Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) is a subsidiary of Coal India Limited (CIL), an undertaking of the Government of India. CCL manages the nationalized coal mines of the Coal Mines Authority, Central division. CCL is headquartered at Darbhanga House, Ranchi, Jharkhand.
It presently has 62 operative mines (22 underground and 40 opencast) in areas of East Bokaro, West Bokaro, North Karanpura, South Karanpura, Ramgarh Giridih and Hutar.
Their facilities include
7 Washeries (5 Coking Coal and 2 Non-Coking Coal)
1 Central Workshop (Barkakana)
5 Regional Workshops (Jarandih, Tapin North, Dakra, Giridih and Bhurkunda)
CCL earned Mini Ratna status in 2007. Ashok Project, Piparwar Project, Magadh Project and Amrapali Project are among the largest projects of India.