Riversdale (through its wholly owned subsidiary, Benga Mining) completed the acquisition of the Crowsnest Pass Complex in South West Alberta, Canada on 29 August 2013. The Crowsnest Pass Complex area of South West Alberta has a long history of coal mining and is located within 30 kilometres of the operating steel making coal mines in the Elk Valley, BC.
The Crowsnest Pass Complex includes:
Crowsnest Pass Complex Location
On 23 January 2017, the Government of Alberta advised that it intends to cancel approximately 1,400 hectares of Adanac crown coal leases located within the proposed Castle Provincial Park.