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Dodds Coal Mining Company LTD.
Dodds Coal Mine is located in central Alberta. Approximately 90 kilometers southeast of Edmonton. Dodds supplies heating coal for residential, commercial & agricultural applications, throughout western Canada. Dodds Coal Mine has been operation at its present since since 1908. We are currently constructing a new facility and mine site six kilometer east of the original site. Dodds expects to be in operation at its new site in the fall of 2007.
We offer subituminous 'C' coal in a variety of sizes. The coal is sold F.O.B. the plant, by the kilogram in any quantity the customer chooses. All coal is trucked from the site, as no rail service is available. The vast majority of our customers use less than 50 tonne of coal per year. Larger operations such as hog and poultry operations and greenhouses may use up to a thousand tonne per year. The new mine site has a permit area of 240 hectares and an mine life expectancy of 40 years.
The original mine site is now beginning it final reclamation phase which will have the 100 hectare site developed into " Coal Creek Golf Resort ". This will be an 18 hole championship golf course complete with club house and camping facilities. This phase should be complete by 2011.
Since 1956 the Dodds Coal Mine has been operated by the same family. The third generation is starting to take over with the fourth generation in the wings.
The coal sold at the mine has the following specs.
BTUs per pound : 8000 to 8500
Ash Content : Approximately 8%
Sulphur : less than 0.05%
Moisture : 20 to 25%

Dodds Coal Mining Company LTD.    (780) 663-2285
Dodds Coal Mine is located in central Alberta. Approximately 90 kilometers southeast of Edmonton. Dodds supplies heating coal for residential, commercial & agricultural applications, throughout western Canada. Dodds Coal Mine has been operation at its present since since 1908. We are currently constructing a new facility and mine site six kilometer east of the original site. Dodds expects to be in operation at its new site in the fall of 2007.
We offer subituminous 'C' coal in a variety of sizes. The coal is sold F.O.B. the plant, by the kilogram in any quantity the customer chooses. All coal is trucked from the site, as no rail service is available. The vast majority of our customers use less than 50 tonne of coal per year. Larger operations such as hog and poultry operations and greenhouses may use up to a thousand tonne per year. The new mine site has a permit area of 240 hectares and an mine life expectancy of 40 years.
The original mine site is now beginning it final reclamation phase which will have the 100 hectare site developed into  Coal Creek Golf Resort. This will be an 18 hole championship golf course complete with club house and camping facilities. The golf course is opened and tee time can be booked online at Online Tee Time Bookings 

Since 1956 the Dodds Coal Mine has been operated by the same family. The third generation is starting to take over with the fourth generation in the wings.
The coal sold at the mine has the following specs.
BTUs per pound : 8000 to 8500Ash Content : Approximately 7%,Sulphur : less than 0.05%Moisture : 20 to 25%