· Teck Resources Ltd., Canada's "largest diversified mining company," is the Elk Valley's single largest employer. The corporation operates four steelmaking coal mines in the valley, employing more than 3,000 people, and workers are warning the company's failure to properly face COVID19 is putting the area at increased risk of an outbreak.
Panel A coal mining block that generally comprises one operating unit. Panic bar A switch, in the shape of a bar, used to cut off power at the machine in case of an emergency. Parting (1) A small joint in coal or rock; (2) a layer of rock in a coal seam; (3) a .