients on regional, national and international mining and energy projects and enjoys both national and international recognition by having developed numerous close working relationships with leading mining companies in the United States, Canada, Mexico, South America, Asia, Australia and Europe.
The firm’s breadth of practice spans all areas of Environmental Law (Regulatory Litigation and Legislative), and all areas of Mining, Natural Resources and Energy Law including financing, permitting and project development.
It is the goal and commitment of Fognani & Faught to provide its clients with valuable, skilled, efficient and effective legal services with the greatest amount of respect, professionalism and integrity.
Climax Molybdenum Co., a subsidiary of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc., is the world's leading molybdenum producer and supplier. Founded in 1916, our global operations include both primary and byproduct molybdenum mines. Integrated global operations and local customer care provide our worldwide partners with the most reliable supply and highest quality molybdenum and rhenium products. For more information, visit the Climax Molybdenum Company website at http://www.climaxmolybdenum.com/
Lobbying and governmental affairs. With expertise in mining issues and state budget.
For nearly 50 years, GE's Fairchild Mining Equipment has been setting the industry standard for excellence in helping mines improve productivity while lowering fuel use, emissions and life-cycle cost. Besides having a wide selection of state-of-the-art vehicles, GE Mining offers a superior level of aftermarket service that keeps equipment in top working condition.
World-class products and complete service, combined with a team of experienced professionals, make GE Mining a dependable source for top-performing:
Wherever there is underground mining activity, GE Mining can provide innovative solutions for the world's toughest mining challenges.
For over 40 years, GEI Consultants has been providing professional engineering and ecological consulting services to the mining, metallurgical, power and water resources markets. GEI offers knowledgeable, in-depth technical expertise to our clients for the following primary services:
• Tailings dam design/rehabilitation, dam safety inspections and hazard classification
• Dam feasibility and siting studies
• Geotechnical engineering including seismic stability and liquefaction analysis
• Hydrology modeling and studies
• Site characterization and closure, remediation assessment
• Environmental permitting and compliance
• Aquatic biomonitoring and WET compliance testing
• Water quality standards evaluations, ecotoxicological assessments
• Habitat assessment and enhancement
• Inventories of aquatic biological communities (fish, invertebrates, algae) and associated habitats
• Risk assessment and expert witness support
• In-house ecological laboratory (from identification of benthic invertebrate samples, to ambient and whole effluent toxicity testing, to low-level nutrient chemistry)
Headquartered in Boston, MA, GEI has 20 offices located throughout the United States and is distinguished by a long history of serving the mining industry out of our Denver region.
Geotech designs, manufactures and distributes ground water sampling, monitoring and remediation equipment for the mining and consulting industry worldwide.
Geotemps is the established leader in providing personnel staffing services in the mining industry since 1986. We screen, select and employ all levels of experienced, highly qualified personnel to meet the needs of mining and mining related companies whether it be an exploration project, an operating mine site or a reclamation project. Large and small companies around the world continue to discover the benefits and convenience of utilizing the services of GEOTEMPS.
Golder Associates is an international engineering and environmental services consulting firm. From our offices in Lakewood we provide services to mining clients worldwide. In Colorado, we have provided services to CC&V’s gold mining operations since 1994.
Greenberg Traurig, LLP ("GT") is an international, multipdisciplinary law firm with approximately 1,800 attorneys and governmental affairs professionals in 32 locations across the United States and in Europe and Asia. The firm was selected as the 2007 USA Law Firm of the Year by Chambers and Partners. Within the mining industry, GT attorneys represent clients in connection with federal, state, local and tribal safety and environmental permitting, compliance and enforcement matters relating to gold, coal, uranium, aggregate and other mining and milling operations. The firm also assists mining clients with governmental affairs, transactional, tax, real estate, land use, litigation and other matters.
Gustavson Associates is a geology and mining consulting firm specializing in exploration, resource and reserve estimation, due diligence audits, feasibility studies, qualified person’s reports and certified mineral appraisals worldwide.
Hallador Energy Company owns the Carlisle underground coal mine located in SW Indiana operated by Sunrise Coal, LLC , our wholly-owned subsidary. The mine produces about 3 million tons per year and has about 45 million tons of reserves. Our websites are www.halladorenergy.com and www.sunrisecoal.com . We trade on the NASDAQ (HNRG). Our corporate headquarters are in downtown Denver.
Harrison Western Construction Corporation has served the mining industry for four decades. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, we have completed over 200 projects with an in-place value in excess of $2 billion. The geographic range of projects is from the Arctic to the Andes. Excelling in underground construction projects and related heavy mechanical/electrical equipment systems. Harrison Western combines the expertise of our experienced staff with hands-on management to ensure that projects both large and small run smoothly and cost-efficiently.
Company Contact: Chris Hassel
Hazen Research, Inc. is an employee-owned industrial research and development company located near Golden, Colorado.
Our major business is performing experimental work to develop new processes for the mineral, energy, environmental, and chemical industries. We perform this work under contract with individual companies. Projects range in scope from short-term, bench-scale experiments to extensive continuous pilot plant demonstrations.
Additionally, the company provides preliminary engineering, plant layout services, modular plant construction, and a variety of field services for large and small operating plants.
The staff includes engineers, chemists, scientists, technicians, and machine shop and office personnel. Their collective experience includes commercial plant operation, laboratory research, and the design, construction, and operation of countless pilot plants.
Since its inception in 1961, Hazen has completed more than 11,000 projects from all over the world.
Established in 1891 in northern Idaho’s Silver Valley, Hecla Mining Company’s rich history of mining has distinguished it as a respected precious metals producer. Hecla is the oldest U.S.-based precious metals mining company in North America and the largest and lowest-cost silver producer in the U.S. Headquartered in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, with a sister office in Vancouver, B.C.; this international, publicly traded company is 120 years old. Hecla’s common stock has been traded on the New York Stock Exchange for over 40 years.
Hecla currently produces silver from two silver mines, Greens Creek on Admiralty Island in Alaska and Lucky Friday in Mullan, Idaho. Hecla has three exploration projects San Juan Silver JV in Colorado, Silver Valley in Idaho and San Sebastian in Durango, Mexico.
Hecla started exploration activities in Colorado in February 2008. The San Juan Silver Joint Venture began when Hecla acquired the right to earn into a 70% joint venture interest with partners Emerald Mining and Leasing, LLC and Golden 8 Mining LLC. Activities are located in a roughly 23-square mile consolidated land package in the historic Creede mining district, one of Colorado’s most prolific silver-producing districts. The San Juan Silver Mining Joint Venture has an identified silver resource of approximately 48 million ounces, with potential for additional resources through targeted exploration on three known vein systems: Bulldog, Amethyst and Equity.
Hecla has developed a solid base with long-life, low-cost mines; four district-sized land positions with organic growth opportunities; and an excellent cash position with no debt.
Hogan Lovells is a global legal practice that helps corporations, financial institutions, and governmental entities across the spectrum of their critical business and legal issues globally and locally. We have over 2,300 lawyers operating out of more than 40 offices in the United States, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and Asia.
Hogan Lovells’ Colorado offices encompass one of the largest legal practices in the Rocky Mountain region, providing access to a unique combination of local, national, and global knowledge. We are consistently ranked among the top Colorado firms by Chambers USA for corporate/mergers and acquisitions, environmental and natural resources, litigation, intellectual property, and energy law.
We represent mining and extractive enterprises in a wide range of areas, from securities and merger and acquisition transactions to environmental, regulatory, health and safety, and litigation matters. Our clients include both private and publicly traded mining companies engaged in the gold, copper, coal, silver, nickel, diamond, uranium, and platinum industries with legal matters in Asia, Africa, Europe, the Middle East, North America, and South America.
Since its inception in 1947, Holland & Hart has grown to a firm of more than 350 lawyers in 13 offices in Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and the District of Columbia. Holland & Hart was named the best corporate law firm in Denver, according to a survey of Denver's corporate directors in Corporate Board Member magazine. It is also the only law firm based in the Rocky Mountain Region ranked on The American Lawyer’s list of the top 200 firms in the United States. Holland & Hart’s mining lawyers have broad experience in every aspect of mining operations, from the initial stages of lease acquisition, title examination, permitting, and site development to all aspects of managing and operating an active mine, including acquisition and sales of properties and projects; joint ventures and operating agreements; financing of mine development; operational issues; purchasing of plant, equipment and supplies; marketing; construction; personnel matters; litigation, arbitration and other forms of dispute resolution; and responding to mine accidents and emergencies. Representative clients include most of the major mining companies with operations in the western U.S. and many other major and junior producers in the region and worldwide.
Holsinger Law, LLC specializes in lands, wildlife and water law in Colorado and the West. The firm’s work, particularly on endangered species issues, has been recognized in the Wall Street Journal, Washington Times, USA Today, Rocky Mountain News and CNN.com, among others. Attorneys with the firm represent industry, landowners, agriculture and water clients in a myriad of complex legislative, regulatory and litigation matters.
IBI Group is a multi-disciplinary architecture, engineering, consulting and design firm with 3,000 employees in 77 offices around the world. We offer integrated services in four core areas: urban land, facilities, transportation, and intelligent systems.
As an insurance broker who specializes in the mining and natural resource industry, IMA, Inc., is a valued advisor to its clients. IMA is the 11th largest independently owned retail insurance broker in theU.S.and world. We understand the myriad of risk management challenges facing your industry, from extraction and processing to exploration. IMA is committed to excellence in standards within the industry and has an experienced team that offers complete safety, regulatory and coverage programs. Clients entrust us with their greatest assets, confident that IMA will perform in their best interest. We become part of our clients’ team, an ally assisting with the identification and management of risk.
Science and engineering firm Integral Consulting Inc. has a proven record of developing high-quality, cost-effective solutions to the complex permitting, compliance, and closure challenges facing our mining clients. We offer exceptional breadth and depth of experience in successfully navigating the unique set of technical and regulatory issues that confront mining projects from the earliest stages of planning and permitting, through operations, and during closure and long-term management. Our mining capabilities span geochemistry, hydrology and hydrogeology, permitting and compliance, closure and reclamation, ecology, air quality, litigation support, toxicology, and data management and visualization. Integral is certified as a women’s business enterprise.
Founded in 1985, Intermountain Electronics, Inc. (IE) designs, engineers, manufactures and services custom electrical distribution and control equipment for a variety of industries. IE caters to various industries, including underground mining, surface mining, power generation, oil and gas, refineries, utilities and federal, state and local governments. The firm’s product line includes stationary and portable substations, prefabricated electrical buildings, dry type power transformers, power centers, motor control centers, switchgear, diesel generators, capacitor banks, variable frequency drives, emissions control systems and more. IE is based in Price, UT with seven locations throughout the US including an office in Grand Junction, CO.
IREA's 5,000 square-mile service territory is within ten counties to the east, west and south of Denver.
With nearly 139,000 members, Intermountain Rural Electric Association is one of the largest and fastest growing member-owned electric distribution cooperatives in the United States.
Since there are no stockholders, IREA’s profits are returned to its members through capital credit refund checks.
Jackson Kelly PLLC represents mining, energy and natural resource clients in litigation, business, labor and employment, environmental and occupational safety and health law. Based in Denver, the Firm’s Occupational Safety and Health Practice focuses on the defense of matters before OSHA, MSHA, DOT, BATF and state and federal courts. Jackson Kelly is a national leader in law relating to the extraction of natural resources from federal, state and private lands and the industries associated with the development, processing, refining, transportation and marketing of those resources. Jackson Kelly was ranked No. 1 in the United States in Mining Law, Workers’ Compensation Law and Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law by Woodward/White’s 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® and ranked second in the nation by Law360 for the percentage of attorneys practicing in the energy industry among firms with 100 or more lawyers.
Knight Piésold and Company is an international group of consulting engineers and environmental scientists providing services to the mining, oil and gas, power and water resources sectors. We offer expertise in disciplines of civil, geotechnical, geological, metallurgical and environmental sciences and engineering and provide services in engineering design, environmental evaluations, project permitting and compliance, and in project and construction management.
Liebherr loading and hauling equipment is widely used in the extraction of raw materials in surface mining environments. Even under the most arduous conditions, these machines perform at a high level of reliability in safely moving enormous amounts of material.
Liebherr hydraulic excavators have power outputs of up to 2.240 kW/ 3,000 HP and standard grab capacities of up to 34 cubic meters (44.5 cubic yards). With their diesel-electric drivelines and capability of handling payloads of up to 363 t (400 tons), Liebherr mining trucks are the ideal partners for such loading equipment.
In order to ensure uninterrupted availability of these mining machines, superior on-site service maintains a high level of performance and reliability for the life of the equipment. This cohesive service network provides efficient customer support and guarantees the supply of original parts around the clock.
Through proven technical design and constant innovative development of its mining equipment, Liebherr delivers superior productivity that enables customers to move more tons per hour at the lowest cost.
Lyntek, Inc., is a full-service engineering and construction firm. It specializes in small to medium-sized fast-track projects. Lyntek's staff includes civil, mechanical, chemical, electrical, environmental, process, and mining engineers. Lyntek projects have been completed on every continent, often in remote locations requiring special logistical support. Projects range from metallurgical assistance, detailed financial and technical feasibility studies, fabrication, procurement, and construction management to provide a complete turnkey capability. These projects included work with precious metals, base metals, coal, industrial minerals, uranium, rare earth metals, and water treatment processes.
Maptek™ is a global company that has been developing high technology solutions for the mining industry for 30 years. Maptek products are in use at more than 800 sites in over 50 countries, supported by professional and technical services in a worldwide network of 12 offices.
Maptek Vulcan™, one of the world's dominant 3D mine planning and modeling packages, has about 4,000 licenses in use. Maptek I-Site™ is an easy-to-use software and hardware system for mine survey, face mapping and stockpile calculations. Maptek MineSuite™ is a mine production monitoring and fleet management system.
At Maptek, innovation is practiced within boundaries of ethics, compliance and integrity.
Marsh, the world’s leading insurance broker and risk advisor, teams with its clients to define, design, and deliver innovative industry-specific solutions that help them protect their future and thrive. It has over 24,000 colleagues who collaborate to provide advice and transactional capabilities to clients in over 100 countries. Marsh is a member of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a global professional services firm with 51,000 employees worldwide and annual revenue exceeding $10 billion, which is also the parent company of Guy Carpenter, the risk and reinsurance specialist; Mercer, the provider of HR and related financial advice and services; and Oliver Wyman, the management consultancy. Its stock (ticker symbol: MMC) is listed on the New York, Chicago and London stock exchanges. Follow Marsh on Twitter @Marsh_Inc.
Marsh's Mining, Metals & Minerals Industry Practice Group provides a full range of insurance placement and risk management services to the mining industry throughout the world. Our offices are located in the USA, Canada, Latin America, Australia, Asia, South Africa, and Europe and are staffed with mining industry specialists with experience in coal, iron ore, nickel, zinc, copper, cobalt, uranium, gold, silver and other precious minerals operations. We handle every type and size of mining corporation including large multinational companies, intermediate companies, and junior mining/exploration companies. Our mining professionals are linked to a global electronic network to exchange ideas, insurance market intelligence and risk management services to meet the changing needs of our mining clients in a global environment.
Specializes in design and supply of equipment for optimum handling of bulk
Matrix Design Group can help plan a reliable, cost-effective solution to automate your process and/or machine control. Where technology and mining meet, there's Matrix. We offer a wide variety of products to improve safety and productivity. Visit our website at www.matrixdginc.com
McCraren Compliance offers Transportation Compliance as well as MSHA (Mine Safety & Health Administration) training. Other specialized training includes Safety and Defensive Driving training for companies. McCraren Compliance has been working in the mining industry for several years, and has 16 years of experience in the transportation industry, and has helped the management and drivers of these companies stay compliant with State and Federal DOT regulations.
McNicoll Lewis & Vlak LLC is a boutique investment bank and institutional broker-dealer focused on providing independent financial advice and unique capital markets expertise to corporate and institutional clients in capital intensive industries such as metals and mining, life sciences, energy and real estate. MLV is a full service investment bank providing corporate finance, sales and trading and equity research in our core sectors. McNicoll Lewis & Vlak is based in New York City and has offices in Denver, Houston and San Francisco.
MLV’s specialized metals and mining investment banking effort lends over 20 years of expertise in the space to companies in the America’s and Europe. Our team of experts has provided financial advice to dozens of corporations in the areas of acquisitions, divestitures and mergers as well as the raising of equity capital and project finance. Within metals and mining, MLV has specific experience working with businesses operating in the following subsectors: precious metals, base metals, coal, aluminum, uranium, steel production and processing, and mining and processing equipment.
MLV is a member of FINRA and SIPC.
MGA Communications is a Denver-based public relations and research firm specializing in stakeholder engagement, public affairs and social marketing. We deliver results that matter to our clients and the communities in which they do business. We believe that open, respectful communications fosters trust, and respect for all viewpoints lowers barriers. Our work in natural resources includes public involvement, crisis communications, sustainability, media relations, environmental communications, public opinion research, strategic planning, and branding.
Sales of DCDMA flush joint casing and tubing, custom pump column and check valves, tremie and piezometer pipe, API, ASTM, linepipe and oil country tubular goods.
Mine Cable Services Corp. (MCS) is a designer and manufacturer of high-voltage cable connection systems, cable repair equipment and cable handling systems. MCS manufactures a full range of mine cable couplers from 600 V through 8 kV, 15 kV and 25 kV. They are able to interconnect with couplers from all Canadian and U.S. manufacturers. MCS junction boxes and cable posi-clamp systems have been designed to meet the rigours of mine site environments. The MCS hydraulic cable vulcanizing system is fully automatic and, together with Teflon-coated cable molds, produces a flexible, waterproof cable repair. The MCS portable vulcanizer is ideal for field cable repairs. Tapes and all cable repair materials are available from stock. Cable handling and safety equipment include cable reelers for various applications, cable stands, strain-relief clamps, safety-rope brakes, road-crossing supports and cable-crossover mats. With facilities in Alberta, British Columbia, Canada, Nevada, U.S.A., and a network of distributors in Latin America, Australia, Asia and Africa, Mine Cable Services can provide cable connection, cable repair and cable handling solutions to clients worldwide.
Mine Site Technologies (MST) is a global communications leader with 23 years of experience in the design, manufacture, and deployment of critical, high quality, solutions for mine communications, vehicle and personal monitoring, production optimization, and safety.
Founded in Australia in 1989 MST deployed the first commercially available PED (Personal Emergency Device) using TTE (Through the Earth) technology in 1990. Since then MST has developed a suite of complementary technologies to deliver total mine communication solutions including the newest Wi-Fi (IP) based ImPact “One Network” Digital System.
Our vision is to be the partner of choice for underground and surface mining communications infrastructure, world-wide. We are accomplishing this through the creation of innovative fit-for-purpose network components and systems designed specifically for the mining industry.
Mine Site Technologies is dedicated to creating, supporting, and extending a safe working environment for its employees, customers and stakeholders, wherever we may operate in the world. We train our employees, design our products, operate our business, and support customer safety initiatives to create a global culture of safety.
Working on six continents, MST’s offices and support centers are strategically located in the world’s primary mining regions. For additional contact information please go to www.minesite.net.
Based in the high mountains west of Denver, Mining & Environmental Services LLC (www.minenv.com) provides specialized mine Consulting and contracting services.
Founded in 1995, MES has been the construction contractor or the construction project manager for mine-related work at over 150 sites. These projects include underground tunnel and mine rehabilitation, mine closure or cleanup, underground development, contract mining, exploration support services and specialized underground construction projects throughout the Western US.
The firm has particular expertise in remote and high elevation projects, narrow-vein underground mining environments, rehabilitation of collapsed workings and bad ground, and bulkheading and grouting for mine water control.
MES has provided consulting and/or engineering services including: underground mine and tunnel evaluation, sampling and/or mapping for mineral resources, mine records and property status research, mine design, mining methods evaluation, trade-off study work, cost opinions, practicality / constructability reviews, mine operational reviews, safety reviews, mine acquisition due diligence support, assistance with permitting and regulatory issues, evaluation of subsidence hazards, and environmental evaluations at over 400 mine sites, including international work in support of projects located in Mexico, Canada, Peru, and Mongolia.
The firm can also provide “design-build” integration of professional services with construction services, and is well-known for its thorough analysis of constraints and alternatives, and innovative, cost-effective problem-solving, particularly on difficult projects.
MES is well equipped with a large fleet of underground mining equipment, which includes single and two boom jumbo drills, LHDs from ½ to 6 yard capacity, bolters, scissorlifts, mine trucks, underground utility vehicles, shotcreting and grouting equipment, pumps, compressors, and many other items. The firm has a team of highly skilled maintenance technicians on staff at the main shop facility, located in Dumont, Colorado.
Mining Information Systems (MIS) specializes in the development, implementation and management of information and reporting systems for the resources sector. For more than 15 years, MIS has been designing and implementing software systems globally, utilizing proven IT technologies and achieving excellent results in a timely and cost-effective way.
Moye White is a full service business law firm proudly providing strategic legal services to mining and natural resource development clients throughout Colorado, the Rocky Mountain West, nationally, and internationally.
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MTB Project Management Professionals, Inc. provides comprehensive project and construction management services to the mining, environmental, power generation, and commercial construction industries worldwide. Our mission is to help owners complete their projects on time and within budget. To achieve this, we offer a wide range of services in the areas of Preconstruction Services, Project Management, Construction Management, Construction Claims, and Due Diligence. MTB helps owners and developers manage entire projects from initial concept, prefeasibility and feasibility; through design and construction; to commissioning and startup. MTB also provides shorter-term assistance to manage specific, discrete tasks or to identify and solve problems.
Munro Supply Inc. is a distributor for over 100 manufacturers focusing on pumps, hoses, valves, electrical equipment and industrial supplies.
Contact: Andrew Watson
MWH provides full-service consulting, engineering, construction, construction quality assurance and program management expertise for the global mining industry. Primary service lines include:
Headquartered in Broomfield, Colo., MWH is a private, employee-owned firm with approximately 6,000 employees worldwide. The company provides water, wastewater, energy, natural resource, program management, consulting and construction services to industrial, municipal and government clients in the Americas, Europe, Middle East, India, Asia and the Pacific Rim. For more information about MWH, please visit the company’s Web site.
Toll Free: 866.303.4IES
Neumann Systems Group, Inc. (NSG) is a technology and product development organization focused on commercializing gas-liquid contactor systems for chemical processing and emissions control. Current large scale projects include the design of a flue gas desulfurization system for Colorado Springs Utilities. To date NSG has received over $60 million of government research and development funding. Success at competing for and performing government contracts led to two years on Inc. magazine's list of the 500 fastest-growing companies in the country. Recent intellectual property development and demonstration programs in the area of gas liquid contactors has led to opportunities for developing and selling commercial systems for elimination of pollutants (including greenhouse gases) from flue gas at fossil fuel burning power plants. NSG has 60 employees and expects to add 15 people during the first half of 2012 in senior management; engineering and operations management; chemical and mechanical engineering; chemistry and physics; and technical and operations support. Other potential market areas for NSG products include chemical production, pharmaceuticals, energy production, water purification, and oil refining. The company is well funded, has no debt and has always operated at a profit.
The NewElk Coal Mine in Trinidad, Colorado is owned 100% by Cline Mining Corporation. Historically the New Elk Mine was opened in 1951 by the CF&I Steel Company to provide metallurgical coking coal for its blast furnace iron and steel production plant at Pueblo, Colorado. The CF&I plant was converted to direct electrolytic reduction of steel in 1981 eliminating its need for coking coal and the mine was sold to Wyoming Fuels who continued operation of the mine through 1989; the coal preparation plant, which was built in 1984 to improve product coal specification, continued operating with coal from other nearby mines until 1996.
low-sulphur, medium-to-high fluidity, high-volatile B bituminous metallurgical coking coals. The New Elk mine has a measured and indicated metallurgical coal resource of 388.5 million tons of in-place coal, as documented in the Agapito Associates, Inc. independent National Instrument 43-101 Technical Report entitled “NI 43-101 Technical Report - New Elk Mine Property, Las Animas County, Colorado, U.S.A.” dated May 27, 2011 prepared by Leo Gilbride, P.E. and Tim Ross, P.E. (the “2011 Technical Report”) The resource estimate comes from an analysis of four coal seams: Blue, Maxwell, Apache and Allen. These seams lie parallel in sequence and are all included in the mine plan. In addition to the coal resource, the coal mine assets include a 3 million ton per year clean coal preparation plant, product coal silos, buildings, surface real estate, conveyor systems, electrics, underground workings with mine portal access from the plant site, mine permit and a permitted coal refuse disposal site.
Founded in New York City in 1921 and publicly traded on the NYSE since 1925, Newmont Mining Corporation is one of the largest gold producers in the world and the only gold company in the S&P 500 index. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Newmont has operations in countries on five continents including Australia, Bolivia, Canada, Ghana, Indonesia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, and the United States (Nevada). Newmont's workforce totals 15,000 employees in addition to its 13,000 contractors. While primarily mining gold, Newmont also produces copper, silver and zinc. Newmont's vision is to become the "Gold Company of Choice through industry leading performance," which includes delivering value to shareholders, host communities and employees in an environmentally responsible manner.
At Ogletree Deakins, our 650 lawyers in more than 40 offices around the United States work daily with employers in connection with their workplace needs. From traditional labor issues, to employment litigation, to workplace safety, to employee benefits and other areas, Ogletree Deakins has experienced professionals in all areas of labor and employment law who provide efficient, client-focused service to our clients. Our labor and employment law practices are complemented by thriving practices in immigration, construction, and environmental law, and commercial litigation.
Orica is an Australian owned, publicly-listed global company with operations in around 50 countries and customers in twice that many.
Outlook Resources, Inc. is a junior resource company committed to building a portfolio of quality precious and base metals mining projects.
Outlook is working to advance the exploration and development of the Silver Creek molybdenum project, a potentially world class deposit located in unincorporated Dolores County, near the historic mining town of Rico, Colorado.
Outlook is also evaluating geothermal resource development opportunities in the Rico, Colorado area, and gold properties in Colorado and the Western US and Latin America.
Oxbow Mining LLC’s (OMI) Elk Creek Mine, located in western Colorado’s beautiful North Fork Valley, produces 6 million tons of high-quality bituminous coal annually. The D-seam coal from this underground mining operation has high BTU content and is low in ash, sulfur and mercury. Elk Creek’s coal is much sought after because it meets all environmental standards and is perfect for power generation needs.
Situated just north of the historic mining town of Somerset, Colorado. Elk Creek is expected to produce more than 60 million tons of high quality coal from privately held and federally leased tracts over the next 10 years. Currently, Elk Creek’s production is on pace to make it one of the top five producing underground coal mines in the United States. Elk Creek coal quality has averaged consistently high BTU.
P&H Mining Equipment is a global leader in the manufacture and service of pace-setting large excavating and drilling machines. P&H offers three major product lines - electric mining shovels, rotary blasthole drills and walking draglines. The company is committed to innovation and continual product enhancement.
Dave Jones - General Manager
Patton Boggs LLP is a national law firm with a diverse OSHA/MSHA practice, which includes: Health and Safety management training; disaster investigation and defense; regulatory and enforcement matters; litigation representation; and, representation in agency rulemaking. Based in Washington, DC, Patton Boggs also has offices in Texas, Northern Virginia, New York, New Jersey, Colorado, Alaska, and internationally in Doha, Qatar and Abu Dhabi, UAE. For more information, please visit our website at www.pattonboggs.com.
With sweeping mountain views outside and a western-rooted code of ethics within, Peter Webb Public Relations (Webb PR) is a Denver-based communications counseling firm. For 20 years, our extensive experience has spanned far beyond the Rocky Mountains. Our staff calls upon the urgency of newsroom mentalities and real-world knowledge to manage multi-faceted communications challenges. CEOs and PR managers rely upon us for smart, candid and strategic advice – as well as the grit that only a few possess to handle the really tough stuff.
Phillips Machine West, a branch facility of Phillips Machine Service of Beckley, West Virginia was opened in late 2008. Phillips Machine West is staffed with 20 employees including highly skilled machinists, fabricators, electricians and diesel mechanics. Phillips Machine West rebuilds mining, construction, and energy related equipment, all integral with machine shop capabilities. The largest horizontal boring mill on the western slope of Colorado is housed in this new facility along with other supporting machine shop equipment. This facility is servicing customers in many mid-western & western states including Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Montana, & California. For more information please go to our corporate website www.phillipsmachine.com.
PAH provides a full array of services to the minerals, energy, and environmental industries including all facets of mining, from exploration to site closure/remediation. Established in 1968, PAH has gained worldwide recognition for its due diligence and independent engineer technical support work for financial institutions.
Pinnacol Assurance has been here for Colorado businesses since the earliest days of workers’ compensation insurance. Over the years, the company has grown from industry pioneer to Colorado’s choice for workers’ compensation and today insures more than 55,000 policyholders. Pinnacol is committed to responsible pricing practices, remains the assured choice for those businesses unable to obtain coverage, and since 2005 has issued general dividends totaling nearly $350 million dollars to the Colorado community. Additionally, since 2006 the company has reduced rates by more than 50 percent, putting more than $230 million dollars back into policyholders’ pockets. Pinnacol’s financial stability, strong surplus and dedication to Colorado workers continue to make it a mainstay in the marketplace.
Power Equipment Company has been proudly providing mining equipment (a full line of aggregate equipment, excavators, mining shovels, wheel loaders, articulated and rigid haul trucks, and drills) to Colorado mines since 1936. Power Equipment Company represents premier manufactures such as Hitachi, Volvo, Reedrill, Link Belt Cranes, Cedarapids and Superior providing sales, rentals, parts and service for all of our offerings. Power Equipment Company has Colorado locations in Denver, Colorado Springs and Grand Junction. Our highly qualified service technicians have years of experience and knowledge working with mining equipment. Power Equipment Company has provided equipment for Colorado mines including Colowyo Coal Mine, Trapper Mine, CC&V and Climax. Visit our website at www.power-equip.com to learn more about our products and capabilities.
Company Contact: Mark Johnson 303.288.6801
Headquartered in Denver, CO, Power Motive has five locations throughout Colorado, including a used equipment center in Commerce City. The company serves many markets that require offroad machinery by providing top quality equipment, supported by excellent repair and rebuild facilities, field service capabilities, well trained mechanics and a multimillion dollar parts inventory.
The company offers a broad range of equipment, including articulated trucks, backhoe loaders, crushers, dozers, excavators, graders, hydraulic tools & attachments, material handling equipment, plants—cone, portable, screen washing/screening, shovels, skid steer loaders, trailers, trucks, utility equipment, wheel loaders, attachments, blasthole drills, coarse and fine material washers, complete plants, conveyors, jaws, jaw plants and crushers, Fast Pack® systems, feeders, impactors, log washers, pugmills, and screens—horizontal and incline.
Precision Sampling, Inc. has provided drilling services since 1990. We offer state of the art equipment operated by well-trained and experienced personnel, and are committed to working with our clients to ensure efficient, safe, and successful drilling services. From offices throughout the western U.S., Precision provides geotechnical, environment and seismic (geophysical) drilling services. Precision is committed to working with our clients...ensuring safety, efficiency, and success.
Progressive 15 through its membership takes positions and stands on various issues which affect Northeast Colorado. Progressive 15 also takes positions on various state and federal amendments up for vote. Progressive 15 does not take positions or support individual candidates. Progressive 15 is a non partisan organization and all are welcome at the table that support the mission of the organization. The following are positions our membership has taken to date.
Rain for Rent’s wide range of rental products and services provide cost-effective, one-stop shopping for Solutions. From the simplest liquid-handling problem to the most complex bypass-pumping job, Rain for Rent is available 24/7, providing pumps, pipes, tanks, and filtration systems nationwide.
Rare Element Resources Ltd is a publicly traded company having 100% interest in the Bear Lodge Property in Wyoming, USA, which contains one of the largest disseminated rare-earth (REE) deposits in North America (US Geological Survey Professional Paper 1049D) as well as extensive gold occurrences. The Bear Lodge Project has high grade light REE and significant quantities of heavy REE, favorable metallurgy, outstanding infrastructure, and it is located in one of the world's best mining jurisdictions.
REI Drilling, Inc. ("REI") recently celebrated its 25th anniversary and continues to provide directional drilling services primarily to the North American coal mining industry. REI owns and operates seven long hole directional drilling units. REI's drills are custom built for the underground coal mining environment but are also used on surface projects. REI's drills are equipped with modern down hole steering tools that enable integration of precision borehole survey information with mine mapping through computer aided software.
Resource Capital Funds is a mining-focused private equity firm that works closely with its portfolio companies to build strong, successful and sustainable businesses that produce superior returns to all shareholders.
Resource Initiatives is a sustainability and communications consulting firm, specializing in the mining industry. We have extensive experience researching, quantifying, and articulating sustainable development benefits, and use custom research reports, video productions, website content as well as media coverage to communicate this.
Based in Denver, we offer consulting services which include:
•custom research that includes policy recommendations
•sustainability reports / corporate social responsibility reporting
•video productions and documentaries on sustainable development
•keynote speaking and presenting
•seminars and short courses
Because of our expertise in sustainable development, we are uniquely qualified to offer:
•a non-biased and trusted viewpoint
•a cross-industry and global perspective
•a highly credible form of research and reporting
RMR specializes in mine clean ups, projects, demolition, and any other scrap metal projects no matter what the size! In addition, we buy copper, aluminum, brass, lead, carbide, motors, stainless steel, wire, and all types of iron. Please call Jessica to set up a time to look at your project.
Royal Gold, Inc. is the world’s leading publicly-traded precious metals royalty company. Royal Gold owns and manages royalties on precious metals mines—most of which contain gold and silver deposits. The Company’s royalty portfolio provides investors with a unique opportunity to capture value in the precious metals sector without incurring the typical capital and operating costs associated with a mining operation, and without many of the risks faced by mine operators. The Company provides mining companies with a unique funding mechanism for advanced exploration and development projects and offers royalty owners the opportunity to realize an immediate return on their asset.
Lawyers at the Denver office of Ryley Carlock & Applewhite have some of the most powerful experience in Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region achieving even greater proficiency due to the merger of important attorney talent in 2011. The backbone of the office is real estate, land use, water, natural resources and the environment. Combined with litigation, financial and lending experience, and the ability to solve complex business problems, Ryley Carlock& Applewhite is an important new force in the West. This new force-a team of Colorado lawyers backed by the full resources of a regional firm-is a powerhouse of knowledge.
Safety Solutions International, Inc. offers more than 300 years of occupational health and safety (OH&S) expertise to their clients. Their consulting and professional experience in mine health and safety is recognized throughout the United States as well as the international mining community for meeting the highest level of commitment toward project excellence and credibility with the client. SSI’s international experience spans a wide spectrum of OH&S services that range from comprehensive safety and health assessments to training trainers, managers, and employers in effective results-oriented OH&S solutions.
SAK Construction, LLC ( www.sakcon.com ) is a privately held, global construction company specializing in the rehabilitation and protection of new and existing pipelines for clients within the mining, industrial, oil and gas industries. Our portfolio of pipeline rehabilitation techniques are designed to address pipeline problems such as corrosion, abrasion, structural concerns and water quality issues in some of the harshest working environments. Comprised of an experienced team of pipeline optimization professionals, we are focused on safety, quality and customer satisfaction.
Schauenburg Flexadux Corporation manufactures a complete line of ventilation products including Forced Air Ventilation Ducting, Cassette Systems for Tunneling, Flexible Wire Reinforced Suction Ducting Type SHL, Phenolic Fiberglass Ducting, Steel Ducting, Inflatable Stoppings, Fans, and Dust Collectors as well as fittings and adapters required to complete your ventilation system. In addition, we carry Brattice Line Curtains, Tarps, Brattice Cable Hangers, Powder Bags and Cushions. All of our ventilation products are MSHA approved for underground use. In addition Schauenburg has introduced a line of gas detection instruments for handheld and machine mounted applications.
Schlumberger Water Services is an international company specializing in the development, management and environmental protection of water resources. Since its inception in 1989, WMC has expanded to a global network of nine offices on four continents and is now recognized as a worldwide leader in providing water-related scientific and engineering services.
As a global specialist in energy management with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including leadership positions in energy and infrastructure, industrial processes, building automation, and data centers/networks, as well as a broad presence in residential applications. Focused on making energy safe, reliable, and efficient, the company's 114,000 employees achieved sales of more than 18.3 billion euros in 2008, through an active commitment to help individuals and organizations "Make the most of their energy™".
Natural resources, energy and environmental law are the core practice areas of Seby Larsen LLP. Our attorneys have more than thirty years of experience providing clients with expert legal services. We have represented large and small natural resource development interests, state and national trade associations, manufacturing and processing businesses, nonprofit organizations, government agencies and individuals as they deal with the myriad of environmental, regulatory, and commercial issues.
Our work focuses on achieving client goals in the areas of air and water quality, mining, wildlife and endangered species, land use, BLM and Forest Service public lands issues, wetlands, recycling and waste disposal, and underground contamination. We possess extensive experience in EIS/NEPA compliance, CERCLA superfund sites, permitting at the state and federal levels, negotiating with government agencies and adversary groups, complex environment litigation and appellate practice, and expert witness selection and coordination.
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A Canadian environmental specialty services company, assisting industrial, governmental and public clients to manage and minimize their impact on the environment, by using world-class expertise and excellent science and engineering.
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Skanska USA Civil, one of the largest heavy contractors in the US, provides the mining industry with civil construction, contract mining, reclamation, and remediation services. Since 1950, we have delivered many successful projects in Colorado and throughout the western US. Skanska’s experience includes dams, mine and topsoil reclamation, earthwork, and mine facilities. We have cleaned up some of the most complex environmental sites in our region. Skanska’s resources include experienced project managers, a skilled workforce, a large fleet of construction equipment, and effective project management systems.
The Rocky Mountain District has a strong safety program that has achieved Zero Incident performance on many mining projects. Skanska was the first major US contractor to become certified under the ISO 14001 Environmental Management standard. More information is at www.skanska.com.
Founded in 1938, Snell & Wilmer is a full-service business law firm with more than 400 attorneys practicing in nine locations throughout the western United States and in Mexico, including Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona; Los Angeles and Orange County, California; Denver, Colorado; Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada; Salt Lake City, Utah; and Los Cabos, Mexico. Representing corporations, small businesses and individuals, our mission is to take a genuine interest in our clients, understand their objectives and meet or exceed their expectations.
Phone: 303 952 9753
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When it comes to choosing mining cable, only the best will do. At Southwire, we're here to support your needs, offering over 60 years of quality, reliability and innovation.
Our dedicated product engineers understand the special requirements needed for cable used in the harshest of industrial and mining environments.
They have worked diligently to ensure that our mining cable has been manufactured and tested to meet or exceed industry standards such as UL, CSA, MSHA, and OSHA. Our products also meet approval of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. Southwire is an IS0-9001 certified manufacturer.
So, whether you need cable for open pit mining or to transport power deep into a mineshaft, just look to Southwire to meet your most discriminating needs.
Our durable, precision-engineered structures are the solution of choice for a broad range of industries needing a fast, reliable and cost-effective building solution.
Sprung Instant Structures, Inc. located in Salt Lake City, Utah is a member of the Sprung Group of Companies in business since 1887, which has achieved international recognition by providing shelter solutions for thousands of different applications in over ninety countries throughout the world.
Sprung is the inventor of the stressed membrane structure, engineered to accommodate the world’s need for enclosed space quickly and economically.
This innovative building solution utilizes architectural membrane panels placed under high tension within a non-corroding aluminum substructure. Sprung provides an optional superior performing energy efficient Johns Manville formaldehyde free insulation package.
The benefits of Sprung structures include: speed of erection, flexibility of use, customization and unparalleled engineering. Each Sprung structure is manufactured from the highest quality products and materials, and individually tested using strict performance measures. With a specialized high-strength aluminum alloy, our substructure has an unlimited lifespan. Sprung structures are engineered to meet or exceed the requirements of most building codes and standards.
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Our corporate and manufacturing facilities are located in Sprung structures. We showcase and enjoy the superior qualities and features that make a Sprung structure a sound business, environmentally-friendly, building choice.
Contact your closest Sprung office for more information on Sprung structures.
SRK Consulting, Inc. is an independent consulting corporation providing advice and solutions for clients requiring specialized services primarily in the fields of mining, geotechnics, water, waste materials, process engineering and the environment. SRK employs leading specialists with worldwide experience in exploration through feasibility, mine planning, and production to mine closure.
Our clients represent many of the world’s major and medium-sized metal and industrial mineral mining houses, exploration companies, financial institutions, construction firms and government departments.
Formed in 1974, SRK employs more than 700 professionals in 33 permanent offices on six continents.
Phone: 720 599 3002
Stellar Recruitment was founded in 2006 and as of September 2011 have an international network of offices – Denver, Christchurch and three Australian offices in Brisbane, Perth, and Mackay. We have an experienced team of recruitment professionals supported by a strong support team. We recruit within the resources and infrastructure industries which includes mining, power, oil and gas,and civil building and heavy industrial construction. Our divisions are dedicated to supplying the highest level of service and quality candidates to their industry sectors. Our team of consultants have a strong technical understanding of the resources industry and proven consultancy skills that focus on both contract and permanent placements.
Stewart & Stevenson Power Products Division partners with world-class manufacturers, including Allison, Deutz, Electro-Motive Diesel, Hyster, MTU Detroit Diesel, and Waukesha, to provide power equipment, industrial products and value-added aftermarket service for the mining, marine, materials handling, military, petroleum, power generation, and transportation markets worldwide.
Tetra Tech, a leading provider of specialized management consulting and technical services, offers an array of infrastructure and environmental services to a diverse base of public and private sector clients. Our management consulting services are complemented by our technical services including research and development, applied science, engineering and construction management, operations and maintenance, and restoration and remediation. Founded in 1966, Tetra Tech has more than 7,500 employees located in 250 offices nationwide.
Texas and Oklahoma Coal Company (TOCC) is a Mining Exploration, Production and Investment Company. The company has been specifically formed to facilitate investment by Australian and International investors in North American coal projects. TOCC’s US Operations are incorporated in Nevada with offices in the US, Australia and Hong Kong. The companies US Office is based in Dallas allowing easy access to coal regions throughout North America. TOCC is working with an advisory team that will ensure that the company meets the environmental, political and social objectives in each of the projects we develop. Our objective is to develop coal projects from exploration through to producing operations. TOCC is currently engaged in project opportunities in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Colorado.
Texas Rare Earth Resources Corp is a U.S. based mining company engaged in the exploration and development of mineral properties. Our flagship property, Round Top Mountain in Hudspeth County, Texas, is held under a 20-year renewable lease from the State of Texas to explore and develop a rare earth-uranium-beryllium prospect which includes niobium, tantalum and gallium. Our lease with the State of Texas covers 860 acres and prospecting permits covering an adjacent 9,345 acres.
The Wright Group Services (TWG) combines 30+ years of experience with leading-edge products to provide exceptional service and value to our customers. We provide a full range of brokerage services including employee benefits, property and casualty, and retirement.
Since our inception, TIC has supported the mining industry and is recognized as the construction leader within the mining community. We have served all aspects of the mining and minerals industry, from some of the world’s largest primary and precious metals projects to coal, oil shale, cement, soda ash and other industrial minerals.
We are recognized for our "fast-track" capabilities, our ability to fully staff projects with a highly qualified workforce, our impressive scheduling for jobs requiring quick and cost-effective completion, our ability to operate in remote locations subject to adverse weather conditions, and, most importantly, our exemplary safety record. TIC continues to maintain its position as a leader within the Mining and Minerals industry, with active participation in large EPC and design/build projects worldwide. TIC contines to maintain its position as a leader within the MIning and Minerals industry, with active participation in large EPC and design / build projects worldwide.
Tierra Group International, Ltd. is a small team-oriented, client-focused, civil, geotechnical, and water resources engineering consulting company primarily focused on providing engineering consulting services to the mining industry in the western United States, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. Founded in January 2012 by Matt Fuller, CPG and Pete Kowalewski, PE, Tierra Group currently has 20 professional staff located in our offices in Lakewood (CO), Salt Lake City (UT), and Elko (NV). Tierra Group also has strategic alliances with firms in Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Guatemala and Perú to facilitate work throughout Latin America. Recently Tierra Group registered with the Cámara de Comercio de Bogotá to execute work in Colombia.
Tierra Group provides focused engineering design and consulting services, including:
Project planning/evaluation; heap leach facility design, construction, and operation; tailings facility design, construction, and operation; mine site water management; surface water hydrology; groundwater hydrology; geologic hazards evaluation; site-wide water balance evaluation; mine waste management; permitting assistance/support; environmental sampling and compliance support; mine closure and reclamation; and construction support services.
Additional information at: TierraGroupInternational.com
Timberline Helicopters, Inc. operates Kaman K-Max helicopters, the quietest and most efficient aircraft in their class. Our pilots and crews can lift and accurately place loads weighing up to 6,000lbs throughout the United States. Request a free consultation on your upcoming project.
TMEIC is the leading application expert for high performance drive systems and services, combining strong global capabilities with a flexible customer-centric business approach. As an industrial system integrator, TMEIC focuses on industrial markets, brings innovation to industry, takes positive and constructive approaches, and evolves continuously with customers. Built on the proud history of Toshiba and Mitsubishi Electric, TMEIC continues its long tradition of providing high performance, high power drive solutions to customers globally.
TMEIC has a long history of providing systems for the Mining Industry. TMEIC provides solutions for electric drives for mining excavators and powering and controlling draglines, shovels, and blast-hole drills all over the world. For Mineral Processing, TMEIC has installed several hundreds systems for the processing of ore, minerals, rocks, and coal worldwide. Maximum uptime and long-term reliability are critical to all applications in surface and underground mining, including ball and SAG mills, conveyors, crushers, separators, feeders, weigh stations, pumps, mine hoists, and many more.
Phone: (303) 452-6111
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association is a wholesale electric power supplier owned by the 44 electric cooperatives and public power districts that we serve. Tri-State generates and transports electricity to its member systems at 359 delivery points throughout a 200,000-square-mile service territory across Colorado, Nebraska, New Mexico and Wyoming. Together, the co-ops provide electricity and innovative energy solutions to more than 600,000 member-consumer meters — a population of approximately 1.5 million people.
Based in the Denver-metro area, Tri-State is Colorado’s second largest electric utility. Its 3,934-megawatt generation portfolio consists of a combination of owned baseload and peaking power plants that use coal and natural gas as their primary fuels, along with leased and contracted supplies of power featuring a significant hydroelectric allocation that is supported by emerging renewable resource technologies, such as wind and solar.
To deliver the electricity where it is needed, Tri-State owns, operates and maintains a 5,177-mile high-voltage transmission network throughout the four states, providing the necessary link between the generating stations and the distribution cooperatives’ delivery systems.
Founded in 1966, U.S. Energy Corp. (Nasdaq: USEG) is focused on the development of natural resource assets — acquiring properties on favorable terms, adding value through the application of its expertise in the natural resources sector, and seeking joint venture partners to assist in the development of its projects.
The Company's primary emphasis is in the natural resources sector, including oil and gas and renewable energy.
Toll Free: 866-981-4588
Ur-Energy is a junior mining company completing mine planning and permitting activities to bring its Lost Creek Wyoming uranium deposit into production in 2009. The Company is also engaged in the identification, acquisition and exploration of uranium properties in both Canada and the United States. Shares of the Company trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol URE. Ur-Energy has a registered corporate office in Ottawa, Canada and bases its headquarters in Littleton, Colorado. The Company's Wyoming Operations Office is located in Casper, Wyoming.
URS is a full-service planning, design, and program/construction management firm, providing professional consulting services in engineering, earth sciences, and environmental services, making us a leading international company. We have received many awards and commendations for technical excellence. URS offers expert support to the mining and metallurgical industries throughout project development including: exploration; basic and feasibility studies; design and construction; bidding and contract; supervision and management; closure; and remediation.
Vessels Coal Gas, Inc. develops greenhouse gas reduction projects for recovering methane gas that is commonly a waste byproduct from coal mining operations. VCG commenced commercial operation in 2008 at its first project in Cambria County, Pennsylvania. VCG established notable US milestones with its Cambria Project including electric generation, natural gas sales and marketing of carbon offsets. VCG is currently advancing additional projects in the Rockies and an expansion of its base in Appalachia.
Virginia Transformer is “the engineering firm that makes transformers”. With nearly a 40-year history in custom-design and construction of power transformers, VT has firmly established itself as one of the leading U.S. transformer manufacturers. Our three state-of-the-art North American facilities produce power transformers for every conceivable application – GSU, drive duty, rectifier, exciter, voltage regulator, power distribution, just to name a few – and our product line runs all the way from 300 KVA up to 300 MVA/230 kV class for liquid type, Up to 20 MVA/34.5 kV for dry type.
We pride ourselves on superior quality and customer service, the shortest lead times in the industry, and most of all on our expert engineering staff that works from the 10,000+ designs we have archived to assist us in designing the perfect transformer to meet your specific needs. VT supplies transformers for utility, industrial, transit, commercial, alternative energy, and specialty markets worldwide. If you need a transformer, Virginia Transformer has everything you need.
Since 2001, Vista has acquired a number of gold projects with the expectation that higher gold prices would increase their value. Vista is focused on the development of the Mt. Todd gold project in Northern Territory, Australia and the Concordia gold project in Baja California Sur, Mexico, to achieve its goal of becoming a gold producer. Vista's other holdings include the Guadalupe de los Reyes gold project in Mexico, the Awak Mas gold project in Indonesia, and the Long Valley gold project in California. In addition, we hold a 27.7% fully diluted interest in Midas Gold Corp.'s Golden Meadows Project in the Stibnite-Yellow Pine District in Idaho.
Vranesh & Raisch, LLP specializes in Colorado water, environmental and natural resources law. It represents hard rock and coal company clients in the acquisition, adjudication and protection of water rights, water quality matters including permitting, water quality standards and related environmental matters.
Wagner Equipment Co. provides Sales, Rentals and Service of Large to Small Caterpillar® Mining & Earthmoving Equipment, Dozers, Haul Trucks; 20 ton to 380 ton capacity, Loaders; 4 ton to 38 ton capacity, O & K Mining Shovels 6 – 60 yard bucket capacity.
Wagner Power Systems provides 125kW to 2 Mega Watts+, distribution cable and boxes, Large Chillers are available, Air Compressors from 185 to 1600 cfm.
Wagner Rents – The Cat Rental Store offers quality CAT® Skid Steer Loaders, Telescopic Rough Terrain Forklifts, water/trash pumps, Water Trucks, Light Towers, Man Lifts 30'-80', Generators - from 20kW to 100 kW.
The area's leader in the sales, rental and service of water and wastewater treatment equipment and pumping systems. We handle anything from Industrial, Chemical, Slurry, Water and Wastewater, Pump Controls, Submersible Pump Packages... just to name a few.
WSMT is a team of full-service attorneys who specialize in matters related to energy, natural resources, and land-based development. We are leaders and creative problem-solvers with keen insight into the complexities of both law and land. Our attorneys, diverse in professional experience, have advised governments, participated in drafting legislation, published articles on a wide range of legal matters, and structured business transactions over six continents. WSMT brings the full force of our high-profile experience and distinguished academic credentials home to the Rockies - with personal service, value, and can-do efficiency - to meet your needs.
From multinational corporations to entrepreneurial individuals, our clients recognize that the Law of the Land endures in the spirit and integrity of our outstanding team. For more information, please visit www.wsmtlaw.com
WCRM, Inc. is a full service Cultural Resource Consulting firm. In 1978, WCRM's first consulting opportunity was a mine development project in Gunnison County, Colorado. Since then WCRM has provided services to mining clients on 359 projects. Our staff professionals have supported businesses, agencies and individuals, on over 1400 oil and gas, power, telecommunications, transportation and water projects in 14 western states. Our offices in Boulder, Colorado; Farmington, New Mexico; Sparks, Nevada; Phoenix, Arizona and Missoula, Montana, enable WCRM to provide cost effective Planning and Cultural Resource Management services including Archaeology, History, NEPA/106 Processes and Native American Issues.
Western Fuels is a not-for-profit cooperative that supplies coal and transportation services to consumer-owned electric utilities throughout the Great Plains, Rocky Mountain and Southwest regions. Serving a wide variety of public power entities ranging from rural electric generation and transmission cooperatives to municipal utilities, WFA offers its Members diverse and extensive expertise in coal mining, coal procurement and transportation management.
The extensive research and development efforts of Wirtgen GmbH is taking mechanical excavation with surface miners to new performance levels by providing the advantages of mechanical excavation in soft and medium hard rock. Wirtgen’s Surface Miners are an optimized, completely re-engineered machine concept consisting of newly designed cutting drums, cutter gear, cutting drum drive, adapted machine body, increased horsepower, milling depth control, etc; allowing the machine to be more cost effective and efficient than conventional mining methods.
Using the Wirtgen Surface Miner, rock is mined, crushed, and loaded during one operation, achieving a substantial reduction in both machinery and personnel requirements.
The World Trade Center Denver will provide, sustained value to its constituents and the community by being the private sector focal point for international business in Denver and throughout Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region.
The mission is accomplished through four key service areas:
Wyoming Analytical Laboratories, Inc. has been serving the mining industry for 20 years from Laramie, WY with affiliated Laboratories in Rock Springs, WY and Wheat Ridge, CO. Coupled with full-service analytical capabilities, WAL can help with bias testing of mechanical sampling systems, analysis of core samples, operation of on-site laboratories, and coal laboratory audits.