Our Mission

Armstrong's mission is to provide a reliable and low cost custom blend of coals to fuel America's future energy needs, and:

  • to become the leading profitable coal mining company in the Western Kentucky region of the Illinois Basin by maintaining safe, low-cost mining operations
  • to maximize the return to shareholders, customers, suppliers and employees
  • to become the most reliable and safe supplier of choice for utilities in the Midwest and Southeast regions, and to pursue export opportunities
  • to achieve award winning compliance with reclamation and environmental standards
  • to become active leaders in the communities we reside in and serve
  • to use practical technology to maximize the productivity, health and safety of our employees