Poplar Grove construction set to start

June 7, 2017

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Construction of the Poplar Grove mine, in in Western Kentucky’s Illinois basin, is expected to start in July this year, with first production scheduled for July 2018.

Coal developer Paringa Resources on Wednesday announced the award of a bulk earthworks and site development contract for the proposed mine, covering the excavation and development activities, preparation for plant facilities, and a barge load-out facility on the Green River.

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