Mine Overview

Oaktown Mine 1

Sunrise Coal LLC operates Oaktown Mine 1, is an underground mine in the Illinois Basin located near Oaktown in Knox County, Indiana. Oaktown Mine 1 utilizes continuous mining units operating in room and pillar mining techniques to produce high-sulfur coal. The preparation plant at the Oaktown Mine Complex has a throughput capacity of 1,600 tons of raw coal per hour.

Annual Production:
4.17 million tons in 2019
Reserve Estimates:
53.4 million tons (as of 12/31/2019)
Transportation Options:
Truck, CSX, NS

Oaktown Mine 2

Sunrise Coal LLC operates Oaktown Mine 2, an underground mine in the Illinois Basin located near Oaktown in Knox County, Indiana. Oaktown Mine 2 utilizes continuous mining units operating in room and pillar mining techniques to produce high-sulfur coal. The preparation plant at Oaktown Mine Complex has a throughput capacity of 1,600 tons of raw coal per hour.

Annual Production:
2.29 million tons in 2019
Reserve Estimates:
56.8 million tons (as of 12/31/2019)
Transportation Options:
Truck, CSX, NS

Ace In The Hole Mine

Sunrise Coal LLC, operates Ace In The Hole Mine, a surface mine in the Illinois Basin located near Clay City in Clay County, Indiana. Ace In The Hole utilizes surface mining techniques to produce low-sulfur coal. This low-sulfur coal is trucked to the Oaktown Complex and other Sunrise Coal logistic facilities.

Annual Production:
0.271 million tons in 2019
Reserve Estimates:
0.300 million tons (as of 12/31/2019)
Transportation Options:
Truck