OUR MISSION IS TO PROVIDE THE BEST SERVICE TO OUR CUSTOMERS, WHILE CREATING OPPORTUNITIES FOR OUR EMPLOYEES, COMMUNITY, INVESTORS AND BUSINESS PARTNERS.  WE ARE A PURPOSE DRIVEN COMPANY, ESTABLISHED IN A CULTURE OF SAFETY, INNOVATION AND RESPECT FOR EACH OTHER AND OUR ENVIRONMENT.


White Oak Resources LLC is a privately held coal company headquartered in Hamilton County, Illinois.  Formed in 2006, White Oak has access to over 1.3 billion tons of recoverable coal reserves in Hamilton County. White Oak’s senior management team has extensive experience with many large, diversified operators in the Illinois Basin and world-wide.

In May, 2011, White Oak broke ground on the construction of Mine #1, its first longwall mining operation in Hamilton County.  It will produce over 200 million tons from the Herrin #6 seam.

White Oak's reserves are ideally situated with access to barge and multiple rail options to serve our domestic and international markets.  With high quality reserves, excellent longwall mining conditions, transportation optionality, experienced management, and a best-in-class approach to all we do, White Oak is intent on establishing itself as the premier independent mining operation in the Illinois Basin.