Overview

Whitehaven Coal Limited is a locally-owned publicly listed company, deriving revenue from the development and operation of coal mines. The company employs over 1,500 people, operates in New South Wales, and is administered by its head office in Sydney.

Whitehaven Coal is listed on the ASX under the code WHC. 

Whitehaven Coal currently operates a number of mines in the Gunnedah Basin, located in the north-west of New South Wales.

  • Maules Creek Mine - Maules Creek Mine commenced production of railing coal in December 2014. Whitehaven has a 75% interest in the mine and is also the mine's operator. ICRA MC Pty Ltd has a 15% interest in the mine and J-Power Australia Pty Ltd controls the remaining 10%.
  • Narrabri North Mine - An underground mine that predominantly produces low ash, high energy, low sulphur thermal coal and PCI coal. Whitehaven owns 70% of the mine and is also its operator.
  • Gunnedah Open Cuts - Comprising of the Tarrawonga, Rocglen and Werris Creek mines, they produce low to medium ash, low sulphur, low phosphorus, PCI and thermal coal
  • Vickery Project - A project under consideration pending government approval to begin mining expansion operations on the site of Whitehaven's formerly utilised Vickery and Canyon mines.

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