Mammoth Mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Mammoth Mine is owned by Massey Energy and includes "three underground room and pillar mines and a preparation plant. Coal is transported to the plant using a continuous 12 mile conveyor system. The plant was upgraded in 2008 and now ships coal via the Norfolk Southern railway or via barge on the upper Kanawha River."[1] The plant has a 1,200 tons per hour processing facility capacity.[2]

Mine Data

  • Owner: Mammoth Coal Co
  • Parent company: Contura Energy
  • Location: Kanawha County, West Virgina
  • GPS coordinates:
  • Production: 1,431 thousands of tons
  • Type of coal: Utility and Industrial
  • Mine type: Underground
  • Equipment:
  • Number of employees:
  • Established/Acquired: 2004
  • Recoverable Reserves: 87,558 thousands of tons

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  1. Massey Energy, "Mining Locations", Massey Energy website, accessed October 2009.
  2. Massey Energy, "Massey Energy 2008 10K", SEC Info, February 29, 2008.

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