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E M I S O U T H E R N C O A L C O R P. SPRING 2012 Proven Producers Southern Coal Corp. is becoming a major market player as a result of the Justice family’s history of success in Appalachia’s coal industry. When a business model works, you stay with it. That is essentially the motto of the Justice family, the leaders of Southern Coal Corp., which was launched in 2009. Their main priority is to focus on the metallurgical market and then pulverized carbon injection (PCI), selling remaining production into the steam market. It is among the largest privately held metallurgical coal producers in the country and has a large permitted reserve. The Justice family is well known in Appalachia’s metallurgical coal industry, as its experience in coal mining extends back for generations. The family has seen rapid expansion of its coal holdings since a 2009 sale of Bluestone Coal to Mechel OAO. Recent purchases include a December 2010 deal to buy National Coal and its assets in Tennessee. Wholly owned by the Justice family and headquartered in Beckley, W.V., Southern Coal Corp. is the parent company of various coal assets. These include A&G Coal Corp., Sequoia Energy LLC, Premium Coal Co. Inc. and Tams Management Inc. • Beckley, W.Va. Southern Coal Corp. is one of the largest. private metallurgical coal producers. in the United States.. THE MEANS TO IMPRESS As an organization, Southern Coal has approximately 615 million tons of highvolume metallurgical, PCI and steam coal reserves and resources in the Appalachia region. About 51 percent of its 160

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Energy & Mining International - Spring 2012
Back to Reality
Back to Reality
Spreading Accountability
Water to Energy
Ad Index
The Marcellus Shale
Ariel Corp.
Dominion Energy
Mistras Group Inc.
Northeast Natural Energy
Appellation Pre Fab Llc
Falcon Drilling
Keane Group
LMC Industrial Contractors Inc.
Orion Drilling Company
Somerset Regional Water Resources
Trican Well Service Trican Well
Trumbull Corp.
Asap Industries
Bouille Electric
Nuweld Inc.
Latin America Focus
Canacol Energy Ltd.
Americas Petrogas Inc.
Orosur Mining Inc.
Cabo Drilling (Panama) Corp.
Canada Focus
Snamprogetti Canada Inc.
Canada Lithium Corp.
Anaconda Mining Inc.
DRA Americas Inc.
Quest Rare Minerals Ltd.
Associated Mining Construction Inc.
Northern Foodservices
Nyrstar Langlois
Q’Max Solutions Inc.
Glendyne Inc.
Grizzly Discoveries Inc.
Liberty Mines Inc.
NGC Compression Solutions Ltd.
Pacific Booker Minerals Inc.
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd.
Sumitomo Pogo Mine LLC – Pogo Mine
FourQuest Energy
Southern Coal Corp.
Ucore Rare Metals Inc.
Alaskan Energy Resources Inc.
CTL Engineering Inc.
Lennox Petroleum Services Limited
MAX Environmental Technologies Inc.
Sadhna Petroleum Services
Vita International Inc.
GPM Inc.
Klein Tools
Snap-On Tools
Apex Directional Drilling
Aquila Resources Inc.
Chief Petroleum
Kline Oilfield Equipment Inc.
National Response Corporation
Engineered Software Products Inc.
Offshore Inland
The Final Shot

Energy & Mining International - Spring 2012