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
U.S. America’s Most Admired Companies Listed by Fortune magazine
U.S. Top 10 Value Creators Among S&P 500 Companies Listed by CFO Magazine
U.S. Platinum 400 List of America’s Best Big Companies Named by Forbes magazine
Global Top 100 Global Ranking for Sustainable Practices Listed by Ceres & Investor Responsibility Research Center
St. Louis Top 50 Award Honoree by the St. Louis Regional Chamber & Growth Association
Global Ferring Award for Philanthropy By Center of Creative Arts
U.S. Best Adoption-Friendly Workplace Named by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption
St. Louis Most Influential Business Women Lina Young named  by the St. Louis Business Journal
St. Louis Most Influential Minority Business Leader Walter Hawkins named by the St. Louis Business Journal
Australia Excellence in Coal Geology Award Michael Creech earned from the New South Wales Coalfield Geology Council

Safety

Region Award Description
U.S. Sentinels of Safety Award From the U.S. Department of Labor honoring the Farmersburg Mine as the nation’s safest large surface mine
U.S. Sentinels of Safety Certificate Honoring the Francisco Mine in Indiana from the U.S. Department of Labor
U.S. Sentinels of Safety Certificate Honoring the Viking Mine in Indiana from the U.S. Department of Labor
U.S. Sentinels of Safety Certificate Honoring the Lee Ranch Mine in
New Mexico from the U.S. Department of Labor
New Mexico Operator of the Year Award Achieved by Lee Ranch Mine from the New Mexico Mine Inspector
New Mexico Safe Operator Award Achieved by Lee Ranch Mine from the New Mexico Mine Inspector
Wyoming “Safe Sam” Award For the North Antelope Rochelle Mine for operating the safest mine in the state, given by the State Mine Inspector and Wyoming Mining Association
Wyoming Wyoming Governor’s Safety Award Honoring the North Antelope Rochelle Mine, given by the Governor’s Office
U.S. First and Second Places Achieved by the Caballo Mine rescue team at the 11th Annual Red Desert Trauma Conference
U.S. First Place Caballo Mine rescue team performance at the “B” Flight 21st Annual Safety Olympiad
U.S. First Place Overall and First Place In Advanced “A” Flight performances of the North Antelope Rochelle Mine rescue team at the 21st Annual Safety Olympiad
Australia First Place Achieved by the North Wambo Mine rescue team at the Hunter Valley Mine Rescue Competition
Illinois First Place For Willow Lake Mine rescue team as part of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Mine Rescue Competition
U.S. First Place Benchman At the National Mine Rescue Competition achieved by Chuck Harvey at the Twentymile Mine in Colorado; competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor
U.S. First Place in Five-Person Event Achieved by the Lee Ranch Mine during the 69th Annual Tri-State Firemen’s Association Training and Competition

Environmental

Region Award Description
U.S. Bronze Good Neighbor Award To the Caballo Mine from the U.S. Department of the Interior
Wyoming Good Neighbor Award To the Caballo Mine from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality
Wyoming Project of the Year Award Wyoming Engineering Society for the Caballo Mine
U.S. Excellence in Reclamation Award For the Gibraltar Mine in Kentucky from the U.S. Department of the Interior
Indiana Excellence in Reclamation Award To the Miller Creek Mine from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources
Indiana Reclamation Innovation Award Given to Ken Rogers from the Indiana Society of Mining and Reclamation
U.S. Reclamationist of the Year Honors for Vern Pfannenstiel from the American Society of Mining and Reclamation
U.S. Silver Good Neighbor Award To Somerville Central Mine from the U.S. Department of the Interior
U.S. Excellence in Reclamation Award To Somerville Central Mine, given by U.S. Department of the Interior
Indiana Excellence in Reclamation Award Honoring the Somerville Central Mine, given by Indiana Department of Natural Resources
Colorado Excellence in Reclamation Award To Seneca Coal Company from the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety; Colorado Mining Association
Colarado Excellence in Reclamation Award To Twentymile and Seneca mines in Colorado from the U.S. Department of the Interior

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