Award-Winning Practices

Our commitment to safe work practices, environmental stewardship and corporate citizenship often earn us state and national recognition. Here are our recent awards:

Safety Awards

Year Unit Award
2017 Sentinel Sentinel complex earned the 2016 Eustace E. Frederick Milestones of Safety Award among West Virginia's underground mines.
2017 Coal-Mac Coal-Mac's Holden 22 mine earned the Bart B. Lays, Jr. Milestones of Safety Award, West Virginia's top 2016 safety award among surface mines.
2017 Beckley Beckley's Pocahontas mine earned a W.Va. Mountaineer Guardian Award for an exemplary 2016 safety record.
2017 Mountain Laurel Mingo Logan’s Mountain Laurel Mountaineer II mine earned a W.Va. Mountaineer Guardian Award for an exemplary 2016 safety record.
2017 Leer Leer mine's preparation plant earned a W.Va. Mountaineer Guardian Award for an exemplary 2016 safety record.
2016 Leer Leer mine was recognized with the NIOSH Innovative Safety award for its development and implementation of a stockpile safety system.
2016 Vindex Vindex Energy's Wolf Den mine was honored with a national Sentinels of Safety award for achieving the best 2015 safety record among small-scale U.S. surface coal mines.

For a complete list of safety awards, please click here.
 

Environmental Stewardship Awards

Year Unit Award Organization
2017 Coal-Mac West Virginia State Excellence in Reforestation Award Appalachian Regional Reforestation Initiative Coalition
2017 Sentinel State Reclamation Award The West Virginia Dept. of Environmental Protection
2017 Coal-Mac State Reclamation Award The West Virginia Dept. of Environmental Protection
2017 Coal-Mac National Wild Turkey Federation Award West Virginia chapter of NWTF
2017 Mountain Laurel State Reclamation Award The West Virginia Dept. of Environmental Protection
2016 Black Thunder State Reclamation Award The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality
2016 West Elk Excellence in Reclamation Award Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety

For a complete list of environmental awards, please click here.