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- Hallam Land Management Ltd v UK Coal Mining Ltd and another. Denyer-Green, Barry // Estates Gazette;8/31/2002, Issue 235, p96
Highlights the case about an option agreement regarding property development involving Hallam Land Management Ltd. and UK Coal Mining Ltd. and another in Great Britain. Terms of the option agreement on property development; Decision of the Court of Appeal on the validity of the option agreement.
- COAL ESTATE CLIMBS. Bourke, Chris // Estates Gazette;8/30/2008, Issue 834, p29
The article reveals that UK Coal, the country's largest independent coal producer, was on track to meet full-year expectations because its property values were still rising, along with coal prices. It is planning to unlock value from its 46,500-acre estate, which is now worth Â£438 million, 5%...
- UK Coal Wins 200m Order. // Coal International;Noc/Dec2003, Vol. 251 Issue 6, p234
Reports on a deal signed by UK Coal with energy supplier EDF Energy in 2003. Pits in Great Britain that will provide the bulk of the coal which will be transported to the power stations by rail; Worth of the deal.
- Four deaths: UK Coal admits seven offences. // RoSPA Occupational Safety & Health Journal;Jul2010, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p4
The article reports that the UK Coal Mining Ltd., pleaded guilty after committing seven health and safety breach that caused the death of its four miners.
- Coal starts on the Weardale line. // Railways Illustrated;Sep2011, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p26
The article reports on the operation of coal trains under the Weardale Railways Ltd. after an agreement between UK Coal Mining Ltd., the preserved railway and Rail Management Services Ltd. (RMS).
- Four deaths in 18 months: UK Coal admits failings. // RoSPA Occupational Safety & Health Journal;Jan2012, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p2
The article reports that UK Coal Mining Ltd. has been ordered to pay fines and costs worth of 1.2 million pounds for safety failings which led to the death of four mineworkers at separate incidents.
- Mains supply offer as part of opencast plan. // Utility Week;1/19/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 16, p6
The article reports on the payment for a gas supply offered by UK Coal to the village of Sunniside in Durham, England if it is given planning permission for a major opencast mine in the Wear Valley. UK Coal's offer to pay for a mains gas connection to the village is the company's second such...
- Adjudication is thrown into the scale. Pemble, Stuart // Estates Gazette;4/5/2003, Issue 314, p116
Focuses on the steps taken by British courts to enforce adjudicators' decision. Key starting point for anyone attempting to bluff their way in adjudication; Judgement by the Court of Appeals in a lawsuit between C&B Scene Concept Design Ltd. v Isobars Ltd.; Summary of law on challenging...
- German court nixes Frankfurt night flights. // Air Cargo World;Nov2011, Vol. 101 Issue 11, p6
The article reports that scheduled nighttime flights at Frankfurt Airport in Germany have been stopped by the order of the Hesse Administrative High Court until any further decision by the German Federal Administrative High Court in Leipzig. The move is the price imposed for allowing Frankfurt...