Category: This Month in Coal

Thiess Secures $79M Caval Ridge Extension

Mining contractor Thiess recently signed a 12-month contract extension with BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) to operate its Caval Ridge mine in Queensland, Australia. The contract, valued at A$110 million ($79 million), calls for...

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Murray Emerges From Bankruptcy as ACNR

Murray Energy Holdings Co. and its subsidiaries’ Chapter 11 bankruptcy plan was approved and went into effect on September 16, making way for a new entity. The company completed the sale of nearly all of its assets to a company...

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Whitehaven Gets Approval for Vickery Project

The New South Wales (NSW) Independent Planning Commission (IPC) gave Whitehaven Coal the greenlight for its Vickery Extension Project near Gunnedah, in the Australian state’s northwest. The primary approval follows a lengthy...

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Teck Signs Supply Agreement With Westshore

Canada-based Teck Resources Ltd. signed an agreement in principle with Westshore Terminals Ltd. Partnership on the terms for the shipment of steelmaking coal following the expiration of the current contract on March 31, 2021....

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Warrior Met Manages Costs

Warrior Met Coal, the leading U.S. producer and exporter of metallurgical coal for the global steel industry reported a second quarter 2020 net loss of $9.2 million, compared to net income of $125.5 million, in the second...

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Alliance Restarts Production

In its Q2 2020 earnings report, Alliance Resource Partners confirmed that underground coal production resumed in May at the River View and Warrior mines in the Illinois Basin (ILB) and subsequently at each of its remaining...

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Wyoming DEQ Approves Brook Mine

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) awarded Ramaco Carbon approval to mine coal at the Brook mine, located in a traditional mining area outside Sheridan. This will create Wyoming’s first new mine in almost four...

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CONSOL Will Lay Off 233 at Enlow Fork

CONSOL Energy filed a Worker Adjustment and Retaining Notification Act notice saying it will lay off 233 Enlow Fork mine workers on August 31. The mine was idled in mid-April. About 600 people work at the Enlow Fork mine during...

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Foresight Implements Reorganization Plan

Foresight Energy LP announced it has consummated its Chapter 11 plan of reorganization. The remaining Foresight assets were transferred to Foresight Energy Operating LLC, which is owned by Foresight Energy Resources LLC....

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