It's alive! Mining Machine a Marvel and on the March for Met Coal

Interesting piece by Kyle Whitmire on the resurrection of "Mr. Tom," a gargantuan coal-mining dragline crane owned by Drummond Co.  Now on the march after met coal, which is used in the steel-making. The recent ups and downs in coal market has made it hard to predict whether this will be a good economic bet for the company.


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