Apr 15, 2020An explosion at a paper mill in Maine shook the ground Wednesday and produced a plume of black smoke that was visible for miles around, but it appeared no one was injured. The blast rocked the Androscoggin Mill in Jay, in central Maine, around noon, state police spokesman Steve McCausland said. Video Apr 15, 2020PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — An explosion at a paper mill in Maine shook the ground Wednesday and produced a plume of black smoke that was visible for miles around, but it appeared no one was injured. The blast rocked the Androscoggin Mill in Jay, in central Maine, around noon, state police spokesman Steve McCausland said.

2008 Georgia sugar refinery explosion

The 2008 Georgia sugar refinery explosion was an industrial disaster that occurred on February 7, 2008, in Port Wentworth, Georgia, United States.Fourteen people were killed and forty injured when a dust explosion occurred at a sugar refinery owned by Imperial Sugar.Dust explosions had been an issue of concern among United States authorities since three fatal accidents in 2003, with efforts

Great Mill Disaster, flour dust explosion at the Washburn A flour mill in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 22: 18 August 1895: Gumry Hotel boiler explosion in Denver, Colorado, United States 22: 20 March 1926: Woodward Iron Company furnace explosion near Birmingham, Alabama, United States 22:

Apr 15, 2020An explosion at a paper mill in Maine shook the ground Wednesday and produced a plume of black smoke that was visible for miles around, but it appeared no one was injured. The blast rocked the Androscoggin Mill in Jay, in central Maine, around noon, state police spokesman Steve McCausland said. Video

Apr 15, 2020Wreckage smolders at the Androscoggin Mill after an explosion at the paper mill, Wednesday, April 15, 2020, in Jay, Maine. The explosion shook the ground and produced a plume of black smoke that was visible for miles around.(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

Apr 15, 2020An explosion at a paper mill in Maine shook the ground Wednesday and produced a plume of black smoke that was visible for miles around, but it appeared no one was injured. The blast rocked the Androscoggin Mill in Jay, in central Maine, around noon, state police spokesman Steve McCausland said. Video

Rolling Mill Mine Explosion

-- An explosion occurred in the Cambria Steel Company's coal mine here, in which seven men were killed and two severely injured. The management of the company says in an official statement: By an explosion in the rolling mill mine of the Cambria Steel Co. seven men are dead and two are painfully but not fatally injured.

The shock of the explosion was heard twenty-five miles away, and window glass was broken and chimneys blown down many miles distant. All the plate glass in the stores on Main and State Streets was blown out. About forty small dwellings were wrecked and many others slightly damaged. The mill was the property of Kehlor Brothers of St. Louis.

Apr 15, 2020APR 15, 2020 - PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — An explosion at a paper mill in Maine shook the ground Wednesday and produced a plume of black smoke that was visible for miles around, but it appeared no one was injured.The blast rocked the Androscoggin Mill in Jay, in central Maine, around noon, state police spokesman Steve McCausland said. Mill personnel told police no one was injured,

December 15, 1914: The Mitsubishi Hōjō mine disaster, Kyushu, Japan. A gas explosion at the Hōjō (Hojyo) coal mine killed 687. It was the worst mining accident in Japan. April 27, 1922: Lupeni mine disaster. A methane explosion occurred at the Aurelia Mine in Lupeni, Romania, killing 82 miners, and leaving 62 widows and 124 orphans.

Apr 15, 2020PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — An explosion at a paper mill in Maine shook the ground Wednesday and produced a plume of black smoke that was visible for miles around, but it appeared no one was injured. The blast rocked the Androscoggin Mill in Jay, in central Maine, around noon, state police spokesman Steve McCausland said.

Apr 16, 2020Governor Janet Mills issued the following statement on the explosion at the Androscoggin Mill in Jay: I am closely monitoring all information concerning the explosion at the Androscoggin Mill in Jay. Officials with the Department of Public Safety are on

The shock of the explosion was heard twenty-five miles away, and window glass was broken and chimneys blown down many miles distant. All the plate glass in the stores on Main and State Streets was blown out. About forty small dwellings were wrecked and many others slightly damaged. The mill was the property of Kehlor Brothers of St. Louis.

Apr 15, 2020PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — An explosion at a paper mill in Maine shook the ground Wednesday and produced a plume of black smoke that was visible for miles around, but it appeared no one was injured. The blast rocked the Androscoggin Mill in Jay, in central Maine, around noon, state police spokesman Steve McCausland said.

Explosion caught on video damages paper mill; no one hurt

Video recorded after the explosion showed extensive damage to the mill, which employs about 500 people and is a key piece of rural Maine's economy. Emergency responders rushed to the mill, and the state fire marshal planned an investigation.

In 1898 miners in the Silver Valley of northern Idaho struggled to secure better wages. Drill and powder men received $3.00 per day and "muckers" (shovellers) received $2.50 per day. Both wanted a fifty cent pay raise to bring them in line with the other mines in the area. However, with a supply glut in the silver market, margins were narrowing for mine operators and outside investors.

Jul 22, 2020A tragedy that claimed the lives of four people was remembered on the fifth anniversary of the Bosley Mill explosion. The disaster, at Wood Treatment Ltd on July 17, 2015, caused the death of Derek Moore, 62, Dorothy Bailey, 62, William Barks, 51 and Jason Shingler, 38.

Apr 16, 2020Governor Janet Mills issued the following statement on the explosion at the Androscoggin Mill in Jay: I am closely monitoring all information concerning the explosion at the Androscoggin Mill in Jay. Officials with the Department of Public Safety are on

Oct 02, 2011"The cause of the explosion is unknown and the damage cannot now be estimated, though it will be considerable. The sight is a sickening one, and it was with difficulty that some of the bodies were found, and when found, were ripped naked and a long distance off in the bushes with legs and limbs broken and burned black and could scarcely be recognized.

The plant of BROOMAL, SCHMIDT STEADY Company, located near the scene of the explosion was badly damaged and a horse which was standing 300 yards distant from the mill was instantly killed. Box cars on the railroad siding adjoining the mill were torn to splinters and several persons near the building were slightly injured by flying debris.

Next month marks the 109th anniversary of the Rand Powder Mill Explosion, a series of blasts at a Fayette County black powder factory that killed 18 people, shattered windows in Uniontown, and shook buildings as far away as Greensburg. The Pennsylvania Room maintains photos of the September 9, 1905 disaster that were taken by E.W. Hague,

Apr 02, 2011Known as the Great Mill Disaster, the explosion made national news and served as a focal point that led to reforms in the milling industry. In order to prevent the buildup of combustible flour dust, ventilation systems and other precautionary devices were installed in mills throughout the country.

May 24, 2010On hearing the explosion, the hotel staff told me it was a firing exercise at the arsenal. "Cool", I thought, grabbed an Arsenal tour brochure and set off. As I passed the smoking ruin of the mill, I realised that this appeared to be a real disaster and my interest in the arsenal suddenly evaporated.

Accident Type: Combustible Dust Explosion and Fire Investigation Status: The CSB's final report was released at a public meeting in Savannah, GA on September 24, 2009. On February 7, 2008, a huge explosion and fire occurred at the Imperial Sugar refinery northwest of Savannah, Georgia, causing 14 deaths and injuring 38 others, including 14 with

Apr 15, 2020Wreckage smolders at the Androscoggin Mill after an explosion at the paper mill, Wednesday, April 15, 2020, in Jay, Maine. The explosion shook the ground and produced a plume of black smoke that was visible for miles around.(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)