SENTINELS OF SAFETY AWARDS — 2000
First place winners and their number of consecutive employee-hours recorded in each of the sponsored mining categories are as follows:
Underground Coal Group
Deep Mine #21, Paramont Coal Corporation, Dante, VA,
Surface Coal Group
Antelope Coal Mine, Antelope Coal Company, Gillette, WY,
Underground Metal Group
SSX Mine, AngloGold (Jerritt Canyon) Corp., Elko, NV,
Underground Nonmetal Group
Cote Blanche Mine, IMC Salt, Inc., Franklin, LA,
Open Pit Group
Rochester Mine, Coeur Rochester, Inc., Lovelock, NV 254,296 hours.
Thornton Quarry, Material Service Corporation, Thornton, IL, 208,816 hours.
Bank or Pit Group
Arena Plant, Hanson Aggregates South Central, Altair, TX, 133,766 hours.
Briggs Plant, Fordyce Company, Victoria, TX, 241,195 hours.