Badger Daylighting™ Mining and Mineral Process.

Mining consists of the discovery, valuation, development, exploitation, processing, and marketing of useful minerals, such as coal, iron, or precious metals. The mining industry locates minerals and removes them in the most economical and efficient way possible for use by various industries, such as energy production and construction.

The mining industry may be classified into three groups, based on the type of minerals they produce: Energy Minerals, Non-Metallic Minerals and Metallic Minerals.