State-of-the-Art Technology

Peabody Energy’s surface and underground mines use 21st Century technology and equipment to maximize safety and efficiency. Peabody Energy’s surface and underground coal mines use 21st Century technology and equipment to maximize safety and efficiency.

Global positioning satellites, real-time monitoring systems and computerized dispatching technologies improve operating efficiency. A maintenance reliability program uses sophisticated analytics to enhance operator safety and equipment availability. Also a world-class haul truck and shovel fleet and state-of-the-art underground longwall systems improve capacity.

Peabody continues to pioneer technical advances in mining. For instance, a conveyor and blending system developed at the company's North Antelope Rochelle Mine (NARM) in Wyoming is unique among large U.S. surface mines and enables the operation to blend coal with great precision and efficiency to meet exacting customer specifications.

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