Perry

Perry County Coal Corporation

Headquartered near Hazard, Ky., in Perry County, Perry County Coal Corp. has underground and surface mine operations. Principal products include high quality steam coal for utilities and industrial stoker.

Facilities at Perry County Coal include a 1,350-ton-per-hour preparation plant and two unit train load-outs capable of loading up to 5,000 tons per hour. Products from this operation are shipped domestically via rail and truck.

Perry County Coal Fast Facts:
Locations: Perry County, KY Plant Capacities 1,350 Tons/Hr Raw Feed
Origin Railroad: CSXT Plant Equipment: Heavy media vessel, cyclones & spirals
Freight District: Kentucky River Clean Coal Storage: 200,000+ tons
Shipping Points: Blue Grass #3 & Blue Grass #4 Refuse On-site storage
Acres Controlled: +71,000 Inbound Sampling: Truck auger and sweep belt sampler
Recoverable Tons: +130 million Load Out Sampling: Redding 3-Stage Sampling System
Mining Capacity: 4 million tons/year Lab Testing: In-house & independent commercial laboratories
Quality System: ISO-9000 Plant Control: PLC
Mining Methods: Underground/Surface Coal Seams: Hazard #4, 5A, 7, 8, 9, and Elkhorn #3 & #4
Load Out Capacities: 100 cars
Load Out Times: 4 hours