1. Introduction. 2. Evaluation of Deposit Geological Conditions for Design Requirements. 3. General Principles of Mine Design. 4. Design of Mine Reconstruction. 5. Design of New Mines. 6. Planning the Development of Coal Mining Regions. 7. Planning and Design of Hard-Coal Preparation Plants. 8. Energy Management in Mine Design. 9. Mine Storage and Transport Management - ``Transmag'' System. 10. Economic Problems in Mining Investment. Bibliography. Subject Index.