Press Releases

For the fifth consecutive year, Drummond Ltd. was the largest coal producer and exporter in Colombia

La Loma, January 14, 2021 Drummond Ltd. finished the year 2020 with a production of 29,279,646 tons of coal and 29,719,149 tons exported, which places it for the fifth consecutive year as the largest producer and exporter of this mineral in Colombia. Despite the pandemic, a prolonged cycle of low prices in the international coal […]

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Response to Human Rights Accusations

Bogotá, December 17, 2020 Regarding the information that the media published about an accusation by the Attorney General’s Office against two of its executives, Drummond Ltd. is emphatic in stating: Drummond Ltd. and its executives do not have, nor have they ever had any ties with illegal organizations, regardless of their origin. Regarding the accusations […]

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Employee accident

Drummond Ltd. reports that in the early morning of November 30, one of our employees was injured in a work accident at the El Descanso mine. The Company’s emergency protocols were immediately activated and our medical and industrial safety personnel went to the scene of the accident to carry out the corresponding first aid procedures. […]

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Drummond Ltd. Contributes to the Country’s Economic Reactivation by Investing Approximately 5 Million dollars in 100 New Vehicles

La Loma, September 14, 2020 With the objective of generating wellbeing for its employees, and of continuing to contribute to the country’s economic reactivation in the midst of the COVID-19 situation, Drummond Ltd. has invested approximately 5 million dollars in the lease of 100 light vehicles. Starting in the year 2019, the company decided to […]

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Death of Contractor’s Employee

La Loma, September 6, 2020 Drummond Ltd. deeply regrets the death of Efraín Imbreth Tejada, an employee of the Montejo Transport Company, whose death occurred as a result of a work-related accident that occurred yesterday, September 5 at 1:20 P.M. at the Pribbenow Mine facilities. From the moment the event occurred, the protocols for emergency […]

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Drummond Ltd. and Mayors of La Jagua de Ibirico and Chiriguana Reach Agreement on High Impact Projects

La Loma, August 26, 2020 Drummond Ltd. and the mayors of La Jagua de Ibirico and Chiriguana in Cesar concluded a process to reach a consensus on the High Impact Projects described in Clause 29.3.1 of Addendum No. 15 to the La Loma coal exploration and mining contract signed between the National Mining Agency and […]

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Cesar has 500 additional literates after the second phase of
the “Alfabetizate” project

La Loma, August 11, 2020 Despite the difficulties caused by the mandatory quarantine, 500 new students have now completed Cycles I and II for reading, writing, and mathematics competencies as part of the “Alfabetízate, movement in the classroom” project, which has successfully concluded its second phase. Drummond Ltd. develops the project in partnership with Comfacesar. […]

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The fight against COVID-19 needs everyone’s responsibility and commitment

We want to insist to all our workers that the only way to support each other responsibly, to get ahead in this health emergency, is to assume self-care as a responsibility with families, our communities and ourselves. Isolated cases of people who have not complied with biosecurity and public order measures should not overshadow the […]

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Health condition of two Drummond employees with COVID-19 evolves satisfactorily

La Loma, May 28, 2020 In compliance with the commitment to keep our stakeholders informed about the evolution of COVID-19 events in our operations, we inform you that: The employee who was confirmed positive on May 19, resident in the municipality of Chiriguaná, is satisfactorily recovering at his place of residence. The pertinent investigation was […]

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Drummond Employee Tested Positive for Covid-19

La Loma, Cesar, May 20, 2020 After carrying out laboratory tests, we report that one of our employees, a truck operator from the El Descanso mine who is from and resides in the municipality of Chiriguaná, received a positive diagnosis on May 19 for COVID-19. Our employee presented the symptoms on May 14 and was […]

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