Demand for coal results in $169 million expansion at mines in Buchanan, Tazewell counties
A coal producer has announced a $169 million expansion at its mining operations based in Buchanan and Tazewell counties.
Virginia’s Economic Development Partnership said Coronado Global Resources is growing its production and worker base to meet the demand for industrial metallurgical coal.
The company extension will also result in 181 new jobs that Coronado officials touted with above-average pay for workers.
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