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Wilpinjong Thermal Coal Mine

Location

New South Wales, Australia, approximately 40km north-east of Mudgee

Launched

Late 2006

Area

2800ha

Reserves

201mt

Geology Type

15m thick shallow seam which includes ten plies

Annual Production

12.5mt (2012)

Mining Method

Open pit including truck and shovel

Owner

Peabody Energy

Operator

Thiess Pty ltd

Contractors

Tenova-SEMF, Thiess and Sedgman JV
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