Rocglen Mine

Rocglen Mine

Tenements: ML 1609
Location 28 km north of Gunnedah on the Wean Road
Coal types Thermal
Manager Whitehaven Coal Mining Ltd
Mining Operations Production at Rocglen commenced in November 2008. The mine has a ROM production rate of approximately 1.2Mtpa (permitted to 1.5Mtpa) and produces medium to high ash, low sulphur, low phosphorus, medium to high volatile export thermal coal. Following a review of the mine plan in early 2013 Rocglen has Reserves in place to support a mine life of approximately four years.
Production Statistics Whitehaven’s most recent production statistics can be found in our Quarterly Reports released to the Australian Securities Exchange.  You can find the most recent Quarterly Report here.
Remarks In the quarter ended September 2011, New South Wales Government approval for extension of Rocglen was received to modify the Rocglen Project Approval to take account of modified geological information and mine planning.Mining Lease granted June 2008.Construction commenced May 2008.Coal production commenced 2008.