2014 News Releases

Search News Releases
2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000
DateTitle  
07/21/14Arch Coal Idles Cumberland River Coal Complex
APPALACHIA, Va., July 21, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that it is idling the Cumberland River Coal Company complex ("Cumberland River"), located in Wise County, Va., and Letcher County, Ky. Cumberland River comprises two underground operations and related facilities. The mining complex previously shuttered two contract mines during the second quarter of 2013. "With this move, we are actively responding to currently challenged metallurgical coal markets while stri... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
07/14/14Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce Second Quarter 2014 Results on July 29
ST. LOUIS, July 14, 2014 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its second quarter 2014 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, July 29 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time. Participating on the call will be Arch President and Chief Executive Officer John W. Eaves, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Paul A. Lang and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer John T. Drexler. The webcast will be accessible via the "investor" section of ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
06/23/14First Crude Oil Unit Train Departs Meritage Midstream’s Black Thunder Terminal
99-car train is bound for an East Coast refinery via Union Pacific railroad Phase I truck-to train transload service available at Black Thunder Phase II rapid load service to begin in early 2015 Meritage expands crude oil team DENVER - Meritage Midstream Services II, LLC (“Meritage Midstream”) announced today that the first crude oil unit train loaded at its Black Thunder Terminal departed the Wyoming terminal on Friday, June 20, via the Union Pacific railway. The Black Thunder Terminal, L... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
06/10/14Arch Coal Earns National Corporate Social Responsibility Award
ST. LOUIS, June 10, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced its signature community program has been named among the nation's best by Bulldog Reporter. Arch Coal earned the silver 2014 Bulldog Corporate Social Responsibility Award for the Best Campaign Supporting Education for its signature community program, the Teacher Achievement Awards. The company's teacher-recognition program celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2013. More than $1 million has been awarded to 400 teachers since ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
06/09/14Arch Coal Comments on EPA's Greenhouse Gas Regulations
ST. LOUIS, June 9, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) issued the following statement as a follow-up to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposed greenhouse gas regulations announced on June 2: "After analyzing EPA's 645-page proposal and supporting technical documents, it is increasingly evident that the Administration's plan for regulating greenhouse gases would place the U.S. economy at serious risk," said Arch Coal Senior Vice President of Strategy and Public Policy Deck S... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
06/06/14Arch Coal's Thunder Basin Honored with Top Reclamation Award in Wyoming
ST. LOUIS, June 6, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that its Thunder Basin Coal Company subsidiary earned top honors for reclamation excellence from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ). The 2014 State of Wyoming Reclamation Award was presented to Thunder Basin's Black Thunder and Coal Creek mines. "The Black Thunder and Coal Creek personnel take pride in the amount of wildlife they have on their mine sites," said Stacy Page, DEQ Land Quality D... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
05/27/1414 Wyoming Teachers Honored with 2014 Arch Coal Golden Apple Certificates
WRIGHT, Wyo. May 27, 2014 – The Arch Coal Foundation presented 14 Wyoming teachers today with its Golden Apple Awards certificates. The Golden Apple Awards are part of the Arch Coal Foundation's teacher recognition program, which recently honored 10 outstanding Wyoming classroom teachers with its highest award – the Teacher Achievement Award. Golden Apple Award recipients earned finalist status in the program, distinguishing them as among the top tier of the 2014 nominees. "These Golden Apple ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
05/15/14Arch Coal Foundation Awards Scholarships to 15 High School Graduates
Arch Coal Foundation Awards Scholarships to 15 High School Graduates ST. LOUIS, May 15, 2014 – The Arch Coal Foundation announced today that 15 recent high school graduates were chosen as 2014 Arch Coal Scholars. Each student will receive a $2,000 annual scholarship to an accredited college or university for up to four years. "We are honored to recognize the 2014 class of Arch Coal Scholars, an impressive group of young people," said John W. Eaves, Arch Coal president and chief executive off... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
05/08/14Arch Coal's West Elk Mine Earns Three Colorado Awards for "Best of Best" Environmental Care, Five-Year Safety Leadership
SOMERSET, Colo., May 8, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that employees of Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine recently were honored with three of Colorado's top awards: Best of Best Environmental Award, Excellence in Coal Mine Reclamation Award and Excellence in Safety Award. "We're very pleased to have earned the top honors for safety and environmental excellence in Colorado," said Kenneth D. Cochran, Arch's senior vice president of operations. "West Elk's empl... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
05/07/1410 Wyoming Educators Earn 2014 Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards
GILLETTE, Wyo., May 7, 2014 – The Arch Coal Foundation named 10 outstanding Wyoming teachers today as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. Now in its 14th year, it is Wyoming's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program. The announcement was made by John W. Eaves, Arch Coal president and chief executive officer. He was accompanied by Gov. Matt Mead, First Lady Carol Mead and Wyoming Education Association President Kathy Vetter. The recipients... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/25/14Arch Coal Donates 250 Trees to St. Louis for 250th Birthday Bash
250 Volunteers Plant 250 Trees on May 2 to Celebrate St. Louis’ 250 BirthdayST. LOUIS, April 25, 2014 – Arch Coal and St. Louis County Parks have teamed up to commemorate the 250th birthday of St. Louis by planting 250 trees with 250 volunteers. The community is invited to participate at St. Louis County’s Queeny Park on Friday, May 2 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Volunteers will work alongside master gardeners, Principia students and Arch Coal employees, families and friends. In addition to planting 2... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/22/14Arch Coal, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
U.S. thermal coal market strengthening in 2014 Leer mine driving Appalachian cost-per-ton guidance reduction for 2014 Company proactively reducing 2014 metallurgical coal sales due to soft markets ST. LOUIS, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today reported a net loss of $124.1 million, or $0.59 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2014. After excluding non-cash accretion of acquired coal supply agreements, Arch's first quarter 2014 adjusted net loss was $1... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/16/14West Virginia Teachers Honored with 2014 Arch Coal Golden Apple Awards
CHARLESTON, W.Va., April 16, 2014 – The Arch Coal Foundation presented 11 West Virginia teachers today with its Golden Apple Award. The Golden Apple Awards are part of the Arch Coal Foundation's teacher recognition program, which recently honored 12 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers with its highest award – the Teacher Achievement Award. Golden Apple Award recipients earned finalist status in the program, distinguishing them as being in the top tier of the 2014 nominees. ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/07/14Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) to Announce First Quarter 2014 Results on April 22
ST. LOUIS, April 7, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) will discuss its first quarter 2014 financial results in a conference call that will be webcast live on Tuesday, April 22 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Participating on the call will be Arch President and Chief Executive Officer John W. Eaves, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Paul A. Lang and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer John T. Drexler. The webcast will be accessible via the "investor" section ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/02/14Arch Coal Named Among InformationWeek Elite 100 as One of Nation's Top Business Technology Innovators
ST. LOUIS, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today earned a spot in the 2014 InformationWeek Elite 100.   This marks the ninth consecutive year that Arch Coal has been ranked one of the nation's most innovative users of business technology by InformationWeek. "The 2014 InformationWeek Elite 100 highlights companies that are leading this digital business revolution, redefining business models and reshaping industries," said InformationWeek Editor In Chief R... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
03/31/14Arch Coal Honors 12 West Virginia Classroom Teachers
CHARLESTON, W.Va., March 31, 2014 -- The Arch Coal Foundation named 12 outstanding West Virginia classroom teachers today as recipients of the prestigious Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award. It is West Virginia's longest-running, privately sponsored teacher recognition program, and this is the 26th class of teachers to be honored.The announcement was made by John W. Eaves, Arch Coal president and chief executive officer. He was accompanied by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and West Virginia Educat... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
03/05/14Arch Coal Sells Hazard Thermal Mining Complex to Blackhawk
Transaction Aligned with Arch's Strategy to Divest Non-Strategic Assets ST. LOUIS, March 5, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) ("Arch") today announced that it has sold its Hazard ("Hazard") subsidiary to Blackhawk Mining, LLC ("Blackhawk") for $26.3 million in cash, prior to post-closing adjustments. This sale includes the Hazard thermal coal mining complex and related infrastructure as well as approximately 38 million tons of thermal coal reserves in eastern Kentucky. As part of the sale, A... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
03/04/14Arch Coal Announces Changes to Leadership Team
John Ziegler Elected Chief Commercial Officer, Allen Kelley Elected VP of HR ST. LOUIS, March 4, 2014 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced two changes to the company's senior management team. John A. Ziegler, Jr. has been elected chief commercial officer, effective immediately. Ziegler will be responsible for leading all of Arch's sales and marketing efforts, including contract administration and transportation logistics. He will report to Paul A. Lang, Arc... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
02/28/14Chairman Steve Leer to Retire from Arch Coal's Board Following Long, Distinguished Tenure
Wes Taylor Elected as Next Chair; Paul Lang Joins Board  ST. LOUIS, Feb. 28, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced several changes to its board of directors. Chairman Steven F. Leer, 61, will retire from Arch's board following the company's annual shareholder meeting on April 24. Leer served as the company's chief executive officer from 1997 to 2012, and as president of Arch Mineral Corporation, a predecessor company, from 1992 to 1997.  He was elected chairman in 2... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
02/10/14Arch Coal Announces Sale of Manufacturing Unit ADDCAR for $21 Million
ST. LOUIS, Feb. 10, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has sold ADDCAR Systems, L.L.C. to UGM Holdings Pty. Ltd. for a total of $21 million. ADDCAR has been a wholly owned subsidiary of Arch Coal since the International Coal Group (ICG) acquisition in 2011. Kentucky-based ADDCAR's primary business is manufacturing, servicing and operating highwall mining equipment. "This divestiture is consistent with our previously announced and ongoing efforts to monetize non-co... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
02/10/14Arch Coal (NYSE:ACI) Announces Annual Dividend
ST. LOUIS, Feb. 10, 2014 -- The board of directors of Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today declared an annual cash dividend of $0.01 per share on the company's common stock. The annual cash dividend of $0.01 per share is payable in full on March 14, 2014 to ACI shareholders of record on Feb. 28, 2014. John W. Eaves, president and CEO of Arch Coal, Inc., said, "Arch is sharply focused on actions that will increase cash flow, improve operational efficiencies and further optimize our asse... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
02/04/14Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results
U.S. generator coal stockpiles reached lowest year-end level since 2006 Leer mine to increase metallurgical sales volume and reduce costs in 2014 Arch expects to significantly reduce capital spending in 2014 ST. LOUIS, Feb. 4, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today reported revenues of $719.4 million and adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, depletion and amortization ("EBITDA") of $38.4 million in the fourth quarter of 2013. The company's results reflect a softer... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
01/31/14Arch Coal Earns Three Top West Virginia Safety and Environmental Awards; Garners 10 Awards Overall
CHARLESTON, W.Va., Jan. 31, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Appalachian operations earned 10 prestigious safety and environmental awards in West Virginia, including three of the state's top honors for mine reclamation and mine safety. Tygart Valley's Leer mine received West Virginia's top environmental achievement today. The West Virginia Division of Environmental Protection (DEP) presented the new Leer mine with the 2013 Greenlands Award for the industry's b... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
01/21/14Arch Coal Comments on Fourth Quarter Production Levels; Schedules Release of Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results on Feb. 4
ST. LOUIS, Jan. 21, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that lower-than-planned shipment levels in the Powder River Basin and reduced production levels at the Mountain Laurel complex in Appalachia will impact its fourth quarter 2013 financial results.    In the Powder River Basin ("PRB"), Arch's fourth quarter 2013 shipment levels decreased by more than 15 percent from third quarter levels due to rail service issues on the Joint Line. Arch's fourth quarter shipme... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
01/07/14Arch Coal President of Eastern U.S. Operations Charles Snavely Retiring; Gary Bennett Named Successor
SCOTT DEPOT, W.Va., Jan. 7, 2014 -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that Charles G. Snavely has elected to retire as president of the company's eastern U.S. operations, following an exceptional 35-year career in the coal industry. "Charles has made a significant contribution to Arch since joining the company at the time of the ICG acquisition," said Kenneth D. Cochran, Arch's senior vice president of operations. "He has distinguished himself as a leader, colleague and friend,... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version

Replication or redistribution of EDGAR Online, Inc. content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of EDGAR Online, Inc. EDGAR Online, Inc. shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.