Singareni Collieries Company Limited
) is a government-owned coal mining
company in India
. One of the public sector undertakings
, the company is jointly owned by the Andhra Pradesh government
(51 percent) and the Union Government
(49 percent). The Union Government's administration of the company is through the Ministry of Coal
The company is involved in coal extraction in Andhra Pradesh, in the Pranhita-Godavari Valley region, which has significant coal reserves, with proven geological reserves estimated at 8791 million tonnes.
SCCL was incorporated on December 23, 1920. It currently operates 13 open-pit and 42 underground mines in four districts, employing about 78,000 people.