Knight Hawk Illinois Basin coal mines
Knight Hawk is a medium-size producer with four operating mines and two projects all located in Illinois. The mines are a mix of surface mines utilising truck and shovel methods and underground mines using continuous miners. In 2021, Arch Resources transferred ownership of the Viper mine to Knight Hawk and sold its 49.5% stake in the company. Wood Mackenzie’s asset reports are built from the bottom up, incorporating a number of granular data metrics to ultimately produce our industry standard cash operating costs. This report contains a detailed asset note giving you a holistic view of the asset, including an operational overview through to a timeline of events from inception to now. This qualitative analysis is supplemented by the associated Excel download which enables interrogation of a whole series of cost and production metrics over the life of the asset.