Field Trips

Discover new innovations, create meaningful dialogue and get inspired by participating in an off-site field trip.

Leer Mine, Operated by Arch Coal

Friday, July 27, 2018 | 7:30 am – 2:00 pm

During this field trip to the Leer Mine, operated by Arch Coal, attendees will visit the longwall face. Arch Coal is a leading producer of metallurgical coal in Appalachia. The Leer Mine alone produced 4.1 million tons of coal in 2016. Preference for this field trip is given to international attendees. No safety clothing required, but please provide boot and cover all sizes. Transportation provided.