Nornickel partially suspends mines after flooding

Nornickel partially suspends mines after flooding

The mines account for about half of the ore mined annually by Nornickel.

Operational Excellence

25 FEBRUARY 2021
Rajant partners with Russia's CompTek

Rajant partners with Russia's CompTek

Company targeting Russia's surface and underground mining, warehousing and other markets.

Communications

25 FEBRUARY 2021
Alrosa to bring forward Lomonosov restart

Alrosa to bring forward Lomonosov restart

The plant was suspended in October when Alrosa unit Severalmaz switched to seasonal operations.

Life-cycle / End of li...

24 FEBRUARY 2021
Nornickel planning LNG plant for fuel replacement

Nornickel planning LNG plant for fuel replacement

Company is currently developing the technical scope of the LNG plant.

Sustainability

12 FEBRUARY 2021
Polyus switches to 90% renewables

Polyus switches to 90% renewables

Power arrangement for the company's largest producing assets will reduce its emissions by a third

Power / Remote power

11 FEBRUARY 2021
Polyus rolls out COVID-19 vaccine

Polyus rolls out COVID-19 vaccine

Olimpiada in Siberia faced a major outbreak of the virus last year.

Development

09 FEBRUARY 2021
Eurasia's West Kytlim development approved

Eurasia's West Kytlim development approved

West Kytlim will contain the largest soft rock PGM resource globally, says the company.

Development

22 JANUARY 2021
RUSAL and Mingtai partner on low-carbon project

RUSAL and Mingtai partner on low-carbon project

ALLOW has an average carbon footprint of 2.4 tonnes of CO2.

Plant

19 JANUARY 2021
Nordgold expanding flagship mine's capacity

Nordgold expanding flagship mine's capacity

Gross mine contributes over a quarter of Nordgold's overall gold output.

Development

19 JANUARY 2021
Nornickel joins blockchain supply chain initiative

Nornickel joins blockchain supply chain initiative

RSBN was founded by members including IBM, Ford Motor Company and LG Chem.

Supply chain management

15 JANUARY 2021
Metso Outotec wins Russia orders

Metso Outotec wins Russia orders

Greenfield zinc plant project includes an equipment package for zinc concentrate.

Comminution

04 JANUARY 2021
Polyus to add fifth mill at Blagodatnoye

Polyus to add fifth mill at Blagodatnoye

Mill 5 have a processing capacity of 8 million tonnes/year.

Plant

23 DECEMBER 2020