Awards and Recognition

Peabody is widely recognized for corporate and social responsibility.  In the past five years, the company has earned more than 150 awards for corporate and financial leadership, safety and environmental honors. 

Year 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006
Category Corporate | Safety | Environmental
 

Corporate

Region Award Description
Global Forbes 400 Platinum List of Best Big Companies No. 21 on the Forbes list
Global Finest chief executives for both the energy and mining sectors Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H. Boyce garnering recognition from both Institutional Investor magazine and the Platts Global Energy Awards
Global Marketing Campaign of the Year Award Platts Global Energy Awards  for the “Coal Can Do That” education program
St. Louis Top 50 Award Honoree by the St. Louis Regional Chamber & Growth Association
St. Louis Good Neighbor Award From Heat-Up St. Louis

Safety

 
Region Award Description
Wyoming First Place Award for Surface Mine Safety Recognizing the Rawhide Mine’s best safety performance among peers, given by the Wyoming State Mine Inspector and Wyoming Mining Association
New Mexico Safe Operator of the Year Award Recognizing the Lee Ranch Mine as the safest in the state for three consecutive years from the New Mexico State Mine Inspector and New Mexico Mining Association
Illinois Best Injury Frequency Rate Award For the Willow Lake Preparation Plant achieving zero incidents requiring an employee to miss work over 12 months from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Office of Mines and Minerals
Wyoming Second Place for Surface Mine Safety Achieved by the Caballo Mine from the Wyoming Mining Association and State Mine Inspector
Illinois Best Injury Frequency Rate Award, Surface Mine To Cottage Grove Mine from the Office of Mines and Minerals, Illinois Department of Natural Resources
U.S. Predictive Maintenance Award Honoring the specialized vibration program at the North Antelope Rochelle Mine by Uptime Magazine
U.S. Best Team in Indiana To the Air Quality and Francisco Mines combined rescue team at the U.S. National Mine Rescue Contest
Global Second Place To the Caballo and North Antelope Rochelle Mines combined rescue team at the 28th Annual International Surface Mine Rescue Competition 
U.S. First Place To the Caballo and Rawhide Mines combined rescue team at the Red Desert Trauma Conference and Rescue Competition
U.S. First Place To the El Segundo Mine rescue team at the 71st Annual Tri-State Firemen's Association Convention
U.S. National Champion Draeger BG-4 Bench Contest Achieved by Mark Beauchamp, Twentymile Mine, at the U.S. National Mine Rescue Contest
Australia Winning Rescue Team Achieved by the Metropolitan Mine Rescue Team at the B Grade Mines Rescue Competition
Australia George Carbine Memorial Shield Award To the North Goonyella Mine rescue team at the QMRS Memorial Cup Mines Rescue Competition
U.S. First in Colorado Achieved by the Twentymile Mine rescue team at the U.S. National Mine Rescue Contest
U.S. Second Place Performance by the Twentymile Mine rescue team at the Ice Breaker Emergency Preparedness Competition
U.S. Best in Illinois Designation to the Willow Lake Mine rescue team at the U.S. National Mine Rescue Contest

 

Environmental

 
Region Award Description
U.S. Excellence in Surface Coal Mining Reclamation National Award of Excellence For streams and wetlands restoration at Caballo Mine in Wyoming from the U.S. Department of the Interior
U.S. Excellence in Surface Coal Mining Reclamation National Award of Excellence For the Viking Mine in Indiana from the U.S. Department of the Interior
U.S. Excellence in Surface Coal Mining Reclamation Bronze Good Neighbor Award For education and community involvement at Gateway Mine in Illinois from the U.S. Department of the Interior
Wyoming Industry Reclamation and Wildlife Stewardship Award For the North Antelope Rochelle Mine’s 25 years of best restoration practices to restore animal habitats from the Wyoming Game and Fish Department
U.S. Kenes C. Bowling National Mine Reclamation Award For farmland, forest and natural streams restoration at Viking Mine in Indiana, given by the Interstate Mining Compact Commission
U.S. Reclamationist of the Year Honoring Colorado Operations Reclamation Manager Roy Karo as named by American Society of Mining and Reclamation peers
Colorado Excellence in Research and Use of New Practices Reclamation Award For restored lands from the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety and the Colorado Mining Association
Colorado Dr. James Pendleton Award Honoring Roy Karo for achievements in land restoration by the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety and Department of Natural Resources
Indiana Excellence in Mining and Reclamation Award For the Francisco Surface Mine from the Indiana Society of Mining and Reclamation
Indiana Vance “Pat” Wiram Award Honoring Environmental Specialist Allen Eicher from the Indiana Society of Mining and Reclamation for innovative restoration practices

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