United States

Flat Top Mine

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Overview

Mine TypeOpen Pit
Commodities
  • Coal (metallurgical)
  • Coal (thermal)
Mining Method
  • Highwall
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ShapshotSince July 06, 2023, Flat Top mine status on MSHA was changed at Abandoned.

Owners

SourceSource
CompanyInterestOwnership
Best Coal Inc. (operator) Indirect
Flat Top mine is leased by Best Coal Inc, a subsidiary of FM Coal, LLC.

Deposit type

  • Sedimentary

Summary:

The mine extracts coal from the Nickle Plate and American coal seams. The interburden thickness between the Nickle Plate and American coal seams is approximately 30 feet.

Mining Methods

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Comminution

Crushers and Mills

Milling equipment has not been reported.

Processing

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Production

CommodityUnits2022202120202019201820172016
Coal (metallurgical & thermal) tons 00000000000000000000000278,489307,234281,668
All production numbers are expressed as clean coal.

Production Costs

Commodity production costs have not been reported.

Heavy Mobile Equipment

Fleet data has not been reported.

Personnel

Mine Management

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