SAVAGE MINE, MONTANA

The 874-acre Savage Mine, strategically located on the Montana-North Dakota border near Savage, MT, supplies its 350,000 tons of annual production via a full-requirements contract with Montana Dakota Utilities’ 57-megawatt Lewis & Clark Station, as well as a longstanding supply relationship with Sidney Sugars Refining Plant near Sidney, Montana.

Like other Westmoreland resource development properties, Savage engages in near-contemporaneous reclamation of developed land and has restored more than (TK) acres to its original conditions including use for (TK).

During its years of operation, Savage’s outstanding safety record has resulted in awards including 10 Westmoreland President’s Awards, three Montana Governor’s Award Small Mine Awards, the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration’s Certificate of Achievement Award and Sentinels of Safety Award and the Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute’s Safety Award for Surface Mines.

Safety Awards

2010 Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute’s Safety Award for Surface Mines – Award for outstanding and ongoing safety performance during calendar years 2007, 2008, and 2009
2010 Montana Governor’s Award for Safety and Health – Small Mining Employer
2009 Montana Governor’s Award for Safety and Health – Small Mining Employer
2009 Westmoreland Coal Company President’s Award for the safest mine within the company
2008 Westmoreland Coal Company President’s Award for the safest mine within the company
2007 Montana Governor’s Award for Safety and Health – Small Mining Employer
2007 Westmoreland Coal Company President’s Award for the safest mine within the company
2006 Westmoreland Coal Company President’s Award for the safest mine within the company
2005 Sentinels of Safety – Certificate of Achievement
2005 Westmoreland Coal Company President’s Award for the safest mine within the company
2004 MSHA’s “Certificate of Achievement in Safety” – small surface coal group Sentinels of Safety Program
2004 Westmoreland Coal Company President’s Award for the safest mine within the company
2003 Westmoreland Coal Company President’s Award for the safest mine within the company

Office hours
M-F 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (MDT)

Phone number
406-478-5518

Fax number
406-798-7736

Physical address
33804 County Road 107
Savage, MT 59270

Mailing address
P.O. Box 30
Savage, MT 59262

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