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ABC Coke—Div. of Drummond Co.

ABC Coke is the leading merchant foundry coke producer in the United States, and is known for its high-quality product and long-standing customer relationships. The plant has over 132 ovens, with annual capacity of approximately 730 thousand tons of saleable coke.

DTE Energy Services, Inc.

DTE Energy Co. (NYSE: DTE) is a diversified energy company involved in the development and management of energy-related businesses and services nationwide.

SunCoke Energy, Inc.

SunCoke produces over 5 million tons of high quality metallurgical coke, in the U.S. and Brazil, with its proprietary heat recovery coke making technology. This technology meets or exceeds U.S. EPA Maximum Achievable Control Technology standards, and provides clean cogen energy through the conversion of waste heat.


AK Steel Corp.

AK Steel produces flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steel products, as well as carbon and stainless tubular steel products, for automotive, appliance, construction and manufacturing markets.


ArcelorMittal (NYSE: Mittal Steel NV) is the world's number one steel company, with over 320,000 employees in more than 60 countries. It has led the consolidation of the world steel industry and today ranks as the only truly global steelmaker.

Mountain State Carbon LLC

Mountain State Carbon LLC is a joint venture of RG Steel and Severstal North America, Inc. It has steelmaking and related finishing plants in Steubenville, Mingo Junction, Yorkville and Martins Ferry, OH and Allenport, PA. It is the operating entity of the Mountain State Carbon LLC Coke Plant in Follansbee, WV.

U. S. Steel

United States Steel Corporation, headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa., is an integrated steel producer with major production operations in the United States, Canada and Central Europe and an annual raw steelmaking capability of 31.7 million net tons. The company manufactures a wide range of value-added steel sheet and tubular products for the automotive, appliance, container, industrial machinery, construction, and oil and gas industries.


Drummond Coal Sales, Inc.

Drummond primarily produces low sulfur or compliance coal, meeting Phase II requirements of the 1990 Amendments to the Clean Air Act. The Company's U.S. mining operations are located in Alabama. The international mining operations are located in Colombia, serving customers in both the U.S. and Europe.

Robindale Energy Services, Inc.

Robindale Energy Services is a producer of low and mid volatile coking coal and premium anthracite.

Rosebud Mining Company

The Rosebud Mining Co was founded in 1979 by J. Clifford Forrest with the acquisition of a coal reserve in northern Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, near East Brady. The first mine commenced operations in 1983. Over time, additional reserves, coal preparation plants & companies were acquired & developed. Rosebud Mining Co acquired several individual reserves & coal mines in PA & also expanded into OH. In 2010 Rosebud acquired the assets of Buckeye Industrial Minerals in OH, Parkwood Resouces, Inc & TJS Mining & Associated Co in Western PA. Rosebud is the majority owner & operating partner of a joint venture operating in Indiana & Armstrong Counties of PA. Most recently Rosebud acquired the assets of Amfire Mining Co in PA from the parent company, Alpha Natural Resources. Today Rosebud owns & operates 28 underground mines, 9 coal preparation plants & several surface mines mining high quality low volatile, medium volatile & class A & B high volatile metallurgical coals & thermal coals, supplying the regional & tri-state electrical generation markets employing approx. 1300 people in PA & the eastern OH coal fields. Rosebud Mining Co is still owned & operated by Cliff Forrest.


Hickman, Williams & Company

Employee owned company that primarily sells metallurgical coke to the foundry, steel, and industrial markets. Processing division provides byproduct screening for coke breeze, nut coke, and buckwheat coke; coke drying; and rescreening of stocked blast furnace coke.

Mid-Continent Coal and Coke Company

International buyer and seller of all metallurgical and petroleum coke products, including coke breeze, nut coke, and blast furnace coke. Operates 13 screening and loading facilities in North America.

Xcoal Energy & Resources

Xcoal Energy & Resources is involved in the marketing and production of metallurgical and thermal coal. Xcoal is also involved in mine development, mine financing and related infrastructure projects.



Coopers Creek Chemical Corp.

Coopers Creek Chemical Corporation is a refiner of Crude Coal Tar. Crude Coal tar is a by-product of the Metallurgical Coke making process. Our products include Coal Tar, Coal Tar Pitches, Coal Tar Pitch Cutbacks, Distillate Oils and Creosote. Along with our bulk products we manufacture Asphalt and Coal Tar based protective coatings. Many of these coatings are sold under private label agreement with some of the largest paint manufacturers in the world.

Koppers, Inc.

Koppers is a global company and a leading integrated producer of chemicals, carbon compounds, and treated wood products for the aluminum, steel, chemical, rubber, railroad and utility industries.

Lone Star Specialties, LLC

Lone Star coal tar coatings are products of carefully chosen coal tars having low carbon values, carefully blended with mineral fillers, carbon plasticizers and selected grades of heavy oils and solvents distilled from coal tar.

Arbor Preservative Systems

Arbor Preservative Systems manufactures refined coal tar products such as RT-12 used in pavement sealer and coal tar pitch for roofing. Our distillate products include P1 creosote, P2 creosote solution and naphthalene oil. In addition, we serve the railroad industry with quality treated wood products, switching and track maintenance services, and environmentally friendly railroad tie pickup and disposal solutions.

Rain Carbon Canada Inc.



AKJ Steel Industries, Inc.

Provides patented process recycling services for tar decanter sludge and other hazardous and non-harzardous wastes to the coke. Supplies dust control and freeze conditioning programs to coke plants and mining operations through its chemical division.


Avalotis Corporation is a leading industrial services provider, serving the United States, Central America and the Caribbean for 50 years. We offer specialized industrial services including surface preparation and abatement, painting protective coatings, specialty coatings and linings, flooring systems, scaffolding and containment, and related services. 

Bisco Refractories

Bisco Refractories services the refractory installation and maintenance needs of American iron and steel producers. Bisco Refractories' project managers are refractory experts with the experience needed to plan and execute installations in even the most complex industrial environments. They manage and facilitate emergency repairs, planned shutdowns, and new builds. They are expert craftsmen dedicated to project success and customer satisfaction.


ChemTreat is one of the world’s largest providers of water treatment products and services. Our proprietary solutions allow our customers to reduce water, chemical, and energy costs, extend asset life, improve process operations, and reduce downtime. We have expertise in a variety of industries, including automotive, food and beverage, chemical, fuel processing, metals, mining, power, pulp and paper, and textiles. Our company has developed a robust product portfolio for the prevention of corrosion, scale, and bio-fouling in critical heat transfer systems and advanced polymers for industrial wastewater.


Fosbel, Inc.

General coke oven refractories repairs, including ceramic welding (patented), brick repair/replacement, gunning, consumable refractories, heating consultation, and micowall end flue repair system (patented).


JT THORPE is a company of engineers and contractors of refractory, fireproofing, acid proofing, and coatings services. JT THORPE performs refractory maintenance and capital work on both traditional coke batteries and heat recovery coke batteries in addition to providing refractory services to other plant areas for our integrated steel partners.


JR Industrial, Inc.

JR Industrial, Inc. is a primary maintenance and construction provider for coke companies. The company has 26 years of experience in the coke plant industry. JR Industrial's workforce consists of long term employees who are very proficient in pipework, ironwork, equipment and civil endeavors.


M. Dusel, Inc.


ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions

Complete engineering services for the cokemaking industry, including inspections, feasibility studies, design/process engineering, procurement; and construction for coke oven batteries, byproduct facilities, oven machinery, coke quenching, and non-recovery coke ovens including battery repairs (technology, execution, maintenance).

Resco Products, Inc.

Resco Products, Inc. manufactures numerous products for various industries. The company offers a wide array of solutions for the foundry, aluminum, boiler, cement, incinerator and steel industries.


Vanocur Refractories, LLC is engaged in the manufacture and repair of coke ovens using their patented coke oven repair technology. Vanocur Refractories works alongside companies to craft a customized solution that will, once implemented, mitigate loss during the repair/install process and maximize productivity.

 Wilson Industrial Sales Company

Supplier of chemicals such as sulfuric acid to coke plants, and purchaser of byproducts such as ammonium sulfate, anhydrous ammonia, aqua ammonia, and sulfur.


This page last updated on February 16, 2021