Profile: Westmoreland Resource Partners LP (WMLPQ.PK)
17 Jul 2019
Westmoreland Resource Partners, LP, formerly Oxford Resource Partners, LP, incorporated on August 7, 2007, is a producer and marketer of thermal coal to the United States utilities and industrial users, and a producer of surface mined coal in Ohio. The Company markets coal to electric utilities with coal-fired, base-load scrubbed power plants under long-term coal sales contracts. Its reserves and operations serve its market area of the Midwest, Northeast and Rocky Mountain regions of the United States. The Company operates approximately 20 active surface mines and manages these mines as mining complexes located in eastern Ohio and Wyoming. The Company's Ohio mining facilities include approximately two preparation plants, both of which receive, wash, blend, process and ship coal produced from its mines. The Company's operating subsidiaries include Oxford Mining Company, LLC, Oxford Mining Company-Kentucky, LLC, Westmoreland Kemmerer, LLC, Westmoreland Kemmerer Fee Coal Holdings, LLC and Harrison Resources, LLC.
The Company owns and operates approximately seven augers and over two highwall miner systems. The Company owns or controls approximately 145.2 million tons of coal reserves, of which it has leased or subleased over 111.2 million tons of both underground and surface reserves from others. The Company's surface mining complexes include Belmont Mining Complex, Cadiz Mining Complex, Kemmerer mine, New Lexington Mining Complex, Noble Mining Complex and Tuscarawas Mining Complex.
Belmont Mining Complex
The Company's Belmont mining complex is located in Belmont County, Ohio, and consists of the Speidel and Wheeling Valley mines. The Belmont mining complex produces approximately 0.6 million tons of coal.
Cadiz Mining Complex
The Company's Cadiz mining complex is located in Harrison County, Ohio and consists of the Harrison Resources, Daron, Ellis and Sandy Ridge mines. It produces over 2.1 million tons of coal.
The Kemmerer mine is located in Lincoln County, Wyoming. The Kemmerer mine produces approximately 4.5 million tons of coal.
New Lexington Mining Complex
The Company's New Lexington mining complex is located in Perry, Athens and Morgan Counties, Ohio, and consists of the Avondale and New Lexington mines. The Company produces over 0.6 million tons of coal.
Noble Mining Complex
The Company's Noble mining complex is located in Noble and Guernsey Counties, Ohio, and consists of the King-Crum mine. The Company produces approximately 0.1 million tons of coal.
Tuscarawas Mining Complex
The Company's Tuscarawas mining complex is located in Tuscarawas and Columbiana Counties, Ohio. It consists of the East Canton, Garrett, Hunt and Stillwater mines. The mining complex produces over 0.7 million tons of coal.
The Company competes with Alliance Resource Partners, L.P., Alpha Natural Resources, CONSOL, Foresight Energy, Hallador Energy Company, Murray Energy Corporation, Peabody Energy Corp. and Rhino Resource Partners, L.P.
Westmoreland Resource Partners LP
9540 Maroon Cir Ste 300
ENGLEWOOD CO 80112-5730