Rawhide Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Surface

LOCATION

10 miles north of Gillette, Wyo.

COAL TYPE

Thermal

MINING METHOD

Dozer/casting, truck/shovel

Did You Know?

  • The Rawhide Mine was acquired from Exxon Coal and Minerals Company in 1994.

  • The Rawhide Mine has been recognized with multiple safety honors, including earning the Small Surface Operation Safety Award from the Wyoming Mining Association and the Wyoming State Inspector of Mines for the best safety performance in 2013.

More Info

8.1
Million
Tons of coal sold from the Rawhide Mine in 2016
35%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2012
$130
Million
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the mine in 2016
110
Employees
Working at the Rawhide Mine in 2017
6,450
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2016

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