Piedmont Mining – Shade Kaolin Mine

Piedmont Mining – Shade Kaolin Mine

In 2013 and 2014 we provided contract overburden removal and reclamation at the Shade mine in Aiken, SC. This project had several hurdles to overcome, such as prolific ground water, unstable material and deep cuts.

Scope of work:

    • Vegetative Clearing
    • Overburden Removal (over 300,000 yds moved)
    • Reclamation (Over 18 acres)
    • Haul Road Construction
    • Maintenance Services

Gear 50' Cut Slope Cut Slope Shade OSA Reclamation OSA IMG_1764  Same Level IMG_1795[1]