Associations and Links(10)


Is a not-for-profit trade association comprising thirteen independent power producers in Pennsylvania that generate approximately 831 megawatts of electricity by using environmentally friendly Circulating Fluidized Bed (CFB) boiler technology to burn coal mining refuse.


A Trade Association serving North American manufacturers and designers of conveyor world wide since 1933. Companies that represent the leading designers, manufacturers installers of conveyors, conveyor components, and material handling systems.


The Friends of Coal is dedicated to inform and educate West Virginia citizens about the coal industry and its vital role in the state’s future. Our goal is to provide a united voice for an industry that has been and remains a critical economic contributor to West Virginia.


The Belting Association is a voluntary association of individuals and organizations who have joined together to further the interests of all fabricators, distributors and manufacturers of belting and related products.


The National Mining Association (NMA) is the voice of the American mining industry in Washington, D.C. NMA is the only national trade organization that represents the interests of mining before Congress, the Administration, federal agencies, the judiciary and the media. NMA's mission is to create and maintain a broad base of political support for the mining industry and to help the nation realize the economic and national security benefits of America's domestic mining capability.


NSSGA is the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association. The association represents the crushed stone, sand and gravel-or aggregates-industries. NSSGA member companies produce more than 90 percent of the crushed stone and 70 percent of the sand and gravel consumed annually in the United States.


The Pennsylvania Aggregates and Concrete Association (PACA) is the industry’s unified voice in Harrisburg, representing more than 200 member companies, large and small, across the state. PACA was formed in 1982 by the consolidation of the Pennsylvania Aggregates Association and the Pennsylvania Ready Mixed Concrete/Sand & Gravel Association.


The PRB Coal Users’ Group, a nonprofit organization that was formed in 2000 to promote the safe, efficient, and economic use of Powder River Basin coal by generating companies that currently use, or are considering the use of, PRB coals.


The Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration (SME) is an international society of professionals in the minerals industry. The SME membership is more than 11,500 strong, with members in nearly 100 countries.


ISRI (Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries) advocates for safety and responsibility in many different areas of the scrap recycling industry – metals theft, electronics recycling, occupational safety and regulatory compliance of its members.