Twentymile Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Underground

LOCATION

Northwest Colorado in Routt County

COAL TYPE

Thermal

MINING METHOD

Longwall

Did You Know?

  • Twentymile Mine is known throughout the industry for its innovative conveyor belt technology.

  • The mine was the first to develop a scissorveyor that allows belt structure flexibility and eliminates production delays for structure removal as the longwall retreats.

  • The mine’s commitment to excellence in employee safety, environmental protection and community involvement continually wins it national honors.

More Info

3.4
Million
Tons of coal sold from the Twentymile Mine in 2017
26%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2013
$310
Million
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the mine in 2017
270
Employees
Working at the Twentymile 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.