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Westmoreland Coal Company operates as an energy company in the United States. The company is engaged in the production and sale of sub-bituminous coal and lignite to plants that generate electricity. It owns six surface coal mines in Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, and Texas. As of December 31, 2013, the company had total proven or probable coal reserves of approximately 514.5 million tons. It is also involved in the production of electricity. The company operates 2 coal-fired power generating units with a total capacity of approximately 230 megawatts in Weldon, North Carolina. Westmoreland Coal Company was founded in 1854 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.

1,370 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/28/14
Founded in 1854

westmoreland coal co (WLB) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Director and Member ...
Total Annual Compensation: $201.9K
Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $289.2K
Executive Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $254.3K
Vice President of Development and Treasurer
Total Annual Compensation: $293.8K
General Counsel of Compliance & Corporate Gov...
Total Annual Compensation: $221.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

westmoreland coal co (WLB) Key Developments

Westmoreland Coal Company Declares Dividend on Preferred Stock, Payable on October 1, 2014

Westmoreland Coal Company announced that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend of $0.53125 per depositary share payable on October 1, 2014 to holders of record as of September 20, 2014. Each depositary share represents one-quarter of a share of the company's Series A Convertible Exchangeable Preferred Stock.

Westmoreland Announces Commencement of Exchange Offer for $425 Million of its 10.75 % Senior Secured Notes Due 2018

Westmoreland Coal Company announced that it has commenced an offer to exchange up to $425,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 10.75% Senior Secured Notes due 2018 that were issued in a private placement on April 28, 2014 for an equal principal amount of its 10.75% Senior Secured Notes due 2018 that have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The exchange offer is being made to satisfy Westmoreland's obligations under a registration rights agreement entered into on April 28, 2014 in connection with the issuance of the Original Notes, and does not represent a new financing transaction. Westmoreland will not receive any proceeds from the exchange offer. The exchange offer will expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on September 26, 2014, unless extended by Westmoreland. Tenders of Original Notes must be validly made at or prior to the expiration time and may be withdrawn at any time prior to the expiration time.

Westmoreland Coal Company Announces Appointment of Terry Bachynski to its Board of Directors

Westmoreland Coal Company announced that Mr. Terry Bachynski from Edmonton, Alberta has been appointed to its board of directors. He will serve until the next Annual Meeting, at which time he will stand for election by the shareholders. Mr. Bachynski is President and CEO of JDEL Associates Ltd., which provides regulatory, environmental, stakeholder, aboriginal and government affairs consulting services to industry for the development and operation of major resource development projects, primarily in Western Canada.


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