33rd ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL
SURFACE MINE RESCUE COMPETITION
Registration Packet 2013 (Adobe Acrobat required.)
Download Mine Gas Chart ( Adobe Acrobat required.)
DATE: June 3, 2013
TO: Surface Mine Rescue Team Trainers
FROM: Powder River Basin Safety Association & Holmes Powder River Basin Safety Council
RE: 33rd ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL SURFACE MINE RESCUE COMPETITION
The Powder River Basin Safety Association and the Holmes Powder River Basin Safety Council, in conjunction with Peabody Energy-North Antelope Rochelle Mine (NARM), invite you to participate in the 33rd Annual International Surface Mine Rescue Competition to be held in Gillette, Wyoming. This year’s event will be held on Friday, August 2nd and Saturday, August 3rd. We will also be sponsoring a training day on Thursday, August 1st. The topics for the training sessions will include CMEâ€™s and other certifications. Class schedules will be released at a later date.
This year we you will need to report to the Gillette College Technical Education Center located across the creek and north of the main campus building. The address of the Gillette College-Tech Center is: 3251 S. 4J Road. This is where you will report on Thursday by 8:00 a.m. The location of the main Saturday problem will be announced at the Captainsâ€™ meeting on Friday! Saturday lock-up will be held at Gillette College. Lock-up opens at 4:00 a.m. and the doors will be locked at 5:00am.
The Captainsâ€™ meeting on Thursday will be held at the Gillette College-Tech Center at the conclusion of the classes. The Captainsâ€™ meeting on Friday will be held at the Gillette College-Tech Center as well. The Awards banquet this year will also be held at the Gillette College-Tech Center on Saturday evening at the conclusion of the competition.
A registration form and the rules for the competition are enclosed for your use. Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, June 10th. The deadline to submit registrations is: Friday, June 28th. The competition will be limited to the first twelve teams that submit a completed registration form on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please note: fees alone will NOT reserve a spot. The order in which the registrations and fees are received will determine the order that the teams will compete on Friday. Only one (1) team from each MINE SITE will be permitted to register.
On the registration form: Ensure that the person responsible for training the Mine Rescue Competition team is registered as â€śHead Trainer.â€ť Teams will be held accountable for this team slot.
The completed registration form should be emailed or faxed to the Competition Chairman, Dustin Martinson, as directed below:
Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fax to: 307-686-9484
Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, June 10th. The deadline to submit registrations is: Friday, June 28th.
Registration opens on Monday June 10th, please use PayPal to pay for your team registration, tee shirts, buckles and banquet tickets. Youâ€™ll find the link that allows you to send funds to us via PayPal below.
It is important that you submit the registration form and fees as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please call or e-mail:
Josh Tompkins, President: (307) 689-1019 (email@example.com)
Lynn Busskohl, Vice-President (307) 680-7798 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Dustin Martinson, Competition Chairman: (307) 686-8177 (email@example.com)