114th RMCMI Meeting & Annual Conference:
June 24-26, 2018
Mine Rescue program will begin on Saturday, June 23, 2018
Vail, Colorado | Hotel Talisa
Katharine MacGregor, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Land and Minerals Management, U.S. Department of Interior (invited)
Charlie Kirk, Founder, Turning Point USA
Colin Marshall, President, CEO, COO, Cloud Peak Energy
Dr. Holly Krutka, VP Coal Generation and Emissions Technology, Peabody Energy
Michael J. Nasi, Partner, Jackson Walker, LLP
Rusty Ashcraft, Partner, Northstar Strategies, LLC
Laura Beverage, Jackson Kelly PLLC
Corey Heaps, Bowie Resource Partners, RMCMI Safety Presentation
Chris McCourt, Mine Manager, Colowyo Coal Company
Randall W. Atkins, Chairman & CEO, RAMACO, LLC
Tom Gray, Energy & Natural Resources Manager, Tetra Tech
Robert Murray, CEO, Murray Energy - Closing Luncheon
ADDITIONAL SPEAKERS TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON
Lodging & Rates
Room reservations are your responsibility; however, if you have any issues when trying to make your hotel reservations, please contact the RMCMI office.
You may call Hotel Talisa directly at 970-476-7111 or 800-420-2424 and request the RMCMI group rate or make your reservations online.
1300 Westhaven Dr
Vail, CO 81657
Click here for online reservations
Superior guest rooms are available for $169/night plus $15.00 resort fee
Deluxe guest rooms are available for $189/night plus $15.00 resort fee
Suites, condos and rental homes are available at varied rates. Please contact RMCMI office for details.
The room rates are available 3 days pre and post conference, but you must call the hotel for those reservations.
The resort fee includes access to the Aria Spa & Club, the sports, fitness and health facility, shuttle service to Lionshead and Vail Villages, and in-room high speed internet access. The shuttles run every 15 minutes to the Village.
Rooms at the Hotel Talisa are almost completely sold out.
There are a few condos available, but not many. Because of this, we
have reserved some overflow rooms at the Vail Marriott, which is .4 miles from
Hotel Talisa. The village shuttle does run between both hotels.
There is also a nice walking path along the Gore River between the two
hotels. If you are unable to reserve a room at Hotel Talisa, please click
the link below for the Vail Marriott. The rates are $199, but there is no
Attendees are from coal, utility, manufacturing, service/suppliers, transportation, consultants, research, education and more.
All adult attendees must have either:
Name tags are required.
Non-members will be charged an additional $200. Speakers, scholars, and students are not required to be members.
Click here for additional conference details & conference brochure
Mine Rescue Program
The Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute is proud to present the 27th Annual Mine Rescue Safety Training & Evaluation during the 114th Conference and Annual Meeting David and Cheryl Evans co-chair the event. The Kern Education Group provides outstanding hands on classes for emergency medical situations. The focus for this year will be: “There is a Safe Way and a Safer Way to do Rescue, we Choose the Safer Way.” Approximately 10 teams will participate in various classes and simulated scenarios to take important training back to their respective operations.
If you are interested in participating in this valuable training, please click here for additional information.
Thank you to our generous sponsors!
Bisti Fuels Company
Bowie Resource Partners, LLC
Cloud Peak Energy
Komatsu Mining Group
North American Coal
Northstar Strategies, LLC
Rhino Resource Partners
Snell & Wilmer
Trapper Mining, Inc.
Western Fuels-Colorado, LLC
Westmoreland Coal Co.