Industry: 1081—Metal Mining Services
Establishments primarily engaged in performing metal mining services for others on a contract or fee basis, such as the removal of overburden, strip mining for metallic ores, prospect and test drilling, and mine exploration and development. Establishments which have complete responsibility for operating mines for others on a contract or fee basis are classified according to the product mined rather than as metal mining services. Establishments primarily performing hauling services are classified in Division E, Transportation.

Boring test holes for metal mining on a contract basisOverburden removal for metal mining; on a contract basis
Draining or pumping of metal mines: on a contract basisProspect drilling for metal mining on a contract basis
Drilling for metal mining on a contract basisSinking shafts for metal mining on a contract basis
Exploration for metal mining on a contract basisStrip mining, metal: on a contract basis
Geophysical exploration services, for metal mining on a contract basisTest drilling for metal mining: on a contract basis
Mine development for metal mining on a contract basis
Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
1081Metal Mining Services446
108100Metal mining services255
10810000Metal mining services255
108101Metal mining exploration and development services176
10810100Metal mining exploration and development services71
10810101Exploration, metal mining73
10810102Mine development, metal21
10810103Preparing shafts or tunnels, metal mining5
10810104Test boring, metal mining6
108199Metal mining services, nec15
10819901Draining or pumping of metal mines9
10819902Overburden removal, metal mining6