20th Annual PA Drilling and Blasting Conference Registration Now Open!

  • Posted on Oct 12, 2023

The 20th Annual Pennsylvania Drilling and Blasting Conference will be held November 16 & 17, 2023 at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center in State College, PA. Registration is open for participants and sponsors/exhibitors! 20th Annual Pennsylvania Drilling and Blasting Conference...read more

Photos from the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs Baseball Game

  • Posted on Aug 7, 2023

The Eastern Pa Chapter ISEE hosted a family fun event at the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs baseball game versus the Buffalo Bisons.  The Iron Pigs won 7 -1. The group sat along the third baseline in the picnic area and enjoyed hamburgers, hotdogs, and fried chicken and some cold beer.  It was great to have ...read more

Baseball Game Meeting – August 3rd

  • Posted on Jul 24, 2023

The Eastern PA Chapter will host a Baseball Game Meeting on Thursday, August 3, 2023 at the Iron Pigs Stadium, located at Coca-Cola Park, 1050 Iron Pigs Way in Allentown, PA. Tickets are $30. The gates open at 5:45pm with a 7:05pm game time. A dinner buffet is included. To register, please send Dan Leach your name and ...read more

It’s time to Renew Your Membership

  • Posted on Jul 24, 2023

Our membership renewal traditionally occurred in January, but as some of you may have noticed, no membership letters were sent out this year. That is because we are restructuring our membership renewal period and moving it to summer. The reason for this change is because during COVID our membership only had the opportunity to attend ...read more

MSHA Makes Available on Its Website a Proposed Rule to Lower Miners’ Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica and Improve Respiratory Protection

  • Posted on Jul 24, 2023

On June 30, 2023, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) made available informally a proposed rule to amend its existing standards to better protect all miners against occupational exposure to respirable crystalline silica. Silica is a carcinogen known to cause severe illnesses, including silicosis, non-malignant respiratory disease, lung cancer, and kidney disease. The proposed ...read more