Gateway North Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Underground

LOCATION

Randolph County near Coulterville, Ill.

COAL TYPE

Thermal

MINING METHOD

Continuous Miner

Did You Know?

  • Gateway North Mine began shipping coal in 2015 after production was transitioned from the former Gateway Mine to the new reserve. 

  • The mine is among the lowest cost coal mining operations in the region and sells primarily to industrial and major utility customers.

More Info

1.8
Million
Tons of coal sold from the Gateway North Mine in 2016
35%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2012
$110
Million
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the mine in 2016
155
Employees
Working at the Gateway North Mine in 2016
6,450
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2016

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.