Husnicioara Coal Mine

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Husnicioara Coal mine
Location Husnicioara
Commune Mehedinţi County
Country Romania
Products Coal
Production 3,100,000 tonnes
Financial year 2008
Opened 1980
Company National Company of Lignite Oltenia

Husnicioara Coal Mine is an open-pit mining exploitation, one of the largest in Romania located in Husnicioara, Mehedinţi County.[1] The legal entity managing the Husnicioara mine is the National Company of Lignite Oltenia which was set up in 1997.[1]

The exploitation has two open pits Husnicioara - Vest, Zegujani that produced 3.1 million tonnes of lignite in 2008.[1] The mine has around 700 workers and is endowed with five bucket-wheel excavators, three spreaders, one mixed machine and four deposits spreader.[1] The total proven recoverable reserves of the mine amount to 67 million tonnes of lignite.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Husnicioara Coal Field". National Company of Lignite Oltenia. 2009-02-24. Archived from the original on 2008-06-10. Retrieved 2009-02-24.