Experience & vision

Who We Are

North Coal Limited is a Canadian resource company based in Sparwood, British Columbia dedicated to providing a long-term source of hard coking coal for global markets.

We operate with a small, dedicated and expert team led by seasoned mining and environmental professionals. Our leadership team has decades of experience and expertise in a variety of resource-related disciplines including mining operations, coal production, permitting, water and wildlife management, reclamation, government affairs, community relations, First Nations engagement and economic development, among other areas.

Our business model aligns company goals with community objectives. Our current operational staff live and work in communities where we operate, regularly engage with local residents and support community development. All staff follow responsible mining and environmental practices embracing continuous improvement to manage risks and effectively minimize the impacts of our activities. We work to understand the socio-economic challenges of our communities and target our social investment programs to improve the quality of life in areas where we operate.

Corporate structure

Brian Hill
Brian Hill Executive Director
John Pumphrey
John Pumphrey President
Bill Arling
Bill Arling Director of Environment
David Leslie
David Leslie Manager of Engineering
Novalee Reeves
Novalee Reeves Chief Financial Officer
Robert ‘Stubby’ Williams
Robert ‘Stubby’ Williams First Nations Coordinator