Blog posts : "mine"

The E.&N. railway siding, at which these bins have been constructed is about 1½ miles north of Somenos station,

December 17, 2011

All they had to do was get it to the E&N,

November 16, 2011

Premier Christy Clark is right to link the proposed Raven coal mine near Courtenay to the rehabilitation of the E&N railway.

June 7, 2011

One loaded truck full of coal would head down the Island Highway and onto Highway 4 every 20 minutes if the B.C.

June 1, 2011

the railway would have to build a spur line to the proposed site, something the ICF doesn't have the money for.

May 25, 2011

We visit the site of the Union Colliery Mine, hidden in the forest southwest of Cumberland, and the site of the forgotten town of Union,

May 13, 2011

The base case assumes contracted highway trucks are used transport the coal to Port Alberni,

May 13, 2011

A massive explosion had torn through Nanaimo's No.1 Esplanade mine,

April 3, 2011

in recent years that infrastructure has fallen below industrial standards.

March 23, 2010

March 23rd 2010

Trucks win out over trains

transport the coal by rail it would mean upgrading and updating the rail link

January 19, 2010

a good chance it could come by rail,

January 16, 2010

Opportunities for input will be provided at every stage of the project.

January 5, 2010

A new coal mine is in the works and a good site to look at for a possible rail transportation boost in the future.  They would need to pick the right port to ship from and have the support of the community to run coal cars on.  Please check this site I have provided and see for yourself.

 

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