Last week, our 2019 Intern Class toured the mine and the power plant to learn more about the cutting-edge technologies in place at Prairie State. Our interns are off to a great start, and we are looking forward to working with them this summer!
On May 30, Prairie State’s 2018 Intern Class took tours of both the power plant and the mine.
During the power plant tour, they learned about the process in which turbines generate electrical energy, and the state-of-the-art environmental technology in place.
Their underground mine tour took them 250 feet below ground. During this tour, they saw first-hand how the mine operates and watched …
Prairie State hosted engineering students from Missouri University of Science and Technology (S&T) for a tour of our underground mine last week. The students are currently enrolled in a mining engineering course and used this opportunity to apply their curriculum to a real-world experience. This is the second year Prairie State has hosted students from Missouri S&T for a tour.