About Us

Coal and Quarry Miner's Exchange, has for thirty years been the go-to resource that operators and purchasing agents use to find the equipment and services that they need. Coal News, Inc., publishers of the foremost online newsletter CoalZoom.com, have acquired the company.

"Coal and Quarry Miner's Exchange has firmly established its place in the mining industry since 1986 and we are building on that strong foundation to provide even greater value to our readers and advertisers. This is at a time when at last there are some positive signs in U.S. coal markets," added Bill Reid, president Coal News, Inc. "We are excited to work with Coal and Quarry Miner's Exchange advertisers to provide them with a superior service."

The digital issue of Coal and Quarry Miner's Exchange is available at www.CoalMinerExchange.com. An e-blast takes place weekly to bring operators and purchasing agents right up-to-date with equipment and services that are available.

Coal News, Inc., headquartered in Chesapeake, VA., founded and produced the industry's foremost publication Coal News for ten years 2004-2014. CoalZoom.com was launched in 2008 and has established itself as coal's foremost digital newsletter. The combined resources of the online version of Coal Miner's Exchange and CoalZoom bring a new standard to the industry.

For advertising information, please contact Bill Reid 304-920-2588, billreidcoal@gmail.com or Tom Foster 724-787-4451, cqmex@shentel.net.

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Coal Zoom, powered by Coal News, is coal's foremost on-line publication for coal operators, managers, mining personnel, equipment manufacturers, mining consultants, government employees in coal related positions, students and faculties of mining colleges, mining association and institutes, and to others providing products and services to the coal mining industry.

Coal Zoom

  • Promotes greater safety and health in coal mining and processing;
  • Presents reports on coal conferences, meetings, trade shows, and expositions;
  • Publishes interviews with leading personalities and experts associated with the industry;
  • Reviews industry, government, and research reports;
  • Provides information on technologies and equipment for extraction, processing and distribution;
  • Discusses coal production trends and forcasts

Coal Zoom is your resource for quick and insiteful information about the coal industry. Our site is powered by Coal News, Inc. in Bluefield, West Virginia. Circulation is 16,900.