Coal WV Energy / Natural Resources

Highwall Mining

superior highwall

“The Highwall Mining system, the Terex SHM Highwall Miner is the most advanced, reliable, and efficient highwall mining system in the world. It is the first practical highwall mining system capable of mining parallel entries to predetermined depths, thus linking surface and underground operations to maximize coal recovery and profits. Terex SHM’s innovative highwall mining system and extensive customer care have kept our clients at the forefront of highwall mining technology and profitability.”

Superior Highwall Miners, originally independent, has been owned by Terex, Bucyrus, and CAT (Caterpillar) Mining, but is still located in Beckley.


(8:51/2008/Terex SHM)

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