Joy Global Inc. was a company that manufactured and serviced heavy equipment used in the extraction and haulage of coal and minerals in both underground and surface mining.   The company had manufacturing facilities in Alabama, Texas, Wisconsin, Australia, Canada, China, France, South Africa and the United Kingdom. 
Since 1900, technological developments in the coal mining industry have dramatically increased miner productivity; thus, while U.S. coal production is currently at a record high, mining employment is a fraction of what it was during the heyday of coal mining in the 1910's and 20's:
Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground. Coal is valued for its energy content, and, since the 1880s, has been widely used to generate electricity. Steel and cement industries use coal as a fuel for extraction of iron from iron ore and for cement production.
Coal Mining Company of the Year Peabody was named coal mining company of the year for 2017 by United Kingdom-based Corporate LiveWire, recognizing the company's excellence in safety performance, environmental stewardship and leadership in advancing technology solutions.
Headquartered in the Millennium city Gurgaon (NCR), Global Coal and Mining Private Limited is one of the leading private sector Coal Beneficiation Company in India. The company is managed by experienced industry professionals and supported by top advisors and consultants and currently enjoys a capacity of 10 million tonnes per annum through its ...
A strong global coal mining unions network is needed to influence policy decisions, strengthen international solidarity to defend coal mining workers' rights and to ensure Just Transition." Unions also expressed discontent over privatization of public sector coal mines in India and elsewhere.
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Number of Fatalities and Fatality Rate (5-year aggregates) in the Mining Industry by Commodity, 1911-2015: Graph displays the number of fatalities and fatality rates in 5-year aggregates in the mining industry by coal and noncoal from 1911 through 2015, excluding office employees. Noncoal includes metal, nonmetal, stone, and sand & gravel ...
The average number of employees at U.S. coal mines increased 2.4% from the 2016 level to 53,051 employees. U.S. coal mining productivity, as measured by average production per employee hour, decreased 0.9% from the 2016 level to 6.55 short tons per employee hour.