Southeastern Mining

Quick Facts

Did You Know?

  • The Shoal Creek Mine was developed in 1994 and acquired by Peabody in 2018.

  • A longwall system is used to mine high quality hard coking coal located in the Blue Creek and Mary Lee coal seams.

  • The mine is located on the Black Warrior River with barge transportation leading to the Port of Mobile in the Gulf of Mexico offering access to seaborne customers.

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2.4
Million
Tons of coal sold from Shoal Creek in 2017
26%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2013
$10.6
Billion
Direct and indirect economic benefits from Peabody’s global operations in 2017
450
Employees
Working in the Shoal Creek 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.