In 2011, Garold Spindler, James Campbell and The Energy and Minerals Group (EMG) set out to build a coal producing company through the evaluation, acquisition and development of coal properties meeting a rigorous set of investment criteria:

  • High-quality metallurgical coal
  • Long-life operating assets with global supply diversity
  • Low-cost operations that produce a broad range of high-quality products
  • Expansion and optimization upside potential
  • Operations solely in low political and economic risk jurisdictions