Coppabella Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Surface

LOCATION

140 km southwest of Mackay

COAL TYPE

PCI

MINING METHOD

Dragline, dozer/casting, truck/shovel

Did You Know?

  • Peabody has a 73 percent interest in an unincorporated joint venture that owns the Coppabella and Moorvale mines.

  • Coppabella produces a premium, low-vol PCI, which is exported through the Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal to global seaborne demand centers.

  • Coppabella has a strong culture of community engagement and corporate responsibility and provides ongoing support to community services, local emergency services, education, safety and environmental management.

More Info

2.4
Million
Tons of coal sold from the Coppabella Mine in 2016
35%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2012
$760
Million
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the JV complex in 2016
345
Employees
Working at the Coppabella Mine in 2016
6,450
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2016

Contact Information

Peabody's Coppabella Mine

Telephone: +61 7 4958 0006
Address: Peak Downs Highway, Nebo QLD 4742
infopci@peabodyenergy.com

Peabody is the world’s largest private-sector coal company and a Fortune 500 company. The company is also a leading voice in advocating for sustainable mining, energy access and clean coal technologies. Peabody serves metallurgical and thermal coal customers in more than 25 countries on five continents.