Alrosa sees US$45M maintenance savings in digitalisation

Alrosa sees US$45M maintenance savings in digitalisation

Asset management digitalisation forecast to generate medium-term cost benefits.

Innovation

03 JULY 2020
SUEK flotation technology gives coal a deep clean

SUEK flotation technology gives coal a deep clean

The company said better quality coal will improve its competitive advantage

Plant

26 JUNE 2020
Severstal deploys AI at Cherepovets steel mill

Severstal deploys AI at Cherepovets steel mill

The new system learns not just from historical data, but also from a digital twin.

Plant

25 JUNE 2020
Severstal to spend US$36.2 million on recirculation

Severstal to spend US$36.2 million on recirculation

The firm plans to reduce emissions at the plant by 668,000 tonnes by 2025

Plant

04 JUNE 2020
Uralkali builds stronger bulkhead to boost safety

Uralkali builds stronger bulkhead to boost safety

The first two bulkheads at Solikamsk-1 and Solikamsk-2 fields were waterproofed in the 1980s.

COVID-19 hits Olimpiada, but operation unaffected

COVID-19 hits Olimpiada, but operation unaffected

Polyus, Russia's largest gold producer, has said operations will continue.

Covid-19

12 MAY 2020
Alrosa suspends low-margin diamond mines

Alrosa suspends low-margin diamond mines

The group expects an economic shock due to COVID-19 that will impact on demand.

Surface mining

06 MAY 2020
Siberian coal miner adds UAVs to fleet

Siberian coal miner adds UAVs to fleet

SUEK will use drones for surveying, surveillance

Metso to supply core technology for Pavlik plant

Metso to supply core technology for Pavlik plant

Pavlik Gold has chosen Metso as the key crushing and grinding equipment supplier at its plant

Plant

27 FEBRUARY 2020
FLSmidth receives major grinding solution order

FLSmidth receives major grinding solution order

FLSmidth will supply four production lines of grinding equipment to a copper mine in Russia

Comminution

10 FEBRUARY 2020
Severstal earmarks millions for growth at mines

Severstal earmarks millions for growth at mines

Investment projects focusing on asset development, boosting production

Simulation / Optimisation

10 FEBRUARY 2020
Barloworld on Mongolia buying spree

Barloworld on Mongolia buying spree

Logistics group agrees to pick up all of Wagner Asia, nearly half of SGMS

Supply chain management

07 FEBRUARY 2020