ILLINOIS COAL PRODUCERS 
 
TRANSPORTATION 
COAL COMPANY  SALES/MARKETING CONTACT  MINE NAME(S) 
OPTIONS 
 
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY 
500 EAST MONROE STREET, SPRINGFIELD, IL  62701-1643 
AMERICAN 
COAL COMPANY 
http://www.murrayenergy.net/index.shtml 
Mr. Ed Lane, Sales Manager 
American Coal Company 
101 Prosperous Place, Suite 125 
Lexington, KY  40509 
Phone:  859-543-9220 
Fax:  859-543-1720 
Email:  elane@coalsource.com 
 
Galatia Mine  Rail: Canadian National 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Cline Group 
Mr. Michael F. Moran 
Vice President – Sales & Marketing 
The Cline Group 
11622 Chestnut Hill Drive 
Matthews, NC  28105 
Phone:  704-846-8248 
Fax:  704-844-0569 
Mobile:  704-502-7472 
Email: michaelfmoran@yahoo.com 
 
Tony Rowser, Director of Sales &Marketing 
Foresight Management 
Mobile: 219-670-4236 
Email: trowser@clineres.com  
 
Mach Mining/Mach #1  
 
MaRyan Mining/Shay No. 1 
 
Opening 2011-12 
M-Class Mining/MC #1 
Patton Mining/Deer Run  
Rail: Canadian National 
 
Rail: Union Pacific, 
Norfolk Southern 
 
Rail: Canadian National 
Rail: Union Pacific 
 
http://intlcoal.com 
Mr. Bob Gardiner, President 
ICG Illinois, LLC 
8100 East Main 
Williamsville, IL  62693 
Phone:  217-566-3000 
Fax:  217-566-3056 
Email:  bgardiner@intlcoal.com 
 
Viper Mine  Truck 
ILLINOIS COAL PRODUCERS 
 
TRANSPORTATION 
COAL COMPANY  SALES/MARKETING CONTACT  MINE NAME(S) 
OPTIONS 
 
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY 
500 EAST MONROE STREET, SPRINGFIELD, IL  62701-1643 
 
http://www.knighthawkcoal.com/ 
 
Mr. Andrew W. Carter 
Knight Hawk Coal, LLC 
500 Cutler-Trico Road 
Percy, IL  62272 
Phone:  618-426-3662, ext. 249 
Fax:  618-426-1155 
Email: andrewcarter@knighthawkcoal.com 
Creek Paum Mine 
Prairie Eagle Mine 
Prairie Eagle South Mine 
Prairie Eagle Underground 
Red Hawk Mine 
Rail: Canadian National 
Truck to Barge 
 
http://www.peabodyenergy.com 
Mr. Scott Mayer, Director of Transportation 
Peabody CoalSALES, LLC 
7100 Eagle Crest Blvd. 
Evansville, IN 47715 
Phone:  812-434-8568  
Fax:  812-423-3635  
Email: smayer@peabodyenergy.com 
 
Peabody Midwest Mining/ 
Gateway Mine 
   Willow Lake Mine 
   Wildcat Hills Mine 
   Wildcat Hills Underground 
Mine 
 
Rail: Union Pacific 
Truck to Barge 
 
 
 
Ms. Jennifer Robertson, Customer Service 
Manager 
Springfield Coal Company/Capitol Sales 
4440 Ash Grove Drive, Suite A 
Springfield, IL  62711 
Phone:  217-793-7443 
Fax:  217-698-3380 
Email:  jrobertson@Springfieldcoal.com  
 
Crown III Mine 
North Grindstone 
Rail: Canadian National 
Truck 
ILLINOIS COAL PRODUCERS 
 
COAL COMPANY  SALES/MARKETING CONTACT  MINE NAME(S) 
TRANSPORTATION 
OPTIONS 
 
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY 
500 EAST MONROE STREET, SPRINGFIELD, IL  62701-1643 
 
http://vigocoal.com 
 
 
Mr. John Harman, President of Operations 
Vigo Coal Company, Inc. 
528 Main Street, Suite 202 
Evansville, IN 47708 
Phone:  812-759-8446 
Fax:  812-759-2625 
Email: info@vigocoal.com  
 
Friendsville Mine  Rail: Norfolk Southern 
 
White County Coal, LLC 
http://www.arlp.com/operations/il_pattiki.htm 
Mr. Jim Plaisted, General Manager - Sales 
White County Coal, LLC 
3110 Fairview Drive, Suite 111 
Owensboro, KY 42303 
Phone:  270-685-3100 
Fax:  270-685-3109 
Mobile: 270-313-2525 
Email:  jim.plaisted@arlp.com 
 
Pattiki Mine  Rail: EvansvilleWestern 
       
ILLINOIS COAL TRANSPORTATION 
 
TRANSPORTATION COMPANY  SALES/MARKETING CONTACT 
 
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY 
500 EAST MONROE STREET, SPRINGFIELD, IL  62701-1643 
 
http://www.aep.com 
http://www.memcobarge.com/ 
Mr. Jim Garrett, Plant Manager 
American Electric Power 
Cook Coal Terminal 
3316 North U.S. 45 Rd 
Metropolis, IL  62960 
Phone:  618-524-1920 
Email:  jghgarrett@aep.com  
 
 
http://www.kne.com 
 
Mr. Troy A. Clendenin, Terminal Manager 
Kinder Morgan Cora Coal Terminal 
262 Cora Road 
Rockwood, IL  62280 
Phone:  618-763-1117 
Fax:  618-763-4728 
Email:  clendenint@kindermorgan.com 
 
 
http://www.uprr.com/customers/energy/ports/d_kcbx.shtml 
Mr. Tom Kramer, Marketing Director 
KCBX Terminals Company 
3259 E. 100th Street 
Chicago, IL  60617 
Phone:  773-375-3700 
Fax:  773-375-3153 
Email:  kramert@kochind.com 
 
 
http://unitedmaritimegroup.com/Barge 
Mr. Gregg Reuter, Director Traffic 
U.S. United Barge Line 
100 Scott St. 
Metropolis, IL 62960 
Phone:  618-524-3100 
Fax:  618-524-8680 
 
 
http://www.nscorp.com 
 
Mr. Baird Spickuzza, Dir. of Export Coal Marketing 
Norfolk Southern Corporation 
110 Franklin Road 
Roanoke, VA  24042-0026 
Phone:  540-985-6724 
Fax:  540-985-6398 
Email:  baird.spickuzza@nscorp.com 
 
ILLINOIS COAL TRANSPORTATION 
 
TRANSPORTATION COMPANY  SALES/MARKETING CONTACT 
 
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY 
500 EAST MONROE STREET, SPRINGFIELD, IL  62701-1643 
 
http://www.uprr.com 
Mr. Lance M. Fritz, Vice President & General 
Manager of Energy 
Union Pacific Railroad 
Energy Business Unit 
1416 Dodge Street--Room 500 
Omaha, NE 68179 
Phone:  402-271-5678 
Fax:  402-271-3378 
Email:  lfritz@up.com 
 
 
http://csx.com 
Mr. Scott Walters, Director Utility North 
Coal Department 
CSX Corporation 
500 Water Street J842 
Jacksonville FL  32202 
Phone: 904-366-5357 
Fax: 904-359-4890 
Email: scott_walters@csx.com  
 
 
http://www.cn.ca 
Mr. Dennis Hebel, Coal Market Manager 
Canadian National/Illinois Central Railroad 
17641 South Ashland Avenue 
Homewood, IL 60430 
Phone: 708-332-3951 
Fax: 708-332-3673 
Email:  Dennis.Hebel@cn.ca 
 
 
http://www.bnsf.com 
Mr. Larry Meyne 
Manager Coal Marketing 
BNSF 
PO Box 961051 
Fort Worth, TX  76161-0051 
817.867.6244 
larry.meyne@bnsf.com 
 
 
 
ILLINOIS COAL INFORMATION 
 
AGENCY  BUSINESS CONTACT 
 
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY 
500 EAST MONROE STREET, SPRINGFIELD, IL  62701-1643 
 
http://www.illinoiscoal.biz 
Mr. Mike Murphy, Manager of Coal Grant  Programs 
Illinois Dept. of Commerce & Economic Opportunity 
500 East Monroe Street 
Springfield, IL  62701-1643 
Phone:  217-557-3278 
Fax:  217-558-2647 
TDD:  800-785-6055 
Email:  Michael.P.Murphy2@illinois.gov  
 
 
http://www.icci.org 
Dr. Francois Botha, Director 
Illinois Clean Coal Institute 
P.O. Box 6 
5776 Coal Drive 
Carterville, IL  62918-0006 
Phone:  618-985-3500 
Fax:  618-985-6166 
Email:  fbotha@cos.siu.edu 
 
 
http://www.isgs.uiuc.edu/research/coal/illinois-coal.shtml 
Dr. Robert Finley, Director 
Advanced Energy Technology Initiative 
Illinois State Geological Survey 
Natural Resources Bldg., Rm. 200 
615 E. Peabody Drive 
Champaign, IL  61820 
Phone:  217-244-8389 
Fax: 217-333-2830 
Email:  finley@isgs.illinois.edu 
 
 
http://www.crc.siu.edu 
Mr. John Mead, Director 
SIU Coal Research Center 
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale 
Carbondale, IL  62901-4623 
Phone:  618-536-5521 
Fax:  618-453-7346 
Email:  jmead@siu.edu 
 
COAL & ENERGY ASSOCIATIONS 
 
ASSOCIATION  BUSINESS CONTACT 
 
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY 
500 EAST MONROE STREET, SPRINGFIELD, IL  62701-1643 
 
http://www.americancoalcouncil.org 
Mr. Jason Hayes, Communications Director 
American Coal Council 
1101 Pennsylvania Ave., NW 
Suite. 600 
Washington D.C. 20004 
Phone:  202-756-4540 
FAX:  202-756-7323 
Email:  info@americancoalcouncil.org 
 
 
http://www.nma.org 
Ms. Carol Raulston, Communications 
National Mining Association 
101 Constitution Avenue, NW 
Suite 500 East, 
Washington, DC 20001-2133 
Phone:  202-463-2610 
Fax:  202-463-2666 
Email:  craulston@nma.org  
 
 
http://www.umwa.org 
Mr. Gary Butler, District 12 
United Mine Workers of America 
3695 S. Sixth Street 
Springfield, IL  62703 
Phone:  217-529-8301 
Fax:  217-529-9017 
Email:  Umwa12@springnet1.com  
 
 
http://www.worldcoal.org 
World Coal Institute 
5 th  Floor, Heddon House 
149-151 Regent Street 
London 
W1B 4JD 
United Kingdom 
Phone:  +44 (0) 20-7851-0052 
Fax:  +44 (0) 20-7851-0061 
Email:  info@worldcoal.org 
   
 
 
 
Last Revision:  July 2, 2010  
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