Las Vegas Sun

September 29, 2016

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Some miners, like David Youny, operate equipment remotely at Newmont Mining Corp.'s Leeville underground mine. Here, Youny can work the rock breaker with joysticks and television monitors, Sept. 26, 2013.  Mark Ward, mine manager, said remote operations can protect miners.

Matt Hufman

Some miners, like David Youny, operate equipment remotely at Newmont Mining Corp.'s Leeville underground mine. Here, Youny can work the rock breaker with joysticks and television monitors, Sept. 26, 2013. Mark Ward, mine manager, said remote operations can protect miners.