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Gateway Mine

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  • Summary
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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: Peabody Midwest Mining, LLC has been the current operator since 5/9/2005

    Year 103(k) 104(a) 104(b) 104(d)(1) 104(d)(2) 107(a) 314(b) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 0 81 0 0 0 0 0 7,613.00 7,613.00 7,613.00
    1996 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 1,169.00 1,169.00 1,169.00
    1997 0 246 0 2 0 0 1 40,898.00 37,148.00 37,148.00
    1998 0 301 3 0 8 0 0 99,615.00 83,765.00 83,765.00
    1999 0 307 2 2 0 0 0 58,562.00 50,662.00 50,662.00
    2000 0 265 1 0 0 0 0 35,886.00 35,886.00 35,886.00
    2001 0 266 0 0 0 1 0 73,790.00 73,190.00 73,190.00
    2002 1 359 0 2 1 1 1 122,781.00 70,646.00 70,646.00
    2003 0 175 0 0 0 0 0 39,924.00 39,924.00 39,924.00
    2004 0 124 0 0 0 0 0 20,178.00 20,178.00 20,178.00
    2005 1 87 0 0 0 0 1 5,709.00 5,709.00 5,709.00
    2006 1 112 0 0 0 0 0 10,742.00 10,742.00 10,742.00
    2007 1 82 0 0 0 0 1 29,845.00 23,421.00 23,421.00
    2008 3 357 0 0 0 0 0 177,189.00 175,891.00 174,058.00
    2009 5 479 0 4 2 0 0 1,147,130.00 1,147,130.00 354,745.00
    2010 0 105 0 0 2 1 0 184,313.00 184,313.00 35,070.00
    Note: Vacated Citations are not included in any reports on the DRS.

    Injuries, Hours Worked, and Production Totals
    Injuries, Hours Worked, and Production Totals
    Please Note: Peabody Midwest Mining, LLC has been the current operator since 5/9/2005

    Year Fatal Operator
    Injuries
    NFDL Operator
    Injuries
    Fatal Contractor
    Injuries
    NFDL Contractor
    Injuries
    Operator Hours
    Worked*
    Coal
     Produced 
    (tons)
    Operator Fatal
    Incidence Rate**
    Operator NFDL
    Incidence Rate**
    Mine Type
    National Fatal
    Incidence Rate**
    Mine Type
    National NFDL
    Incidence Rate**
    1995 0 22 0 0 330,448 1,501,000 0.00 13.32 0.0464 10.01
    1996 0 0 0 0 49,604 0 0.00 0.00 0.0607 8.54
    1997 0 30 0 0 427,603 1,925,000 0.00 14.03 0.0434 8.34
    1998 0 46 0 0 484,458 2,390,000 0.00 18.99 0.0449 8.88
    1999 0 26 0 0 429,713 2,516,000 0.00 12.10 0.0369 8.19
    2000 0 25 0 0 376,695 2,503,633 0.00 13.27 0.0454 8.29
    2001 0 19 0 1 395,650 2,634,000 0.00 9.60 0.0756 7.13
    2002 0 12 0 0 461,982 2,549,473 0.00 5.20 0.0366 7.13
    2003 0 14 0 0 503,254 2,557,319 0.00 5.56 0.0340 6.27
    2004 0 18 0 0 361,235 1,461,000 0.00 9.97 0.0368 5.60
    2005 0 0 0 0 131,894 507,738 0.00 0.00 0.0336 5.11
    2006 0 3 0 1 388,613 2,439,317 0.00 1.54 0.0721 4.79
    2007 0 4 0 1 407,177 2,694,914 0.00 1.96 0.0423 4.75
    2008 0 3 0 0 479,243 3,198,251 0.00 1.25 0.0213 4.26
    2009 0 2 0 0 499,061 3,347,916 0.00 0.80 0.0117 4.04
    2010 0 1 0 0 124,717 803,776 - - - -
    *   Hours worked and accidents & injuries now include office hours or accidents (subunit 99).
    ** Current rates are based on data available as of 2009 Quarter 4. For a further explanation, please see this.
  • MSHA Data


  • 2009 Sales to Power Plants

    NameControllerOperatorLocationTons Purchased
    R M SchahferNiSource IncNorthern Indiana Pub Serv CoJasper County, IN1671622
    GibsonDuke EnergyDuke Indiana IncGibson County, IN283888
    Mill CreekE.ON AG (Germany)Louisville Gas Electric CoJefferson County, KY111303
    University of Illinois Abbott Power PltUniversity of IllinoisUniversity of IllinoisChampaign County, IL69481
    Trimble CountyE.ON AG (Germany)Louisville Gas Electric CoTrimble County, KY57927
    GhentE.ON AG (Germany)Kentucky Utilities CoCarroll County, KY55205
    W H ZimmerDuke EnergyDuke Ohio IncClermont County, OH26557
  • Production