Somerville Central Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Surface

LOCATION

Gibson County near Somerville, Ind.

COAL TYPE

Thermal

MINING METHOD

Dragline, dozer/casting, truck/shovel

Did You Know?

  • Peabody recently combined the Somerville North Mine with the Somerville Central Mine to create a more efficient mining complex.  

More Info

2.2
Million
Tons of coal sold from the Somerville Central Mine in 2017
26%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2013
$230
Million
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the mine in 2017
180
Employees
Working at the Somerville Central Mine in 2018
5,145
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2017

Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company and a member of the Fortune 500, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents. The company offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products. Peabody is guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability.